Monday, September 6, 2010

Product Review: My Beauty Diary Yogurt Mask 我的美丽日记優酪乳奈米面膜

At a Glance:
Price: RM3 (approx. US$0.83)
Weight: NA
Made in: Taiwan
Likes: Moisturizes and brightens skin well, skin feels firm after using!
Gripes: Broke me out and made my skin super sensitive, stung my face a bit, not a fan of the scent, not available locally at a reasonable price.
Repurchase: No
Jenn's Rating: 2.5 stars! Like the effect but it wrecked havoc on my skin! :(


Product Description

Translation (Please correct if you spot any errors!! My Chinese is really rusty!!):

Effective for: Oil control and clarifying skin
Suitable for: All skintypes, especially oily skin with enlarged pores

Directions: After cleansing and toning, remove the protective covering and place mask on face for 20-30 minutes then remove. If there is any residue on your face, you can massage it with your fingers to aid absorption. There is no need to rinse off. Follow with your usual moisturizer / serum after to lock in moisture.

To Note: Place product in places out of reach by young children to avoid being mistakenly eaten (lol!! XD). If there are signs that this product is not suited for you or rashes / swelling, discontinue use immediately and consult a doctor. Do not use on injured skin or if you have rashes / swelling. Not suitable for infants and young children. If you have sensitive skin, please perform a patch test prior to using. If there is no adverse reaction from the test, you may use this mask.

Storage: Place in a cool dark place away from direct sunlight.

Manufacturing Date: Effective date: printed on pack.

Product Description on their website:

Main ingredients:
- deeply nourishes and maintains fresh skin condition and moisture content
witch hazel
- soothes, moisturizes deeper stratum of skin
hyaluronic acid
- prevents moisture evaporatoin; nourishes stratum corneum of skin

Appeals / characteristics:
reduces sebum secretion; repairing, moisturizing, nourishingfor use on normal skin, especially recommended for oily skin

Actual Product Pic:

Texture & Scent:
This mask very wet, and remains so until the end of the 30 minute mark! :D I like that this one doesn't leave a sticky feeling behind. However, it stung my face! :(

This one smells like antibiotic syrup again!! Not my favourite scent but thankfully it's quite mild! :P


This mask is individually packed into a foil wrapping like your usual sheet masks. It also comes in a box of 2 or 10!

This mask is a little big for my face around the mouth part as usual:

Ignore the Nexcare acne patch on my chin! :P

Time Test:
20-30 minutes, which is a little longer than what i'd like!

Price & Availability:
This mask is priced at about RM3 each depending on seller. You can get this from Guardian too for a high price of RM16.90 for two, or RM59.90 for a box of 10.

This is a great firming mask - so i guess i'll use it when the skin of my face feels "saggy"!! lol!! XD

My $0.02:

This is the last MBD mask in my stash!! Hurrah i've used them all!! lol!! :D

Like most of the other masks from this range, this one did perform well!! It brightens my skin and moisturizes well. This also did made my face felt firmer! lol!! :D

However, this one stung my face from the 5th minute onwards until I removed the mask, so it's not the most pleasant experience i've had with a sheet mask!

This is how i look after using this mask:

Check out my reddish face from the stinging! And my skin was super sensitive for a few days after... even gently touching my face hurts! I got tiny bumps all over my face too! :(

This being a yogurt mask makes me anticipate a sourish, maybe sweetish scent to it (much like the Strawberry Yogurt one from this line), but was instead greeted with a sickly sweet scent much like the antibotic syrup i had when i was a child! Ewww! 

So in a nutshell, while i think that this mask performs quite well, but i'm staying very far away from this because it broke me out and made my skin super sensitive! :(

Credit: Product photo from


  1. I always hear good things about these masks, but they are not available where I live, as far as I know )=

  2. Thanks for the heads up! I'm always weary of new mask types, but Aloe has been by far my favorite My Beauty Diary mask! lol.

  3. Oh wow, i hate it when something as simple as a sheet mask goes wrong. And i hate it more when they break me out! Thanks for the review! ( :

  4. I seriously think your skin looks better and better, masks after masks!

  5. This dry me out big time. I get painful cheeks too. :(

  6. Ouch!! We'll both stay away from this product together then!! >.<


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