JUST FOR YOU
With the many types of skincare products available on the market, finding one that addresses your specific needs can be difficult. So why not give customised skincare from Alcheme Skincare a go? The brand uses facial recognition technology to assess your skin, then comes up with a tailor-made formulation that will help combat your skin woes. For starters, try the Personalised Serum, which promises to soothe and hydrate skin.
Alcheme Personalised Serum, $105, from alcheme.one.
On top of eating well and getting enough sleep, the key to good skin is to also keep it clean. And as the best-selling facial wash in Japan for three consecutive years, Suisai Beauty Clear Powder is sure to do a good job of removing all impurities. This cleansing powder not only clears keratin plugs and exfoliates dead skin cells, but also relieves rough skin and controls excess oil. Plus, the convenient capsule packaging means it’s great for travels!
Suisai Beauty Clear Powder (32 capsules), $27, from Don Don Donki, Welcia-BHG, Lazada and Shopee.
WHAT’S MY AGE AGAIN?
Starting an anti-ageing skincare routine in your twenties can help to keep fine lines and dullness at bay. The Belif Youth Creator-age Knockdown Bomb not only improves your skin’s elasticity, but also minimises the appearance of pores and improves skin texture, making it a great product to include in your daily regime. The best part? All Belif products are formulated without mineral oils and preservatives, so they’re perfect for all skin types.
Belif Youth Creator-age Knockdown Bomb, $90, from THEFACESHOP-Nature Collection stores and TANGS VivoCity.
Stress and exposure to environmental pollution can result in dull, dehydrated skin, but Porcelain Pure - Botanical Soothing Gel might just be the thing to help revive your complexion. Containing natural, healing ingredients such as lemon verbena and aloe vera that work together to soothe inflammation and moisturise skin, this gel is just the thing to pamper your skin after a long day.
Porcelain Pure - Botanical Soothing Gel, $69.50, from Porcelain stores and ShopPorcelain.com.
YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE
In the market for a new sunscreen? You’ve got to try Sunplay Skin Aqua Tone Up UV Mist, which not only protects your skin from harmful UV rays, but also helps to colour correct skin thanks to its lavender tint. Why lavender? Because the shade brings out your skin’s translucence and radiance. Plus, the mist contains fine strobe particles that work to illuminate skin and conceal imperfections, giving you smooth, even-toned skin.
Sunplay Skin Aqua Tone Up UV Mist SPF 50 PA++++, $19.90, from Watsons.
Swatch has released its S/S ’19 collection and there’s plenty to be excited about. It’s made up of three different themes, but the one we’re most excited about with is Listen to Me, which features an assortment of bold pop art-inspired designs that are bursting with personality. Jazz up your outfit with a colourful timepiece and you won’t have to spend extra time accessorising before you head out the door—perfect for busy days.
Swatch watches from the Listen to Me collection are available at all Swatch stores and shop.swatch.com.
Look no further than HERA Sensual Intense liquid lipsticks to create a plump pout. The range comes in two finishes: Sensual Intense Glaze (which provides high shine and features an “angel’s wing tip” that maximises the pigment’s glistening effect) and Sensual Intense Velvet (which provides a matte finish and comes with a “devil’s tail tip” for a gradient effect). Each finish is available in nine dynamic shades.
HERA Sensual Intense lipstick, $43, from all HERA counters and boutiques.
Suffering from irritated and angry acne? Try calming it down with ZNIQUE Acne Serum, an anti-acne gel that can reduce redness and inflammation within hours. It’s easily absorbed into the skin and doesn’t leave a greasy finish, so you don’t have to worry about walking around with a shiny face. The best part? It only contains gentle all-natural ingredients, making it suitable for all skin types.
ZNIQUE Acne Serum, $26, from all Nishino Pharmacies and zniquesg.com.