Wonder Beauty & Grooming Counter: August Is For Treating The Senses


August 13, 2020
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New scents from beloved brands, skin-clearing and soothing solutions, and more



If July felt like the longest month of the calendar year, August came with unexpected (but really, expected) news: the announcement of MECQ. But coming from a longer and enhanced lockdown earlier this year, we’ve learned how to better adapt to our circumstances. This time, we’re finding balance between love for country and taking care of ourselves. After all, we can’t give from an empty cup. So here’s a little treat for the senses: new scents from beloved brands, skin-clearing and soothing solutions, and more.


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All-New Love Beauty and Planet Clean Oceans Range

A trip to the shower might just be the getaway you need ?


Love Beauty Planet’s limited edition Clean Oceans Range takes inspiration from clear waters. Featuring Sea Salt and Bergamot as its star ingredients, the range offers a mineral-reach cleanse for the hair and body. It also restores hair and skin health thanks to sea salt’s gentle exfoliating properties. Pair that with the scent of sun-drenched bergamot and you’ll find yourself whisked away to an island paradise.



Get that vacation in a bottle. Available in select Watsons stores and e-commerce retailers. For more information, visit Love Beauty and Planet or follow them on Facebook and Instagram.


Celeteque Acne Solutions Exfoliating Cleansing Stick

Anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and safe for daily use


Acne meet Céleteque’s Acne Cleansing Stick (P295). A cleanser that gives you Triple Acne Care, this all-new cleansing stick is clinically proven to be hypoallergenic and safe for daily use. It contains Tea Tree Leaf Oil that has anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties to fight pimples and soothe skin. It also has Turmeric Root Extract to help control skin’s oil production, lighten dark spots and pimple marks, and Mangosteen Peel Extract to help prevent new pimples.



Breakouts? This might just be the fix. Available in leading drugstores, department stores, supermarkets, and beauty stores nationwide. Also available online on the Céleteque website, Lazada, BeautyMNL and Shopee.


L’eau Kenzo Pour Homme Hyper Wave 

It’s the stuff to spray on when you need a little boost


Life can be pretty unpredictable, especially today, so we’ll take all the good vibes we can get. It can take many forms but there’s nothing like a good, energizing scent that instantly changes one’s mood. Get a whiff of the aquatic life, passion and freedom with L’eau Kenzo Pour Homme Hyper Wave. Made with an intoxicating blend of mandarin and moss, it’s the stuff to spray on when you need a little boost. 



Exclusively distributed by Rustan Marketing Corporation. Available in leading online shopping sites and department stores nationwide. For instant updates, follow Rustan Marketing Corp on Facebook and Instagram.


pH Care Naturals Guava

Stay clean and protected down there


Just because we’re indoors, doesn’t mean we throw our personal care routine out the window. In fact, if there’s anything we’ve learned, having one keeps us—and our personal hygiene—in check. 


Stay clean and protect the most delicate part of your body with pH Care Naturals Guava (P53, 50ml, P122, 150 ml). Made with real Guava leaf extract, pH Care is clinically formulated with a pH level of 5, making it gentle and safe for everyday use.



Available in feminine wash and feminine wipes (P45) in all leading supermarkets, drug stores and online via Lazada and Zalora. Follow pH Care on Facebook and Instagram for more information.


innisfree Hello I’m Paper Bottle

Your holy grail serum just got more sustainable


Championing sustainability in beauty, innisfree introduces the limited edition Hello, I’m Paper Bottle, an eco-friendly, easy-to-recycle version of their bestselling Green Tea Seed Serum. The brand’s efforts to uphold “green living,” most prominently through their recycling program, continue in their bottle made with 51.8% less plastic compared to the standard packaging material. The jumbo-sized product also comes double the size at a discounted price. 



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After using up the product, remove the label and pull out the two halves of the molded shell apart to recycle separately. Shop innisfree’s products online on Lazada.


Nivea Pink Range 

Come into full bloom 


Nivea Philippines released their latest pink range with the help of their ambassadors Liza Soberano, Yassi Pressman and Raiza Contawi last Friday, August 7. The importance of self-care in the middle of a pandemic was highlighted; one of the simplest ways of carrying it out is having a regular skincare routine to achieve that glow from within. With the help of Nivea, you can come into full bloom. 


Cleanse your face with the Fair & Glow Whip Foam 0% Alcohol; remove makeup and impurities with the Fair & Glow MicellAIR Cleanser 0% Alcohol; moisturize your body with the Healthy Glow Cooling UV Lotion; and protect and care for your underarms with the Whitening Deo Essence 0% Alcohol in Hokkaido Rose and Sakura.



Purchase the new NIVEA Pink Range and #ComeIntoFullBloom only on BeautyMNL, Lazada, Shopee, Watsons and supermarkets nationwide. 



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