The exotic skin-saving ingredients you’ve all been searching for are right here.
Humans are always curious about the exotic. Whether it’s women, food, or skincare ingredients, the idea of the unfamiliar is as enticing as it gets. In the skincare industry, consumers can become easily attracted to the idea of the magical ingredient from the other side of the world, especially if what they’ve been using from the drugstore just won’t cut it anymore. The idea of hair oils from the Middle East, shea butter from Africa, and serums from Asia are as alluring as can be. These brands are also hard to find, which is why we’re here to help.
This list of brands include ingredients from Taiwan, Australia, Hawaii, even Kelowna, British Columbia. Sift through this list of exotic ingredients to find your next favorite skincare secret.
Pili Ani uses pili and elemi oil from their respective trees in the Philippines. The Pili tree is native to the Bicol region of the Philippines. This superfruit reduces the appearance of fine lines, protects skin cells from UV radiation, and boosts collagen production.
Products We Love: Beauty Elixir Facial Milk Serum, $120.