Here at Pepe and Ko we are constantly on the lookout to bring you products that has been tried tested and vouched by Kbeauty YouTubers, beauty bloggers and skin enthusiasts. The following top 10 products are a few of our top picks, which have been selected due to their miraculous abilities earning them a spot in the cult stardom.
1. MISSHA TIME REVOLUTION ESSENCE
One of Missha's hero products, this miracle water essence is a stepping stone into achieving healthy glowing skin. It contains 80% Fermented Yeast Concentrate (saccharomyces ferment filtrate), which absorbs into skin instantly, repairing and energising the skin. Niacinamide, a Vitamin B3 component, improves skin elasticity, enhances skin barrier function, promoting cell regeneration for firmer skin and revives skin tone and texture for an overall brighter complexion. Skin is left repaired, protected and hydrated and ready to absorb your next treatments.
2. MISSHA TIME REVOLUTION NIGHT REPAIR ACTIVATOR
A permanent staple by many Kbeauty gurus, this product sure has earned its place in our top favourites! This ampoule helps to give you a dewy, supple and clear complexion. The key ingredient for this anti-aging serum is Bifida Ferment Lysate, a fermented yeast that visibly reduces signs of aging and improves skin elasticity while protecting the skin. This luscious serum is loved for its ability to repair and hydrate, restoring elasticity to skin giving you luminous smooth and even-toned skin with regular use. This little guy will make you look forward to waking up to brighter, smoother skin!
3. BANILA CO CLEAN IT ZERO
A classic cult favourite cleanser which goes on as a solid balm and transforms into a silky oil on the skin. Its sorbet-soft, lightweight texture effortlessly dissolves stubborn makeup without stripping your own natural oils. Papaya extract works to naturally exfoliate the skin and acerola extact is rich in vitamin C which helps to brighten skin. Smells delightful and is a perfect first cleanser for your dual cleansing routine . This cleanser will not disappoint!
4. NEOGEN BIO PEEL GAUZE PEELING - WINE
For those of you who love a manual exfoliation AND a chemical exfoliation, this product offers you the best of both! It's a physical exfoliator because it's a gauze pad that you rub against your face and it's a chemical exfoliator because it contains AHAs such as glycolic acid, tartaric acid, and lactic acid. AHAs are Alpha Hydroxy Acids, which encourages the cells to detach from one another. This Resveratrol-enriched 2-step exfoliator is packed with a powerful antioxidant which prevents free radicals from pigmentation and wrinkles. With the unique 3 layer pad design, dead skin cells are sloughed off the surface as the lactic acid penetrates deep into your pores to clean out pore-clogging debris and oil. Skin is instantly left smoother and clearer!
5. SON AND PARK BEAUTY WATER
This multi-tasking toner and cleansing water has quickly made its way into many Korean beauty cabinets! Used as a hybrid cleanser-toner, it has mild exfoliation abilities with willow bark and papaya extract to gently help sweep away dead skin cells, revealing brighter skin tone and a smoother texture. Lavender water, rose water, and orange fruit extract impart a subtle hydration so your skin is prepped to absorb the next skin care steps. Beauty Water is used to reset your skin's natural pH levels after cleansing. It can be used in the morning to create the perfect canvas for makeup application, midday as a refresher, and night after cleansing to whisk away remaining impurities.
6. MIZON BLACK SNAIL ALL IN ONE CREAM
Want to make wrinkles and skin dullness escargot away? This premium moisturizer is formulated with a whopping 90% Black Snail filtrate so get excited! In addition to the highly concentrated snail mucin, it's also packed with 20 different plant extracts including adenosine, peptide, and niacinamide. The multi function cream works to address a wide range of skin concerns, including pores and blackheads, dull complexion, dark spots, dry rough skin and stimulates skin regeneration. Paraben-free, artificial color - free and fragrance-free. Apply at night before bed for optimum results.
7. KLAIRS FRESHLY JUICED VITAMIN C SERUM
Shine bright like a diamond with this illuminous serum that is high in Vitamin C and is even gentle enough for sensitive skin types! Vitamin C is a natural antioxidant that has multi purpose functions including fading brown spots from pigmentation, reducing visible fine lines and brightening overall skin tone. This guy is the perfect addition to any skincare regime. Get glowin' - you know you want to.
8. SKINFOOD BLACK SUGAR MASK WASH OFF
One of Skinfood's best sellers, this exfoliating scrub smells heavenly of brown sugar and leaves your skin feeling porcelain smooth and soft. The sugar grains work as a manual exfoliator and dissolves slowly as you massage it gently on your face, try not cause too much damage from over exfoliating. Enriched with minerals and vitamins, this face scrub will leave your skin feeling revitalised and super soft. Great for all skin types especially dull, dry skin.
9. LANEIGE LIP SLEEPING MASK
If you're living in a humid, hot climate you will probably notice that no matter how often you apply lip balm it still seems drier than a dehydrated raisin. Give your lips the moisture boost it craves with Laneige's Lip Sleeping Mask. It's Vitamin C extracts and berry mix complex forms a protective film while gently exfoliating dry skin and restoring nourishment & hydration. Talk about getting your ultimate 'beauty sleep'.
10. RE:P ORGANIC COTTON TREATMENT TONING PAD
This award winning toner is a great option for natural beauty enthusiasts and those with sensitive or dry skin. The formula features Damask rose extract, tea tree, and calendula to lightly hydrate skin and restore pH balance - all in a convenient, single use organic cotton pad. One side of the cotton pad has a threaded texture for a bit of manual exfoliation and the other side is smooth, to gently sweep away impurities. The pre-soaked pads make this toner great for travel or throwing in your gym bag.
Free of mineral oil, sorbic acid, animal ingredients, surfactants, parabens, mineral oil and propylene glycol. A Leaping Bunny Cruelty Free Certified brand.
There you have it! 10 of our all time favourites. It was a tough call to choose but we believe these products will change your skincare world. Check out our other best seller products.