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Pregnancy Safe Skincare from Mediheal

Pregnancy Safe Skincare from Mediheal

Pregnancy safe beauty products can be super difficult and confusing. I have an entire guide devoted to what products are safe to use while pregnant including information on what ingredients to avoid while pregnant and a huge list of pregnancy safe skincare products. The list has gotten so large that I’ve decided to start listing brands in their own individual posts.

Here you’ll find pregnancy safe products from Mediheal as of 3/11/2020. If it is not safe, I’ll tell you why. All of the products meet my pregnancy safe criteria. If they release a new product that is not listed here, please comment below and I will add it. Note I will link to every product directly to avoid confusion. You’ll know exactly which product I mean.

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I try to review all of the products that I can when I publish a list. Note, I am in the US and I only have access to US products. Please don’t be rude if I skipped your favorite cleanser, when items are out of stock sometimes they aren’t on the brand’s site, or maybe you are in Asia and I am in the US.

I reserve the comments on each post for reviews of product from that brand, this makes it easier for others to find products later. Please only ask about Mediheal on this post, I will delete other product questions. You can find other brands here. If your brand is not included, please ask on the brand list post.

Please note, I have reviewed all of the Mediheal products that I found with ingredient lists that I trusted. I did look at YesStyle, but they had grouped many masks together and then had the same ingredient list for all of them…. I didn’t think this was right. If your favorite isn’t here, please provide an ingredient list in the comments.

Pregnancy Safe Products from Mediheal


Not Safe for Pregnancy, Ok for Nursing

• Collagen Essential Lifting & Firming Sheet Mask (at SokoGlam): Willow Bark, Licorice Root
• Hydro Advanced Capsule Hydration Treatment Sheet Mask (at SokoGlam): Willow Bark
• Tea Tree Essential Blemish Control Sheet Mask (at SokoGlam): Willow Bark, Licorice Root
• W.H.P Brightening & Hydrating Charcoal Sheet Mask (at SokoGlam): Licorice Root

Not Safe for Pregnancy or Nursing

Note I’m including products with retinoids here, as those are a bit iffy. It depends on how conservative you want to be while nursing (still absolutely contraindicated while pregnant). Refer to my post on ingredients to avoid while nursing for more discussion.

• D.N.A Hydrating Protein Sheet Mask (at SokoGlam): Licorice Root, Retinoid
• Intensive Pore Clean Cleansing Foam (Charcoal) (at SokoGlam): Retinoid

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  1. 6.5.20
    Indah Primasari said:

    Could you please review the ingredients from mediheal ipi sheet mask with ingredients below :

    Ingredients: Water; Glycerin; Propanediol; Niacinamide; 1;2-Hexanediol; Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract; Butylene Glycol; Xanthan Gum; panthenol; Trehalose; Betaine; Carbomer; Arginine; Polysorbate 80; Allantoin; Disodium EDTA; Boswellia Serrata Resin Extract; Tocopheryl Acetate; Sodium Ascorbyl Phospate; Ethylhexylglycerin; Rosa Centifolia Flower Water; Wine Extract; Coffea Arabica (Coffee) Seed Extract; Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Extract; Morus Alba Bark Extract; Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract; Diospyros Kaki Leaf Extract; Glutathione; Fragrance.

    Thank You

    • 6.5.20
      15mins said:

      This has willow bark. Ok for nursing but not pregnancy

      • 6.26.20
        Nicole said:

        Hello I’ve been checking your site time and time again while I was pregnant up to now that I’m 5mo postpartum. 🙂

        I’d like to ask if Mediheal Vita Lightbeam Mask is safe for nursing/breastfeeding moms. Here’s the ingredient list:

        Water, Butylene Glycol, Niacinamide, Glycerin, Morus Alba Bark Extract, Zanthoxylum Piperitum Fruit Extract, Pulsatilla Koreana Extract, Usnea Barbata (Lichen) Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Scutellaria Baicalensis Root Extract, Polygonum Cuspidatum Root Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis(Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita(Matricaria) Flower Extract, Centella Asiatica Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra(Licorice) Root Extract, Rosa Damascena Flower Oil, Sodium Hyaluronate, Arbutin, Diospyros Kaki Calyx Extract, PEG-60 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Disodium EDTA

        Thank you very much!

