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#LoveLocal: Homegrown beauty products worth sending to friends abroad

Categories : Bath & Body, Beauty News

Before we say goodbye to the month of love, we’ll let you into a glimpse of the local beauty scene that is growing at a fast pace. More and more you’ll see skincare and beauty concept brands popping up online and the best part? The quality can easily compete with international stores. If you have friends or relatives abroad who are not familiar with the vast array of skincare, bath and makeup products we have locally, then here’s what you should send them! #PinoyPride #LoveLocal

1. Strip It Oh Scrrrub Body Scrub

Oh Scrrrub Body Scrub, Strip It 

Think ‘Frank Bod: Strip It’s’ deep cleansing scrub makes your skin look softer and brighter in a jiffy. It sloughs off dirt and other impurities on the skin to help avoid pimples and acne.

2. Skin By Talullah Original Love at First Sight Coffee Scrub

Skin By Talullah Original Love at First Sight Coffee Scrub 

Skin By Talulah is Tricia Centenera’s brand that stars a line of body scrubs that help achieve a “golden summer glow” all the time. Their star product is the Original Love at First Sight Coffee Scrub, which Tricia created in 2017 for her own bath shelf. You’ll feel your skin’s texture cleansed and improved in one wash. Because it’s made with caffeine, blood flow is stimulated as you slough off dead skin cells from your body. 

3. Pinctada South Sea Pearl Soap


Halal-certified, this soap from Pinctada is made with real South Sea Pearl Powder from pearl farms in Palawan. The star ingredient actually helps stimulate fibroblasts cells in your skin which help synthesize collagen. The result is clean, healed and rejuvenated skin. Perfect for your friends who want to start caring for their skin more. 

4. Skin Genie Apple Cider Vinegar Soap

Skin Genie Apple Cider Vinegar Soap 

If Skin Genie hasn’t been making the rounds on their Facebook feeds, then it’s time to introduce your friends to the all-natural skincare brand. The Apple Cider Vinegar Soap is one of their most-loved products because of its gentle but effective acne prevention properties. Its ingredients include formulated with premium coconut oil, castor oil, apple cider vinegar, pink guava extract, pink guava oil, apple oil, so you know you’re putting high-quality ingredients in your skin.