▍About The Alter

▋ Origins

Hi there! This is  the founder of  The Alter, Lynn!
And I'm from a small city in Taiwan, Yi-lan.

During my Uni life, I spent my time either in the cosmestic lab
experienting or in the juvenile rehabitation institution helping the

After graduation, I kept on my master studies in the
Laboratory Medicine and Biotechnology Department. Time flies, and I'd been in the lab playground for 15 years!

More than ten years in the cosmestic field, I've been developing and researching.

I started The Alter with the intention of helping my grandma. 

Since my grandma found nothing is moisturizing for her dehydrated skin, even a thick cream or lotion can not nourish her face. 

As a cosmestic expert, I have the responsiblity to solve her problem!

▋ The Alter's Minimalism Theory

This is where I started: oil!

To satisfied my grandma, this oil must be really moisturizing, and has a
charming scent, last but not least, it must be absorb quickly and deeply
nourishes the skin.

After great efforts of researching and adjusting, finally, I made the
product that satisfied her, and it does provides deep moisture unlike
the lotion which only boost some moisture level on the surface of the

Then it strikes me: my grandma likes it, why not let others to try?

▋The Born of The Alter

That is how "The Alter" was born.

To start with, I chose Neroli Essence Oil as my first released product.

Since it was where it begins, and symbolizes our belif--Alturism.

Having faith in Alturism, we insist on making minimalism skincare,
to benefit more and more people by spreading our minimalism
skincare theory.

Skincare can be simple, within two steps--​one water-based and one oil-based product!

Check out our products to learn more about us!


▋ Moisturzing, Nourishing, Repairing