You must have heard already; Korean skincare routine has taken the world by storm. The process of cleansing, toning and moisturizing can prove to be quite a task and sometimes you may wonder if it worth the effort. How are you going to blend in the Korean 10-step skincare routine in the Middle East climate?

Don’t fret! VoucherCodesUAE brings you  simplified Korean beauty routine which can be incorporated in your skincare routine, especially during the summer.

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East with Faces

Beauty regime

The products used in the skincare routine can be substituted according to your skin type. It is completely understandable if you don’t use or get the required Korean face products.

We chose products from Faces, to help you get the most out of the Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East climate. As we are on the way of making things easier, use the code “FUN125” to get 12% off your order sitewide. 

1. Wash your face twice

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East

Left:- Elizabeth Arden ceramide replenishing cleansing oil (oil based cleanser)
Right:- Clinique Foaming Sonic facial soap (foaming cleanser)

Yes, you read it right. The first step of the Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East, seems apt. First, you clean your face with an oil-based cleanser which helps remove debris of makeup and pollutants. Then you immediately follow it up with a foaming cleanser, which leaves your skin nourished and supple.

Oil based cleanser:- Elizabeth Arden ceramide replenishing cleansing oil as the oil based cleanser. Price: AED 210

Foam based cleanser:- Clinique Foaming Sonic Facial Soap. Price: AED 79

2. Exfoliate at least once a week

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East

URBAN VEDA
Soothing Exfoliating Facial Polish

Depending on the sensitivity of your skin, exfoliate wisely. This helps do away with the tough dead skin cells for a brighter skin. Exfoliating also helps with clogged pores and ensures your skin is breathing and is all set to embrace what’s coming next.

Our pick is the Urban Veda Exfoliating Facial Polish. Price: AED 76.

3. Use toners every day

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East

CLARINS Toning Lotion with Iris

Toners are not makeup removers. In fact, it is a water-based light moisturizer which seeps into your pores for a healthy skin. Toners are needed to regulate the pH balance and keep fine lines and acnes at bay.

Our pick is the Clarins Toning Lotion with Iris. Price: AED 137.

4. Essence is essential

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East

Dior Hydra Life Sorbet Water Essence

So far, this part of Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East, haven’t been unheard of. Step 4 is where you’ll learn about essence. Essence is the second step to moisturize your skin as the watery texture penetrates deep into the skin and harnesses the effectiveness of other products.

Our pick is the Dior Hydra Life Sorbet Water Essence. Price: AED 294

5. Emulsion is the key

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle east

Benefit Triple Performing Facial Emulsion

Emulsion is yet another moisturizer. If you are astounded by the intensity of moisturizers used in the routine, you are not alone. But guess what? Korean beauty gurus believe that several layers of thin moisturizer are better than one thick moisturizer that blocks your pores and gives you a greasy skin.

Hence, the layers of thin moisturizers are perfect steps from the Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle East climate. Besides, Korean products use ample of botanical extracts which benefits your skin in unfathomable ways.

Our pick is the Benefit Triple Performing Facial Emulsion. Price: AED 167. 

6. Serums and Ampoules try it or skip it

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle east

PESTLE & MORTAR
Pure Hyaluronic Serum

If your skin thinks emulsion is enough then skip serums. Serums help with redness and rough skin. Serums and ampoules are basically boosters that are intense moisturizers. We can never have enough of these.

Our pick is the Pestle & Mortar pure hyaluronic serum. Price: 135 AED – 245 AED

7. Sheet masks are the “it” product

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle east

Kocostar Pineapple Slice Mask Sheet

With or without the Korean beauty regime, sheet masks have conquered the beauty market and is spotted everywhere. Sheet masks are sheets soaked in serum and are available for various kinds of benefit including skin brightening and cooling. Summer calls for a perfect cooling mask.

Our pick is the Kocostar Pineapple Slice Mask Sheet. Price: AED 15. 

8. Extra care for your eyes

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle east

Mad Hippie Eye Cream

The skin around your eye is the most sensitive and thin, that is why the first signs of aging first appear around your eyes. Keeping this in mind, the Korean youthful regime ensures to incorporate the special care the skin demands. Eye cream is lavishly applied to moisturize the ultra-thin layers and suspend all signs of aging.

Our pick is the Mad Hippie Eye Cream. Price: AED 147

9. The real moisturizer

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle east

Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+ Tube

The ninth step is sealing a deal with moisturizer. After slathering layers of thin moisturizers, a moisturizing cream is applied to harmoniously blend it all and lock in moisture. This may not be needed if your skin feels satisfied.

Our pick is the Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+ Tube. Price: AED 99

10. Sunscreen is the savior

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle east

Sun Bum SPF 30 Mineral Spray Sunscreen

There’s too much content out there on the benefits of sunscreen, but what is worth noting is that Asian sunscreens offer protection from both UVA and UVB rays. Sunscreen isn’t just confined for a day out in the sun. Apply everyday to secure all the benefits and opt for sunscreens which is best suited for this step of Korean 10 step skincare routine in Middle East climate.

Our pick is the Sun Bum SPF 30 Mineral Spray Sunscreen. Price: AED 173

11. Skin Benefit when sleeping

Korean 10 step skincare routine in the Middle east

Lancôme Energie de vie Recovery Sleeping Mask

We know, we said 10 but take this as an extra tip. You can skip it if you want. When your body is at rest, your body is healing. What better time than that to supplement your skin with repairing properties? Sleeping masks does exactly that. No, it is not a sheet mask, just another layer of moisture designed to work while you’re asleep.

Our pick is the Lancôme Energie de vie Recovery Sleeping Mask. Price: AED 330. 

Korean skincare routine has benefitted many, and if you want to give it a go, just do it! If you like relaxing in your bath, Bath&body works, is your best pick.