What I Bought: South Korea

Obviously I had to go to Asia and spend money. So here it is, breaking down the things I bought from South Korea. Overall, it was a great trip, but also because I bought great stuff 😉 Let’s get into it!

Skincare

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Korea Ginseng Moisture Essence Sleeping Pack 

In the store it said it was a sleeping mask, but it’s really just a moisturizing face cream. I hate the smell of ginseng, but this mask definitely is moisturizing, which is why I bought one. Although I have yet to say I will recommend it.

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Nuganic Customize Hydro Gel Eye & Spot Patch 

I love me some eye patches and when I saw these I was totally going to jump on it. For the amount of patches you get, it was worth the price to me. I am really excited to start using this!

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UGB Peeling Gel 

When they were demonstrating this to use, it was cool and looked effective in smoothing my skin, and taking the dead skin cells away with it. So I bought it. I have yet to use it because I realized that I had bought two peeling gels…

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Nuganic Customize Soft Peeling Gel 

I LOVE THIS THING. Review coming.

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Nuganic Customize O2 Bubble Foam 

I hadn’t heard about this before, but I thought I would give it a try, considering how interesting it is. I have used it a couple of times and honestly….not the biggest fan. But it doesn’t suck either. I’ll review it soon.

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Etude House Green Tea Nose Pack 

I basically bought this by the check out line and just wanted to give it a go. Plus, who can have enough nose packs?

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UGB Facial Essence Arbutin Mask 

Like I said above, who can have enough face masks? Plus, these face masks have A LOT of product in them.

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Marin Water Daily Essence 

I wanted to see what the fuss was about essence’s, so I thought I would give this a go. So far so good I think. Although I have yet to be wowed by it.


 

Makeup

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Etude House Dear Darling Tint 

South Koreans are really into the who tinted lip thing, and I wanted to give the trend a go. Plus, sometimes a tinted lip is so much quicker and easier than a full on lip stick right?

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Etude House Tint My Brows Gel 

I have yet to use this product, but it’s been breaking the internet, so I thought I would give it a try. Review will be up as soon as I use this product 🙂

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Cushion Pang Tint 

As always, a tinted product! It would be like me to buy more than one of the same kind of lip product…


Clothes

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Floral Cover-Up 

I’ve been looking for a similar product for forever and they are either always not the right look, or too expensive. So when I found this gem in South Korea, I knew I wanted it. I bought all these clothes in Myeongdong btw. This is super flowy and super cut with a t-shirt and a pair of jeans. It definitely adds some details. And it goes well with my new pink hair haha

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Polka Dot Maxi 

I’m not actually a fan of polka dots, but I am a big fan of maxi-dresses that actually fit me. So that’s the main reason why I bought this dress. But still, I’m loving it.

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Primary Crop Top 

This is the first crop top I own that I can actually get on board with, and that actually looks good on me, which is unfortunate. I really want U.S. fashion retailers to take note of Asian fashion sometimes.

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Plaid Over-Sized Shirt 

I feel like this is pretty self-explanatory. It makes a perfect light jacket in summer, and a nice shirt during the fall. What more is there to say about it?


Miscellaneous

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Hand Held Fan 

It was crazy humid in Korea, and my tour guide kept using hers. It seemed to make her cooler (figuratively and physically) than the rest of it. I really wanted one, not only because I was going to be in Taiwan for about a week, but also because once I go back to school, it’ll be hot and humid too.

Gentle Monster Cuba 503 (Airport)

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20160824_132924_HDRI’ve been dying to get my hands on a pair of Gentle Monster for forever, and at Incheon Airport, I finally found a pair I really liked! And it was way cheaper than buying it in America. Check out my review here.


Don’t forget to SM:)LE today!

xo

∞ sofieyah ∞

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