5 Affordable and Effective Skinfood Products You Should Try


Affordability is important in establishing a skincare routine. Especially for teenagers and young adults who do not have many funds, it is a big factor that needs to be considered. Even so, it does not mean that you have to settle for inexpensive products that may do you more harm than good. Don’t let yourself get fooled by the low priced products from unrecognized brands.

Korean skin care has always been recognized for its affordable and highly-effective skincare products. Koreans take their skincare seriously, and they know what they need and want. That is why K-cosmetic companies offer Korean beauty products at a reasonable price.

You won’t have to experience a hard time looking for great products within a friendly-budget. We have prepared a list of SKINFOOD products that can nourish your skin without breaking the bank.

  1. Sun Flower No Sebum Sun Gel – US$15.60

Sun protection is a major factor that can determine the success of your skincare routine. Most people find it hard to look for quality sunscreens because it is mostly hit-or-miss. Sunflower seed oil is a widely used ingredient in Korean beauty products. It is packed with vitamins and nutrients that can nourish and protect the skin.

This lightweight sunscreen will never let your skin go dry under the blazing sun. Aside from the broad-spectrum SPF50+ PA++++, it also provides soothing benefits for troubled skin. With the sunflower seed oil’s vitamin A, C, D, and E, this sunscreen can be beneficial for acne-prone skin. It does not leave any white casts and sticky feeling after application.

  1. Pineapple Peeling Gel – US$13.90

Exfoliating is healthy for the skin, but it depends on how you exfoliate.  For people who do not like to use physical exfoliants or scrubs, chemical exfoliating is the way to go. There are two types of hydroxy acids commonly used in skincare products — AHA and BHA. Pineapple contains AHA that gently exfoliates the skin surface to get rid of dead skin cells.

Surprisingly, pineapple contains more benefits than we may think. This peeling gel is formulated to deeply exfoliate to eliminate excess sebum and dirt trapped in the pores. It can make the skin clearer and brighter after exfoliating.

  1. Beauty in a Food Mask Sheet – US$3.90/pc

Sheet masks are key to achieving dewy skin. Not only they are super affordable, but they also come with numerous benefits for your skin. Treating yourself with a relaxing night while wearing sheet masks can do your skin wonders. You have to be careful as many sheet masks can be very irritating to the skin.

Just how SKINFOOD believes in food, they offered 23 types of sheet masks made with fruits and vegetables. Of course, it comes with different benefits but it can guarantee you smoother and well-moisturized skin.

  1. Tea Tree Skin Clearing Spot Oil – US$11.90

Some people have a hard time dealing with their blemishes. Fortunately, spot treatments are here to save you time and money. Before considering a trip to your dermatologist, try this spot oil that can be the solution for your blemishes.

This spot oil is infused with tea tree oil and tea tree leaves extract. Tea tree oil is a popular ingredient for treating acne issues. It contains antibacterial and anti-inflammatory benefits that can calm redness and irritation. It only gets better with a roll-on bottle for an easier trouble spot solution anywhere.

  1. Rice Daily Bright Cleansing Foam – US$13.90

Rice is not only a staple in the pantry but also skincare products. Fermented rice is known to increase collagen production and brighten the skin. This foamy cleanser contains fermented rice that effectively removes dirt and other impurities without being harsh on the skin. It’s a rich formula that can keep your skin moisturized after cleansing.


Skincare is important but it does not have to be expensive. There are many beauty companies, especially K-cosmetic companies, that offer quality skincare products at a reasonable price. However, you have to know that companies base their prices on the quality of ingredients they use. Some inexpensive products can only do so much. Did you love the products above? Let us know more in the comment section below!




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