The 5 Best Korean Skincare Brands For Those With Sensitive and Dry Skin

Korea has produced well-known Korean skincare products not just for their very own domestic market but also globally. Koreans are identified to have sensitive skin due to climatic and environmental factors. As a result, they have developed some of the most innovative formulations using some well-known ingredients we love.

Keep reading as we unveil the top 5 best Korean skincare brands for those with sensitive and dry skin.


The brand is known for using plant-based and organic ingredients for its skincare products. The majority of COSRX products contain ceramide, tocopherol, hyaluronic acid, and AHA. Their variety of skincare products are well formulated to address all skin types especially for those with sensitive and dry skin. For starters try the AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner to polish your complexion by removing dead skin cells and residue.

Best COSRX products

1. Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence

Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence

2. AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner

AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner

3. Advanced Snail 92 All in one Cream

Advanced Snail 92 All in one Cream

4. AHA BHA Vitamin C Toner Refresh ABC Daily Toner

AHA BHA Vitamin C Toner Refresh ABC Daily Toner

Hydrium Watery Toner

Hydrium Watery Toner


What we love about MISSHA is that their products are affordable yet effectively deliver excellent benefits using only skin-friendly ingredients and are very much recommended for those with sensitive skin. MISSHA's Super Aqua Cell Renew Snail Essential Moisturizer is one of the most hydrating products in the market. No matter how dry and dull your skin is, this cream will turn your complexion almost instantly soft and dewy. 

Best Missha Products

1. Time Revolution Night Repair Probio Ampoule


Time Revolution Night Repair Probio Ampoule


2. Time Revolution Artemisia Treatment Essence


Time Revolution Artemisia Treatment Essence


3. Yaehyun Jinbon Eye Cream


Yaehyun Jinbon Eye Cream


Laneige's 25 years of expertise in moisture research made them believe that hydration is the key to great skin. They have developed products that are based on advanced water recipes for different skin types and concerns. All laneige skincare products are tested by dermatologists and avoided using parabens and other harmful chemicals. If you have dry skin then you want to check their hydrating product line.

Best Selling Laneige Products

1. Cica Sleeping Mask Mini

Cica Sleeping Mask Mini


ATOPALM has a line of products created specifically for dry, sensitive, and damaged skin. Their intensive cream works for almost all dry skin conditions like dermatitis, rosacea, and eczema. We also love the brand's Wild Kitty Moisturizing Face Masks specifically made for kids which are enriched with milk and vitamin B5 that offers moisturizing and soothing effects. 

Wild Kitty Moisturizing Face Masks 

Wild Kitty Moisturizing Face Masks


This “Clean Beauty” brand has been excluding harmful ingredients by using fundamental methods of planning stages since 2011. Ingredients are carefully selected and dermatologically tested to ensure their effectiveness for all skin types. Among the Benton's best-selling products are Snail High Content Essence, Honest Cleansing Foam, BENTON Fermentation Eye Cream, and Snail Bee High Content Mask.The brand's principle is to make high-quality products without using harmful ingredients. Those with sensitive skin may safely try their products.

Benton Skincare Products

1. Snail Bee High Content Essence

Snail Bee High Content Essence

2. Honest Cleansing Foam 

Honest Cleansing Foam

3. Fermentation Eye Cream

 Fermentation Eye Cream

4. Snail Bee High Content Mask 

Snail Bee High Content Mask

5. Tea Tree Cleansing Water

Tea Tree Cleansing Water


Innisfree's approach to skincare uses the traditional emphasis on prevention and protection. If you are looking to boost your skin with hydration then their Vitalizing line is ideal specially for those with dry and sensitive skin. The brand has a wide range of skincare categories ranging from cleansers to lip care.

Best Innisfree Products

1. Olive Real Cleansing Oil

Olive Real Cleansing Oil

2. No Sebum Blur Primer

No Sebum Blur Primer

Don't let dry and sensitive skin prevent you from enjoying the benefits of a skincare product. Start by investing in some of the above brands to take care of your skin. Don't forget to get good sleep, a well-balanced diet, and practice the proper skincare routine

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