Finding the right skincare products for our skin is like a trial and error process for many. While we're all for being curious about skincare trends like the ever popular K-beauty skincare routine, it's also worth noting that there are local skincare gems worth looking into as well. We might know of a couple homegrown makeup brands, but now it's time to look into the realm of skincare, too.
Below, we list down seven local skincare brands to check out for your next online shopping purchase:
Skin Foundry is a local beauty brand founded in 2018. They offer facial scrubs, tinted sunscreens, and face mists, among other cruelty-free and all-natural skincare needs. The brand also has makeup products with shades that are friendly to Pinoy skin.
Who needs a filter when you can show off your skin's natural glow? Fltr Beauty is a homegrown beauty line with skincare products that are wallet-friendly prices. The brand carries different types of serums depending on your need—from anti-eyebags serums to ones that promote brows and lash growth.
Aside from their quirky product packaging, Snoe Beauty is known to carry a range of products that addresses the most common skin problems like acne, dryness, and aging. They also have a special line for those with extra sensitive skin, in case you aren't too sure about which product to try. You'll find a product for every step of your routine, from facial washes to creams and oils.
Fresh Formula is a Filipino skincare line that's vegan and paraben-free. They have a range of moisturizers targeting specific skin problems like oiliness and dryness at budget-friendly prices. Fun fact: They're the sister brand of fellow homegrown cosmetics line Colourette.
Skin Potions was born in 2013, inspired by the owner's own struggle with teenage acne. In 2014, the brand transitioned to producing an all-organic skincare line. They now carry a wide range of skincare products, from toners and gels to serums and soap bars.
In the off chance you haven't purchased a single item from this local beauty brand that has been around since 2008, they're known for skincare products made with all-natural ingredients like their all-natural deodorants and beauty oils. Aside from skincare, they also support various advocacies like promoting sustainability and supporting the local industry.
*This story originally appeared on Candymag.com. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.