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Get skin like a Korean star - on a budget

It takes effort - and lots of skincare products - to look like a Korean celebrity. Here's how to do it without breaking the bank

Looking immaculate takes investment.

And achieving the South Korean celebrity look - which is all cream (skin) and gloss (lips, hair) - is particularly time-consuming and expensive. Just tending to one's bare face involves a skincare routine of 10 steps or more and an avalanche of beauty products.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 13, 2018, with the headline 'Get skin like a Korean star - on a budget'. Print Edition | Subscribe