Korean Beauty hasn’t missed sweeping the skincare world with its unique and enormous range of products. You name it and, they have it. Ranging from unique products such as Ampoules, Essences, Boosters, Sleeping Masks, Lip Masks, Acne Patches to using unique ingredients like Snail Mucin, Bee Venoms. They are the epitome of revolutionary skincare. Well, Korean Beauty is obsessed throughout the world and it didn’t miss to hit India as well. Getting your hands on those wonderful products has been a bit difficult until a year ago. Although there are a handful of international sites that ship to India. Alas, but that comes with the bane of custom duties. Here comes a solution to all your worries. Yes, we have listed out the best places for your Korean beauty finds. In simple words, check out the 15 Indian Websites that sell Korean Skincare and Cosmetics Online. All these websites are based out of India and you don’t need to pay customs charges. Let’s get to the list.
The websites marked with an asterisk(*) are the ones I personally recommend.
Where to buy Korean Skincare Products in India?
Limese is a one-stop destination for Korean Beauty Products. Limese is the official seller of reputed Korean skincare brands COSRX, Klairs, One Thing, and others. In fact, many other websites mentioned in this post, source their products from Limese. Each product they source is approved by the Indian Government’s Regulatory Body CDSCO after a rigorous process. They also have a free 10 min skincare consultation service wherein you can contact them for skincare queries. They’ll help you to curate a routine for you.
Limese has free shipping, the fastest delivery, and the most polite customer service. The best thing above all is the generous amount of samples that they send with each order. Be ready to be flooded with surprises.
Limese Connect is also available offline in stores at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, and Amritsar.
Products to try:
- Klairs Freshly Juiced Vitamin Drop
- Cosrx Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence
- SNP Prep Peptaronic Serum
- One Thing Niacinamide 10%
BeautyBarn India is one of the most popular and trusted Korean beauty sites in India. It is a venture started in February of 2017 that gained immense popularity overnight with its surprise sale. They aim to help you discover the best of Korean Skincare, Beauty, and Advanced Skincare Routines. You can find products from Cosrx, Missha, Skinfood, Skinmiso, Klairs, By Wishtrend, Neogen, Purito to name a few. They charge standard shipping of Rs.50 for every order below Rs.2500. I have personally shopped from BeautyBarn many times and the service is good. I have always received the products on time and in good condition. Read my shopping experience with BeautyBarn here.
Products to try:
- Etude House Soon Jung Cica Balm
- Purito Centella Green Level Buffet Serum
- Cosrx Acne Master Pimple Patches
Register a new account on their website BeautyBarn.in to avail Rs.100 OFF on your first purchase.
Skinbae (which stands for Skin Before Anything Else) has been procuring premium international skincare products since the start of 2019. Particularly, if you are looking to buy Rovectin Products in India, you can get them from Skinbae. Other luxury brands like Huxley, Heimish, Aromatica, Thank You Farmer and Jumiso are also available with them. From time to time, you can also find Klairs and Cosrx Products in Skinbae. They offer a COD option, which is a good thing for those who are skeptical of ordering from new/unknown sites. They have a return policy as well which can be availed within two days of delivery of products.
Products to try:
- Rovectin Skin Essentials Activating Treatment Lotion
- Reovectin Clean Lotus Water Cream
- Jumiso AC Cure Spot Cream
Use code TBIO for 10% OFF on their website Skinbae.in.
4. Daisy Skin Fix*
DaisySkinFix is one of the first websites that I tried when I was new to k beauty. It’s not only a place where you can get Korean Beauty products at retail prices in India, it is a community dedicated to helping you achieve your skincare goals. Built by avid skincare enthusiasts, Daisy Skin Fix brings the best of Korean Skincare brands to your doorstep. They source their products directly from the brands and creators. So rest assured, you will get only genuine products from them. And prepared to be bombarded with loads of samples along with your purchase. You can check out my experience with them on this post.
Use Code TBIO for 10% OFF on their DaisySkinFix.com
Daisy Skin Fix is currently unavailable due to Covid Restrictions.
Just like how Macarons come in different flavors and colors, this startup signifies their wide range of products for all skin types. Started in May 2019, they are known to have good delivery and customer service. Along with popular brands Klairs, Cosrx, Heimish, Benton, It’s Skin, and Secret Key, Maccaron also has products from brands such as Goodal, Keep Cool, Accoje, Nacific, Farm Skin, Mediheal, Juice to Cleanse, A by BOM, Real Barrier, Maskeride, DewyTree, and a lot more brands.
