With Hari Raya Puasa fast approaching, there’s so much to do to prepare for the celebrations.
Besides buying brand-new Hari Raya outfits for you and your family, there are other ways that you can get primped up for this occasion including – yes, stocking up on your must-have beauty essentials.
Since it can be difficult to find beauty products that are Muslim-friendly, we’ve done some of the legwork for you and rounded up the top Halal-certified ones that you can buy in Singapore.
Some of these are also wudhu-friendly, and many double-up as sustainable options as they’re vegan, organic, and cruelty-free!
Must-have makeup products
Rosé All Day Lip Pills Cruelty-free
Rosé All Day is an Indonesian brand that creates Halal-certified, cruelty-free beauty products.
The Rose All Day Lip Pills are its bestselling lip glosses that come in shades of nude-pink to brick-reds for a natural everyday glow. Infused with vitamin E, sun protection, and ester oil, these lip glosses will make your lips feel their healthiest too.
Shop Rosé All Day Lip Pills for S$17.50 on Shopee.
Claudia Nour Mineral Skin Tint Wudhu-friendly!
Claudia Nour’s makeup products are not only Halal, they’re wudhu-friendly too – water is able to permeate the makeup to reach the skin.
If you’re avoiding waterproof or silicone-based makeup, then turn to Claudia Nour’s Mineral Skin Tint to prep your skin for a Raya-ready glow.
Providing buildable light to medium coverage, the skin tint touches up your complexion with a beautiful flawless but natural-looking finish!
Shop Claudia Nour Mineral Skin Tint for S$25 on Claudia Nour. Shipping fees are calculated at checkout.
INIKA Organic Lip & Cheek Cream Organic, vegan, cruelty-free
Go ahead and give your cheeks a rosy flush with the INIKA Organic’s bestselling Lip & Cheek Cream. A cream formula, it gives a light, satin-smooth finish when swept onto the skin, for a healthy, happy glow.
It’s also formulated with sweet almond oil, vitamin E, and Brazilian carnauba wax, so your skin feels that much softer.
Besides being certified Halal, INIKA Organic’s beauty products are also organic, 100% vegan, and cruelty-free.
Shop INIKA Organic Lip & Cheek Cream for S$56 on Lazada. Browse other INIKA Organic beauty products on Lazada and Lookfantastic.
Breena Beauty Healthy Glow Serum Infused Liquid Foundation
The Healthy Glow Serum Infused Liquid Foundation is a medium to full coverage formulation that also can work to cover blemishes on the skin, like a concealer.
Feel confident in your skin that’s not just satin-smooth but also healthy, as the foundation has ingredients like vitamins B, E, and SPF 30 for ultraviolet (UV) protection.
Started by a Malaysian-based beauty enthusiast in 2015, Breena Beauty’s mission is to create products that are vegan, cruelty-free, and permissible.
Shop Breena Beauty Healthy Glow Serum Infused Liquid Foundation for S$32.50 on Shopee.
You can also browse Breena Beauty’s other products on their website. Shipping starts from RM29.15 (approx. S$9.37), with free shipping when you order at least RM300 (approx. S$96.43).
Obsess Cosmetics Peach Parfait Makeup Palette Wudhu-friendly!
The Peach Parfait Makeup Palette is not just a regular eyeshadow palette – it also has a blusher, contour, and highlighter that lets you complete your entire makeup look.
With six pigmented eyeshadows in matte and shimmer finishes, as well as two colour creams, what more do you need?
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Obsess Cosmetics is a Halal-certified and wudhu-friendly Malaysian brand that began with its fan-favourite Cushion Foundation. It now offers a wide range of beauty products including an eyeshadow palette and matte liquid lipsticks.
Shop Obsess Cosmetics Peach Parfait Makeup Palette for S$32.50 on Shopee.
You can also shop other Obsess Cosmetics products on Shopee, Lazada, or from Obsess Cosmetics, where the shipping fee is RM12 (approx. S$3.83) for the first 250 grams.
Nurraysa Glowing DD Moist Cake
If you’re searching for a cream foundation to give your skin a filter-like finish, then you’ll want Nurraysa’s Glowing DD Moist Cake in your makeup bag.
This foundation is creamy and highly pigmented, giving easy medium to full coverage with just one sweep across your skin. Aside from touching up your skin, the cream can also be applied under your brows with an angled brush for extra definition!
Shop Nurraysa Glowing DD Moist Cake for S$22.50 instead of S$42.90 on Shopee.
You can also get other Nurraysa products like the Miracle Eyeliner (S$17.50) and Glamorous Lipmatte with Organic Marula Oil (S$11.90) on Shopee.
Breathable nail polishes for your digits
Karma Organic Halal Breathable Polish Wudhu-friendly!
On the lookout for water-permeable nail polishes to spruce up your digits for the coming Hari Raya Puasa celebrations? Karma Organic creates Halal-certified and wudhu-friendly nail polishes, which are also vegan and cruelty-free.
Choose the Coral Classics (S$67.32) set to have your fun with four earthy shades, or the Fall Favourites (S$53.85) to dial up the glamour with wine reds and deep blues.
Shop Karma Organic nail polishes on Amazon.
Zahara Breathable Nail Polish in Simply Covered
Zahara is another beauty label that creates breathable, water-permeable nail polishes, which allow water and oxygen to pass through to the nails.
Its nail polishes are halal and wudhu-friendly – and if you’re looking for a natural shade to flaunt an understated style, then the Simply Covered beige shade is the one to paint your nails with!
Shop Zahara Breathable Nail Polish in Simply Covered for S$20 on Shopee.
Featured image credit: Rosé All Day, Zahara