Skincare For Men: Top Products For Better Skin This Season
Are you looking for the best skincare products for men in Singapore? Regardless of gender or age, having a regular and effective skincare routine is not only beneficial for your skin but is also a form of self-care.
And make no mistake, while we love our sunny island, it also means exposure to UV rays, high humidity and daily environmental stressors. These are then inevitably accompanied by a set of skincare problems ranging from oily or dry skin, acne problems, enlarged pores and more.
With such a wide variety of brands and products that claim to target a specific set of skin problems, it can be a struggle to find the most suitable product for your skin. This is why we have put together a list of the best skincare products for men in Singapore, so it's easy to just add them to your skincare routine. Read, save and keep those carts at the ready!
Fuss Free Skincare for Men With Sensitive Skin - Dr Jart+ Cicapair Heroes
A Korean skincare brand that focuses on creating high-performance derma skincare, Dr Jart+’s Cicapair products are loved by its fans worldwide.
A perfect way to test drive Dr Jart+ Cicapair collection, the Dr Jart+ Cicapair Heroes Skincare Set features the must-have items from the collection. With a full size of the gel-like Cicapair serum, the serum soothes and protects red and sensitive skin that will leave the skin looking soft and healthy. The set also includes two travel-size products: the Cicapair Calming Gel Cream and the Cicapair Re-Cover. The Calming Gel Cream delivers quick cooling relief to sensitised skin with Centella Asiatica Complex while hydrating and refreshing the skin. Finally, the Cicapair Re-Cover not only corrects skin redness on contact and leaves skin with an incredibly natural finish, but also calms and moisturises the look of skin and protects skin from the sun with mineral SPF (recommended sunscreen for sensitive skin)!
As Dr Jart+’s Cicapair collection is specifically formulated to help soothe the look of sensitive that consistently experience visible irritation caused by daily skin stressors like changes in environment or weather, this set will be a no-brainer for those with sensitive skin!
Lightweight Daily Sunblock - Supergoop! Every.Single.Face SPR-Shield Watery Lotion SPF 50
If you’re worried about sunblock leaving a greasy white cast on your skin - especially so in the humid weather, here’s Supergoop! Every.Single.Face SPR-Shield watery lotion SPF50 to save you from your woes! Perfect for literally every single face, this simple, easy-to-wear watery SPF is packed with powerful protection, leaves no white cast and delivers a refreshing, cooling application with a natural, non-greasy finish that everyone from dry to oily skin types will love.
One of the most inexpensive ways to keep your skin looking its best for the longest period of time possible is to use a sunscreen. If you haven’t started, it’s never too late to get started! Packed with a unique amino acid complex, this super water-resistant sunblock not only helps protect against IRA, filter blue light and pollution but also helps lock in moisture to maintain skin hydration. To smoothen your skin, Every.Single.Face has Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) to help minimise the appearance of pores, and even skin tone and reduce the visible effects of free radicals.
Make sure to apply a generous amount of this versatile sunscreen before you end off your skincare routine or use it alone to help protect your skin against a full spectrum of skin aggressors including UV rays, blue light, pollution and infrared radiation!
Beginner Friendly, Refreshing and Hydrating Cleanser - Meeth Foaming Cleanser
A Japanese luxury skincare brand that is grounded in gentle, skin-nourishing ingredients, meeth’s gender-neutral Lifty Wash is the perfect entry-level product for beginners as a soothing foaming facial cleanser rudimentary for any skincare routine. Reflecting meeth’s timeless philosophy ‘Your Skin Is The Best Jewel’, meeth produces skincare products suitable for both men and women to help them discover self-confidence and fall in love with themselves.
Promising an uplifting sensation to kickstart anybody’s morning routine, meeth’s Lifty Wash has a plethora of organic ingredients incorporated to achieve multipurpose effects all in one product! The Canadian glacial clay offers a natural detox and leaves the skin purified and delightfully refreshed after every wash, the anti-ageing fermented soybean continuously hydrates and refines the skin over time, and the trusted Pentavilin is the final miracle ingredient to lock in moisture and protect against dehydration.
With the simplicity of the product’s usage, meeth’s Lifty Wash doubles up as a reassurance to beginners and the enjoyable experience serves as a serotonin boost. Beginners are guaranteed a smooth and easy start to their skincare voyage!
Hydrating Moisturiser for All Skin Types - Philosophy Hope In A Jar Smooth-Glow Multi-Tasking Moisturiser
Known for its effective, clean and gentle formulas, Philosophy aims to simplify skincare routines with clinically proven, instantly visible results. Like its name, Philosophy’s Hope In A Jar Smooth-Glow Multi-Tasking Moisturiser delivers a hopeful glow to your skin as it hydrates and combats dullness and uneven textures!
Delivering instant and long-term results, this vegan moisturiser’s formula consists of enhanced hyaluronic acid from biotechnology to deeply hydrate your skin from within, 2% high-purity glycolic acid to boost skin cells renewal - improving skin texture and reducing wrinkles. Suitable for all skin types, Philosophy’s Moisturiser also contains its exclusive radiance complex featuring provitamin p and upcycled tangerine peel extract brightens dull skin and aids in giving you that radiant glow.
Pairing these ingredients with the skin’s natural functions and ingredients, the moisturiser will boost natural hyaluronan production in the long term and help you achieve hydrated, luminous and smooth skin!
