It’s no secret that the beauty world is in a Korean craze now with K-beauty looks and K-beauty brands making waves. But why stop there, when you can also enjoy Korean facial salons in Singapore without having to travel all the way there. Read on for seven recommendations facial salons and clinics that offer technology and techniques that hail from Korea, available right here in Singapore.
1. Aeon Medical and Aesthetic Centre
Aeon Medical and Aesthetic Centre is a medical aesthetic clinic with a Singapore and Korea licensed medical doctor specialising in non-invasive procedures with minimal downtime using the latest technologies in skin rejuvenation, and medical grade facials that utilise Korean products and techniques customised for each patient’s specific skin conditions. Readers can try the AEON Total Clarity treatment that brightens skin tone and treats large pores using a two-stage laser treatment to achieve a clearer complexion.
9 Scotts Road #06-02/03
Scotts Medical Centre, Pacific Plaza
2. Gangnam Laser Clinic
Gangnam Laser Clinic follows the Korean approach to medical aesthetics with focus on achieving better skin and facial shape through laser facials non-surgical contouring. The clinic brings on board Korean dermatologists as medical advisors, and products used in services are from Korea. Those seeking a V-shaped jawline can opt for the V-Shape Face Shaping Treatment that reduces the muscles at the jawbone, while the Gangnam Laser Facial targets skin problems like hyperpigmentation, scars, uneven texture, and dull and sagging skin.
1 Maritime Square
HarbourFront Centre, #03-55
1 Raffles Place
One Raffles Place, #03-04
Enquiry Hotline: 9018-8415
3. Dr. L Dermatology Aesthetics & Facial Plastic Surgery
Dr. L, an aesthetics clinic co-founded by Singapore Medical Group and Leaders (a cosmetic division of a Korean conglomerate company) is one of the largest aesthetics Korean joint venture in Singapore. The services offered at Dr. L incorporates Korean technology and expertise all while adhering to Singapore’s medical guidelines. Beyond the usual laser programmes that target skin texture or pigmentation, Dr. L also offers combination lasers, a blend of lasers designed by Korean dermatologists with Asian skin in mind to correct multiple skin problems tailored for an individual’s skin type and preferences.
290 Orchard Road
Paragon Tower 1 (via Lift Lobby E or F), #09-09/10
4. Korea Beauty Centre
Korea Beauty Centre focuses on using Kyung-rak, a traditional massage technique that stimulates vital meridian points to boost blood circulation and helps in detoxification. By applying Kyung-rak in a facial treatment, toxins from the facial nymph nodes will be flushed out, thus reducing fluid retention, and defining the jawline for the desired V-shaped visage. It is also said to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and hyperpigmentation. Readers can try the Kyung-rak technique in the Lymphatic Korean Kyung-rak Facial (SGD130, 80-minutes) to experience an authentic Korean spa experience.
5 Koek Road
5. Sulwhasoo Facial Studio
Those that have done their K-products research would know that Sulwhasoo is a popular and luxurious Korean skincare brand which focuses on nourishing the skin with traditional Korean herbs and ingredients. Naturally, that philosophy is carried over to their spa treatments with focus on their products and pampering facial massagse. Signature treatments at the facial studio include Snowise EX Illuminating Facial (SGD180, 60-minute) for a translucent, even skintone, Concentrated Ginseng Rejuvenating Facial (SGD220, 80-minute) for an ultimate rejuvenation of dull skin, and Timetreasure Perfecting Facial (SGD280, 80-minute) to restore skin health by indulging it with centuries-old Korean Red Pine extracts.
310 Orchard Rd
Seviin at Tangs Orchard, Level 7
TANGS at Tang Plaza
6. Yakson House
Established in Korea since 1979, Yakson known in Korea for their Golki Therapy, a treatment that can make your face shape appear smaller and more V-shaped, without any surgery, needles, diet, or medicine. The therapy is also effective for achieving facial balance, smaller pelvis and straightening of bowed legs. Newly opened in Singapore, Yakson already has more than 100 stores in Korea, Japan, China, and the Philippines, and has a star-studded clientele list.
501 Orchard Road
Wheelock Place, #05-12A
7. Atlas Medispa
Inspired by the Korean art of beauty and skincare, Atlas Medispa uses a mix of modern technology and pampering experience to create an effective healing and rejuvenating experience for patrons. Signature treatments to get here include Atlas Silk Peel which uses ‘wet abrasion’ to exfoliate the skin all while delivering topical solutions directly into the skin, and Atlas Signature Anti-Aging Radiance Plus Facial which uses innovative Korean technology like thermal-radiofrequency and photodynamic therapy to plump, lift, and fight free radicals for total anti-aging protection, as well lymphatic drainage massage to complete the luxurious experience.
391B Orchard Road
Ngee Ann City Tower B, #24-10