With the abundance of beauty products in the market, how can one really stand out?
The product needs to be efficient, do what it claims safely, be different and put a smile on the customer’s face!
We spotted these beauty products that are unusual and clever, and will certainly invoke a giggle or a sense of wonder.
Plus, they make the perfect quirky gift for yourself or loved ones.
Want a New Age-y kind of facial mask? An American skincare brand has got that covered, with their magnetic facial mask. You can now remove the mask using a magnetised gadget. How cool is that?
Miss your kitten when you’re away from it? No worries. There is now a cologne you can use to remind you of your tiny fur ball.
When you’re in a rush and you just need your hair smelling clean and your grey strands covered? There’s a tinted dry shampoo powder that will be at your service.
For all that and more, check out the products below:
Dr. Brandt Skincare Magnetight Age-Defier Skin Recharging Magnet Mask
Leveraging the power of magnetic attraction, this ahead-of-the-curve breakthrough mask uses iron magnetic particles to draw out toxins and daily residue.
Black tourmaline, an energising mineral, is ground into the finest powder to neutralise negative energy and boost positivity, rendering skin tighter and energised.
The cool factor: Bragging rights in using high-tech beauty, inviting positive energy, and the amount of fun you’ll have!
Demeter Kitten Fur Pick Me Up Cologne Spray
Love them or hate them, American fragrance company Demeter has finally come up with a cologne that smells like kitten fur.
After 15 years of effort they have captured the olfactory essence of the warmth and comfort of that purrfect spot, just behind a kitten’s neck.
The cool factor: You will be reminded of your favourite kitty when you’re away from it. Just stay away from anti-kitten people!
Pixi Skintreats Sun Serum Sheer Sunscreen and Lip Balm
This is a rare find of a clever beauty product. You get a sunscreen with a lip balm built in. This unique duo contains a lightweight SPF 30 serum that hydrates and helps protect the skin from UV rays and pollution, plus a protective balm packed with botanical oils for the ultimate lip nourishment. And, it’s paraben-free.
The cool factor: You needn’t carry a ton of products to the beach with this smart two-in-one beauty treat.
Lush Ocean Salt Scrub Face and Body Scrub
This best selling classic scrub has a mineral-rich mix of fine and coarse sea salt for serious exfoliation, balanced with coconut oil and avocado butter to soften skin. That punchy citrus scent in this hip and handmade scrub? It comes from lime oil as well as limes extracted in vodka to help brighten and tone your skin.
The cool factor: You can boast about enjoying vodka in your shower and salt beats plastic microbeads hands down anytime.
Derek Lam 10 Crosby Stick Fragrances
Designer Derek Lam took the top five scents from his fragrance collection and introduced them in a solid stick fragrance. This portable and practical solid fragrance is housed in a sophisticated twist-up stick that provides up to six hours of wear. Glide on pulse points as a luxurious fragrant ritual, or layer it with the eau de parfum of the same scent for a more immersive experience.
The cool factor: A perfect travel size and it’s very TSA friendly.
Christian Louboutin Perfume Oils
Housed in a gorgeous objet d’art that is both visually hypnotic and tactile, this luxurious elixir is exceptional as it contains the highest concentration of parfum oil and no added water or alcohol. Created with the alchemy of precious oils in mind, the perfumes mix with the wearer’s skin chemistry, producing a scent that is utterly personal. Choose from Bikini Questa Sera, Tornade Blonde or Trouble in Heaven.
The cool factor: It’s super luxurious, alcohol-free and approved by the Shoe God.
IGK Prenup Instant Spray Hair Mask
A spray hair mask is the ultimate contemporary approach to nourishing your hair. Unlike a typical jarred mask which can get contaminated with water during use, shortening the efficacy of the formula, this aerosol spray mask maintains the integrity of the formula from the first spray to the last. Senna leaf extract, cupuacu butter and nourishing amla oil help repair your hair from the inside out.
The cool factor: It’s a cruelty-free product and free of parabens, sulfates and phthalates, artificial colours, gluten, triethanolamine and more baddies.
Cake Beauty The All Powderful Tinted Dry Shampoo Powder
If you’re not fond of dry shampoo sprays or brushes, this tinted dry shampoo powder may just appeal to you. This cornstarch-based formula boasts seriously powerful oil-absorbing abilities no matter how greasy your luscious locks might be, without weighing down hair. It is free of talc, parabens, sulfates and phthalates, and the powder tint comes in light, medium and dark.
The cool factor: You can clean and tint your grey strands simultaneously, and unlike aerosols, you can bring it onboard an aircraft.