All The Beauty Products You Need To Try This Month: June 2018 Edition
Anessa Whitening UV Sunscreen Gel SPF50+ PA++++, S$32.90
Japanese brand, Anessa is known for their cult-status, high-tech sunscreens. Just when you think their hero product can’t get any better, they proved us wrong with this lightweight gel formula that is perfection for Singapore’s humid weather. Not only is it waterproof and sweatproof, it is also packed with super hyaluronic acid, glycerin and collagen to lock in moisture as it protects. The gel also doubles as a makeup primer and is infused with a brightening essence that helps prevent the formation of dark spots and freckles.
THREE Angelic Synthesis Foundation Serum, S$85
Ever thought about how long your foundation sits on your face on a daily basis? We shudder just thinking about it. THREE’s latest foundation launch might provide the perfect solution. With 83% naturally-derived ingredients, it’s a rich blend of botanical oils and plant extracts to keep the skin hydrated all day long. The foundation serum is applied just like skincare, first by warming it with your fingers and then massaging it into the skin for lightweight, undetectable yet buildable coverage. Comes in a range of 10 shades from light to deep, it’s great for everyday as it also has SPF38, PA+++.
Dermalogica Sound Sleep Cocoon Transformative Night Gel-Cream, S$153
Designed specifically to nourish and soothe the skin overnight, this new release from Dermalogica promises to give you the look for 8-hours sleep, even if you might not it. The airtight packaging pumps a gel-cream that immediately turns into a cooling watery texture upon contact with the skin. Lightweight, yet hefty enough to facilitate overnight repair, the formula boasts extracts of persian silk tree, wu-zhu and kakadu plum. On top of that, the sleep cocoon has encapsulated essential oils that is laced with motion-activated technology. Hence, when you toss and turn in bed, it will release a sleep inducing aroma of lavender, sandalwood and patchouli for a good night’s sleep.
Sulwhasoo First Care Activating Serum Mist, S$92 for 110ml
The cult favourite of many, Sulwhasoo’s First Care Activating Serum now comes in a convenient mist form. The nozzle is designed to dispense a fine cloud of their signature JAUM Balancing complex every single time, leaving us with a radiant, healthy complexion. Great for spritzing at the office desk or for anyone with a busy schedule who can’t be bothered to pat in their serums (we feel you). This oil-water essence mist balances the skin while it’s herbal scent invigorates and relaxes the senses. The perfect pick-me-up for a boost throughout the day.
Guerlain Météorites Le Parfum, S$97 for 100ml
Thierry Wasser has brought out a fragrance that pays homage to their very own, cult classic, the Météorites powder. Just like the powder, the perfume is predominantly a violet scent. Powdery, soft and uber feminine, the fragrance opens with apple for a fruity, slightly sharp note, while rose and violet fuse in a floral bouquet which is delightfully revealed through sensual white musk. It comes in a delicate pink bottle that is too adorable to resist, the scent is limited edition for summer 2018.
Looking for your ideal summer lippie? Look no further than Laneige’s latest launch that comes in 10 vibrant, jewel-toned shades. The sleek silver bullet houses a hydrating, sheer formula that melts into the lips and can be layered for an ultra shiny, wet-look. The shimmer-infused lippie gives a fuller, kissable pout and the slim bullet makes for easy application throughout the day. For that fresh-faced, popsicle-stained effect, Laneige’s Stained Glasstick is where it’s at.
Urban Decay Born To Run Palette, S$76
Urban Decay’s first mega palette is mega goals! Featuring 21 all new shades that range from warm bronze to jewel tones, the all-in-one palette also comes with a large mirror, making it your perfect travel companion. Made with Urban Decay’s famous buttery, richly pigmented eyeshadow formula, the palette allows you to create any makeup look you can think of, in a slim, easy-to-pack format. Not to mention, it has a great mix of metallics, shimmers and mattes. Be sure to nab this all-you-need palette before it runs away from the store shelves.
Dior Backstage Airflash Radiance Mist, S$80
A brand new addition to Dior’s well-known Airflash range, the Radiance Mist is the ideal companion product to go with your foundations. This multi-functional spray works as a primer, setting spray and glow booster to create a flawless, radiant complexion. The light-as-air formula is packed with long-wear polymers to extend wear-time, hyaluronic acid and light-diffusing pigments to blur out imperfections. The spray mechanism makes for a thin, even application each time so that your base never feels heavy. Your face will stay snatched and glowy all day!
The Face Shop Coca-Cola Oil Control Water Cushion, S$33
In collaboration with the ultimate iconic beverage, Coca Cola, The Face Shop has released an entire collection to celebrate the brand. Though the formula has not changed, the packaging has definitely been taken up a notch with the signature coke red, accentuated with gold accents. Collectors wouldn’t be able to resist this one! Inside, the Oil Control Water Cushion formula is feather-light in texture and is cooling to apply, with medium, buildable coverage.