Snail mucin or mucus is the latest hype in skincare realm. Its benefits include smoothening out wrinkles, minimizing scars & healing damaged skin. Many skincare bloggers are hopping on the trend and raving about its moisturising properties. Contrary to popular belief, snails are not killed in the process of extracting their mucus. No matter the process of extraction, this product certainly does not qualify as vegan or cruelty free.