NO WORRIES: Enjoy a Fun, Fresh Summer with Beauty Bar’s Newest Skin and Hair Care Brands
Despite warm weather and ample sunshine being a constant almost all year round, we Filipinos sure get excited over the summertime. We dig up our best swimsuits, flock to the pool, make trips to the beach, plan hikes and camping trips—but all that excitement comes with its fair share of beauty woes. Keeping our skincare, haircare and sun care in check is an especially tough task in the summer, what with the dialed-up warmth and humidity at an all-time high.
Just in time for the summer months, the ultimate one-stop shop for all things beauty and personal care is serving up answers to all our summer-spurred setbacks. Beauty Bar spotlights five of its newest skin and hair care brands to keep you protected, nourished and confident until the very last day of summer. Here’s to having the best summer yet!
Nothing brings memories of summer rushing back quite like the smell of fresh coconuts by the beach. This summer, Beauty Bar spotlights Australian-owned brand Ecococo and their coconut oil-infused products. Hinging on the ingredient’s countless health and skincare benefits, Ecococo puts Certified Organic Coconut Oil at the core of their extensive product range.
Ecococo Hydrating Tan Extender 250ml, Ecococo Hydrating Self Tan 250ml, Ecococo Hydrating Dark Tan 250ml
Among the Ecococo essentials that deserve a spot in your vacation bag this summer is the Coconut + Sea Salt Face Mask, a gentle product that strips toxins and impurities from the skin and leaves nothing less than luminous, supple skin in its wake. When hitting the pool, remember to keep the Coconut + Lime Body Butter closeby. Combining coconut oil’s moisturizing properties with a touch of invigorating lime, this product brings hydration back into the skin after a sunbathing session. If you find yourself in the wild outdoors this season, treat yourself to a rewarding post-hike bath with the Spa Edition Body Scrub, made with sea salt, coconut oil and a calming blend of essential oils.
Ecococo Hydrating Face Exfoliator 500g, Ecococo Hydrating Cleanser 500ml, Ecococo Hydrating Face Moisturizer 500ml
Ecococo Mango and Coconut Scrub 220g, Ecococo Rose Quartz Palm Stones
Rooted in Polynesian culture, beauty brand Hei Poa brings the multipurpose magic of Tahiti Monoi to the fore. Monoi, which translates into perfumed oil, is known to contain natural benefits for the skin and hair and. It is crafted by Tahitian families and passed down from one generation to the next, making it a cultural staple in their part of the world.
Hei Poa Tahiti Monoi oil with Monoï oil 1000 flowers
Hei Poa Tahiti Monoï oil with Tropical Monoï Pina & Maracuja, with notes of frosted coconut
Hei Poa Tahiti Monoï oil with Tropical Orchid – with notes of orchid, vanilla, and citrus
Rich in Omega-9, Omega-6 and Vitamin E, Monoi doesn’t just deliver a punch of moisture—it repairs and protects the skin and hair while it does so, making it an all-around beauty essential. Also on Hei Poa’s product roster: a dry oil Monoi spray with SPF50—free of preservatives, alcohol and coloring—to shield and soothe your skin all summer long.
Dr. Paw Paw
In the beauty realm, words like “essential” and “holy grail” tend to get thrown around easily, when in truth the products that can multitask—and do a good job to boot—are far and few. One such product is Dr. Paw Paw, a benefit-rich, multipurpose balm made from Pawpaw fruit, Aloe Vera and Olive Oil. With rich, nourishing properties, Dr. Paw Paw balms can elevate haircare, skincare, nail care and body care routines alike, especially in the unrelenting scorch of the summer.
Dr Paw Paw Hot pink Balm, Outrageous Orange Balm, Mocha Balm
Lovers of the original Dr. Paw Paw balms have three reasons to look forward to the summertime: Dr. Paw Paw in three summer-appropriate iterations. The Dr. Paw Paw Outrageous Orange Balm packs intense moisture and a universally flattering pigment—perfect for nailing that warm, sun-kissed look we all find ourselves double-tapping on Instagram. The Dr. Paw Paw Hot Pink Balm, on the other hand, delivers a bold tinge of electric pink, ideal for a pop of color on the lips or the apples of the cheeks. Meanwhile, the Dr. Paw Paw Rich Mocha Balm is a must-have for beauty junkies who love an understated, nude lip.
Not Your Mother’s Naturals
Bridging the gap between the salon and home, Not Your Mother’s Naturals hair products are formulated to deliver high quality results without breaking the bank. Their naturals line—made with 98% naturally derived ingredients and without parabens, sulfates, dyes, gluten and phthalates—includes three unique scent combinations derived from nature.
Not Your Mother’s Passionfruit Kombucha & Awapuhi Ginger Shampoo, Not Your Mother’s Passionfruit Kombucha & Awapuhi Ginger Leave-in Tonic, Not Your Mother’s Passionfruit Kombucha & Awapuhi Ginger Conditioner
The Passion Fruit Kombucha and Awapuhi Ginger collection—available as a shampoo, a conditioner or a detangling, shine-enhancing and heat-protecting leave-in tonic—hits refresh on your hair and does away with all signs of dullness.
Not Your Mother’s Naturals Matcha Green Tea & Wild Apple Blossom Shampoo, Not Your Mother’s Naturals Matcha Green Tea & Wild Apple Blossom Conditioner, Not Your Mother’s Naturals Matcha Green Tea & Wild Apple Blossom Butter Masque
The Matcha Green Tea and Wild Apple Blossom blend—available as a shampoo, conditioner or a nutrient-rich butter masque—deeply cleanses the locks and scalp with a wash of antioxidants and nutrients.
Not Your Mother’s Naturals Activated Bamboo Charcoal & Purple Moonstone Shampoo, Not Your Mother’s Naturals Activated Bamboo Charcoal & Purple Moonstone Conditioner, Not Your Mother’s Naturals Activated Bamboo Charcoal & Purple Moonstone Scalp Scrub
Meanwhile, the Activated Bamboo Charcoal and Purple Moonstone line helps bring balance to the hair and scalp by gently cleansing away impurities.
Finally, a selection of fragrances that can keep up with our plans all summer. International perfume brand Miss Kay takes the intimidating technicalities out of the world of fragrance with its line of straightforward, fuss-free scents. Available in 24.5mL-sized travel bottles, Miss Kay’s fragrances are convenient enough to slip into your purse, beach tote or backpack this summer.
Miss Kay Tropical Charm, Miss Kay First Love, Miss Kay Funday, Miss Kay Daydreamer, Miss Kay Urban Love, Miss Kay Pastel Perfect, Miss Kay Boho Vibes, Miss Kay Blossom Bliss, Miss Kay Ride the Waves, Miss Kay Soft Cuddle
The brand serves up a diverse lineup of scents to ensure a perfect match for every stop of your summer itinerary. Hitting the beach? Reach for the ocean-inspired Ride the Waves or the fruity Sun Kissed. Going island hopping? Bon Voyage’s rich, sensuous fragrance are the perfect match for your ocean adventure. If a summer date night is in the cards, opt for the fruity-floral blend of First Love or the zephyr-like kiss of Daydreamer. One thing’s for certain: no matter where you’re headed, no matter what your plans are, a spritz of Miss Kay is bound to make your summer experience even more memorable.
Score your summer beauty essentials at Beauty Bar! Check out the nearest location near you or check out your cart online at https://beautybar.com.ph/. Visit beautybar.com.ph, facebook.com/BeautyBarPH, ssilife.com.ph, or follow @beautybarph and @ssilifeph on Instagram for more information.
Press release by SSI.
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