10 Local Beauty and Skincare Products You Need to Try
We narrow down some homegrown bestsellers.
(SPOT.ph) The local beauty industry has definitely grown in the last few years. And with beauty brands releasing impressive makeup and skincare lines one after another, choosing which products to buy has actually become a challenge. To help you narrow down your shopping list, we round up 10 amazing beauty products that are guaranteed to make you glow with Pinay pride!
Kiss Sticks (P175) from Careline
Creamy and pigmented, this local lippie from Careline has the perfect finish for those who love matte lips. With 12 different colors, you can easily switch up your look, depending on how you feel. The best part: It comes with its own built-in sharpener!
Pure Actives Emu Oil (P1,370/30ml; P1,770/50ml) from V&M Naturals
If your skin has been feeling a little dry lately or if you’re dealing with a bout of psoriasis, V&M Naturals’ Pure Actives Emu Oil might just help smoothen things out. The natural oil doesn’t just hydrate your skin, but also penetrates it fast, helping you achieve results in record time.
Lip and Cheek Stain (P175) from EB Advance
This vitamin E-infused lip and cheek stain from EB Advance is a favorite for days when you don’t want to look too done. Dab a little on your lips and cheeks, and you get an effortlessly flushed look that’s sure to turn heads.
Bam Balm (P168) from Beach Born
This all-natural lip scrub from Beach Born is infused with peppermint oil to reduce fine lines and plump up your lips. Use it every day to get fuller, kissable lips!
Coloursnaps Dewy Multi Stain (P249) from Colourette
These balms from Colourette come in tiny, compact tins that you can bring everywhere! Infused with shea butter, vitamin E, and SPF 15, they help moisturize your lips and keep your skin glowing. They also have a shade for every mood: Beachy, Chill, Glo Up, Kween, Lowkey, Milk, Turnt, Woke, 100, Punch, Friyay, Lucky, and Golden!
Blur Makeup Primer (P699/P30ml) from Ellana Cosmetics
This blur makeup primer from Ellana Cosmetics promises to make your pores, wrinkles, and fine lines disappear and even keep your makeup in place. Its powdery finish also keeps your skin from looking too oily throughout the day—perfect for a country as humid as the Philippines!
Sunflower Beauty Oil LUXE (P299.75/50ml) from Human Nature
While plenty of skincare products contain vitamin E, Human Nature’s Sunflower Beauty Oil LUXE also has oleic acid, which isn’t just deeply moisturizing, but also quick to penetrate the skin. No wonder a lot of women swear by it!
Low pH Rose Gel Cleanser (P675) from In Her Element
This mild purifying cleanser from In Her Element contains active botanical ingredients that can make your skin brighter and clearer. It’s also recommended for those who are prone to pimples because its low pH level keeps acne-causing bacteria away.
Our Lil' Secret Concealer (P349) from Pink Sugar
Formulated with cucumber and chamomile extracts, this easy-to-blend concealer from Pink Sugar gives you long-lasting full coverage, so no one has to know about that pimple on your chin.
Awesome Poresome Pore Excavator Mask (P599) from Snoe Beauty
With all the pollution and dirt that your skin deals with every day, you need a pretty powerful mask to remove all that gunk. Snoe Beauty’s Awesome Poresome Pore Excavator Mask is certainly up to that task. Designed to absorb excess oil and impurities from your skin while tightening your pores, it keeps your face clean and acne-free!