2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation

by Wendy Kim on Jan 10, 2018

Happy New Year! Happy 2018! How’s everyone doing so far? Already a week passed and hope you guys are having a blast so far! Well, it only makes sense to talk about some of the beauty trends that will sweep the beauty market in 2018. So take a look and get yourself ready for a whole new year and make it a good skin year!*If you want to see product details, click on the name of the product below every product image!2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 1

1) Skin Pampering Mask

We all love a nice skin pampering and in the year 2017, at home skin pampering was a huge trend and it seems like this trend will continue in the following year as well. If general at home skincare was a trend last year, this year, especially face masks with high concentration of ingredients and burst of hydration will be what you would like to take a look at. As much as adding a sheet mask in your routine is simple, it cares your skin intensely and effectively according to what kind of care you want that day or night.Keep up with the trend with...2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 2[BY WISHTREND] Hours Long Moisturizing Gauze Sheet MaskWhat about this product? Did you ever imagine a sheet mask that lasts up to 40 minutes and more without drying out at all? Recommended time of use for most of the sheet masks out there are up to 20 minutes but this can go for hours. If deep hydration and brightening care is what you are looking for, this is the way to pamper your skin![WISH RECIPE] DIY Cream Sheet MaskWhat about this product? Toner, a hydrating & gentle moisturizer (a jumbo size especially) and cotton pads are all you need to get yourself a nice skin pamper! It takes less than 5 minutes to make a nice cream sheet mask for your skin and yet will give your skin that hydrating pamper in the morning and at night.2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 3

2) Acne Care At Home

On the same note, wouldn’t it be fascinating if you don’t have to visit the dermatologist everytime you have a pimple or troubles on face? Be on the look out for some of the products that will give care for acne prone skin, from extracting to post acne care! Pimple patches has been everyone’s holy grail for a while now but now we are expecting to see more products that will give even better care for acne skin in a non-patch form. There are largely four kesy in achieving acne free skin: exfoliation, proper extraction, post-acne care and pigmentation care. If you have the right tool and a calming & soothing care products, taking care of your acne won’t be as tough or expensive!Keep up with the trend with...2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 4[BY WISHTREND] Mandelic Acid 5% Skin Prep WaterWhat about this product? Prevention always comes first when it comes to acne free skin.Give your skin an effective but mild daily exfoliation. This prep water that will come in the very first step of your skincare routine will not only prevent whiteheads and troubles but it will also calm inflammatory acne.[SKNMISO] Comedo RemoverWhat about this product? Get yourself a proper extractor tool. Two different sized hoops on each end will make it easier for you to extract troubles in all sizes. But always remember it’s so important to extract under sanitary conditions. Make sure to sanitize it before and after use. And of course on with the post-extraction care.[BY WISHTREND] Teca 1% Barrier CreamWhat about this product? Once you extracted the trouble, we all know we should never leave it as it is but rather give the proper and most gentle post-acne care as much as you can. And this will be the holy grail that will change your post-acne care game. The teca (guta-kola) ingredient will help collagen synthesis and strengthen the sensitized and irritated acne prone skin. Apply a nice layer on top of the acne spots and the next day you’ll see how much it has been healed. Perfect way to prevent any acne scarring before it takes place![BY WISHTREND] Pure Vitamin C21.5 Advanced SerumWhat about this product? What more can I say about this brown bottle. If pigmentation, acne spots is your majoy concern, get hands on this baby. 21.5% of Vitamin C ingredient will give you the most effective pigmentation and overall brightening care on your skin. Add it to your night time routine and use it 2-3 times a week and give your skin the care it needs at home.2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 5

3) On with the Clay Again

Clay has always been the holy grail ingredient on skin especially for those with oily skin types. It is a great ingredient that helps not only control sebum but also a fascinating pore care ingredient! It seemed like we didn’t hear too much about clay last year but this year, clay is back to take the throne on skincare. There are even edible clays ready on the market! One of it’s function would be internally cleansing the body and removing parasites and toxins within our body if we take it as food. So imagine how much it will purify the skin? Get yourself a nice clay face mask to give your skin a elastic and fresh look!Keep up with the trend with...2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 6[I'M FROM] Volcanic MaskWhat about this product? Clay clay clay. One of the best sellers on Wishtrend in the clay section. 8.6% of pure volcanic clay will help remove all the unnecessary waste and absorb sebum from yourface leaving a fresh finish. And the best part? The cooling sensation on your skin![SKIN&LAB] Pink Clay Facial MaskWhat about this product? Formulated with calamine powder and pink flower complex, the eye pleasing clay mask will, as all clay masks do, control sebum, tighten pores and also help with brightening overall skin tone. The calamine ingredient helps to also soothe possibly irritated skin. I mean, who hates pink?[SKINMISO] Sebumless Pore MaskWhat about this product? We all know the brand ‘SKINMISO’ as one of the best brands specializing on pore care! So it only makes sense if they have a clay mask that can give your pore that extra care. This simple wash-off mask will melt and remove excess sebum on skin turning your skin smoother and purified.2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 7

