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Posted: November 24, 2017, 6:32 pm

KCONAU Interview: YouTuber Kim Dao talks kbeauty and living in Korea & Japan!
Hello Asia! (blog)
Our assistant editor Kat (a longtime subscriber) caught up with Kim Dao during KCON Day One to chat about living in Korea an...
Posted: October 2, 2017, 8:28 pm

Forget Paris chic, South Korea's cute 'KBeauty' means business
The Memo
“In general, Korean Beauty is as ancient as Japanese beauty products,” celebrity fashion stylist Kimmie Smith told The Memo. The idea is you use anywhere from ...
Posted: August 14, 2017, 8:02 am

Posted: August 4, 2017, 7:18 am

Blogger Praises K-Beauty While Calling Asians 'Ching Chongs' In 'Funny Clothes'
With cute, hydrating face masks and BB creams all the rage in beauty, it's clear that Korean self-care techniques have landed in the global spotlight....
Posted: July 21, 2017, 2:46 am

Sheet masks for your boobs are the next big thing
The Daily Dot
The Korean sheet mask craze shows no signs of stopping after years of masking selfies. In fact, now you can get sheet masks for your lips, hands and feet. And if ...
Posted: June 8, 2017, 4:40 pm

These Korean Bubble Face Masks Can Get Hilariously Out of Control
There's usually a bit of a learning curve with innovative beauty products. Nobody just arrives in the world knowing what to do with brow wig...
Posted: May 25, 2017, 5:37 am

Jamsu your way to a flawless-looking face
The jamsu concept is reported to have actually originated in Japan, but was quickly adopted by K-beauty fans. The process involves moisturising the skin and applying base product...
Posted: April 24, 2017, 10:12 pm

This Japanese beauty box proves K-beauty isn't the only hot skincare trend
The Daily Dot
While the Korean beauty world has surged in popularity in America over the last few years, Japanese beauty has gotten little to no attent...
Posted: April 3, 2017, 9:07 pm

The Korean skincare routine, explained (UK)
Our thirst for borrowing beauty tips from the Koreans shows no signs of slowing. With innovative technology harnessing ancient traditions, we too want in on ...
Posted: March 16, 2017, 10:45 am

The Sheet Mask Sanitation Scandal Rocking the K Beauty World
A post on the popular Asian Beauty subreddit by a new user called dvaonline22, self-identified as a Korean woman living in Seoul, brought the issue to light for Engl...
Posted: August 29, 2016, 8:16 pm