From 2NE1’s CL to IU, Here’s a List Of K-Pop Females Who Are Naturally Beautiful With No Make-Up

Details About K-Pop Female Idols Who Are Naturally Beautiful With No Make-Up

Make-up is a powerful and important tool for K-Pop artists. There are even some K-Pop female singers who are well known for their thick and strong make-up look on stage. Their fierce-looking faces sometimes even cause misunderstandings about their personalities.

It shows that the impact of make-up on a person’s appearance is very dramatic. In fact, we cannot even be certain and distinguish whether they are the same person when we compare the before and after because the make-up basically creates a completely different face. However, there are still people who look just as beautiful even without make-up.

In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with information about 2NE1’s CL and other idols including IU, Here’s a list of K-Pop female idols who are naturally beautiful with no make-up. So, stay tuned!


CL is a South Korean rapper and singer-songwriter under YG Entertainment. CL was born as Lee Chae-rin, on February 26th, 1991. The singer first gained popularity after debuting as a member of the mega-successful K-Pop girl group 2NE1. 2NE1 debuted in 2009, with the release of their first single “Fire.” The band consisted of 4 members: CL, Dara, Park Bom, and Minzy. However, Minzy left the group in April 2016. On November 25th, 2016, YG Entertainment confirmed that 2NE1 disbanded. In 2015, CL debuted as a solo artist and has since released several popular songs including “Hello B*tches,” “Lifted,” and “The Baddest Female.”

CL is one of the K-Pop singers known for their bold and thick make-up and fierce look on the stage. She always appears with distinctive eyeliner make-up. The singer is already globally well-known for her unique and artistic style both in music and fashion. Her signature thick eye-liner, smokey eye make-up with long spidery eyelashes never fails to maintain her bold style.

During her appearance on tvN’s Livin the Double Life, CL revealed the secret to her fabulous eye make-up. She said that her signature thick eyeliner is her trick to make her eyes look bigger without cosmetic surgery.

However, when she washes her make-up off, she becomes a very different figure who seems natural and innocent. It is very different, when she wears thick make-up she looks fierce and tough. But without make-up people can see her small, cute, narrow eyes and flawless skin, which looks nowhere close to her full make-up look. Even without make-up, CL still looks perfectly beautiful and gorgeous.

Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon

The beautiful female vocalist’s name is Kim Tae-yeon. She was born March 9th, 1989, and is better known by her stage name Taeyeon. Taeyeon made her debut as a leader and main vocalist of one of the most popular South Korean girl groups, Girls’ Generation, in 2007, under SM Entertainment. The Nation’s Girl Group rose to fame in 2009 with their hit song “Gee” and it is composed of eight members, and one of the members Jessica left the group in September 2014.

On October 7th, 2015, Taeyeon officially debuted as a solo artist. The singer is well known for her amazing vocal skills. She has received five Golden Disc Awards, two Mnet Asian Music Awards, two Seoul Music Awards, one Melon Music Award, and two Gaon Chart Music Awards. Besides having a melodious and soothing voice, Taeyeon also has a very beautiful and charming visual.

As a K-Pop idol, Taeyeon always looks beautiful and perfect at every opportunity both with thick and thin make-up. She is also known as one of the female idols who has a pure image on her face.

There are times when Taeyeon also looks beautiful and confident in public even with her bare face without make-up. Even without make-up, Taeyeon still looks perfectly gorgeous and fascinates people with her pure beauty.

Taeyeon often uploads her bare face pictures on her Instagram account but she still looks pretty.

Red Velvet’s Irene

Irene is a member of an idol group that is very famous for her stunning beauty. Born with the name Bae Joo-hyun, the singer, rapper, television host, and also model, is an older member and leader of the popular South Korean girl group Red Velvet under SM Entertainment. The group officially debuted on August 1st, 2014, with the first digital single “Happiness.” Red Velvet first debuted as a four-member group that consisted of Irene, Seulgi, Wendy, and Joy. And, in March 2015, the youngest member, Yeri, was added to the group and the group now has five members.

As a female idol in South Korea, make-up is one of the most important things that women cannot live without. Just like Irene of Red Velvet who always looks beautiful and attractive with her natural make-up. Even without make-up, Irene still looks like a goddess.

She was born on March 29th, 1991, and she is the face, visual and center of Red Velvet. As a visual of the group, she has perfect looks that always amaze fans. Irene has posted no-make-up selfies on her Instagram @irene.redvelvet. Fans are mind-blown by her natural beauty and breathtaking visual.

Irene has always rocked her no-make-up look. She is gorgeous with or without make-up. This is her looking natural and beautiful at the airport. Without make-up, Irene’s skin looks flawless.

AOA’s Seolhyun

AOA’s Seolhyun is another K-Pop female idol who always looks amazing with or without make-up. Kim Seol-hyun, or better known by her stage name Seolhyun is a South Korean singer and actress. She is a member of the South Korean girl group AOA. As an actress, she has starred in several dramas series such as Ugly Alert (2013), Orange Marmalade (2015), and My Country: The New Age (2019), and movies Gangnam Blues (2015), Memoir of a Murderer (2017), and The Great Battle (2018).

Make-up is a very important thing to support the appearance of Korean idols to be more beautiful. Just like Seolhyun who always looks stunning with her make-up on. Seolhyun is the visual of AOA, she is well known for her beautiful and amazing appearance. She even ranked as one of the prettiest K-Pop idols in South Korea. However, Seolhyun can often be seen with a bare face without make-up. She even remained confident and deliberately showed her innocent face without make-up in public. Fans are amazed by Seolhyun’s face without make-up.

Many netizens are mesmerized by Seolhyun’s photos without make-up. Even without make-up, she still looks the same, beautiful and natural. She often updates and posts her bare face picture without make-up on her personal Instagram account @sh_9513.

She appeared on the South Korean variety show The Law of the Jungle, in which guests must survive for several days in a forest or island rarely visited by humans. Through the show, fans could clearly watch Seolhyun’s appearance without make-up but still looking stunning. She absolutely had no make-up on the show, but still, she looked as beautiful as ever.