Way before "glass skin" was a thing, there was "honey skin." While glass skin focuses on texture and the famous 'transparent' and 'reflective' finish, honey skin is about the plumpness and hydration of one's complexion. And like all Korean beauty ideals, we want it!


To achieve the look, Sarah Lee of Glow Recipe said that you need a good combo of a face oil and an emollient cream. Both offer lasting hydration and grant your skin a "glow-y sheen," similar to gooey honey.

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Sounds easy, right? Jump on the K-beauty skincare trend with our recommended oil and cream pairings, depending on your skin type:

Normal Skin

If you're blessed with good skin, this duo is for you: A 24k gold-infused face oil that won't leave your skin feeling sticky in our humid weather, plus a lightweight, plumping moisturizer.


Hello Gorgeous Unicorn Elixir, P380, HelloGorgeousPH.com

St. Ives
Collagen Elastin Moisturizer, P249, The SM Store

Dry Skin

If your complexion is patchy and parched, you can boost its elasticity with rosehip oil and a creamy moisturizer every night.

VMV Hypoallergenics
Creammmy Rich Moisture Milk, P905, SM Megamall


Wild Products
Rosehip Oil, P693, Sephora.ph

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Oily Skin

Get the right amount of dew without the slick with this lightweight combo of oil-free cream and sebum-regulating Argan oil.

The Face Shop
Chia Seed Moisture Recharge Cream, P1,195, FreeState.ph


Organic Alley
Argan Oil, P850, Trinoma

Combination Skin

Use a balancing cream that will leave your skin looking neither too dewy nor too matte, and nourish the dry areas with a few drops of revitalizing face oil.

Dear, Klairs
Rich Moist Soothing Cream, P1,212, Althea


The Body Shop
Oils Of Life Intensely Revitalizing Facial Oil, P2,395, Lazada

[h/t: Allure]

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This story originally appeared on Cosmo.ph.

* Minor edits have been made by the Femalenetwork.com editors.

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