Attention K-Beauty seekers! Apart from being famous for their female golfers, tech gizmos and gamers, Korean beauty is at the cutting edge of innovation. Korean consumers use almost ten-15 products daily in their ten-step daily beauty routine. It’s obviously working. The K-Beauty market is flooded with countless products, so how’s a girl to pick? From skin care to quirky makeup products, here are the top K-Beauty’s cult products you simply have to get your hands on.
Freeset Donkey Milk Mask
I know it doesn’t sound very appealing, but donkey milk is packed with skin whitening ingredients like Vitamin C. Donkey milk has become popular because it’s gentle and soothing for sensitive skin. Luckily the mask doesn’t not smell like anything like manure!
Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask
Who doesn’t like bubbles? This bubble clay mask took social media by storm. The mask not only fizzes and foams on your face but gradually starts forming bubbles. It’s packed with the goodness of Charcoal that gently cleanses, exfoliates and unclogs pores. The bubbles slough off dead skin and leave your skin replenished and healthy.
IOPE Air Cushion Sunblock XP [SPF 50/PA+++]
The cushion packaging was born in Korea and has been a rage world over. This uber-popular foundation is all you will ever need to cover very blemish. It also hydrates and provides your skin with the hydration and sun protection it needs. Plus, it gives your face a natural, untouched glow.
Leaders Skincare Sheet Mask
This mask promises an instantly refreshed, hydrated and soothed complexion. Leader Masks are the most popular brand in Korea, mainly because the ingredients seep into skin almost instantly. Each mask is targeted to cure a certain skin concern.
Anti-Aging Jade Therapy and Argan Anti-Wrinkle Treatment Set
Increase your facial Chi with this Jade roller. This century old method enhances and refines skin elasticity and stimulates the meridian points of your facial Chi. The stone is believed to have mystical powers and is considered a symbol of beauty, grace and longevity. The cooling effect in the stone helps close pores and tighten skin.
The Face Shop Jeju Volcanic Lava Pore Mud Pack
This mud pack contains volcanic ash from Jeju island in South Korea, which protects your skin from pollution, making it clean and clear. The face pack absorbs excess sebum and deep cleans pores. The volcanic ash draws out impurities without stripping skin of natural oils.
SkinFood Black Sugar Mask
SkinFood is known to create products commonly found in your pantry. This antioxidant-rich mask is choc-a-bloc with the goodness of brown sugar and hydrates and refreshes your skin. Massage the formula on your face to gently exfoliate surface dull skin. Rinse off to reveal a soft, smooth, glowing compleion.
Too Cool For School Dinoplatz Lip Balm
As cute as this looks it works wonders for your lips too. This soft cushiony jelly lip balm is infused with the goodness of Argan and Evening Primrose Oil to keep you lips flake-free, plump, smooth and supple. These are available in universally flattering shades for you to pick your favorite.
AH Much Real My Cushion Blusher
The cushion trend did not just end with foundation and concealer. This cushion blush is part cream, part blush, and super easy to apply. The blush comes with a cushion attachment which spreads the formula evenly on your cheeks for an instant flush.
Laneige Firming Sleeping Mask
Rejuvenate your skin while you snooze with this overnight firming mask. It is enhanced with the goodness of Orange, Rose and Sandalwood to de-stress your body and mind. Designed to restore skin elasticity and firmness.
Mizon Snail Cream
Snail cream sounds strange and yes, it is but…once you get over the squeamishness you’ll realize what a prize this is. The cream contains protein, elastin, and hyaluronic acid, all of which are great for your skin. This Mizon product is one of the most popular in Korea and promises to repair and tighten skin.
TonyMoly Strawberry 3 Step Nose Pack
TonyMoly’s three-step strip tackles blackheads and cleanses bacterial build up in pores. These strips are enriched with the goodness of Witch Hazel, Sage Leaf, Lemon and Green Tea Extracts to tighten and cleanse pores all the while moisturizing skin with a delicious waft of strawberry milk.
Holika Holika Golden Monkey Glamour Lip 3-Step Kit
This iconic three-step kit is the easiest way to perfect your pucker. All you need is this super simple three-step formula to transform chapped lips into an oh-so-soft and supple pout. These lip masks are infused with Hyaluronic Acid, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Shea Butter and Jojoba Seed Oil to ensure smooth skin.
Too Cool for School Egg Mousse Pack
No more messy, eggy and smelly home-made face masks. Egg white brightens and tightens skin, while the egg yolk moisturizes at a cellular level. This egg mask is sure to transform rough, dull skin into smooth and radiant skin without the mess and smell.
Belif The True Cream Aqua Bomb
This gel cream is packed with Antioxidants, Plantain and Oat Husk to give your skin a burst of hydration. The cream can be used by day or night. It also minimizes the appearance of enlarged pores, and improves skin elasticity
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