5 Must-Have Korean Skincare Products Based on Olive Young

5 Must-Have Korean Skincare Products Based on Olive Young


If your TikTok algorithm has been showing you a range of Korean skincare products, we’re here to tell you that you aren’t alone. It seems as if the hype towards K-beauty is making a comeback, but this time around, it’s all about their line of skincare. So if you’ve been contemplating on the items you’re planning on purchasing, we went ahead and listed down the top skincare products from Korea’s go-to beauty store, Olive Young, to make things easier for you. 

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Manyo Pure Cleansing Oil

You’ve probably seen this cleansing oil on your TikTok page, and a lot already shared their reviews on it. This cleansing oil claims to help melt away your blackheads and whiteheads—that means no more nose strips for you. On top of that, it’s also stated that it’s safe for all skin types, even to those who have acne-prone skin.

Manyo Pure Cleansing Oil
Photo: MANYO OFFICIAL (via Instagram)

Mediheal Madecassoside Blemish Pads

Toner pads are a cult-favorite in Seoul, and it makes sense why. One of the top sellers is the Mediheal Madecassoside Blemish Pads since it’s made to improve dull and uneven skin tone, as well as reduce blemishes. It really explains why most of the locals are left with healthy looking skin, and we won’t deny that we want that, too. 

Mediheal Toner Pads
Photo: MEDIHEAL OFFICIAL (via Instagram)

Torriden Dive In Serum

If you’re dealing with dry skin these days, you’ll want to give it a much needed hydrating boost with the Torriden Dive In Serum. The watery formula makes it easier for your skin to absorb the serum as the hyaluronic acid soothes and hydrates the skin from the inside. Many have even tested it and shared that it made their skin look plump and healthy. 

Torriden Dive In Serum
Photo: TORRIDEN OFFICIAL (via Instagram)

Dr. G Red Blemish Clear Soothing Cream

Apart from Dr. G having clinically verified benefits, many Koreans expressed that the brand has become a favorite among the locals. Their Blemish cream, which targets different types of irritations that are caused by heat, facemasks, and even UV rays, is a must-use product. But most importantly, many have claimed that its moisture retention lasts the whole day, making it an ideal product for those who live in a tropical country. 

Dr. G Blemish Cream skincare
Photo: DR. G (via Instagram)

Dr. G Green Mild Up Sun Essence

For those who may not know, Koreans take sun protection very seriously, and they get picky when it comes to choosing their sunscreen. Dr. G has been at the top of their list for two years now because of the six layers of protection it has to mask irritation caused by UVA and UVB light. Apart from that, it’s also infused with hyaluronic acid and vitamin D for hydration purposes. 

Dr. G Mild Up Sun Essence skincare
Photo: DR. G (via Instagram)

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