Korean Grooming products for Men
When it comes to skin care, South Korea has established itself as the Mecca for all things beautiful. It's transformative approach to skin care, and it’s somewhat “out there” products are taking over the grooming business for both men and women. South Korean men use as many as 15 grooming products every day to get that “was born 5 minutes ago” feel, and while I don’t have the time or the patience for such an intensive schedule, here are a few Korean grooming products that I like to use to complement my Beau Brummell routine. Look into our premium grooming products as well!
Mizon’s Snail Repair Intensive Ampoule
Snail mucin (otherwise known as “snail slime”) is loved for its anti-inflammatory, restorative and clearing qualities. The manufacturer suggests that using snail slime and other active ingredients Such as Barberry root extract prevents skin issues such as acne and blemishes and helps remove acne scars. Hyaluronic acid moisturizes skin effectively, and 5 kinds of vitamins and cacao tree extract nourishes skin.
This is not formulated specifically for men, but it has become extremely popular amongst guys. The Missha Sun Milk Essence hydrates and cools off skin affected by the harsh sunlight. Double Layer UV Blocking System withstands water and sweat, providing long-lasting and impenetrable UV protection, even as the humidity rises. The moisturizing essence quenches dry skin. The extracts of 4 flower varieties, representing the four seasons, soothe, nourish and hydrate tired, dry skin.
Sulwhasoo Essential Skin Refiner for Men
Those of you who also follows my blog know by now how obsessed I am with shaving. The Sulwhasoo was the missing piece from my daily shaving routine. This toner and refiner calms irritated skin with ingredients like Chinese Skullcap and Japanese Red Pine extract as well as hydrates skin without leaving it too greasy or oily, leading to a fresher and smoother smile.
Here is another product on the market, that much like us makes use of activated charcoal for men's skin. Tony Moly is hailed worldwide as the most effective foot peeling mask on the market. Wear the plastic sock provided for an hour and let the AHAs work their magic as the old, hard skin on the bottom of your feet disintegrates and peels off with the mask over the next six days.
It’s Skin’s Power 10 Formula Syn-Ake
Snake Venom? What will they think of next? Well, it is widely considered one of the strongest and most effective products out there. It is a serum made up of tripedites, which has a similar structure to viper venom, is meant to firm face muscles in a similar way to Botox, but while Botox is injected into the muscle, this serum restores skin by using the protective and hydrating qualities of the cosmetic classic.