6 K-Beauty Secrets From Netflix's Squid Game

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If you have been binge-watching the most popular show on Netflix, Squid Game, you probably obsess with the talented and beautiful cast. You're wondering how Jung HoYeon's skin can look flawless even when she is playing deadly games?

Well, the answer is simple!

Jung HoYeo takes care of her skin by following simple skincare tips both on and off the screen. Keep reading if you want to achieve her radiant and gorgeous look!

1. Remove Makeup

Jun HoYeo's mother always tells her to sleep with clean skin. This skincare advice is a must if you want to prevent clog pores, infections, inflammation, and irritation. It's crucial to remove makeup at the end of the day.

Koreans are all about cleaning the skin; that's why they practice the double cleansing technique.

The Korean double cleansing method involves applying a cleansing oil balm such as DEAR KLAIRS Gentle Black Deep Cleansing Oil to remove makeup, sunscreen, and sebum.

DEAR KLAIRS Gentle Black Deep Cleansing Oil

Then use a hydrating cleanser like SOME BY MI Pure Vitamin C V10 Cleansing Bar to ensure the skin is clean from sweat, bacteria, and dead skin cells.

 SOME BY MI Pure Vitamin C V10 Cleansing Bar

After cleansing, don't forget to apply a toner such as SOME BY MI Yuja Niacin 30 Days Miracle Brightening Toner, to add antioxidants to the skin, especially if you have oily acne-prone skin.

 SOME BY MI Yuja Niacin 30 Days Miracle Brightening Toner

2. Freckles

People around the world adore North Korean detractor Kang Sae-byeok freckles. K-drama actress Jun HoYeo uses an effortless technique to create natural-looking freckles to achieve this look.

You can copy her look by doing small dots on the cheeks and nose with a waterproof eyeliner pencil such as MACQUEEN Waterproof Pen Eyeliner. We recommend creating delicate freckles until you master the technique to avoid a messy look.

 MACQUEEN Waterproof Pen Eyeliner

The MACQUEEN Waterproof Pen Eyeliner comes in three colours: Deep Black, Deep Brown, and Brown Black. Pick the one that best combines your skin tone. This fine-tipped eyeliner is the perfect makeup tool to create cuteness freckles.

3. Drink Plenty Of Water

In recent interviews, Jun HoYeo said that she makes sure to drink a minimum of two liters of water a day. Staying hydrated is vital to keep the skin moisturised and flawless.

When you drink enough water, you notice how your skin becomes healthier while improving the tone and maintaining your pores unclogged.

To increase skin hydration, it's also wise to use a K-beauty skincare product such as LANEIGE Water Sleeping Mask. The LANEIGE Water Sleeping Mask profoundly purifies, heals, and hydrates your face overnight.

 LANEIGE Water Sleeping Mask

4. K-Beauty Sheet Masks

When asked one of her biggest skincare secrets, HoYeon answered that she uses an Aloe Vera sheet mask when her skin is irritated, red, or inflamed.

One of our favorite K-beauty sheet masks is ETUDE HOUSE Therapy Air Mask 0.2, formulated from vegetable extracts and unique ingredients such as Damask Rose, Pearl Extract, Aloe Vera, Snail Slime, and more.

 ETUDE HOUSE Therapy Air Mask 0.2

The ETUDE HOUSE Therapy Air Mask 0.2 is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin. It has no harmful ingredients like mineral oil or fragrances. It provides moisture and essential nutrients, leaving the skin healthier, flawless, and radiant.

5. Always Wear Sunscreen

The sun is one of the most triggering elements of premature ageing; that's why K-drama actress Jun HoYeon always wears sunscreen.

It's vital to invest in a top-quality sunscreen such as MISSHA All Around Safe Block Aqua Sun Gel to prevent risk for sun UV rays and skin cancer.

 MISSHA All Around Safe Block Aqua Sun Gel

The MISSHA All Around Safe Block Aqua Sun Gel offers SPF50+ PA+++ to protect the skin against UVA and UVB rays. This K-beauty holy grail combines ice plants, glacial water, AutoZone-rose, and thanaka extracts.

It's ideal for all skin types, including acne-prone skin, as it features a lightweight, non-sticky formula. The MISSHA All Around Safe Block Aqua Sun Gel hydrates the skin while reducing the visibility of blemishes.

6. Don't Forget A Two-Toned Lipstick

When you watch Netflix's Squid Game it is challenging not to focus on Jun HoYeon's lipstick combination. The famous actress proves that everyday gradient lips are vital if you want to look amazing.

To achieve her look, make sure to apply a brown lip colour such as Evening from ROMAND Zero Matte Lipstick before adding some red colour like RD303 from ETUDE HOUSE Matte Chic Lip Lacquer centre of the lips.

Evening from ROMAND Zero Matte Lipstick


RD303 from ETUDE HOUSE Matte Chic Lip Lacquer

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