And it is definitely a great news for those die-hard fans of Philosophy Skincare. Singapore is the first to launch Philosophy Skincare brand in Asia market. I was privileged to preview and patch test some of the much-acclaimed Philosophy best products such as the Microdelivery Peel and Turbo Booster C Powder. Philosophy is the 4th biggest selling skincare brand in US and it was recently been bought over by Coty, a cosmetics brand primarily known for their fragrances. The brand positively brings beauty to the body and the mind. Alike Benefit, Philosophy has also named almost all of their skincare products in an unique and interesting way such as Hope In A Jar, Here Comes The Sun, Keep The Peace, Purity Made Simple and When Hope Is Not Enough. Hope In A Jar, the high-performance moisturizer, is an award-winning daily moisturizer for all skin types that helps reduce the appearance of dull skin, rough texture and dehydration. Purity Made Simple 3-in-1 Cleanser For Face And Eyes is an award winning product that removes makeup, cleanses, tones and lightly hydrates the skin, all in one simple step. It is a 2-step in-home vitamin C/Peptide Peel that helps to resurface and replenish the skin for a smoother and radiant skin. Formulated with peptides and vitamin C to rejuvenate the appearance of sun-damaged, hyperpigmented and aging skin. It is claimed to help diminishes the appearance of wrinkles, improves skin discoloration and promotes flawless clarity. The founder of Philosophy, Christina Carlino, who has been sensitive to fragrance all her life, decided to create her own fragrance that is clean and approachable. Upon the event, I was presented with a Philosophy goodie bag that contains Purity Made Simple and Amazing Grace. The price range for all Philosophy products have not been finalized and we were told that the products will likely be reasonably priced and may be comparable to Kiehl’s products. Philosophy Skincare has planned to launch the brand to other parts of Asia in the next 6 to 12 months.
S skincare brand is all set to bring you Hope in a Jar this April. Sometimes all you need is hope and it is almost within reach; in a jar might I add, as U. S skincare brand Philosophy makes its way to Singapore this April. The brand which celebrates its sweet sixteenth this year, delivers medical inspired skincare products fused with emotive musings. The analogous science and medical technology has gone into the creation of Philosophy products bridging the gap between prescribed skincare and readily available products. Even the names of the products are delightful such as Falling in love, Laugh and Learn. Philosophy is synonymous with this cult-favourite daily facial moisturiser for all skin types. It is designed to be used weekly to not only exfoliate skin, but to also deliver vitamin C and peptides to replenish the skin. Philosophy in Singapore will stock skincare, fragrances, bath and body, and gift collections.
The Philosopy Purity Made Simple Cleanser is an award-winning skincare product that cleanses, tones and removes make up all at the same time, hence the term “made simple”. The Philosophy Purity Made simple facial cleanser is retailing at $36.00 for the 240 ml (8 oz) sizes at Singapore Sephora counters. The Purity Made Simple Ingredients. Let us go through some of the key ingredients and how they benefit our skin: Sodium Lauroamphoacetate – A cleansing agent that is naturally derived from coconut oil that soothes the skin and prevent skin irritations. Limnanthes Alba (Meadowforam seed oil) – Provides glide in the cleanser formula and has anti-oxidizing benefits to the skin. It also provides an essential barrier in locking nutrients to the skin, and prevents it from drying out. Coco-Glucoside – Naturally-derived from corn sugar and coconut, Coco-Glucoside is a mild skin surfactant that thickens the cleansing liquid for improved massaging quality. Aniba Rosaeodora (Rosewood oil) – A natural essential oil extracted from rosewood chips that helps in anti-ageing of the skin and produces a calming aroma for the product. Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Seed Oil – A skin conditioner that has skin healing properties that repairs, renews and restores the nourishment our skin needs. The Philosophy Purity Made Simple cleanser aims to provide a convenient and fuss-free way of integrating your daily facial cleansing regime every morning and night. Dispense a small amount and lather the product into wet skin. We love, love this Philosophy Purity Made Simple as a facial wash and we really think it leaves the skin squeaky clean after using it.