Products to try:
- Cosrx Salicylic Daily Cleanser
- Benton Snail Bee High Content Skin
- Peripera Ink Airy velvety Stick
How do we forget, the giant merchandise Amazon? It’s called giant because it’s giant, you know! Amazon stocks up Korean Cosmetics and Skincare from brands Cosrx, Klairs, Nature Republic, Missha, Peripera, Neogen, Too Cool For School, Skin Food, Innisfree, The Face Shop, Etude House, Tony Moly, Banila Co., and the list is never-ending. You name a brand, they have it. And even the most popular ‘ The Little Book Of Skincare’ By Charlotte Cho of Soko Glam is available on Amazon. The only con, they are a little overpriced compared to other platforms. But a true Korean enthusiast wouldn’t mind the splurge for they are all available in one place.
Products to try:
- Klairs Supple Preparation Facial Toner Unscented
- The Face Shop Rice Ceramide Moisturizing Emulsion
- SNP Peptaronic Hydrating Toner
- It’s Skin Power 10 Formula VC Effector
Based in the city of dreams (Mumbai), Skinnmore is a platform created with lots of love for our Indian men and women. Skinnmore does an extremely rigorous curation process that only 5% of products that they test make the cut. They bring you the best and high-quality Korean beauty products just for our Indian skin. Skinnmore majorly stocks up sheet masks from Etude House, Goodal, Nature Republic, Banobagi, TonyMoly, Lindsay. They also have pre-made, pre-wedding kits curated for brides. Skinnmore provides free shipping for orders above 500 INR.
A mother-daughter duo based out of Melbourne and New Delhi started this venture to make Korean cosmetics more accessible to Indian women. They scoured the market to find the latest must-have quality beauty products and trends from Korea and bring them to India, where you can get them at the click of a button! Stocking up products from leading brands The Face Shop, Skin Food, Cosrx, Secret Key, Son & Park, Klairs, Etude House, and Mizon.
Skin Concepts, now reformed as Coral Beauty is one of the earliest birds to bring K-Beauty to India. Established in July 2016, Coral Beauty stocks up products from over 25+ brands ranging from budget-friendly to high-end. They give only products that meet high-quality standards. That is why though they stock up from a variety of brands, you would see only a few from each brand. They give us only the best. Currently, available Korean Cosmetics and Skincare brands are Etude House, Missha, Mizon, Nature Republic, and Skin Food. You can also get products from Western Skincare Brands including The Ordinary, Pixi, The Inkey List, and Japanese Skincare Brands like Hada Labo.
Nykaa needs no introduction. In fact, it was one of the stores that brought Korean beauty into the limelight. They might have only a meager two big brands (Innisfree and The Face Shop) on their hands right now. But I’m sure they have the scope to bring in more brands. The recent launch of Dear Packer Sheet Masks was an instant hit too. Inspired by Indian Traditions & the Korean Invention of Sheet Masks, they were made exclusively for Nykaa to swoon the Indian Audience. A good move in my opinion. And not to forget, Nykaa has on and off discounts and offers going on. So you can grab them at the best deals anytime.
Owned by Betty B, a Mizo girl hailing from Aizwal launched FirstSkinIn as her own Personal Passion Project. Strongly believing in looking after the skin rather than covering it up, she exclusively stocks up only Korean Skincare products. FirstSkinin has its own small army of loyal. FirstSkinIn holds 100% authentic products from Huxley, Neogen, Benton, Cosrx, Elizavecca, Heimish, B &Soap, Petitfee, Secret Key, Banila Co., Son & Park, Mizon, Missha, and Klairs.
Shelc pronounced as “Shell Sea” is an E-store that offers various Korean beauty products and brands to you at the best prices with no extra hidden charges. Free Shipping can be availed for purchase above Rs.499 and they also have a COD option. Shelc stocks up products from leading brands Cosrx, Laneige, J.One, Neogen, Hanskin, Skinfood, TonyMoly, Klairs, Tosowoong, Peripera, Etude House, and so on. They also stock up a couple of miniature/mini-sized products of popular products.
Isleofskin promises to curate the best Korean skincare products that suit Indian skin types and our challenging weather conditions. Founded and backed by famed South Indian playback singer, the brands are chosen based on her and her close associates’ personal experiences with the products, assuring only well-researched and fact-checked ingredients will make the cut. Currently, you can find products from Cosrx, Pyunkang Yul, Be The Skin, Annie’s Way, The Pure Lotus and, Dr. Ceuracle (Leegeeham).
Beautytalk was founded with the aim of having a reliable and transparent bond with the consumers who they fondly call “BeautyTalkers”. It’s a Delhi Based Startup and promises to deliver on the same day for residents of Delhi/NCR. You can avail of offers for every prepaid order. A flat Rs.50 shipping charge is applied on all orders below Rs. 500, while free shipping on orders above Rs. 500 Currently they are partnered with brands such as Its Skin, Atoplam, Juice to Cleanse, Suntique, Ariul, Missha, and A’pieu.
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I hope you find this post helpful. If you have shopped from any of these websites, please do share your experience with us. So that all readers who drop by this page would be benefited.