Korean Skincare Picks | April 2015

Spring is here – brighten up your skin with these fabulous Korean skincare products!

  1. Cleanse: Banila Co. Clean It Zero Classic, $19

    Source: ibeautyshop.net

    Source: ibeautyshop.net

    Banila Co. Clean It Zero cleanser is award-winning, and with good reason! It goes on as a solid balm and turns into a silky oil on the skin. It easily dissolves makeup and clears up impurities without stripping the skin of essential oils. This cleanser will also naturally exfoliate and brighten your skin!

    Directions: Use the spatula to scoop out a small amount of the balm and massage over dry skin. Rinse skin with lukewarm water and pat dry.

    Tip: For sensitive skin, try Banila Co. Clean It Zero Purity.

  2. Repair: Missha Time Revolution Night Repair Activator Ampoule, $28

    Source: Missha

    Source: Missha

    This serum will give you that youthful, healthy glow. Bifida Ferment Lysate, a fermented yeast that visibly reduces signs of aging and improves skin elasticity and protects the skin, is the key ingredient. It will leave your skin looking smooth and firm.

    Directions: After applying toner and essence, apply evenly over face until fully absorbed. Follow with moisturizer.

  3. Revitalize: Missha Misa Geum Sul Vitalizing Eye Cream, $30

    Source: SokoGlam

    Source: SokoGlam

    Using proven ingredients from traditional Korean herbal medicine, this gentle eye treatment cream revitalizes and brightens the eye area. It is formulated with wild ginseng, deer antlers*, and reishi mushroom. It’s also free of colorants, parabens, triclosan, mineral oil and GMOs!

    *Don’t worry, all stags grow antlers annually – they are not harmed in the process of obtaining the deer antler extract.

    Directions: Apply every morning and night after moisturizing. Gently tap the cream around the eye area.

  4. Moisturize: Nature Republic Super Aqua Max Cream, $18

    Source: Amazon

    Source: Amazon

    Nature Republic’s Super Aqua Max facial cream was ranked #1 in a blind test by the popular Korean beauty program Get It Beauty! This gel-type cream is used over your face and neck as the final step in your skincare routine. It’s made from sea water and 30 different maritime extracts, and hydrates for 24 hours!

    Directions: Apply over face and neck as the final step in your skincare routine.

Comment with your reviews! Also – be on the lookout for a skincare product giveaway.


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