The moisturizer treats dull, aging skin and helps make it healthily. It prevents the appearance of fine lines or wrinkles and helps firm up your skin. It retains the essential moisture and hydrates your skin. The cleanser leaves your skin soft, moisturized and clean. This cleanser helps maintain a well-toned and hydrated skin by retaining the essential moisture. The natural oil extracts in it condition your skin and help protect it from environmental attacks. With the use of this face wash leave your skin looking cleaner and fresher. You Won't Find: Parabens, sulfates, synthetic fragrances, phthalates, GMOs and triclosan Get Started: Wet your face, and massage the formula on your skin for 30-60 seconds. This cream helps minimize the visibility of big pores and skin discoloration. Give your skin complete protection with this six-in-one kit which also helps maintain the p H balance and natural moisture in your skin.
For $20, you get $40 worth of Skin and Body Care Products. Get radiant and supple skin with the help of Philosophy and its bevy of cleansing, moisturising and anti-ageing skin and body care products. For an added sense of joy and satisfaction, spend up to $100 worth of products within a single receipt, and further receive a bag of Philosophy gifts worth up to $70, while stocks last. Founded in 1996, Philosophy is an American brand established by cosmetic industry visionary, Cristina Carlino who holds over 30 years of experience in clinical skin care and beauty with a diverse but integrated portfolio of skin care, fragrance, bath & body and gift sets, philosophy cares about all aspects of your skin and general well-being. The brand was created to bridge the gap between what was offered in doctors' offices and retail so that women everywhere could have personal access to leading skin care technological products. Based on the belief that science gifts one with better skin, Philosophy also couples inspiration and so there are a few inspirational lines on every bottle and jar of Philosophy’s products. Carries a line of skin care, fragrance, bath & body and gift sets. Purchase $100 worth of products (inclusive of Groupon value) and receive Philosophy gifts worth $70, while stocks last.
The quest for a lighter skin tone was at its peak during the Japanese Edo period, when fair skin was the mark of beauty and aristocracy. As the old saying had it, a fair complexion hides multiple flaws (色の白いは七難隠す). However, the Japanese concept of beauty has changed with time. A fair complexion with a translucent and pearlescent glow has become the highly sought-after look of modern Japanese women. Despite the long list of expectations of an ideal complexion, Japanese tend to keep things simple and natural when it comes to beauty products and regimen. “ As the old saying had it, a fair complexion hides multiple flaws.“ Shakura, the Pigmentation Specialist™ from Japan has been providing customised skin care solutions to customers with troubled skin in Singapore.
This is their award-winning daily facial skin cleanser that is formulated to gently cleanse, tone and melt away all face and eye makeup in one simple step, while lightly hydrating the skin at the same time. Love it that you just have to pour out a pea-size amount and it's sufficient to cleanse the entire face. I'm completely in love with this product (the scrub to be exact)! I personally think warming sensation helps with the absorption speed and hence, this is definitely a plus point for me after trying the scrub. - Begin with the product on the left (vitamin c / peptide crystals) and apply a teaspoon amount to clean, dry skin. Foaming will occur after the activating gel has been applied and massaged in. " – Love the name of this product because it does sound very meaningful and purposeful. If you have been reading, you know that I'm not a fan of oily skin care products, and this is definitely not. Philosophy hope in a jar oil free gel is a gel-based moisturiser that is very light in texture and in fact, it's very easily absorbed into the skin. After applying and massaging the moisturizer into my skin, I could hardly feel anything there yet the skin feels soft. Do remember to always apply sunscreen in the morning (even if weather is absolutely gloomy) to best maintain and treat your skin! I like this Miracle product for its non-oily texture yet being able to penetrate into the skin fast and well. I personally think for best results, this will be best used together with the moisturizer – Hope in a jar ;)