Still hesitant to hop on the Hallyu beauty wave? We get it—the South Korean multi-step routine is a lot of work. But before you brush off the idea altogether, why not dip your toes in the water first? We’ve taken the liberty of putting a K-beauty starter pack together, using basics by Mizon. These cult-faves might just change your mind!

CLEANSING OIL: Mizon No. 1 Cleansing Oil, now on sale at P1,080 (limited time only)
Once you’ve experienced the miracle of double-cleansing, there’s no going back. Start with this powerful oil! It sweeps away waterproof makeup and clears out pores with a silky blend of black chokeberries, phytonutrients, and antioxidants.

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FOAM CLEANSER: Mizon Snail Repairing Foam Cleanser, P350
Follow that up with this famous foam, which stars our favorite K-beauty ingredient: snail mucin. Its soft whipped formula flushes out dirt, boosts hydration, and repairs damaged skin. The texture is divine—it feels like marshmallow clouds on the skin.

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PEELING GEL: Mizon Lemon Sparkling Peeling Gel, now on sale at P675 (limited time only)
Need to boost your glow before a big event? Try this gentle peeling gel. These types of formulas are the SoKo secret to brighter skin! Mizon’s award-winning exfoliator, in particular, sloughs off dead cells and purifies skin with French sparkling water.

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SNAIL CREAM: Mizon Black Snail All in One Cream, P1,350
When we call this jar of goo “life-changing,” we’re not exaggerating. There’s a reason why it’s one of the most popular snail creams in the world! With a whopping 90% snail slime content, it treats acne, heals damaged skin, soothes irritation, provides deep hydration, and evens out rough patches. GET IT.

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CUSHION COMPACT: Mizon Correct Combo Pact, now on sale at P855 (limited time only)
You can’t do K-beauty without the dewy! Counted among Mizon’s many bestsellers is this skin-perfecting CC cushion, which provides natural-looking, glowy coverage. It’s infused with micro-color capsules and nourishing argan oil to minimize blemishes and moisturize your skin. All that, in a single pat!

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LIP TINT: Mizon 3-in-1 Red Water Glam Tint, P350
A subtle pop of color is the cherry on top of a basic SoKo look. And we’re happy to report that this moisturizing lippie gives you three effects in one. First, the staying power of a tint. Second, the deep color of a lipstick. And third, luscious shine of a gloss. XOXO!

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