The newest online store to fuel our K-Beauty obsession, Althea Korea | Philippines makes even more Korean beauty brands accessible to Pinays! The brand's easy-to-navigate website is a treasure trove of cult skincare and makeup goodies from brands like Sulwhasoo, Innisfree, and Belif—definitely music to the ears of diehard K-Beauty fans who can’t fly to Seoul on a whim (and really, who can?).
We’re browsing the site ATM and we’re already finding tons of things we want—no, NEED—to buy! Below, our top picks from Althea and why you need to make room in your vanity table for these:
3CE Lip Pigment
The lippie all the cool girls in Seoul are wearing, this creamy lip pigment comes in bright but wearable shades you’d want to mix and match.
3CE Lip Pigment, P620
Chico Y Chica Beta-Salic 2.0
Treat acne, enlarged pores, and all other skin blemishes with this product. Use it regularly enough. and you’ll start to notice a change in your skin’s quality and texture.
Chico Y Chica Beta-Salic 2.0, P720
Elizavecca Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask
Make your skin care even more exciting with this clay pack. You’ll seriously get a kick once you see it expand and bubble up upon application.
Elizavecca Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask, P550
Iope Air Cushion XP
K-Drama fans, you might recognize this cushion compact from My Love From Another Star. Nab actress Jun Ji Hyun’s stunning glow with a few pats of this best-selling product.
Iope Air Cushion XP, P1,320 (includes 15g refill)
Innisfree No Sebum Mineral Powder
Keep shine at bay by setting your makeup with this loose powder. We love the light mint scent—so refreshing!
Innisfree No Sebum Mineral Powder, P260
Mamonde Rose Water Soothing Gel
A multi-purpose mixture that works on your face, body, and hair, this gel calms and refreshes, making it a must-have during the hot summer months.
Mamonde Rose Water Soothing Gel, P400
Mediheal N.M.F. Aquaring Ampoule Mask
With hyaluronic acid and ceramide to up your skin’s moisture levels, this sheet mask is made of cellulose fiber that clings better to skin and imparts all that gooey goodness more effectively.
Mediheal N.M.F. Aquaring Ampoule Mask, P100
The Saem Urban Eco Harakeke Emulsion EX
This emulsion contains extract from harakeke, a kind of plant found in New Zeland. Use it to hydrate and sooth parched, sun-exposed skin.
The Saem Urban Eco Harakeke Emulsion EX, P620
Piolang 24K Gold Wrapping Mask
A super luxurious mask no girl would be able to resist, this contains ACTUAL gold with a purity of 99%. Apply to face then peel off to reveal supple, luminous skin.
Piolang 24K Gold Wrapping Mask, P760
Wonderuci Light Light Eye Balm
Unlike heavy creams, the unique texture of this eye balm means it absorbs easily—perfect for moisturizing your delicate eye area even during the day!
Wonderuci Light Light Eye Balm, P840
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