Centella Asiatica & Madecassoside • K-Beauty Ingredient Spotlight

It has been a while since we posted our last ‘Ingredient Spotlight’ post which covered vitamin C. In that particular post we asked you which ingredient you like to see next and Centella Asiatica overwhelmingly won! So what exactly is this magical plant and why is it popping up in all Korean skincare items lately? […]

The 5 Best Korean Cleansers for Sensitive and Acne-Prone Skin

Looking for a Korean cleanser that’s suitable for your sensitive skin which doesn’t make your acne worse? We selected our 5 favorite Korean cleansers which are very gentle on the skin, don’t clog any pores, and don’t give you that eerie tight feeling afterward. In the 10 step Korean skincare routine we cleanse twice, the first time […]

Is alcohol in skincare really that bad? • K-Beauty Ingredient Spotlight

Remember back in high school when we got our first pimples and headed straight to the store to buy our first bottle of Clearasil? A couple years later I opted for the Clinique toner which almost burned your nose off if you got a whiff of the smell when you opened the bottle. I thought I […]

5 Cheap Korean Beauty Products Which Will Last a Year

Korean Beauty products are not known for breaking the bank. But since a lot of you are always asking me for tips to stay on budget I’m going to share my 5 favorite Korean Beauty products which are definitely worth investing in. We specifically selected these products based on a couple requirements: do they live […]

The Best Vegan Korean Beauty Products

We all now Korean Beauty for it’s amazing skincare, innovative formula’s and endless variations of sheetmasks. Even though there’s loads of Kbeauty with snail secretion, bee venom, horse fat and other animal derived ingredients there are loads of vegan options out there too. Honestly they aren’t even hard to find at all but to make […]

How to build your Korean Beauty Routine on a budget

So today we are going to address the elephant in the room. Is Korean beauty expensive? And can you actually start the whole Korean skincare journey when you just have a tight budget? Students, youngsters and our fellow beauty lovers in general don’t always have the big bucks ready to splurge. Even as a store […]

How to use Vitamin C • K-Beauty Ingredient Spotlight

Since you all seemed to enjoy our previous ingredient guide about AHA & BHA we continue this series with Vitamin C!  Like AHA and BHA, this is a very powerful active ingredient which can do wonders for your skin. And when I say wonders I do actually mean wonders because you can SEE your skin improving […]