Want to spice up your skincare routine but not too sure where to start? Take a chance with these local brands which boasts some new incredible options for your vanity. Besides just skincare, there are also local perfume brands you can get into with these highlighted brands on the list! From skin care to new scents, take a pick from the variety.
Est.lab is a collaboration of many beauty experts and research institutions from all over the world to present you some of the most incredible skincare products. Whether you have sensitive skin or blemishes, there is something that is perfect for you from the list of products they boast on their site. Using a proprietary framework called SkAI, it allows the creators to formulate the best and most effective ingredients to make the best and relevant items in beauty cosmetics. Combining traditional methods with cutting-edge research and technology, Est.lab also seeks to provide for all skin types. Since their conception, Est.lb has gained multiple awards from local and international media as well. Some of their bestsellers include Lumiwhite Exfoliating Scrub, Vitalift A+ Brillage Face Masks and more, and they are all available online.
While the quality of makeup products are important, the brushes you use are just as important as well! 13rushes is Singapore’s leading cosmetic brush brand boasting a selection of cruelty-free brushes at affordable prices, making them in small batches making sure that the quality is always up-to-par. Not only is the brushes animal-friendly, it is also very sustainable, working closely with manufacturing partners to minimize the resource wastage during production. Designed and produced entirely in Singapore, the brushes are designed to incorporate the latest in material technology making them quick-drying and mold-resistant, after intensive experimentation and research. If you are looking for affordable and quality make-up brushes then 13rushes is definitely for you!
Founded by Singaporean Nerissa Low, Liht Organics is an award-winning organic makeup brand with products for your skin and body which not only is great to enhance your features, but also improve your skin with regular use. What is better than guilt-free organic make-up? High performance and nourishing products that make you feel good and look good. Launched in 2019, advocates the use of natural and organic make-up, holding high regards for the environment while not compromising on quality and wellbeing of the user. Featuring safe products that empowers women of every shade, Liht Organics is a great organic brand you could get on!
Using ingredients from Japan, Rooki Beauty puts your skin above all else! Harnessing the power of superfoods, the products from these brands boasts all the antioxidants, vitamins and phytonutrients that your skin needs. The name Rooki was chosen to show that skincare is easy for all, even for a rookie! Transforming all these important active ingredients into a tube for your daily use, you no longer have to worry about not giving your skin the attention it deserves.
Made for all skin types, Mmerci Encore is known for their handcrafted artisanal aromatherapy goods made with raw ingredients sourced from all around the world. Each batch by the brand is made in small quantities in their studio in Singapore. Infused with therapeutic grade essential oils of impeccable quality, you can now smell good and feel good while you are at it. These little luxuries will make your daily routine of spraying on your chosen scent to be a more holistic and personal experience.
Oo La Lab
A fragrance lab making perfume to order, Oo La Lab allows you to build your own scent so you can smell unique and just how you like! With over thousands of special combinations you can concoct, you can truly experiment and find your own favourite fragrance. Oo La Lab also features a number of sensorial workshop sessions under the name “Chemistry of Oo” where you can learn more about the conception of the perfect perfume. Their store also boasts a number of perfumery kits which you can purchase to play around with!
Created by Faridah Yusuf and her husband Hairul Azhar in 2014, Freda’D’s perfumes are personally created by her and each one tells a story of their own. Inspired by her own childhood of growing up in her father’s perfume store, she is dedicated to creating scents that are nostalgic. Her perfumes are also made for all, suited for different personalities and styles. Whenever possible, the perfumes are made with organic ingredients but all of them are cruelty-free so you can use them guilt-free!
Inspired by the spirit of Art Deco, Code Deco boasts a range of fragrances that are extravagant and versatile for everyone. Founded by Gauri Garodia who has been a fragrance and sensory design expert for over 21 years, you can be sure that there are many styles and scents to pick from. Hoping to share timeless joy and self-expression, take a pick from the many artistic signatures made in Singapore.