Top 10 Korean Skin Care Products
Listing the best korean skin care products can only be perfect to be done by korean people or foreigner living in Korea. So, korean beauty youtubers Joankeem (left) and her foreigner friend, Edward (right), will share their top korean skin care products, 5 each thus make the list of 10 items in total.
#1 Etude House Skin Malgǝm Smoother
The first product, as you can see from the picture above, is the Etude House Skin Malgǝm Smoother. It’s basically an exfoliating toner that you can use after you cleanse your face. This product is also essential to keep the pH balance of the skin.
#2 SKINFOOD Strawberry Black Sugar Mask
Masks are one of the most crucial product to use to maintain great skin. Korean skin care brands makes a lot of great masks and this Strawberry Black Sugar Mask from SKINFOOD is no exception. There are many options of exfoliating masks from SKINFOOD, including the original Black Sugar Mask and the Rice Mask, but this one is by far the best one, according to Joankeem.
#3 Innisfree Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask
The next product is the other variety of mask, a clay ones. Innisfree Super Volcanic Clay Mask is one of the best seller mask in the summer. It’s cooling effect makes it a winner item to put on during boiling-hot day in the summer.
#4 Banila Co. Clean It Zero
It’s about time for us mentioning a cleanser product. Cleansing balm type of products are so popular nowadays. And Banila Co. Clean It Zero is one of the best cleansing balm from korean skin care brands. It instantly melts on your skin and break downs all the makeup super well. It’s so easy to use without required you to rub the skin so hard.
#5 Sulhwasoo First Care Activating Serum Essence
Sulhwasoo skin care range is a bit steep in price but it works wonder. This serum smooths the skin thus make the application of makeup better.
#6 Nature Republic Agran Oil
Winter in Korea is so dry, so you need to have products like Nature Republic Argan Oil as your trusty safer. It’s a common knowledge now that if you don’t moisturize your skin, it will produce sebum a lot more to compensate the dryness. So, it’s being said that this products is a winner for your winter makeup bag, plus, it’s so much more affordable than the Sulhwasoo one.
#7 Innisfree Orchid Intense Cream
It’s tricky to judge a moisturizer since there are so many kinds from so many brands. This particular product from Innisfree is a good one, although there ain’t much to say about it other than it moisturizes the skin well. There are 3 kinds of moisturizer from Innisfree Orchid range, and this one is the intense version, which is the best one of the three, according to Joankeem. The other two is either a gel version or a regular one.
#8 Nature Republic Snail Solution 70 Cream
Nature Republic Snail range is so popular, mainly because it works wonder on the skin. However, ones with acne prone skin need to be careful to use it because it contains shea butter in it so it might breaking your skin out. It’s actually best for people with dry skin since the snail secretion formula can provide the best moisture and also boost the skin cell’s regeneration process.
#9 Innisfree ECO Safety Perfect Sunblock
Innisfree ECO Safe Safety Perfect Sunblock is a wonderful product, even better than some of the other pricey korean sunblock out there. First of all, it applies like a lotion rather than like a thick sun screen product. And the high SPF (50) is perfect for daily use especially if you tend to be exposed to the sun mainly during the day.
#10 MISSHA All Around Safe Block Essence SUN
As much as Edward love the Innisfree sunblock, he still recommend MISSHA All Around Safe Block Essence SUN SPF more because it’s a lot more moisturizing. Regular sunblock usually suck the moisture out of the skin, but this one doesn’t. Even better, this product is so lightweight, which is important because most likely people will put on makeup on top of it and having a sticky layer of sunscreen is never be a pleasant experience.
So, that’s the top 10 korean skin care products brought to you by Joankeem and Edward. Do you think you’ll love them too?
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