Waterless Skincare: The Latest Secret from Asia

Check out the ingredients list on one of your favorite products. Is the first ingredient water, or perhaps “aqua”? We thought so. Water in beauty products has been a given for, well, ever. But if we’ve learned anything from breakthroughs like BB creams and essences, it’s that sometimes our skincare regimens need a little shaking up. Especially when that shake-up comes from the always ahead-of-the-curve Korean skincare market. We were chatting with Christine Chang and Sarah Lee, co-founders of natural Korean beauty website Glow Recipe, and the two let us in on a new trend in skincare that’s going to be big—waterless formulas. It sounds so simple and yet so revolutionary. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about going water-free!