Category Archives: Korean Beauty

korean beauty standards

Korean Beauty Standards and Trends – Are Korean Eyes, V-Shape Face and Glass Skin for you?

One day in early 2018, South Korean beauty standards took an unexpected turn. MBC (Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation) news anchor, Lim Hyeon-ju, ditched her false eyelashes and contact lenses for a pair of round-framed glasses — LIVE on television. This event instantly became an online sensation, making national headlines. Why? Because her actions were perceived as […]

korean plastic surgery

Why Korean Plastic Surgery is a Super Trend

Here’s an investigative report on the super trend of Korean plastic surgery, from your beauty editors…   Imagine: your child has just passed his or her college-level entrance exams and is off to university. You, of course, couldn’t be more proud. But how should you reward such academic rigor? Allow him or her to go […]

how to get glass skin

How to Get Glass Skin – The Ultimate Routine You Should Have in Your Life

It seems like everyone has their own routine of how to get glass skin – but the question is, does it address your skin issues? The Korean glass skin routine is only one piece to the world of Korean skincare and beauty, therefore, it shouldn’t be used all by itself. However,  if you’re new to […]

Korean 3 step skincare

How to do the Korean 3-Step Skincare Routine and Save Money on Your Regimen

If you’ve heard about K-beauty, and decided it’s time to invest in the health of your skin, but you don’t have sufficient funds then you’re in luck, because there’s a 3 step skincare regimen ready to serve your needs. With K-beauty’s 3 step skincare routine, you’ll be using products that won’t take a toll on […]

Clinique 3 Step

Does Clinique’s 3-Step Skin Care Hold up Against K-Beauty? Here’s the Low Down

Sometimes committing fully to more than 5 minutes in front of the mirror can be a drag. We get it. For minimalists, for the go-go-goers, who needs a 10-step routine when a 3-step regimen fits as snug as a bug into your schedule and long-term goals? However, the challenge arises of what 3-step routine works […]

What is Korean Beauty and Why is it so popular?

What is Korean Beauty (K-Beauty) and Why is it so Popular?

Simply put, K-beauty is a global phenomenon that has officially arrived on our shores, bringing with it K-pop, Korean soaps, celebrity signature looks and standards for translucent, poreless ‘glass’ skin. If you’re not familiar, It’s hugely famous for its 10-step Korean skin care routine – a regimen where each step is designed with a specific […]

5 Step Korean Skin Care

Your Simple 5-Step Korean Skincare Routine for Poreless Skin

You’re ready to go. You’ve been reading up on this whole K-beauty thing, you’ve saved all your favorite products and you’re finally ready to achieve glassy, poreless skin. But you’ve hit a snag. There’s a 10 step, 7 step and 5-step Korean skincare routine. Not to mention a shorter 3-step regimen. What the heck! Which […]

7 Step Korean Skin Care Routine

The 7-Step Korean Skincare Routine Made Unbelievably Easy

Korean skincare is all about layering with a personalized regimen suited to tackle your unique skin issues – and the 7-step Korean skincare routine is no different. While a 3-step or 5-step covers the fundamentals such as cleansing, toning and moisturizing, a 7-step Korean skincare routine takes it to the next level. In 7 steps, you’ll […]

10 Step Korean Skin Care Routine

10-Step Korean Skincare Routine Explained for Beginners and Pros!

No matter your skin type, the 10-step Korean skincare routine is bound to give you results.   Why? Because it’s about prevention, it’s about promoting a health-first philosophy, it’s about using a careful system of solutions that tackle even the most stubborn skin issues and lastly, it’s about as flexible as your evening yoga teacher, […]