Skincare For Men With Oily and Acne-Prone Skin - Lab Series Oil Control
Hot and humid weather in Singapore can stimulate excessive oil production which in turn results in acne breakout. To deeply cleanse and control sebum production, Lab Series has the perfect union of products to leave your skin feeling revitalised.
Lab Series Oil Control Clay Cleanser+Mask is a must-have for efficient removal of dirt, oil, pollution, and pore-clogging debris while not leaving your face tight or dry. Use it daily as a cleanser on damp face and neck, or up to twice a week as a facial mask on dry skin for intensive deep cleansing treatment to reduce pore size and mattify your skin!
Couple it with Lab Series Oil Control Moisturiser to hydrate your skin and improve your skin’s clarity with oil-free lightweight moisture. Potent ingredients are included to fade discolouration and reduce redness from acne while providing a refreshing moisturising experience. To prevent any loss of moisture, the Oil Control Moisturiser features squalane and barley extracts to help rebuild the skin’s protective moisture barrier.
Both products feature AHA/BHA Complex - a blend of salicylic and lactic acids - that helps to prevent blemishes and breakouts by exfoliating dead skin cells and pore-clogging debris. Amazon White Clay is also featured to help deeply cleanse and detoxify your skin!
For that Youthful Glow and Even Skin Tone - EOAS All-Rounder Set
To get that youthful radiance and supple bouncy skin, simply get the EOAS All-Rounder Set to reduce any skin discolouration and help firm and lift your skin! The All-Rounder Set includes the Aqua Lucent - a radiance imparting product and the Lifting Essence - a superfine spray mist for a moisture burst.
Ideal for all skin types to get fairer, more even-toned, softer and firmer skin, the Aqua Lucent has a synergistic blend of ingredients that offers rapid result. It helps reduce skin discolouration and increase skin hydration while keeping the skin fresh and youthful!
An essence with unique Asiatic marine & botanical active ingredients like Marine Algae KELPADELIE and Cyclopeptide, the Lifting Essence aids in the soothing, repairing and hydration of skin. With a perfect oil and moisture skin balance, the essence prevents skin ageing, wrinkles and reduces fine lines.
Simple 3-steps Skincare For Stubborn Breakouts - Dermalogica Clear Breakout Clearing Kit
Getting frustrated and had enough of persistent acne and breakouts? Dermalogica’s Clear Breakout Clearing Kit is here to eliminate them. Featuring Dermalogica’s best-selling products, this travel friendly Clear Breakout Clearing Kit is the perfect 3-step regimen to amp up your skincare routine and clear up your skin.
Deep clean and purify your face with the Breakout Clearing Foaming wash to wipe out the dirt and breakouts. Follow up with an ultra-potent booster - Breakout Clearing Booster, to use on acne spots and kill any breakout-causing bacteria within 15 minutes! Last but definitely not least, apply the Cooling Aqua Jelly to give your skin that dewy glow while reducing excess oil and refining your skin!
Packed with nourishing ingredients like tea tree oil, niacinamide, salicylic acid and hyaluronic acid, Dermalogica’s Clear Breakout Clearing Kit is the perfect starter kit for anyone with acne-prone skin.
Anti-Ageing and Soothing Shaving Products - Paula’s Choice PC4Men
Founded by Paula Begoun in 1995, Paula’s Choice has amassed a loyal and huge following thanks to its highly effective formulas. As much as Paula’s Choice focuses on using the best natural and synthetic ingredients, they are also committed to avoiding harmful ingredients that are environmentally friendly, fragrance and alcohol-free.
It is then of no surprise that the Paula’s Choice PC4Men Shave Cream and PC4Men Soothe + Smooth Treatment 2% BHA is a top choice for people with sensitive skin. With the omission of skin-aggravating ingredients such as fragrance and menthol to quickly calm and comfort skin, the PC4Men Shave Cream is a classic shaving with a modern, gentle twist! As a light yet concentrated, performance-driven formula, the cushiony texture safeguards skin and ensures a close yet comfortable shave to leave your skin smooth to the touch, not red, bumpy, or dry.
Accompany that with the PC4Men Soothe + Smooth Treatment 2% BHA to combat signs of ageing, calm redness and soften skin. This gentle yet fragrance-free water-light fluid unclogs pores and its fast-penetrating formula delivers powerful benefits, swiftly making your skin look and feel softer and healthier. Use this once or twice after washing or shaving to enjoy dramatic results from its combination of exfoliating and anti-ageing ingredients.
A Smooth Shaving Experience- Ultimate Brushless Shave Cream and Kiehl’s Facial Fuel Moisturiser for Men
For an ultra-smooth and closest shaving experience, reach out for Kiehl’s Brushless Shave Cream with Menthol White Eagle. Glide your razor to the sleekest take-off imaginable after applying a small amount of shaving cream without any water. Compact with menthol to invigorate and refresh your skin and camphor to cool and comfort all skin types, Kiehl’s most popular Ultimate Men’s Shave Cream is formulated to provide an irritation-free and moisturising shave.
Complete your shaving routine with Kiehl’s Facial Fuel Moisturiser for Men! This non-greasy moisturiser is formulated with Caffeine and Vitamin C to provide antioxidant protection in addition to softening and hydrating skin. Suitable for all skin types including sensitive skin, this paraben-free & sulfate-free formula can be used as both an aftershave for instant cool and hydrated skin, or as a moisturiser.
Pair these 2 Kiehl’s products together for an effortlessly smooth and moisturising shaving routine!