Many beauty products are launched each month and sometimes it gets difficult to keep up with all of them, if you don’t pay close enough attention. Thankfully, we have compiled some of the launches that excited us but we’re sure you could have missed if you don’t keep yourself in the loop.
KATE Powdery Skin Maker
The new KATE Powdery Skin Maker looks to be designed specifically for those of us in hot and humid Singapore. This lightweight liquid foundation doesn’t just provide great coverage, but has the revolutionary ability to transform from liquid to powder within 15 seconds. You’ll love how it adheres to your skin without any heaviness or stickiness. Read more about the KATE Powdery Skin Maker here.
The KATE Powdery Skin Maker is available in six shades and retails at SGD34. It is available at Don Don Donki, Welcia-BHG, Lazada, and selected Sasa and Watsons stores.
Minon Amino Moist is in Singapore
Minon Amino Moist, a skincare series produced by Daiichi Sankyo, a global pharmaceutical company from Japan, is now in Singapore. Launching five new items including two lotions, a moisturiser, eye cream, and an award-winning facial mask, Minon Amino Moist promises gentle solutions for sensitive skin.
Prices range between SGD25.90 for a lotion and SGD32.90 for a moisturiser. Minon Amino Moist is available at Watsons, Don Don Donki, Tokyu Hands, Welcia-BHG, BHG, Venus, Nishino, Mediya Supermarket.
Vichy Dercos Micro Peel
Your scalp is an extension of your skin, and if you exfoliate your skin, why don’t you do the same for your scalp to keep it healthy? It’s easy now that Vichy Dercos Micro Peel is launched. This is an exfoliating shampoo with anti-dandruff properties, which promise to effectively reduce flakes from source, eliminate impurities from scalp, and regulates the shedding process so your scalp can remain healthy. Enriched with ingredients such as salicylic acid, LHA, and apricot kernel to provide both physical and chemical exfoliation, the shampoo also has an incredible woody scent and a touch of menthol to keeps you feeling fresh.
The Vichy Dercos Micro Peel retails at SGD36 and is available in Watsons.
Eve Lom Radiance Face Mist
The Radiance Face Mist is the latest addition to Eve Lom’s popular Radiance Collection. This mist doesn’t just instantly hydrates, but also protects skin against environmental aggressors, improves elasticity, and gives skin a radiant glow. Enriched with antioxidants and with the ability to hydrate skin up to 48 hours after use, this face mist sounds like a perfect companion for every urban-dweller who leads a busy lifestyle.
The Eve Lom Radiance Face Mist retails at SGD90 and is available at escentials Paragon, escentials TANGS Orchard, and Sephora Singapore (except for Sephora Great World City).
Aprilskin Real Calendula Peel Off Pack
Did you know that calendula has been used by Ancient Egyptians to rejuvenate skin? This flower has been harnessed in several skincare products because of its skin-soothing, brightening properties, and now you can indulge in its goodness with the Aprilskin Real Calendula Peel Off Pack.
This newly launched product is formulated with real calendula extract. Leave it on your skin for 30 minutes then gently peel off the mask from outer edges. The mask removes dead skin cells as it peels off, absorbs excess sebum, and leaves skin calm and hydrated.
Aprilskin Real Calendula Peel Off Pack retails at SGD23 is available at selected Guardian stores islandwide, including Takashimaya, VivoCity, NEX, and Jurong Point.
Fresh dessert-inspired Sugar Hydrating Lip Balms
Fresh is famous for its lip care products, and their newest launch tells us they haven’t lost this edge. The Sugar Hydrating Lip Balm Collection now sees five new delicious dessert-inspired flavours: Coconut, Caramel, Chocolate, Peach, and Lemon. Note that the latter three are limited edition Sephora exclusives. Use it as a lip balm throughout the day or a pampering lip mask before bed.
The Sugar Hydrating Lip Balm retails at SGD29 and is available at Fresh stores and Sephora.
Les Merveilleuses Ladurée 2018 Summer Collection
The new Les Merveilleuses Ladurée 2018 Summer Collection pays tribute to what’s it’s best known for sweet treats – yes, macarons included! Look forward to blushes that tint the cheeks like sweet and tart candy, joyful-looking face powder that looks like a gorgeous Marie-Antoinette cake, and more.
Our favourite from the collection has to be the Mini Pressed Cheek Color that has its surface molded into the shape of a cameo, and in five limited edition shades inspired by brightly coloured macarons.
The collection will be available from 1 June 2018 at Les Merveilleuses LADURÉE Boutique, located at B1-37A Takashimaya Shopping Centre (391 Orchard Road, Singapore 238872).
The Body Shop Shimmer Waves Multi-Purpose Palettes
Welcome summer with glowing, sun-kissed look using the new and improved Shimmer Waves Multi-Purpose Palettes by The Body Shop. Available in three shades: Bronze, Blush, and Coral, these 100% vegan palettes can be used as a contouring shade or simply to add a touch of healthy glow to your complexion.
The Body Shop Shimmer Waves Multi-Purpose Palettes retail at SGD36.90 and are available at all The Body Shop stores.
Lipstick Queen Blue By You
You might have remembered the Lipstick Queen Frog Prince lipstick that transforms from green to pink that went viral on social media. Now, the brand has refreshed their lipstick collection with another shade-shifter – Blue By You – which transforms from indigo blue to metallic raspberry pink.
This fun lipstick isn’t just an eye candy. It is enriched with ingredients like shea butter, mango butter, and vitamin E to leave lips feeling soft and hydrated.
Lipstick Queen Blue By You retails at SGD42 and is available at escentials TANGS at Tang Plaza, escentials Paragon, escentials.com.
Philosophy Purity Made Simple Moisturizer
You may have heard of or may even be a fan of Philosophy’s bestselling cleanser, Purity Made Simple. Now, the collection has expanded to include the Purity Made Simple Moisturizer, an ultra-lightweight moisturiser that promise to hydrate skin for up to 24 hours. Enriched with skin-loving ingredients including the meadowfoam seed oil, cold-pressed chia seed oil, a patented green tea antioxidant complex, as well as potent forms of vitamins C and E, and glycerin and sodium hyaluronate – both known to retain moisture, this moisturiser nourishes and protects skin.
The Philosophy Purity Made Simple Moisturizer retails at SGD42 for 141ml or SGD10 for 15ml if you just want to try it before you buy the full-sized product. It is available at all Sephora stores.
THEFACESHOP Ink Lasting Foundation
Looking for something with a buildable coverage and able to leave skin with a semi-matte finish and subtle glow? Then THEFACESHOP’s new Ink Lasting Foundation may just be what you’re looking for. The best part is that the collection offers two formats: bottle and compact, so you have options to pick from, according to your preference.
THEFACESHOP Ink Lasting Foundation Slim Fit retails at SGD31 and is available in five shades; the Ink Lasting Foundation Slim Fit To Go retails at SGD39 and is available in four shades. These products can be found at all THEFACESHOP stores.
Kora Organics Noni Radiant Eye Oil
Created by Miranda Kerr, Kora Organics is known to be an organic beauty brand with products that are effective. Their newest launch is the Kora Oragnics Noni Radiant Eye Oil, which is formulated with certified organic noni, known for its skin brightening benefits. The product also comes with a unique Rose Quartz roller ball applicator to further soothe your skin.
Use this eye oil to reduce signs of ageing such as crow’s feet, fine lines, and sagging around the eye area. You’ll also find that puffiness and dark eye circles will look less visible over time.
The Kora Organics Noni Radiant Eye Oil retails at SGD57 and is available at Sephora.