Feb 1, 2018

How to Create Your Own 10-Step Korean Skincare Routine

Here's a guide for those looking for the perfect products to complete all 10 steps!

The 10-Step Korean Skincare Routine may seem tedious, but the results will reveal the skin you've always wanted to have. If you're looking for the right products to complete all 10 steps, we have a few suggestions that might be perfect for your routine.

1. Use an oil-based makeup remover to erase all traces of makeup, including stubborn waterproof ones that won't go away that easily!

Banila Co. Clean It Zero Purity for Sensitive Skin PHP 1090.00

Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Blackhead Out Balm PHP 547.47

2. A foaming facial wash gets rid of the slick feeling left by the oil-based cleanser. This also helps eliminate all traces of remaining dirt and makeup. You can use this without the oil-based cleanser if you're not wearing makeup.

Celeteque Acne Cleansing Gel PHP 495.00

Fresh Soy Face Cleanser PHP 550.00

3. Use an exfoliator to get rid of dead skin cells. Depending on your skin type, you can use an exfoliator once or twice a week. If you have sensitive skin, opt for once-a-week usage.

Burt's Bees Peach & Willow Bark Deep Pore Scrub PHP 750.00

Sephora Collection Double Duty Exfoliator & Mask PHP 693.00

4. Toners help balance out the pH level of your skin, and it can also help eliminate dead skin cells that prevent other products from being absorbed by your skin.

Pixi Glow Tonic PHP 2570.00

Benefit Cosmetics Moisture Prep Toning Lotion PHP 1900.00

5. An essence is like a drink of water for your skin. It also helps your skin repair itself by providing nutrients lost by all the washing.

Tony Moly The Black Tea London Classic Serum PHP 1250.00

Cathy Doll Snail Pore Reducing Serum (For Oily Skin) PHP 999.00

6. If you have any skin issues, you'll need to use a treatment to address them. There are numerous treatments out there that address different issues – from dryness to large pores to acne to oiliness!

VMV Hypoallergenics Red Better Flare Up Balm PHP 2015.00

Goodal Anti-Aging Double Serum PHP 1456.92

7. Sheet masks are not only extremely relaxing, but they also help lock in all the products you have applied on your skin.

THE FACE SHOP Real Nature Mask Sheet 2016 PHP 230.00

Innisfree It's Real Squeeze Mask PHP 375.00

8. No matter how young you are or how smooth your under eyes are, you should still use an eye cream to prevent premature wrinkling and to keep the delicate skin under your eyes moisturized.

Mizon Snail Repair EX Eye Cream PHP 1108.26

Benefit Cosmetics It's Potent! Dark Circle Eye Cream PHP 2100.00

9. For a night-time routine, add a cream moisturizer to keep your skin hydrated and glowing well into the night. In the daytime, opt for a lighter cream that will hydrate your skin and prep it for makeup.

Clinique Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief PHP 1300.00

Innisfree Green Tea Moisture Cream PHP 920.00

10. Lastly, for a daytime routine, you need to protect your skin from the harmful rays of the sun. So use a high-SPF sunblock to help battle premature aging caused by sun exposure.

Laneige Sun Block Sensitive PHP 880.00

Banila Co. Hello Sunny Aqua Sun Cream SPF50+ PA+++ PHP 895.00

There are so many options to help you complete your 10-step skincare routine. We hope this list helps you find the perfect products for your skin!