How Korean Beauty Is Influencing American Beauty — And Why It’s No Passing Fad

  It started with BB cream. I was an editor at Audrey Magazine, and one of our summer interns pitched a story about BB cream. Now, I had heard of BB cream — the miracle product discovered by a German doctor to soothe the skin of post-peel patients and co-opted by Korean chemists as a do-it-all moisturizer, primer, … Continue reading How Korean Beauty Is Influencing American Beauty — And Why It’s No Passing Fad

Korean Beauty at New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2016

  Last season, Korean beauty brand Dr. Jart+ made news with skin care stylists giving models some sheet mask love backstage, a much needed dose of hydration during the chaos that is Fashion Week. For the fall/winter 2016 shows, which wraps up tomorrow, more Korean brands are getting in on the act, from glass nail art … Continue reading Korean Beauty at New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2016

the queens of k-beauty charlotte cho of soko glam, christine chang and sarah lee of glow recipe and alicia yoon of peach & lily

The K-Beauty Queens and Their Favorite Products You Have to Try

  It’s official: Korean beauty has swept the world, and in the States, three K-beauty e-tailers reign supreme. Here, we ask the fabulous Korean American women behind the beauty stores —Charlotte Cho of Soko Glam (top left), Alicia Yoon of Peach & Lily (top right), and Christine Chang and Sarah Lee of Glow Recipe (bottom … Continue reading The K-Beauty Queens and Their Favorite Products You Have to Try