These new skincare lines get a boost from traditional remedies.
Sulwhasoo Snowise Ex Whitening Serum, $268 for 50ml, from Tangs, Takashimaya D.S. and Robinsons Orchard This brightening serum is enriched with premium Korean herbs – extracts of white ginseng and white cloud glass – which promise to diminish dark spots and prevent new ones from appearing. It also helps to reduce yellowness and redness in skin.
L’Oreal Revitalift Intensive Repairing Essence, $45.90 for 30ml, from Watsons, Guardian and selected department stores Heard of centella asiatica? The herb is widely used in traditional Chinese medicine to improve the condition of skin and is one of the key ingredients here. With regular use, the product is said to have moisturising, lifting and radiance-boosting effects on the skin.