Oct 04, 2013

    Look out for these goodies


    Previously available only in South Korea, Hong Kong and Japan, this is PureHeal's first foray into South-east Asia.

    The South Korean brand is known for using all-natural plant, fruit and flower extracts that are proven to heal skin conditions. Its special formula includes 100 per cent natural oils and does not contain chemical ingredients.

    We recommend:

    Propolis 90 Ampoule

    What is it:

    The brand's best-selling item, this formula contains 90 per cent of natural propolis that provides long-lasting moisture. Its antibiotic component protects the skin from external contaminants for a naturally glossy face without make-up.




    Fronted by Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston, American haircare brand Living Proof utilises technology originated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to invent and patent new molecules that are said to change the way that hair behaves.

    Living Proof will be available at Sephora from January.

    We recommend:

    Satin Hair Serum

    What is it:

    The brand's first oil-free and silicone-free hair serum, this product promises superior smoothness quickly.



    3. TARTE

    American cosmetics label Tarte is known for its high- performance natural products and is focused on healthy, eco-chic beauty.

    Many of the brand's products are designed for long wear, with a wide range of waterproof, budgeproof, sweatproof and SPF products.

    We recommend:

    Lights, Camera, Lashes 4-in-1 Mascara

    What is it:

    Tarte's best-selling product to date, the mascara is infused with olive esters and is clinically proven to increase lash volume by 330 per cent.


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    4. ORBIS

    This Japanese skincare brand is known for its oil-free skincare range formulated for Asian skin.

    We recommend:

    Aquaforce Mild Wash

    What is it:

    The Aquaforce series is known for retaining moisture within the inner layers of the skin.




    This highly anticipated independent British make-up brand has a cult following among beauty fans and make-up artists.

    Illamasqua is known for its range of theatrical make-up colours, as well as day-to-day make-up products.

    The product line-up has yet to be confirmed, but the brand is expected to be available at Robinsons Orchard within the next two months.