The Korean Way to Get Better Skin Without Spending a Dime

Though the famed 10-step skincare system might seem to imply otherwise, Korean beauty rituals don’t just revolve around products. I attended skin school in the ’90s in Korea and fell in love with the Korean beauty philosophy—not just the products but the whole approach. Since then, I’ve avidly kept up with the evolution of Korean beauty for the last 15 years.

One fundamental aspect that remains unchanged is the holistic approach. Korean skincare is as much about topical products as it is about improving things like circulation and keeping muscles underneath the skin healthy to help your skin from the inside out.

Keep scrolling for three easy things that you can do for your skin that make a big difference—and don’t cost a dime!