10 Reasons Why Irene Kim Should Be Your New Beauty Icon

From her cute hair to her flawless skin, there's nothing you won't love about this ultra cool girl.
by Erin Torrejon   |  Aug 12, 2015
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If you love trolling Tumblr and all your social media feeds (like Instagram and Pinterest), you've probably seen Irene Kim at least once! She's a Korean model who frequents fashion weeks around the globe as both the muse and guest, and you definitely won't miss her gorgeous and enviable candy-colored locks. This gorgeous gal is not only super fashionable, but she's also a really great beauty icon for girls everywhere, regardless of skin tone or personal beauty preference. She's got a really great Instagram feed filled with great photos and inspo with every post. We went through them to show you exactly why we're obsessed with her and why you should totally follow her for beauty tips, inspo, looks, and everything else in between. 

 1  Her candy-colored hair is just so gorgeous at any length and hue. 

 2  She takes awesome care of her skin and shows us all why we should too, because just look at how great she looks in the makeup-free selfie.


 3  She has a signature look that suits her face and yet can flatter girls everywhere as well. From her on-point brows, curled lashes, cat eye, and pop of color on the lips, everything is absolute perfection.

 4  She knows the perfect balance of a cute hairstyle and super wearable makeup.

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 5  She's got such a good grasp on everything beauty, she's become an ambassador for international brand Estee Lauder.

 6  Irene doesn't take herself too seriously and has fun with her looks. We're definitely digging her sleek hair and exaggerated eye look here.

 7  She always sports the latest nail polish trends in the cutest way possible.

 8  Not only is her makeup always on point, she also shares lots of tips with her followers.

 9  And you'll love that she documents almost all of her beauty looks for constant inspiration.

 10  She can pull off any look, from edgy to classic, and still look super gorge!


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Erin Torrejon
Former Associate Fashion and Beauty Editor
Resident fashion and beauty girl. I’m a health-nut who devotes cheat days to french fries and other glorious carbs. I live at the beach and I can talk about movies, music,  clothes, and my current beauty obsessions for hours on end. 
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