By Samantha McMeekin
Sunday 15 July 2018
Our obsession with all things K-beauty isn't slowing down. The only thing is, some products can be hard to get your hands on without UK stockists.
Enter: Korean beauty subscription boxes. Your goal of 'cloudless skin' is made so much easier with curated packages sent straight to your house. Here are the best ones to choose from...
Pink Seoul is ideal for those unfamiliar with K-beauty, as the boxes guide you through the basics without being overwhelming. If you choose a traditional subscription, you'll receive four full-size product every second month.
Cost and commitment: £42 every two months for a traditional subscription, £50 every two months for the plus subscription (recommended for over 35s) and £27 per month for the mask subscription. You can cancel or skip a month anytime, as long as you email before the 10th of every month.
One of the originals and the best, Bomi Box (pronounced boh-me, which means glow-me) contains up to eight full-size and sample skincare, makeup, body or beauty tools every month. The only downside is the shipping is a little pricey.
Cost and commitment: £56 for the monthly box subscription, or alternatively they have a smaller 'bag' option which is £42 per month.
Containing 5-6 'deluxe-size' samples straight from South Korea, the Mishi box is a Godsend for skincare lovers, particularly with acne-prone or oily skin.
Cost and commitment: £20 for an auto-renew monthly subscription, or £20.50 for a one time only box.
Leng Box is an affordable favourite, filled with quirky finds like egg white face masks and peach-shaped hand creams. Plus, 5 per cent of all proceeds is donated to a charity that helps North Korean refugees.
Cost and commitment: £30 per month and can be cancelled at any time.
If you'd like a bit of K-beauty makeup thrown in with your skincare, this is the box for you. When you sign up to Joah, they also take into account your skin type and preferences so they can tailor your boxes to you.
Cost and commitment: £25 a month and you can cancel at anytime, but you'll need to notify them a month in advance.
My Mask Time
Face mask fiends, you've found your ultimate box. You can choose between a four mask per month plan or an 8-10 mask plan depending on how often you pamper your complexion.
Cost and commitment: £9.95 per month for the Glow Starter subscription (4 masks) and £24.99 for the Glow Setter subscription (8-10 mask) and you can cancel anytime.