Nov 29, 2013

    Recommended skincare products

    MyPaper recommends some skincare products that will help in soothing and moisturising your delicate skin.

    Skincode Exclusive Cellular Wrinkle Prohibiting Serum

    Swiss-based beauty brand Skincode has developed products suitable for Asian skin. They are free from preservatives and artificial colours and fragrances.

    This gel serum from the Exclusive range helps to remove fine lines and wrinkles, as well as dark circles and puffiness around the eyes.

    Get it: $168 (30ml) at more than 10 Guardian pharmacy outlets.

    innisfree Green Tea Seed Serum

    This moisturising serum is infused with highly concentrated Green Tea Seed essence from organic green-tea gardens in South Korea's Jeju Island. The serum increases the moisture content inside the skin by up to 66 per cent, while decreasing the amount of dead skin cells.

    Get it: $36 (80ml) at innisfree outlet at Takashimaya Shopping Centre #B2-34/35.

    La Mer Lifting Contour Serum

    Lift and firm your skin with this new serum from La Mer, which boasts a new lifting ferment to help promote the skin's natural collagen production, for healthier and firmer skin.

    Get it: $480 at all La Mer counters from January.

    Fancl Washing Powder

    A good wash is important to keeping your skin clean and free from dirt particles.

    Fancl's new washing powder not only cleans and purifies the skin, but its Moisture Retaining Cleansing Agent also helps retain the skin's moisture.

    This product comes in two types: Type I is suitable for oily skin, and Type II is for normal, combination or dry skin.

    Get it: $28 (50g) at all Fancl stores.

    La Roche-Posay Toleriane Ultra Intense Soothing Care

    The neurosensine ingredient in this Toleriane range helps reduce the risk of irritating very sensitive skin, and reinforce the skin barrier for long-lasting comfort.

    Get it: $39.90 (40ml) at leading pharmacies, including Watsons.