You don’t have to be a K-Pop or K-Drama fan to like K-Beauty. The Korean beauty industry is so innovative that it’s well-loved around the world. After all, it pioneered sleeping masks, BB creams and cushions, and many other beauty innovations.

K-beauty products also harness a plethora of unusual ingredients that you might not see used in your typical beauty staples, which is what makes it so fresh and exciting. If you are looking for a new beauty regime that will help you achieve clear and blemish-free skin, here are four unusual K-beauty skincare ingredients to look out for.

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Text: Letty Seah / Her World / March 2018
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Additional text: Zoe Zeng