Korean Beauty Tips and Secrets for Glowing Skin
Korean woman are very pretty with radiant skin that is acne free and flawless. We all admire their
clear and smooth skin with even-toned complexion. They have such perfect skin that one wonders
whether they are born beautiful or it is their beauty regime that make their skin so lovely. We can also
try to get such perfect skin by following some of their beauty regimes.
After cleansing and toning their skin, Koreans always make sure that they use as essence. Essence means
an essential nourishing liquid. This liquid is lighter than lotions and helps in making your skin
rejuvenated. They spray this essence on their face and the neck. This makes their skin firm and provides
them a clear complexion and a perfect sculptured look.
Korean women never step out of their house without applying a sun-block lotion or cream on their
skin.No matter what the season is, they always remember to apply a good quality sun-block on their
skin. This helps in keeping their skin healthy, radiant as well as youthful, as SPF prevents wrinkles,
aging and blemishes.
Consistency is very important in any beauty regime. Koreans are very consistent in their skin regime. No
matter how busy you are, you must find some time to take care of your skin. If you are lazy and not
consistent, you will not get a beautiful, flawless and firm skin. So, set up a beauty regime and follow it
Double cleansing is the method that Korean women follow to cleanse their skin. This helps in removing
all traces of makeup as well as the dirt that may collect on your face during the day.
This is a process in which the makeup and traces of oil are removed by using a liquid cleanser. Next, you
have to apply cleansing oil, which helps in removing bacteria, sebum and other impurities on the skin.
After cleansing, you have to wash your face well with lukewarm water.
According to Koreans, cleansing is what makes your skin radiant. So, after pre-cleansing your skin, you
have to clean your skin by applying a mild foaming cleanser. Apply this on your skin with your finger tips
and massage in circular motions.
Cleansing and exfoliating the skin removes impurities from the skin and also help in opening the clogged
pores. This way you get a smooth and refreshed skin. Exfoliating your skin is an excellent way to remove
dead cells from the surface of the skin. Scrubbing the entire face daily may not be good for your skin.
You need to scrub daily only those areas that really need it, like the cheeks and the blackheads that may
form on the nose.
Koreans use a light moisturizer on their face and this helps in giving them a soft skin. They take it on the
tips of their fingers and massage on the skin in gentle circular motions. This helps in increasing the
blood circulation and allows the moisturizer to blend well into the skin, so that your skin is not left greasy.
Natural face masks:
Koreans always prefer to use natural ingredients to take care of their skin. They believe that they are the
best and most effective. So, they use face masks made with natural ingredients. Fermented yeast, snail
mucin and green tea are some of the common ingredients used for face masks. They apply this face mask
two times in a week. This is followed with a facial massage. This helps in increasing blood circulation
providing the skin a healthy glow.
What you eat reflects on your skin. If you eat healthy, you will definitely have a healthy and glowing skin.
make sure that they consume nutritious food.
Kimchi is one such nutritious food that they have. This is a fermented cabbage that is rich in Vitamin C and beta-carotene. This helps in boosting the health of your skin.
Makgeolli is another common ingredient in their diet. This is fermented rice wine rich in minerals and
amino acids. This makes your skin bright and also maintains the elasticity of your skin.
One of the main differences between the skin care process of Korean women and other skin care regimes
is that Korean women take care to look after their skin from their childhood itself. For them skin care is
an important part of their daily routine and they regard this as their ultimate investment. They spend
ample time to take care of their skin properly and they also follow the beauty regimes seriously. As you
know, when you take good care of your skin, you can reduce the appearance of blemishes and other
problems of the skin, and maintain a radiant skin that is healthy and flawless. So, it is important that you
take care of your skin as early as possible.
After you cleanse and exfoliate your skin, you have to tone your skin, so that your skin absorbs the
moisturizer properly. Toning helps in nourishing and replenishing the skin. It also makes the pores of
your skin shrink in size. Koreans always use toners and refer to them as refreshers. Toners help in
refreshing your skin and make it ready for the next skin care regime.
Using eye cream:
As you know, the area around your eyes is very delicate and the skin here gets affected very easily. So,
you have to take extra care of the skin around your eyes. Koreans make sure that they keep this area
super moisturized. They apply a good eye cream on the skin around their eyes before they go to sleep at
night. This prevents wrinkles, puffiness of the eyes and dark circles under the eyes.