5 incredible cult skincare brands that are hard-to-get in Singapore

You saw this incredible skincare product all over your Instagram feed, and every beauty bloggers were raving about it, you couldn’t wait to try it, but they don’t ship to Singapore or the international shipping is too expensive. Does this happen too often to you? We believe we are here to help (although we are not able to ship skincare in liquid and gel forms)! Here are 4 cult skincare brands that beauty bloggers love and how to get them in Singapore without paying exorbitant shipping costs:

Glossier

Launched in 2014 by Emily Weiss, the founder and CEO of beauty website Into The Gloss. Glossier is all about going back to basics with the bare essentials, its minimalistic appeal is a hit with Millennials.

Bestsellers: Balm Dotcom, Boy Brow, Milky Jelly Cleanser
Where to buy: www.glossier.com
How to buy: Glossier doesn’t ship to Singapore, you can get the items delivered to BuyandShip US warehouse, then straight to your doorstep.

The Ordinary

Under the beauty umbrella of Deciem and based out of Canada, The Ordinary was founded by skin care enthusiasts who were fed up with the lack of transparency and fairness in the the beauty industry. By formulating products in their in-house lab and producing them in their own factory, The Ordinary brings you effective skin care at an honorable price, starting from as little as USD$9.80.

Best sellers: Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%, High-Spreadability Fluid Primer
Where to buy: theordinary.com
How to buy: They offer international shipping to Singapore at USD$38.00. You can save more using BuyandShip at $5 delivery fee per pound.

Drunk Elephant

Drunk Elephant, a US brand that prides itself on toxic-free formulas, is a sensitive skinned person’s dream come true. Based on a foundation of marula oil, Drunk Elephant products combine the effectiveness of clinical skin care and the safety of natural ingredients.

Best sellers: C-Firma Day Serum, T.L.C. Sukari Babyfacial
Where to buy: www.drunkelephant.com
How to buy: Drunk Elephant doesn’t ship to Singapore, you can get the items delivered to BuyandShip US warehouse, then straight to your doorstep.

Herbivore Botanicals

An all-natural, non-toxic skincare brand from a husband and wife duo based in Seattle, Herbivore Botanicals promises to bring you “truly natural, cruelty free skincare” and “results you can see and feel.” In line with Millennials’ type of out-of-the-box thinking, Herbivore skincare also says skincare should “smell and feel amazing” and “add enjoyment to your daily routine.”

Best sellers: Coco Rose Body Polish, Lapis Facial Oil
Where to buy: www.herbivorebotanicals.com
How to buy: International shipping to Singapore starts from USD$45. You can save more using BuyandShip at $5 delivery fee per pound.