We've all been struck by the Korean Beauty Gods. Who doesn't love flawless skin and the Korean beauty world is anything but short of it. Be it their 40-step skincare routine or their knack for makeup products, South Koreans are obsessed with looking perfect. Thanks to them, we've been bitten by the same bug and are just obsessed with it. Some of the commonly used ingredients in most Korean beauty products are Aloe, green tea extracts and volcanic ash, all that comes mostly from Jeju Island. These ingredients are known for their deep cleansing and reduction of pore sizes that comes mostly with dirt, excessive sweat and oil. Vitamin C is one of the most popularly found ingredients in skin serums which are lightweight in the formula and helps in cell regeneration, lightening blemishes and promoting a glowing skin.
One of the many reasons K-beauty is known for their anti-ageing effects is because bamboo extracts play a huge role in delaying the decay of blood cells. So, if your salon appointments are exploiting too much of your time and money, just get your hands on some of the best Korean Beauty products that will change the way you care for your skin.
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Indulge in an at-home spa treatment with these popular skincare products from the world of K-Beauty.
1. Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Pore Cleansing Foam
The volcanic ashes extracted from Jeju Island in South Korea have anti-oxidants that are known for deep cleansing of the skin. The volcanic clusters in the formula attract excess sebum and dirt deep within the pore to give you a clear blackhead-free skin.
This cleansing foam is best suited for oily skin with larger open pores to affect better on the acne and blackheads.
This product may not be beneficial for someone who has normal to dry skin which is not acne-prone.
2. Pilgrim Mild Face Wash Cleanser
Pilgrim is an Indian brand that has brought the Korea beauty technology to the Indian forefront. The deep cleansing face wash attacks deeply penetrated dirt by gently removing it. It prevents acne breakouts by unclogging pores and reduces blemishes thanks to the white lotus extract in it.
100% Vegan and cruelty free product
Mild cleanser that is less likely to harm the texture of the skin.
Best suited for oily skin and hence, those with dry skin can avoid the product.
3. The Face Shop Rice Ceramide Moisturizing Emulsion
Rice extracts have an anti-ageing property that also fights against pigmentation. This emulsifying moisturizer battles 2 skin issues at a time while hydrating the skin simultaneously to brighten the skin.
Lightweight formula which is easily absorbed into the skin that can also be used during the day time very comfortably
If you have oily skin, this product may not be beneficial for you
4. TONYMOLY The Chok Chok Green Tea Watery Cream
Green tea tree extract is one of the most popularly known ingredients for those who have acne prone skin. It cleanses the pores and lightens blemishes just as easily as applying this lightweight formula is. This cream is a light watery consistency that helps in absorbing in the skin seamlessly while also keeping it hydrated.
Lightweight consistency built for oily skin that doesn't seem product heavy on the skin
Excessive use may clog pores
5. Etude House Moistfull Collagen Cream
Excessive dirt and pollution can dry out the skin which makes moisturizing an important part of your skincare regime. The Etude House Moistfull Collagen Cream is one of the best moisturizing creams in the business that leaves a natural glow on your skin once the skin is thoroughly repaired.
Moisturises even the most dry and sensitive skin
This product may not be advisable for those of who have oily acne-prone skin
6. The Face Shop Unisex Real Nature Bestseller Combo
A quick spa treatment while bingeing on your favourite show was never easier until now. The goodness of rice extract that helps in anti-ageing, the olive oil that gives a boost of moisture in one go, the pomegranate provides that fruity freshness to add like to dull skin and the green tea extract and aloe works on acne-prone skin; in just one sheet mask!
You can always use a said sheet mask as per what your skin is lacking at the point making this combo a convenient way to all in one go.
Those with a particular skin type may not benefit from all the sheet masks
7. Innisfree Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask
Many times our skin requires some tender love and care due to our fast paced life. A weekend is a great excuse for a little self-spa session where you sit with your Volcanic Pore Clay Mask that removes excess dirt from the pores by unclogging them that may have been built up over the rest of the weak.
Deep cleanses the pores removing excess dirt and oil
Excessive use of the product may remove essential skin cells and oils that is important for cell regrowth
8. KOCOSTAR Waffle Cleansing Pad - Tea Tree
These waffle shaped cleansing pads are soaked in tea tree extract that removes dirt and unclogs pores. The convenient cleansing pads can be used as a toner post a wash or as makeup cleansing pads as well while hydrating the skin as well.
It is convenient use and doubles up as a makeup remover as well
Normal to oily skin may only use this as a makeup removing pad and not as a toner for the skin
9. Innisfree Green Tea Seed Serum
One of the best-selling products from Innisfree, the green tea seed serum removes blemishes seamlessly. The little going a long way is a philosophy best emphasized by this product that can be used occasionally or whenever the skin requires it.
Easily lightens blemishes and evens skin tone
This may not work for some specific skin types like combination skin types.
10. Etude House Moistfull Collagen Skin Freshener
Toners are an essential skincare product is often neglected. The Etude House Moistfull Collagen Skin Freshener adds a boost of moisture to dull skin and with regular use one can easily spot a natural glow eventually.
An instant boost of moisture that replenishes skin's lost sheen
Those with oily acne prone skin can easily avoid this product.
11. Pilgrim Vitamin C Serum For Face
Vitamin C as mentioned before is an important skin repair component that helps in cell growth and brightening the skin. This oil based serum repairs the skin at night with the goodness of Vitamin C where a less is more attitude works best.
Vitamin C is a good source to repair dead cells and this serum does just that.
Those with oily skin should use a water based serum instead.
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