Holiday parties means tons of deliciously greasy holiday food, repeated late nights and accumulating cake – not just on your table but also the make-up you’re wearing. As much fun as it is, the holiday rush can also take a toll on your skin and cause it to break out and become lackluster. Aside from getting fat for Christmas, you get a bonus of irritated skin thrown into the mix. With so many skin care brands popping up, it’s so hard to find the perfect regimen for your specific skin type. A lot of us even go through extreme measures just to find the perfect products, but why look overseas when there are amazing products that are produced just right in our own doorstep. Local skincare products are designed with Filipino’s skin in mind, using ingredients that are native to us as well – products by Filipinos for Filipinos. Some of them are very effective with prices that are way cheaper, so what could be better than that? So here are STATUS’ trusted local brands for your operation skin rescue after the holidays, inexpensive but very effective. – King Jon
A brand that strongly promotes self-love, Rraw formulate products that definitely won’t harm you. They are created to help modern babes to find or to get back their shine after the stressful holiday rush. The brand is also strongly against putting bleach in their products, only true ingredients that is good for you and supports self-love. And if that is not enough, they also care for our furry friends, so they don’t test on animals.
With the realization of the abundant natural materials found in the Philippines, Nanny Rose sourced the best of nature to create products that is beneficial for us. Choosing ingredients that can be used with the least amount processing and can be used in the natural-original forms. You can be sure that each product is made with love.
The brand uses 100% Pili oil, which helps hydrate the skin and Elemi oil, which helps keep the skin’s firmness and elasticity, two things our skin needs after the holidays. The Pili oil and Elemi oil is sourced in Bicol. Being in the southernmost part of Luzon, it constantly experiences typhoons and on top of that, they also have an active volcano, which has kept the lush mountain virgin and highly fertile.