Korean Skin Care Products are ruling the world of beauty period, and it doesn’t look like that we will ever have enough of them, right? Apart from aggressive marketing and taking beautiful Korean actors to model for K-beauty brands, the K beauty “fad” has become a “regime” solely because their product’s effectiveness. The wide variety of face packs, sheet masks, peeling gels, light weight to heavy duty moisturizers, sunscreen sticks, lip masks and much more, call out to our basic instincts. Their products are innovative, backed with solid R&D and great packaging without costing a fortune, which has helped in maintain their supreme position in sales. Their ingredients like snake venom, bee venom, sheep wool extracts, snail extracts etc also flame our imaginations and peak our curiosity. With so much variety and options, it is natural to get confused. TBIO team believes in trying out new things..well that’s how you don’t let your skin care routine monotonous..but sometimes, when trying something new it is better to go for best sellers which can be a comparatively safe buy. This post on the Best Korean Skin Care Products has been curated by our team after doing a lot of research and going through lot of feedbacks, so when you are set for some K-Beauty shopping online or at store, keep this post open in your browser tab!! Let us start.
Popular and Best Selling Korean Skin Care Products Available in India
1.Son & Park Beauty Water:
TBIO team: Knock Knock!! You: who’s there? TBIO Team: Water for your skin!!! You: I have water in the taps!! TBIO team: This water will tap all problems out of your skin unlike tapwater!! Ok the joke was long and it sucked but this product doesn’t. Say Hallelujah beauty buffs, because this product works as a toner, exfoliation, pre-moisturizer and rinse-less cleanser!! Say What!! Well you can imagine for all the juicy action it provides the price will be on the higher side, but the quantity is also quite a lot. And again, you don’t require a lot of product ,while applying on your skin! Retails at 2400 INR for 340 ml at Daisy Skin Fix.
2. Laneige Water Sleeping Mask:
We all know that a good night’s sleep is equal to a great skin. What if we told you that a night mask is there to perfect your nightly skin repair and renewal? TBIO team gives major thumbs up to this product. This night mask boasts of patented molecules like SLEEP-TOX™ technology that purifies skin during sleep, MOISTURE WRAP™ that helps skin retain moisture throughout the night and Aromatic SLEEPSCENT™ that shall help you relax. This night mask will surely bring a great turnaround for your skin. Retails at Rs.350 for 15ml and 1850 INR for 70 ml at BeautyBarnIndia.
3. Innisfree Wine Peeling Jelly Softener
Why the world is obsessed with Innisfree? Because of the Korean God of Handsomeness and style Lee Min Ho, and well also because their products are effective and not so heavy on the pocket. This wine jelly softener is one of the best gentle exfoliators out there and hence one of the bestselling products of Innisfree. Wine extracts in this softener exfoliate your skin gently while keeping your skin smooth and supple. Rather than rubbing your skin raw, this product will gently remove dead flaky skin and reveal your new healthy-looking skin. And who can resist the smile of Lee Min Ho while he tells you to buy Innisfree products? TBIO team sure can’t and we know you can’t too. Retails at 900 INR for 180 ml at Nykaa.
4. Swanicoco Fermentation Snail Care Emulsion
We all thought French were weird with the snail and oyster eating habits, but Koreans took the weirdness to next level. Snail mucus in skin care?!! But if its effective then to hell with the weird, we don’t mind. This product has snail mucus filtrate and fermented rice extracts that provide moisturization to your skin and is non-comedogenic and hypoallergenic. Licorice extracts also brighten your skin. In with weird and you will have a great skin. The product may pinch your wallets, but little goes long way. Retails at 1189 INR for 120 ml at Amazon.
5. The Face Shop White Seed Brightening Serum
Have you had a gander at TheFaceShop’s brand Ambassador Bae Suzy? Well google her no make-up face right now and you will fall in love with her skin. She claims that she uses The Face Shop products in her skin care regime and especially swears by this product. These claims may or may not be true, but this product is truly effective in brightening dull skin and correct uneven skin tone. This product has White Lupin Seed and white daisy flower extract that helps in brightening the skin. Retails at 1990 INR for 50 ml at Nykaa .
6. Heimish All Clean Balm
This is a balm type cleansing oil that comes with a spatula which means no contamination. This magical cleanser has citrus herbs oils that brighten your skin wile cleansing it. This balm transforms into oil as soon as it comes in contact with skin and will remove most stubborn make-up or impurities. Retails at 1550 INR for 120 ml at FirstSkinIn.
7. Klairs Supple Preparation Facial Toner
We all love Klairs brand and this beauty find will have you swooning. Have you had toners that make your skin dry or oily at times? Well here is the answer for all those toners you regret buying, just get a Klairs Supple Preparation Facial Toner. It has a pH level of 5 that means it will balance your skin’s pH level. It calms your skin and it suits all types of skin. Dry-Normal skin people may need to apply 2-3 times but you wont regret buying this stuff. Retails at 1850 INR for 180 ml at Amazon .
8. By Wishtrend Pure Vitamin C21.5 Advanced Serum
Well the product name explains it, this serum has 21.5% vitamin c. This serum is not as sticky as some vitamin C-based products and uses other lightweight ingredients that do not increase stickiness of vitamin C. While this product is magical, do not use products that contain high levels of AHAs, BHAs or retinol after applying this product. Retails at 1850 INR for 30ml at BeautyBarnIndia.
9. Cosrx Low pH Good Morning Gel Cleanser
Cosrx has some of the best performing products in their portfolio and this gel cleanser is so great that it can become class monitor in class of K-Beauty Products (lame joke, but we hope you will laugh). This BHA based gel cleanser is best for sensitive skin but is suitable for other skin types too. It does not strip of natural oils from your skin and balances the pH of your skin. Retails at 850 INR for 150ml at BeautyBarnIndia
10. It’s Skin Power 10 Formula VC Effector
It’s Skin has impressive lines of serums, especially their Power 10 product line. Their Power 10 VC effector is vitamin C based serum which also has green tea extracts. It reduces the appearance of dark spots and blemishes and tackles the dullness that comes with ageing skin. Its ever too late to care for ageing and this product will become a star weapon in your arsenal against ageing. Retails at 950 INR for 30ml at Amazon.
11. Skinfood Black Sugar wash-off Mask
This wash-off mask acts as a scrub also because of the organic black sugar granules present in it. You can directly massage your facial skin with this mask or mix it with water or micellar water and then massage your face with it. This mask will give you crystal clear skin and this is a perfect mask to treat your dull skin if you want to go to an unplanned party. Retails at 700 INR for 100g at BeautyBarnIndia.
12. Sulwhasoo Gentle Cleansing Oil
TBIO team was impressed to know that this cleansing oil leaves a layer of moisture on your face after you are done with cleansing. So, unlike some harsh cleansers that sensitize your skin, this cleanser takes care your of skin while cleaning it. The key ingredient is Coix-Lacryma Jobi seed (also known as Jobi-Ma Yuen seed, a cereal producing plant) extract which brightens the skin while clearing it. Retails at 900 INR for 50 ml at Skinnmore.
We really struggled with what products to include and what not to, because Korean Skin Care Products are amazing. It is finding a pearl in an ocean. Tell us whether you liked our compilation and which products should have been included in the list.