Inside Korea's Intricate Approach to Treating Fine Lines and Wrinkles

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South Korea didn't become the home of glass skin simply out of good PR and amazing genetics. The epitome of K-beauty in America — smooth, clear, seemingly poreless complexions — is actually an act of lifelong dedication to glowing, healthy skin. It's not the product of one miracle product, as we often vie to find here in the U.S. 


Products Are Supplementary 

The best-selling products in Korea also tend to target inflammation, Hong points out. The wide variety of cica-spiked products is exhibit A. "This makes sense because our skin is prone to inflammation as we get older, which causes visible signs of aging," she says. Some notable ones include the Round Lab 1025 Dokdo Toner and Mediheal N.M.F Intensive Hydrating Mask.