K-beauty routines aren’t just about layering 10-12 products; they also involve unique formulations that offer dynamic benefits to the skin. Take, for instance, our topic at hand. Emulsions are lightweight moisturising formulations intended to deeply moisturise rather than just hydrate. They are lighter than your usual cream or lotions. They get absorbed quickly and have added anti-ageing and de-pigmenting benefits.
Because of the smaller molecular size of emulsions, they seep into the skin faster and deeper and keep it hydrated for hours. This is a blessing all year round for oily and combination skin types, but especially in winter. Oily skin is starved skin, and these emulsions will be ideal for feeding it essential moisture during the winter season.
This formula boasts of the skin-softening benefits of mango seed butter and liquorice root extract. The solution not only hydrates your skin without clogging, but also helps improve your skin's texture and elasticity.
This SPF-infused emulsion is ideal for daytime use. Worthy of the splurge, the unique formulation also provides anti-ageing benefits in addition to being uber hydrating.
Formulated with 70% Centella Asiatica extract instead of water, this emulsion is a godsend for anybody struggling to manage skin inflammation daily. Incredibly soothing for overly stressed skin, the emulsion leaves your skin calm without leaving any stickiness behind.
Enriched with squalane and panthenol, this formula is extremely nourishing; reaching deep layers of your skin for lasting hydration.
Your skin's moisture barrier needs to be in top shape to fight the harshness of winter. This panthenol-infused formula can help strengthen your barrier and improve your skin's immunity against harsh winter conditions.
Formulated with retinaldehyde, this formula works to fade marks and blur signs of ageing along with being a hydrating addition to your nighttime routine.
Formulated with calendula extract, this formula is ideal to soothe, calm and hydrate sensitive skin types.