Put down that fancy moisturiser, toss out your serum, and say good riddance to face masks. Apparently the miracle, cure-all skincare ingredient has been hiding right under our noses.
Quite literally if you’re a fan of a vodka soda.
When it comes to multi-step skincare routines and innovative products, Korean women are all over it, but their latest skincare hack promises smaller pores, better active ingredient absorption, deeper cleansing and increased collagen for firmer and plumper skin. And all you need is a bottle of carbonated mineral water.
Speaking to the Coveteur, Alicia Yoon – owner of online skincare boutique, Peach & Lily, and the woman who’s been credited with bringing Korean beauty to the US – said she’s an avid fan.
“Mineral water is popular in Korea as a base and simple treatment in a lot of ways,” she said to the Coveteur, noting its many uses.