8 Korean Beauty YouTubers To Watch

The lowdown on the hottest Korean trends and products - English subtitles included

Pony
20 Sep 2015

Pony

She’s probably the most well-known Korean beauty YouTuber. The “ulzzang” (“best face" in Korean) has videos on season appropriate makeup (such as grey and purple shades for Fall) and even how-tos for those with mono eyelids. Thanks to her, we’ve picked up some beneficial contouring tricks. Plus, she’s done makeup for 2NE1’s CL, released makeup books, and been to Singapore as part of an Etude House collaboration.

Watch Pony's channel here.

Jung Saem Mool
20 Sep 2015

Jung Saem Mool

This celebrity makeup artist doesn’t just have tutorials on how to create the hottest celeb looks, she’s also got how-to videos for beginners. Relevant for us: How to apply makeup for oily skin and the trick to nailing Korean eyebrows.

Watch Jung Saem Mool's channel here.

Ssin
20 Sep 2015

Ssin

She starts her tutorials with an androgynous look, but skillfully pulls off feminine as well as boyish makeup looks. Plus, she's entertaining, which makes her videos all the more fun to watch.

Watch Ssin's channel here.

Yeon Du Kong
20 Sep 2015

Yeon Du Kong

Her beauty tutorials don’t just consist of products and steps, you’ll also watch a glimpse into her life as well. The lifestyle and beauty vlogger shows her out-and-about in Korea and does “get ready with me” beauty videos. While only her recent videos have English subtitles, we say better late than never.

Watch Yeon Du Kong's channel here.

Sunny
20 Sep 2015

Sunny

Seek out this Korean YouTuber that’s currently based in New York for all your K-pop idol makeup tutorials. She’s fluent in English but only her newer videos offer English subtitles. Fun fact: She’s receive attention for her resemblance to Lee Hyeri.

Watch Sunny's channel here.

Daddoa
20 Sep 2015

Daddoa

We can’t get enough of her flawless skin and time just whizzes by as we're watching her create daily, date appropriate and back-to-school makeup looks.

Watch Daddoa's channel here.

Hakonyang
20 Sep 2015

Hakonyang

Aside from product reviews and recreating celebrity makeup looks, she also does celeb nail art tutorials. There’s one featuring Apink’s Son Na-eun’s nail art look, and another highlighting Girl Generation’s Kim Tae-yeon’s manicure.

Watch Hakonyang's channel here.

Somevely
20 Sep 2015

Somevely

Her channel boasts tutorials on how to re-create Korean celebrity looks and also include makeup and skincare reviews. Only recent videos have been subbed, but thankfully her tutorials are pretty self-explanatory.

Watch Somevely's channel here.

We’ve just returned from a trip to Seoul, South Korea, and have to admit that we’re completely obsessed with the country’s ever-advancing beauty technology. The nation is still winning the skincare game, and if you want to know what every girl in Korea is using right now or what the trending looks of the moment are, you don’t have to look any further.

No need to make the six-hour flight, though. Here’s a handy compilation of the best beauty K-gurus to watch. They show you how to re-create the hottest looks of the season and what their fave products are – right down to the shade – on their YouTube channels. All you have to do? Grab that popcorn and settle in for some serious beauty bounty.

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