Everyone has been obsessed with the results from the 10 steps Korean skincare routine. The combination of ancient beauty practices plus the new generation products gives the desired effect.
Here are all the steps involved in Korean skincare and their purpose:
This is essential for removing makeup, as a water-based cleanser does not dissolve all the makeup. Gently massage your face with an oil-based cleanser and then wash your face with warm water. People with no makeup can also use this step as it also helps in dissolving the impurities from your skin.
This step involves washing your face with a water-based cleanser so that there is no excess oil left on your skin.
This step will ensure to get rid of any dead skin cells. This step only needs to be twice a week.
Using a toner will balance your skin’s PH levels and also help in shrinking the pores.
Using a sheet mask
This step will feed your skin with all the hydration and provide a glow.
Using an essence
Using an essence will target problematic areas like fine lines, wrinkles, and uneven skin tones. You can omit this step if you have no such concerns.
The ampoule is a super serum with all the active ingredients, it will help you get a glow boost as soon as you apply.
As the skin under the eye is really sensitive. This step is essential for extra care.
Use this with your morning cream or night cream depending on the time you are using it.
This is for the morning only when stepping outside to shield your skin from the UV rays.
Layering a lot of products on your skin may not work for everyone. So you can cut down few steps that do not work for you. These steps may be a little time-consuming but the results are promising. Do try this!