As we all know, Korean are very particular about their skin since they are very young. They are famous with flawless and healthy skin which it is hard to find those Korean, ladies or guys with skin problems. So how do Koreans keep their skin healthy and beautiful?
Korean eat healthily to maintain their skin health. They eat clean, avoid oily food and drink plain water to keep their skin hydrated. They are not a fan of preservatives in meals and they eat only seafood and vegetables based diet. Other than being particular in food intakes, the ultimate practices practiced by Korean are the eight step skincare routine.
1. Cleansing oil or Cleansing Water
Helps to remove makeup, dirt and excess oil from face after long hours of makeup. Korean practices double cleansing method to ensure their makeup are totally off.
2. Foaming Cleanser
oaming cleanser helps to clean away residues left after using cleansing oil or cleansing water. It cleans deeply into the pore, removing dirt that can lead into whitehead or blackhead which then turn into a skin breakout. Use water based foam cleanser to keep your skin hydrated and moist just like what Koreans do.
After cleaning, use scrub to exfoliate your skin from dead skin cells at least three times a week.
To balance your skin PH level, use toner after cleansing. It helps swipe off any excess dirt or oil from your face ensuring the best absorption from serums and moisturizers.
5. Essence & Serum
Apply some essence on your skin that will help in skin healing and cell regeneration. It is lightweight, less concentrated and act as a layer of hydration before applying serum. Serum is thicker than essence which helps to refine pores, reduce redness, smooth wrinkles and also treat acne problems.
Mask is also essential for your skin as it helps to moisturize and keep make sure it stays hydrated. Masking one to two times a week for 15 minutes and you can see the changes on your skin.
7. Eye cream
One way to protect the most sensitive part on your face. It helps to reduce “panda” eyes and dark circles around your eyes.
8. Face cream, moisturizer & SPF
Face cream helps to moisturize and protect your skin. They keep your skin hydrated and moist. Dry skin and oily skin can both lead to a skin breakout. Therefore choosing the right moisturizer for your skin type is important. SPF also important to protect your skin from harmful UV rays and excessive sun exposure!
Sounds like a lot of work isn’t it? But worries not, the outcomes you are getting are definitely worth it. Do you know any other tips or practices to keep your skin healthy and beautiful? Mind to share your very own tips? Leave some comments down there ❤