Does K-Pop or K-Drama Make Your Heart Skip A Beat? Here's Where To Satisfy Your Seoul In Mumbai
For The K-Beauty Fan
Innisfree, R CITY Mall
Innisfree is a Korean brand that's focused on skincare, beauty and makeup that's gentle on the skin and natural. Their products are packed full of natural ingredients from pristine Jeju Island like green tea, orchid extract, camellia, canola honey and more. Bestsellers include green tea seed serum, super volcanic clay mask, and their sheet face masks. Prices start at INR 100 and go upto INR 3,780 for their anti-ageing serum.
Innisfree has multiple outlets across the city. We suggest you step into the store to try out products for yourself!
PS They are also available online via major retailers.
Face Shop, Inorbit, Inside Shopper's Shop
One of the first Korean brands to make it to India, The Face Shop is a brand inspired by nature. Their products are packed full of natural ingredients like jeju volcanic clay, bamboo, pearl extracts, mango seed and more and formulated in a scientific manner to boost their inherent benefits. A global brand, The Face Shop has stores around the world and is available in India. They have different lines to target specific concerns and skincare needs like The Therapy, Yehwadam, Dr. Belmeur, and The Fresh For Men among others. Prices start at INR 100 for their popular sheet masks.
For Cutesy And Practical Home Decor & Accessories
Mumuso In Bandra is your one-stop-shop for a range of lifestyle products. Beauty, bags and luggage, beauty, household products, stationery, fashion accessories - you name it, they have it in the store. Best part, the store is well-organised and planned, so you can easily browse through what you need. We love the Mumuso products with their signature cartoons that add an element of fun to your shopping experience. Whether you're looking for cushions, skincare, storage bins and organisers, you'll find it here.
#LBBTip: Miniso and Usupso are also great alternatives for similar products at similar price points.
For Your Korean Food Goals
If you're looking for an authentic Korean dining experience, we can't think of any place more apt than Hengbok. They've got the experience covered, right down to the private booths with low tables, screens, and cushioned floor seating. Fire up the barbecue and savour a range of specialties like chicken bulgogi, Belgium pork belly, octopus, and mixed vegetable platter. There's also soup, kimbab, sushi, appetizer, noodles, Korean hot pot and desserts on the menu.
Price: INR 2,500 for two
Icefrost Dessert Cafe, Khar
And That's A Wrap! Annyeong!
So that's it for our guide on where to get your fix of all things Korean in Mumbai. As a tip, we'd like to add you'll find Korean specialties like ramen or ramyeon, ready-made pastes and condiments at most major grocery stores like Nature's Basket.