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The Best Korean Whitening Cream to Give You Even, Radiant Skin

Koreans and Asians alike love their whitening creams. Whitening creams aren't used in Korea to make your skin whiter, although Koreans do prefer lighter skin. Whitening creams are actually used to even out the skin tone, brighten dull skin, fade skin blemishes, and increase your glow and luminosity.

We've already featured the best toners and serums, now check out our list of our top 10 favorite Korean whitening products!

HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST KOREAN WHITENING CREAM

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THE BEST KOREAN WHITENING CREAM

Whitening Cream

Name

Type

Price

Amount

Scent

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Secret Key - Snow White

Day Cream

$

1.76 oz

Powder

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Tonymoly - Panda Cream

Day Cream

$

5.12 oz

Fruit

Mizon - Good Night

Sleeping Pack

$

2.70 oz

Light

Baviphat - Lemon

Sleeping Pack

$

3.52 oz

Lemon

Myconos - Night Cream

Sleeping Pack

$

1.69 oz

Light

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Myconos - Sun Cream

Sun Cream

$

1.69 oz

Light

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Missha - Time Revolution

Emulsion

$

4.39 oz

Light

Tosowoong

Night Cream

$$

1.76 oz

Light

Secretkey - Snow White Cream

Day Cream

$

1.76 oz

Powder Scent

Secret Key's Snow White Cream features baby snail which helps to brighten the skin and lessen the look of dark spots. It also includes Dermawhite skin nutrients which aid in the brightening of the skin, tightening of the pores, and smoothing of the skin

This cream is best used as a base prior to applying makeup, it also acts as a BB Cream and a moisturizer. That's a lot of bang for your buck! It's main whitening ingredient is Niacinamide which helps your skin glow and look even more radiant. This is a great cream for dull and dry, oily skin with large pores.

The Snow White cream does a great job of evening out the skin tone and it is light and not greasy at all. It should be safe for sensitive skin. The effects of this cream are not permanent, the whitening effects just work while the cream is applied to the skin. It's our #1 pick for the Best Korean Whitening cream!



TONYMOLY - Panda's Dream White Cream

Day Cream

$

5.12 oz

Fruit Scent

Tonymoly is at it again with their irresistible packaging. I wanted the TONYMOLY Panda's Dream White Cream as soon as I saw the roly poly panda packaging! This whitening cream evens out your skin tone, reduces dark spots and brightens the skin

It doesn't look like a ton of product when you open up the packaging but with this whitening cream, a little goes a long way.​ The cream is super hydrating and not oily at all, there is no oily sheen after the product is applied. It sits well under makeup and has a light refreshing smell.

This product really works, meaning that its super white! Unless you have light skin, I wouldn't wear this cream by itself, but its a perfect base for applying your favorite bb cream, cc cream, or cushion foundation.​ We also love that this cream absorbs quickly into the skin. For the cutest whitening cream ever, pick up Panda's Dream!

MIZON - Good Night White Sleeping Mask

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Sleeping Mask

$

2.70 oz

Light Scent

Mizon's Good Night White Sleeping Mask is a cream that is just supposed to used 2-3 times a week a a night mask. It should be the last step of your nighttime skin care routine and its optimal if you apply it around its active rejuvenation hours around 10PM-2AM.

The cream gives you radiant, rested skin as if you have slept for 10 hours.​ This mask absorbs easily into your skin and it is light in consistency. This mask does a good job of fading acne scars and dark spots such as thsoe due to hyper pigmentation.

This is not a moisturizer so you should definitely apply your nightly moisturizer before applying Mizon's mask. Niacinamide is featured for its brightening effects. If you are looking for a great whitening sleeping pack, this is it!

Baviphat - Lemon whitening sleeping pack

Sleeping Mask

$

3.52 oz

Lemon Scent

Next up we have another sleeping pack from Baviphat, their Lemon Whitening Sleeping Pack. This sleeping mask is moisturizing and features lemon extract for its whitening and brightening effects. Soothing and moisturizing ingredients such as Portulaca Extract and Centella Extract are also included.

This whitening night mask is rich in Vitamin C and helps to prevent hyper-pigmentation while reducing the appearance of dark spots. Arbutin is another featured ingredient which evens out your skin tone and gives you a fairer complexion. 

