Dr.Ci:Labo VC100 Essence Lotion ($83) reduces the appearance of enlarged pores, and has vitamin C derivatives and fruit acids to brighten, boost skin elasticity and hydrate.

Origins Ginzing Energy-boosting Treatment Lotion Mist ($42), meanwhile, refreshes a tired complexion with ginseng extract, said to be immunity-boosting; pomegranate, which supposedly strengthens skin’s protective barrier; and anti-inflammatory witch hazel extract that restores radiance.


Photo Darren Chang Art Direction Adeline Eng Illustration Kim Wong

An adapted version first appeared in Female’s August 2016 issue.

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