* Best and most popular K-Beauty products
* List includes options for all skin types
* Unique skin care solutions that work
The Korean Beauty craze sees no sign of stopping, so if you haven’t bought any products yet, this might be a good time to start. We’ve listed some of the most purchased and beloved K-Beauty products of 2018 from our discerning Spy readers. Choose from a cute cat ear hair band that all your friends will love to a serum that rivals one of the most expensive on the market or even a cleansing oil that will turn you into a convert.
1. Etude House Hair Band
The cat ear Hair Band by Etude House is a practical and cute way to keep your hair out of your face while cleansing, masking, applying your makeup or even taking a shower. Made from a super soft and non-irritating fabric, this quintessential K-Beauty item will keep you looking cute every single time you wear it.
2. Elizavecca Carbonated Bubble Mask
The Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask is formulated with carbonated water and mud that provides extensive pore cleaning and blackhead removal. The mask also contains various vegetable ingredients such as green tea, pomegranate and charcoal powder to help remove dirt, tighten pores and leave skin smooth and supple. The fun happens when this mask reacts with the oxygen in the air to create soap-like bubbles on the face. Get your cameras ready.
3. Dermal Korea Full Face Mask Sheet
This full-face facial sheet mask combo pack by Dermal Korea contains 16 different types of masks to help keep your skin healthy and clear. These sheet masks are all great quality and soaked with various minerals, essences and ingredients for the most effective absorption available. Whether you choose from soothing cucumber to antioxidant-full green tea, there is a mask for every skin ailment available.
4. Dr. G Brightening Peeling Gel
Dr. G’s Brightening Peeling Gel is a gentle exfoliator with a skin brightening effect. Vitamins C and E help to brighten the skin tone while black willow cleanses excess dirt and oil. Great for all skin types, this gel also contains natural, moisture-rich cellulose which gently removes the dead skin cells, priming it for the vitamins that will help keep it glowing.
5. Seoul Ceuticals Day Glow Serum
Seoul Ceuticals Day Glow Serum contains Vitamin C with hyaluronic acid, ferulic acid, Vitamin E and citrus stem cells which have all been proven to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, crows feet and can fade sunspots. This serum will also help to shrink pores, clear up acne and minimize the appearance of acne scars all while providing you with a more youthful complexion. This serum is also a great dupe for the hugely popular and effective Skinceuticals CE Ferulic Serum and is a fraction of the price!
6. Skinfood Egg White Pore Foam
The Egg White Pore Foam by Skinfood is a foaming facial cleanser that thoroughly washes away dirt and oil, leaving your pores feeling clean, smooth and tightened. Albumen, commonly known as egg whites, is the main ingredient in this product and is what clears the congested skin and stimulates the growth of collagen cells, improving the skin’s elasticity and resilience. This cleanser is great for all skin types and those who want an effective cleanser and firmer complexion.
7. DHC Deep Cleansing Oil
One of THE most popular cleansing oil’s around is the DHC Deep Cleansing Oil. This olive-oil based facial cleanser thoroughly dissolves makeup fast and easily and leaves behind zero residue. Rich in vitamins and antioxidants, this cleanser also nourishes and hydrates for younger-looking skin and works for all skin types. Using dry hands, massage the cleanser into your dry face, add water and it will transform to a milky emulsion that rinses clean, leaving skin feeling soft and nourished.
8. Neogen Gauze Peeling Wine
Neogen Dermalogy’s Gauze Peeling Wine is a gentle and unique exfoliating product to help you gently yet effectively remove dead skin cells. With 30 single-use, 100% cotton exfoliating pads, dead skin is sloughed off the surface thanks to each pad’s concentration of lactic acid. The pad technology also allows the acid to penetrate deep into the pores to clean out dirt and impurities.
9. EverGlam BB Cream
The BB Cream By EverGlam is an all-in-one skin perfector that works to enhance your complexion while providing a plethora of skin care benefits. The BB Cream instantly conceals imperfections, minimizes pores and fine lines, all while evening out skin tone. The cream boasts a lightweight, soft and non-oily texture that moisturizes to give a refined and radiant look. The advanced formula also contains a serum with oil-controlling, lifting and anti-wrinkle properties and a broad spectrum SPF 30 for protection.