5 Whitening Beauty Products That Are So Good Singaporeans Obsess About Them

Dull skin and hyperpigmentation? Say hello to brighter and youthful skin with these beauty obsessions!

Cleanser:

 

  • Fresh Beauty Peony Brightening Foam Face Cleanser (125ml)

(Available at Sephora stores and online for $64)

Looking for a gentle cleanser that brightens your complexion over time? Look no further! The Fresh Beauty Peony Brightening Foam Face Cleanser is jam-packed with peony root extract that is revered for its brightening ability and helps with evening out the skin tone. This velvety cleanser also contains shea extract that soothes the skin, offering protection against daily environmental aggressors. The formula comes with a natural floral scent that calms the nerves and it doesn’t strip the skin of its natural oils, leaving behind a veil of moisture on the skin.

Eye cream:

  • ORIGINS GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream to Brighten and De-puff (15ml)

(Available at Sephora stores and online for $42)

A favourite amongst many beauty vloggers such as Tati, Jaclyn Hill and Naomi Smart, this eye cream is formulated with natural ingredients such as caffeine, panax ginseng and magnolia extract that rapidly helps to refresh and de-puff stubborn eye bags. This concentrated formula feels lightweight on the skin and leaves the under eye area dewy and luminous after application. Say goodbye to panda eyes!

Serum:

  • Sulwhasoo Snowise EX Whitening Serum (50ml)

(Available at TANGS beauty and Sulwhasoo boutiques for $268)

Bid adieu to dull and lacklustre skin with this cult favourite! Amongst the top 8 bestselling products from Sulwhasoo, the Snowise EX Whiting Serum has undergone 7 revisions before it is the way it is today. With twice the concentration of white ginseng polysaccharides than the previous versions and the new “volume brightening” technique, it inhibits melanin production while refining collagen production, making it the ultimate choice for brightening and firming the skin. Despite its potent formulation, this serum’s gel-type texture makes it easy to apply and absorbed by the skin, making sure your skin feels light and luminous day and night.

Mask:

  • For Beloved One Melasleep Whitening Ethyl Ascorbic Acid Bio-cellulose Mask (box of 3 pieces)

(Available at Sephora stores and online for $63)

A go-to of the Singaporean makeup artist, Larry Yeo, this mask contains Ethyl Ascorbic Acid, a stable Vitamin C derivative known for its excellent brightening ability. It penetrates into deep skin layers to control melanin production to even out the skin tone and hydrates the skin from within, leaving the skin with long-lasting hydration.

Travelling overseas over the summer? Pack one of these masks along! Bio-cellulose masks such as these are ideal companion for in-flight skincare as it does a better job of retaining moisture on the skin as compared to regular cotton masks – a must when dealing with dry airplane air!

Cream:

  • Laneige White Dew Tone-up Cream (50ml)

(Available at Laneige Boutiques and counters for $56)

Instantly brighten any dullness on the skin with Laneige’s White Dew Tone-up Cream! With its patented whitening technology aptly named the Mela-Vita crusher, this cream lighten dark spots and evens out the skin tone by filling melanocytes with moisture and quenches the skin with Phyto Sugar Water. Its lightweight formula makes it a dream to apply and it immediately brightens the skin with plant-derived extract for a subtle luminous finish. Apply before foundation for a flawless, glowy complexion!