Luxurious beauty picks—fit for a queen—this Mother’s Day

Published May 6, 2021, 9:00 AM

by Jane Kingsu-Cheng

Level up with the self-care regimen by giving these crème dela crème skincare brands.

artwork by Ariana Maralit

Keep lips moisturized all throughout the day with Hermes rich lip balm. Its key ingredients are beeswax and candelilla wax that when combined delivers that much needed hydration. Refills are available, too! 

Dark under eyes? This rose gold illuminating eye mask by 111SKIN has potent ingredients that brighten and illuminate. Rich in antioxidants of colloidal gold and rose damask extracts, this hydrogel eye mask also cools and hydrates tired under eye areas. Available at

Bvlgari Rose Goldea
Working closely with Korean Kathleen Kye, Bvlgari introduces its latest scent Golden. Concocted with pomegranate, rose petals, and musk, this fragrance also has Damascena rose absolute and grandiflorum jasmine absolute that makes this a wonderful bouquet in a bottle.

Give your mom that rosy youthful glow with Le Blanc’s Healthy Light Creator products. It boasts of TXC™ technology and fragrant gardenia fruit extract that works on brightening, soothing, and toning of skin.

Quoting from their website, this is the most luxurious cream from Murad to date. It has microalgae extracts to lessen stress lines and facial tensions. It also works hard in moisturising very dry skin, reducing skin redness.

Bio Science
Seeing dull and dry skin? Help give mom that much needed boost of nutrients with Bio-water Vitamin B5 gel. Backed by science and intensive research, this bottle soothes and hydrates even the driest and most sensitive of skins. Available at Look, SM Aura Premier.