This story first appeared on Her World.
We are no strangers to the K-beauty wave. After all, it has taken over so much of our beauty routine that we can hardly remember how life was like before we began patting away with our cushion foundations.
As Western brands continue to play catch-up to Korean beauty products for their innovative formulas and convenient formats, K-beauty remains one of the fastest growing categories in Asia, as well as worldwide.
And as more and more K-beauty products fill our vanities and bathroom shelves, there are still a lot of things we might not know about K-beauty. Here, six of the lesser-known ingredients that are found in Korean products that you should know about and should start using: