It’s time for a hot girls summer, and that means adding some new beauty products to your skincare routine. Whether you’re a novice or an expert, everyone could use a few suggestions on what to keep on their radar. With an increase in Korean skincare, it’s natural to not know where to start and what to get first. We’ve compiled a list of recommendations for following the trend. Here are eight must-have Korean skincare products:
COSRX Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence
If you have dry skin, this product is for you. This essence is light, filled with moisture and does not leave you feeling sticky. Along with moisturizing ingredients, there are plenty of nutrients and vitamins to soothe and improve elasticity. This product can be useful for many skin types, including sensitive skin.
Peach & Lily Transparent-C Pro Spot Treatment
Peach & Lily is known for its products that achieve the viral look of glass skin. For those who don’t know, glass skin consists of a dewy, almost wet look that shines. Transparent-C Pro Dark Spot Treatment uses Vitamin C to brighten skin tone and improve discolored spots.
The Creme Shop What do eyes look like? Cool hydrogel patches under the eyes
Help tired, tired eyes with a revitalizing and rejuvenating eye patch. The hydration of the product reduces swelling and puffiness under the eyes and on the bags under the eyes. The ingredients also create a dewy and rich sensation that is sure to lift your mood.
Innisfree Pore Clearing Clay Mask
Treat yourself to this volcanic mask known to help shrink pores. This creamy product helps oily, combination and normal skin while tackling uneven or dull textures. Unlike some clay masks, Innisfree’s doesn’t make skin extremely tight as it dries.
Then I Met You Living Cleansing Balm
A jack-of-all-trades, this balm is versatile and definitely a must-have. It can melt away makeup, sunscreen and dirt on the face. A main ingredient in the cleansing balm is sea berry oil, which contains tons of skin-softening antioxidants and fatty acids. It also contains persimmon extract which brightens you up.
Laneige Water Sleeping Mask
This mask is a smooth, refreshing and hydrating gel base. Its hydration helps boost the radiance of balanced, dry skin and is known to have fast results. This product is not greasy like other sleep masks.
Son & Park Beauty Water
Beauty Water is one of Son & Park’s best-known products; it is a tonic and cleansing water. With papaya, orange fruit extract, lavender and rose water, this item goes beyond just cleansing as it lightly exfoliates. It’s also versatile and can be used to apply makeup, midday pick-me-ups, and as an overnight finisher.
The Klog Soft Shield Pimple Patch
Take care of those pesky pimples with The Klog’s Soft Shield Pimple Patches. For around $6, get 42 patches in various sizes. With a low-profile look, these dual-layered patches allow for easy relief instead of squeezing and possibly causing more serious peeling. The patches are also suitable for all skin types.