If actresses like Lee Syung Kyung and Song Hye Kyo are any indication, Koreans have the most beautiful skin on earth. And it’s mainly because they’re willing to invest in their skin care a little bit more than everyone else. The Korean skincare regimen is said to take between 30 minutes to an hour daily and many Koreans are willing to give that much time to be able to get the most out of their routines.
Here are the most common steps of most Korean skin care regimens and how you can follow it using some of our best-selling products on Calyxta!
Step 1: Cleanse with an oil-based cleanser
Step 2: Cleanse with a foaming cleanser
Step 3: Exfoliate the skin
Calyxta recommends: KANEBO SUISAI BEAUTY CLEAR POWDER PHP 1,250.00 — this unique powder from Japan exfoliates and conditions skin, making it ready for your treatments. Simply empty a pack into your hands and work into foam with a little bit of water. Leave on your face, but focus on areas more prone to breakouts.
Step 4: Swipe toner on the skin
Step 5: Use an essence liquid
Step 6: Treat skin with an ampoule
Step 7: Use a sheet mask twice a week
Calyxta recommends: TONYMOLY PURENESS 100 SNAIL MASK SHEET SKIN DAMAGE CARE PHP 85.00 — a potent snail saliva formula made on unbleached 100% natural cotton. This wonder mask helps reverse skin damage.
Step 8: Don’t forget the eye cream
Step 9: Pat on an emulsion fluid
Step 10: Finish off with a night cream