You'll see results after about 2 to 3 weeks of use, including smoother and more even skin. You can use this cream every night. If you are looking for a moisturizing and whitening night pack, check out this Lemon sleeping pack!

Myconos- Deep Sea Whitening Cream

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Night Cream

$

1.69 oz

Light Scent

Next up we have Mycono's Deep Sea Whitening Night Cream it helps you to balance and create a healthy skin barrier, resulting in radiant skin. This night cream is approved by the KFDA for wrinkle reduction, improved skin elasticity and skin whitening.

It features Mycono's exclusive Tria Isorropia Complex and Guaiazulene formulas to treat, protect and repair the skin. This night cream is step 4 in Myconos recommended 6 step flawless beauty routine but you can simply include this cream in your regular routine on its own.

Myconos features premium products that are designed with deep sea water which balances the natural PH of the skin. This cream really helps with restoring or enchancing the skin's luminosity.

Myconos - Mild Perfection Sun Cream

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Sun Cream

$

1.69 oz

Light Scent

Next up we have another Myconos cream featured, back to back! This is Step 5 of Myconos skin care routine and the night cream is Step 4 so you can use both these creams together. This is a sun cream to be used in the daytime and it has an SPF of 50. 

It features a non greasy, lightweight formula which works for all skin tones.​ This sun cream doesn't leave a white cast like you might have experiences with other sunscreens. It blends well and does a good job of evening out your skin tone.

​We love the luminosity that you get with this cream and its hydrating without being oily in the least. A little product goes a long way and it feels light on your skin. Check this out if you are looking for a daily whitening sunscreen!

Missha - Time Revolution White Cure

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Emulsion

$

4.39 oz

Light Scent

Missha's Time Revolution White Cure is a powerful emulsion to give you luminous skin. It features white flower extract along with a host of highly concentrated brightening ingredients.

This is a tone-up and oil-water lotion that has a light scattering effect that increases light reflection on the skin to give you a diffused look. The lotion absorbs without any stickiness and white truffle extract is included in the formula yum! It helps to nourish and brighten the skin.

This White Cure lotion from Missha is part of their elegant seven piece Time Revolution White Cure set, but you can easily take this lotion and add it to your daily routine.

TOSOWOONG - Crystal Whitening Cream

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Night Cream

$$

1.76 oz

Light Scent

​Tosowoong's Crystal Intensive Whitening Cream lightens freckles and dark spots and fades skin blemishes while moisturizing and nourishing the skin. It features Arubtin, niacinamide, shea butter and seed oil in a gel-cream consistency.

This cream helps to create radiant complexions out of dull skin. Use this cream as the last step in your daily beauty routine at night. It absorbs well into your skin​. This cream has been a best seller in Korea for 10 years!

It's certified by the KFDA​. These cream is intensely moisturizing and helps to make rough skin become firmer and super hydrated. If you're looking for one of the best selling whitening creams in Korea from a trusted brand, check this out!

Be the skin - Purifying White Waterful Serum

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Day Cream

$$

1.69 oz

Light Scent

Be the Skin's Purifying White Serum is another best selling serum that features mushrooms, green tea extra and arbutin. Arbutin is better than other skin-brightening ingredients because its active component releases slower than other, making it gentler and less irritating for the skin.

You don't have to worry about dull skin when you have this whitening cream and its great to help with discolored skin and hyper-pigmentation.​

You can see results pretty quickly after using this cream. A little goes a long way so you can invest in a bottle and it should last you the entire year. This is a great, luxe, premium whitening cream to add to your collection.​

Etude House - Oh My God Whitening Cream

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Face & Body Cream

$

1.69 oz

Light Scent

Last up we have Etude House's Oh My God Spot Whitening Cream. This is a spot cream so it is only to be applied to areas that you want to bright and lighten. You can use it on our face, armpits, knees, bikini line, elbows and more.

Use this cream continuously twice a day for at least a month to notice results. The cream is thick and sticky which makes it really good for your body parts. Meadowsweet Flower and Swiss Alpine herbs are featured to create a calming scent.

This cream also helps with wrinkle correction. You'll notice a whiteness when you apply the cream but it washes off. If you are looking for a whitening cream that's also meant to be used on the body, check this out from Etude House.


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