It may be summer all year round in Singapore, but doesn't it always feel even hotter in June?
If you've started to notice pesky brown spots or signs of pigmentation, perhaps it's time to bump up your brightening regime.
Here are some of the newest spot-busting products in the market.
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Chanel Le Blanc Serum
For some, the idea of whitening comes across as an unnatural process of stripping skin’s layers: This is where Chanel Le Blanc steps in. The new serum holistically refreshes the complexion while vitalising it with an exclusive ume flower extract. Backed by Chanel research, its delicate texture addresses skin tone and quality concerns in the gentlest way.
Shiseido White Lucent All Day Brightener N
A new addition to Shiseido’s whitening range, this innovative moisturiser acts as a daytime brightener, enveloping an ion-like veil, second skin effect of UV-to-light conversion powders. The product also extends skin with time-release effect capsules that gradually break, delivering vitamins and antioxidants over time.
Caudalie Vinoperfect Concentrated Brightening Essence
Inspired by the beauty routine of Korean women, the Vinoperfect brightening essence is a hybrid of lotion and serum, that prepares skin to receive the goodness of active ingredients in the iconic Radiance Serum. Made to increase the serum’s effectiveness, the Brightening Essence is the latest addition to Caudalie’s anti-dark spot range.
Clé de Peau Beauté La Crème
Designed to maximise skin radiance while focusing on improving skin conditions overnight, this cult cream is formulated with powerful ingredients like rosemary extract and citrus Unsiu peel extract. Luxurious in texture, the night cream generates skin with a more translucent, brighter and moisturised quality that dispels signs of ageing, too.
Blanc de La Mer The Brilliance White Mask
Two is always better than one—Blanc de la Mer’s newest whitening solution comes in a two-step treatment curated to instantly brighten and soften skin. The Brilliance White Soothing Primer comes first – infused with the brand’s famous calming ingredients, followed by the Brilliance White Gel Cream rich in potent and hydrating properties.
Lancôme UV Expert Youth Shield Aqua Gel SPF50
Keeping it light yet effective, this aqueous Lancôme gel delivers hydration and nutrition to every layer of the skin, through a formula suited for all skin types. Formed by a polymer that breaks upon application, skin is imparted with a wave of protection against UV and environmental aggressors.