The History of Whoo

Gongjinhyang Jin Hae Yoon Cushion Sun Balm SPF50+/PA+++

The History of Whoo – Gongjinhyang Jin Hae Yoon Cushion Sun Balm SPF50+/PA+++

Product overview

Brand: The History of Whoo
Product Name: Gongjinhyang Jin Hae Yoon Cushion Sun Balm SPF50+/PA+++
Korean Product Name: 공진향 진해윤 올인원 쿠션선밤 SPF50+/PA+++
UV Protection: SPF50+/PA+++
Water Resistance: Not water resistant
Capacity: 13g
Formulated by: LG Household & Health Care
Manufactured by: LG Household & Health Care
Distributed by: LG Household & Health Care
Country of Manufacture: South Korea
Functional Cosmetic Certifications: UV Protection, Whitening, Anti-Wrinkle
Original Retail Price: 65,000 KRW
Date of Release: April 2014
Shelf life: 3 years before opening. 12 months after opening.

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Sunscreen type: Hybrid (organic + UV inorganic filters)
UV filters:
Titanium Dioxide, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate
Notable allergens: Essential Oils, Fragrance, Mica, Talc.

Mica, Titanium Dioxide, Dimethicone, Triethylhexanoin, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, Arbutin, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Iron Oxide Yellow, Glyceryl Caprylate, Distearyldimonium Chloride, Aluminum Hydroxide, Stearic Acid, Diphenylsiloxy Phenyl Trimethicone, Triethoxysilylethyl Polydimethylsiloxyethyl Hexyl Dimethicone, Silica, Cedrol, Tin Oxide, Aminobutyric Acid, Water, Atractylodes Japonica Root Oil, Caprylyl Glycol, Angelica Acutiloba Root Extract, Cornus Officinalis Fruit Extract, Velvet Extract, Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Extract, Gold, Talc, Amber Powder, Fragrance, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone, Benzyl Salicylate, Citronellol, Geraniol, Hydroxycitronellal, Limonene, Linalool, Iron Oxide Red, Iron Oxide Black

마이카, 티타늄디옥사이드,디메치콘,트리에칠헥사노인,폴리메칠메타크릴레이트,디메치콘/비닐디메치콘크로스폴리머,에칠헥실메톡시신나메이트,알부틴,합성플루오르플로고파이트,황색산화철,글리세릴카프릴레이트,디스테아릴디모늄클로라이드,알루미늄하이드록사이드,스테아릭애씨드,디페닐실록시페닐트리메치콘,트리에톡시실릴에칠폴리디메칠실록시에칠헥실디메치콘,실리카,세드롤,틴옥사이드, 아미노부티릭애씨드,정제수,백출오일,카프릴릴글라이콜,일당귀추출물,산수유추출물,녹용추출물,선백리향추출물,금,탤크,호박가루,향료,알파-아이소메틸아이오논,벤질살리실레이트,시트로넬올 , 제라니올, 하이드록시시트로넬알,리모넨, 리날룰,적색산화철,흑색산화철

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Product description

“Gongjinhyang Jin Hae Yoon Cushion Sun Balm” is an all-in-one balm sunscreen cushion that combines the hydrating properties of a foundation with the smooth finish of a powder to create a supple, smooth and radiant complexion all at once. 

The sunscreen shields skin against UV rays while offering natural skin correction and promoting a lasting, youthful glow with improved elasticity and smoothness.

  • Sebum-absorbing sunscreen balm that keeps skin smooth, supple and radiant for 24 hours. 
  • Boasts a large puff applicator to ensure thorough application.
  • Sunscreen balm with a soft, hydrating formula that is neither sticky nor drying.

⬥ Ingredient story

“Gongjinhyang Jin Hae Yoon Cushion Sun Balm” was formulated following Hanbang principles:

  • Qing Shu (청서, 清暑) – A therapeutic method known to clear excess heat in the skin (representative ingredient in the product: Pumpkin).
  • Purge Fire (사화,瀉火) – A therapeutic method of removing pathogenic fire by using bitter-cold medicinal remedies (representative ingredient in the product: Gold).
  • Nourish yin and moisten dryness (자윤, 滋潤) – A therapeutic method of nourishing yin, clearing heat, increasing fluids and moisten dryness (representative ingredients in the product: Angelica, Cornus Officinalis).
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Use at the last step of your skin care routine or for re-applications during the day.

Take an adequate amount of product using the provided puff and apply it over your face with gentle pats. Make sure to apply an additional layer to the areas most exposed to UV rays, such as cheekbones and nose.

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  1. General precautions:
    • Immediately consult a dermatologist if symptoms such as red blotches, swelling and/or itchiness appear while using the product, or in case such symptoms appear when the skin is exposed to direct sunlight after use.
    • Do not use the product on open wounds.
    • Storage and handling precautions:
      • Keep out of the reach of children.
      • Keep away from direct sunlight.
  2. Be careful to avoid the product going into your eyes. In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with clean water.
  3. Use only for the intended purpose.
  4. Do not mix with other substances.
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Other editions and formulations

  • Gongjinhyang Fresh Sun Cream SPF50+/PA++++ [launched: June 2022, formulated and manufactured by: LG Household & Health Care]
  • Gongjinhyang Jin Hae Yoon Sun Cream SPF50+/PA+++ [Launched: February 2018, formulated and manufactured by: LG Household & Health Care]
  • Gongjinhyang Jin Hae Yoon Sun Cream SPF50+/PA+++ [Launched: January 2004, formulated and manufactured by: LG Household & Health Care]
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Source: The History of Whoo official website and official product packaging
Translation: © 2024 Odile Monod. You may not reproduce the above translation for commercial purposes without the express written consent of the translator.

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