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Jindo

The Most Loyal Dogs Live In South Korea

South Korea’s Jindo Island is home to the most loyal dog breed in the world. Korean Jindo dogs are active, loyal, and unbelievably regal. Most of all,...
K-Beauty

K-Beauty: Cute Character Collabs You Can’t Resist!

Woohoo! The Seoulwave website is back in action, and so are your weekly doses of K-Beauty with Huma! Let’s start our comeback off right with… Well, the...
western

The Problem With Westernizing Korean Food

Fried food, burgers, waffles, cheese in a can- sound familiar? It should if you’re from the West, but for Koreans, these are all still relatively new items....

[K-Food Trends] Cotton Candy Clouds On Your Soft Serve

Korean trends don’t end with eye-popping idol fashion and skincare that’ll leave you looking perfectly dewy and polished. Desserts and snacks are being invigorated with innovative designs,...
K-Beauty

K-Beauty: Blithe Splash Mask First Impressions

K-Beauty is all about innovation in products and methods to improve the skin’s condition. From effectiveness to convenience, K-Beauty continues to strive and succeed to master it...
K-Beauty

Struggles Of A Non-Korean K-Beauty Lover

With the level of flawlessness that can be achieved through Korean skincare and beauty products, it’s hard to imagine there being any struggle with anything. Well, hard...
K Beauty

K-Beauty: 10 Summer Concert & Festival Beauty Essentials

Warm weather, no school, ice cream trucks around the block, and… your favorite K-Pop artist coming to your city?! Summertime really will make you faint, but not...

[K-Food Trends] Cherry Blossom Treats

Happy Tuesday Seoulsurfer Foodies! It’s time for another K-Food Trend ^__^ Cherry Blossom season might be over, but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in cherry blossom goods...
Kbeauty

K-Beauty: Selfie Like A Superstar!

We can go on for days about makeup and skincare products that can make us look good in real life, but what about online? Honestly, taking pictures...
K Beauty

K-Beauty: Feels On Peels? Top Three Types Of Exfoliation

Exfoliation can be pretty intimidating if you’ve never tried it before, but once you do it, the wonders of it will never cease to amaze you! You...
waffle

[K-Food Trends] Thick Waffles With Ice Cream and Jam

Located in South Korea’s second-largest city, Busan, is a tiny waffle shop that first opened its doors in 2014 by the name of Waffle Khan. Forget traditional...
K-Beauty

K-Beauty: Beautiful Ways To Wind Down

Long day at work? A study-filled day at school? Or just a ‘meh’ day in general? Have no fear, K-Beauty is here! Taking care of our mental...

Did You Know Your Love of K-Pop is Political?

So it’s the end of 2017 and K-Pop is buzzing! BTS, Monsta X, EXO, Twice and Got7 are just a few of the groups being talked about...

Taeyang And Min Hyo Rin To Be Married In 2018

VIPS and K-pop fans hold on tight to one another because this news is B I G. Taeyang and Min Hyo Rin have confirmed that they will...

The Tiny Secret That Makes K-pop and K-Dramas So Addictive

Hey you, do you watch K-dramas? Hey, you again, do you listen to K-pop? Is it one or the other for you, or are you a pro...

MACG Productions Releases “From Psy To Worldwide”

Our friends over at MACG Productions has recently released a retrospective taking a look at Hallyu over the last five years called 'From Psy to Worldwide.' The...

[BREAKING] SHINee’s Jonghyun Reportedly Passes Away

According to Naver, Jonghyun was found collapsed at a residence at Cheongdam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul the afternoon of December 18, 2017, at 6 pm KST. Police reportedly moved...
video

The sprinKle Podcast: It’s about time Hallyu got real

The Hallyu Wave can be exciting, new and quite an experience BUT it’s missing something… a sprinkle of truth. Something that your favorite Hallyu YouTubers, K-pop Journalists...

The BamBam Instagram Controversy

On June 10, 2018, BamBam of Got7 posted the picture shown above to his Instagram account. He is shown wearing a black tank top and the Black...

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