4) Superfood Ingredients on Skin

So, clay is now called superfood and guess what! Another beauty trend of this year is incorporating superfood ingredients into your skincare routine! When it comes to superfood, we go for it and make sure we consume it in our meals. Consuming these superfood through food gives great health benefits but when it’s applied on our skin, it just gets better. Look for skincare products that has superfood ingredients and see how it will transform your skin healthier. From green tea & blueberries to honey & ginseng, pick your choice!Keep up with the trend with...2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 8[BY WISHTREND] Green Tea & Enzyme Powder WashWhat about this product? Who doesn’t love a cuppa of green tea? One of the recent new arrival has struck a lot of the our hearts thanks to the green tea ingredient! This powder type cleanser has that green tea latte scent making your cleansing more fun and pleasant. Obviously, it is great for antioxidation on skin and also helps with mild exfoliation without leaving the skin dry at all! If you have sensitive skin or acne prone skin, and still want to keep up with the trend, go for it.[KLAIRS] Midnight Blue Youth Activating DropWhat about this product? Blueberries alert! This mystrical blue colored watery serum will deliver that superness of blueberries onto your skin. With only 10 simple vegan friendly ingredients, it will not only help you with removing wrinkles on your face but also helps protect the skin from irritants and uv rays.[I'M FROM] Honey MaskWhat about this product? Yas honey! Honey has been on the top list on superfood for years and years and it will always be. If you havn’t given your skin a honey care yet, why not go for it this year? Especially if you have troulbe with flaky and dry skin, add a wash off honey mask that includes 38.7% of real honey and deliver that rich hydration directly onto your skin.[I'M FROM] Ginseng SerumWhat about this product? For some of you, ginseng might be an unfamiliar ingredient. But us Asians can’t get enough of it. It is known to be one of the best superfood in Asia loved for its anti-aging and rejuvenating effect. Just by adding a couple of drops after the toner step, you can get anti-aging and skin purifying effect at once.2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 9

5) Multi-Tasking Products

When you think of K-beauty, a lot of you will instantly think of 7 skin steps (7 layers of toner) or 10 step skincare routine. And yes, it has been a huge trend that swept the entire beauty & skincare industry worldwide. But at the same time, the number of products is not what it’s all about. If you have a smart skincare product that is mild but effective in couple of ways, you can diet on your skincare steps. Let’s call it a multi-tasker in skincare. So what does it mean? It means that you will not only be able to exfoliate your skin but also hydrate your skin at the same time, that you will not only be able to repair damaged skin but calm irritated skin at the same time. Get hands on some of the smart multi-taskers to save your skin from bad days!Keep up with the trend with...2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 10[KLAIRS] Supple Preparation All Over LotionWhat about this product? As the name implies, this is a moisturizer that you can apply it all over your body, even including your hair. After shower, just slather up your entire body with this all over lotion and it will moisturizer your skin in the most comforting way. From head to toe, don’t miss a spot.[KLAIRS] Freshly Juiced Vitamin E MaskWhat about this product? Sleeping mask or a night cream is one of the best way to give your skin a nice and effective care according to your need. If you want to wake up the next morning looking bright & glowing, say hello to this vitamin E mask. With just a little bit, it goes a long way throughout the night.2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 11

6) Less Matte, More Skin

Who would dislike a flawless and poreless skin? Even if it’s done with the magic of makeup and concealers? Matte makeup tutorials were all over instagram and youtube last year and yes we’ve had a flawless 2017. However, this year, more natural look, more skin is back on the trend. So it all starts with a great skincare to improve the skin that you naturally have to make it into a healthy & glowing skin. And also for makeup products, we’ll be looking at more makeup tutorials that will be natural and more skin showing.Keep up with the trend with...2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 12[KLAIRS] Illuminating Supple Blemish CreamWhat about this product? 1st place on GLOWPICK bb cream. What more should I say? People say, once you go Klairs bb cream, you can’t go back to other ones out there. It has the most natural coverage and a finish but with its buildable texture you can get the amount of coverage you want leaving your skin looking natural and dewy.[KLAIRS] Mid Day Blue Sun LotionWhat about this product? For the less cakey and more skin look, getting yourself a good quality sun lotion is a key. Especially when the sun lotion can not only give you that SPF protection but also work as a primer, a base or even a natural tone up cream, the merrier. Let’s go natural with healthier skin and it all starts with applying sun lotion people!2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 13

7) It’s All About the Aesthetics

Who wouldn’t like to still feel pretty during their skincare routine? It seems like a lot of beauty gurus are spending more on making their skincare and makeup time more fun and pleasing and we are witnessing that through some crazy accessories!Keep up with the trend with...2018 New Year Trends! Skincare Routine & Cream Recommendation Article Insert 14[BY WISHTREND] The Crown Band[BY WISHTREND] Wishtrender Creaseless Hair TiesThese were just some of the skincare and beauty trends that we'll get to enjoy this year but there's always more! Go creative and incorporate your style, your taste and your color into whatever is going to trend this year! At the end, it's all about having fun! :)

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