While some women have been known to blow their entire paychecks on the latest and greatest beauty products, most of us prefer cost-conscious products – especially if they’re proven to work just as well as their expensive counterparts. For the budget (and time) conscious, here’s a round-up of innovative Korean beauty products that won’t break the bank!

Neogen Blemish Soothing & Sebum Controlling Mask $5


Sheet masks are a surefire way to soothe and treat your skin, whether you are dealing with redness, fine lines, or dull skin. For those of you with oily or acne-prone skin, these best-selling Neogen Blemish Soothing & Sebum Controlling sheet masks are just what you need to control shine and prevent breakouts this summer.

Tony Moly Runaway Strawberry Seeds 3-step Nose Pack $4


Pulling out blackheads has never been so… cute! This adorable Tony Moly blackhead strip is not only strawberry-scented, it actually works really well. This three-step nose pack helps to prep your skin before stripping deeply blocked follicles with a nose strip and treats to soothe and maintain clear pores after!

Skinfood Gummy Bear Jelly Hand Cream $8


Your hands are usually the first area of your body to show signs of aging, so it’s important to protect and moisturize your hands as often as you can. So if you’re going to be reaching for a hand cream regularly, it might as well be adorably shaped and scented like a gummy bear. Skinfood’s Gummy Bear Jelly Hand Cream is available in different fruity scents. Squeal!!!

#OOTD Nail Sticker $8


It’s never been easier to have glammed up nail art! With hamburger and ice cream icon nail stickers from #OOTD, you’ll not only avoid pricey trips to the nail salon, but you’ll have a fun DIY project to keep you busy this summer. The possibilities are endless with all the different #OOTD nail stickers. Simply place them over painted nails and seal with a top coat.

Tony Moly Shiny Foot Super Peeling Liquid $14

Tony Moly Shiny Foot Super Peeling Liquid

Suns out, buns out – and don’t forget your feet! This innovative liquid from Tony Moly sheds all the hard, unsightly calluses off your feet and preps them for the summer. While it does take a week for it to work its magic, it’s a small price to pay for smooth, soft soles. The Tony Moly Shiny Foot Super Peeling Liquid also comes with plastic socks which  you wear with the super peeling liquid and the foot cream you apply later.

All of the products mentioned in the article are available at Sokoglam.com.

Charlotte Cho is the editor-in-chief of K-beauty content site The Klog, which is dedicated to covering the innovative and fascinating world and products of Korea.