        • 6.26.20
          Christine said:

          This has licorice root, fine for nursing but not pregnancy

  2. 6.10.20
    Isabelle Liu said:

    Hello Doctor! What an awesome website! I just found out I’m pregnant and was wondering if there is a need for me to change up my skincare when I found your website. I’m a big user of Mediheal sheet masks so am a little bummed to see that there is none safe for pregnancy. Just to be sure though since these ones below are not on your list above specifically, will you be so kind to let me know if the masks below are unsafe during pregnancy (and nursing)? Thank you so so much in advance!

    1. Mediheal N.M.F Aquaring Ampoule Mask
    Water, Glycereth-26, PEG/PPG-17/6 Copolymer, Glycerin, Sodium Hyaluronate, 1,2-Hexanediol, Hydroxyethyl Urea, Rosa Centifolia Flower Water, Fomes Officinalis (Mushroom) Extract, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Seed Extract, Glutamine Glutamic Acid, Arginine, Alanine, Phenylalanine, Proline, Portulaca Oleracea Extract, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Beta-Glucan, Xanthan Gum, Butylene Glycol, Boswellia Serrata Resin Extract, Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract, Panthenol, Trehalose, Betaine, Carbomer, Allantoin, Polysorbate 80, Adenosine, Disodium EDTA, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Fragrance, Polyglutamic Acid

    2. Mediheal H.D.P Pore-Stamping Black Mask
    Water, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Punica Granatum Fruit Exxtract, Caulerpa Lentillifera Extract, PEG-60 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Triethanolamine, Carbomer, Methylparaben, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Charcoal Powder, Fomes Officinalis (Mushroom) Extract, Adenosine, Disodium EDTA, phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Allantoin, Dipotassium Glycryrrhizate, Natto Gum, Fragrance, Propylparaben, Camellia Sinensis Callus Culture Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Wheat Amino Acids, Mineral Water, Zinc PCA, Pulsatilla Koreana Extract, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Zanthoxylum Piperitum Fruit Extract, Xanthan Gum, Usnea Barbata (Lichen) Extract, lecithin

    Thank again for your time!

    • 6.11.20
      15mins said:

      I felt like they had a huge number of sheet masks, for sure a bunch would be safe?! 🙁
      Neither of these are safe either. The first has willow bark and the second has licorice root. Both are fine for nursing.

      • 6.11.20
        Isabelle Liu said:

        Thank you so much for responding. 🙂 Yea, they have so many but seems like most have either willow bark or licorice root. I’m planning to change up to using the Innisfree Real Squeeze ones (saw your comment on the Innisfree post). Thanks again for your help!

  3. 7.2.20
    tatchan.chan said:

    Hello Doctor,

    Could you please review the ingredients from Mediheal Bio Seconderm Mask Light with ingredients below :

    Water, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Glycereth-26, Alcohol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Glyceryl Polyacrylate, Niacinamide, Arbutin, Dipropylene Glycol, Morus Alba Bark Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Portulaca Oleracea Extract, Vaccinium Angustifolium (Blueberry) Fruit Extract, Prunus Serrulata Flower Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Extract, Rose Extract, Glutathione, Rosa Centifolia Flower Water, Fomes Officinalis (Mushroom) Extract, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Seed Extract, Glutamine, Glutamic Acid, Arginine, Alanine, Phenylalanine, Proline, Ethylhexylglycerin, Diethoxyethyl Succinate, PEG-60 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract, Boswellia Serrata Resin Extract, Betaine, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Carbomer, Phenyl Trimethicone, Potassium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Elaeagnus Glabra Extract, Propanediol, Glyceryl Caprylate, Geranium Maculatum Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil, Cymbopogon Nardus (Citronella) Oil, Lavandula Hybrida Oil, Pogostemon Cablin Oil, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Leaf Oil, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Oil
    Capsule: Water, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, 1,2-Hexanediol, Glutathione, Sodium Polyacrylate, Ethylhexylglycerin

    Thank you so much!

    • 7.2.20
      Christine said:

      This has licorice root, willow bark and is not safe for pregnancy. It is fine for nursing.

      • 7.5.20
        tatchan.chan said:

        Thanks for your reply ^^