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It’s time to tick some of those Instagram-friendly brands off your beauty bucket list because the good news is that these 3 have become more accessible and are just a click away from being delivered to your doorstep. Craving some new skincare? Here’s what’s new.
Yes, you still need to wear sunscreen even when you’re indoors and if you aren’t a convert yet, these fuss-free sun and body basics from Everyday Humans, which are known for feeling like skincare, might just change your mind. The brand offers a range of lightweight formulas that are eco-conscious, cruelty-free and brimming with good-for-you ingredients, which have been designed for all skin types.
Must-tries include the Resting Beach Face SPF30 Sunscreen Serum (SGD39), with antioxidants and hyaluronic acid to deliver a double punch of thirst-quenching hydration and protection for normal and combination skin, and the Rose S’il Vous Plait SPF30 Gentle Mineral Sunscreen (SGD39) that’s enriched with delicate rose extract, aloe water and vitamin E to restore balance and soothe blemish-prone and oily skin.
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Everything you need to take your skincare routine to the next level and baby your skin at the same time is right here. Skin Gym offers modern beauty tools for a chill facial workout and advocates self-care beauty rituals inspired by traditional beauty techniques for an uplifting experience. Think facial rollers, body brushes, facial cupping sets and even a jade eye mask.
Must-tries include its range of signature facial rollers. For starters, its dual-sided Facial Roller (SGD54) that comes in a selection of stones including rose quartz, amethyst and jade, which works to reduce the appearance of puffiness and wrinkles as you roll away for a relaxing massage. There’s also the Face Trainer (SGD102), made with geranium stones and a built-in microcurrent solar panel to rebalance skin and deliver a healthy glow. Lastly, the Face Sculptor (SGD121) for a deep-knead action mimicking the effects of a professional massage to firm, tone and sculpt the face.
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You don’t have to wait all week for that weekend high. Summer Fridays is all about relieving stressed out skin so every day can feel like a summer Friday too. Formulated with clean, vegan ingredients, its range that started out as one mask has expanded to offer other skincare products including cleanser, serum, exfoliating serum and lip balm.
Must-tries include the coveted masks for every need, such as the cult-favourite hydrating Jet Lag Mask (USD45) that’s loaded with brightening vitamin C, exfoliating chestnut extract and pore-reducing niacinamide for an instant dewy glow, the R+R Mask (USD49) packed with finely milled wild rose flower powder to gently slough away dead skin cells and an antioxidant-rich blend for rejuvenated skin that feels petal soft, and the complexion pick-me-up Overtime Mask (USD41) that will make dull, congested skin a thing of the past with its cocktail of vitamins.