Jan Angelo's Top 10 Picks for an All-Drugstore Skincare Routine

Jan Angelo's Top 10 Picks for an All-Drugstore Skincare Routine

Skincare EnthusiastJan Angelo Ong

Jan Angelo is a skincare geek turned YouTube content creator who is passionate about making quality skincare more accessible through proper information. He uses his platform to spread awareness and educate his audiences on what is marketing in the skincare world versus what is actually proven...

When people think of skincare, they usually think of splurging, too. The truth isーit doesn't have to be! In fact, some of the best skincare options you can get actually do not have to break the bank. And the best way to prove this is to take a closer look at the cost-effective, very straightforward, and usually underrated options of our drugstores. 


As a self-confessed skincare geek, we asked Jan Angelo to showcase his top picks for products that will give your skin the ultimate care it needs. Whether it's Mercury or Watsons, you're bound to find just the bare essentials that you need in your skincare routine without having to sacrifice the quality for the lower price point.

  • Last updated: 04-09-2021
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Jan Angelo Ong's mybest

QUICKFXClean Collection Gentle Cleansing Milk

From ₱319

Céleteque® DermoScience™ Acne Solutions Cleansing Gel

From ₱270

Physiogel Daily Moisture Therapy Dermo-Cleanser

From ₱779

QUICKFXClean Collection All In One Cream

From ₱519

CetaphilMoisturizing Lotion

From ₱369

Céleteque® DermoScience™Hydration Facial Moisturizer

From ₱250

AveenoDaily Moisturizing Lotion

From ₱146

BioreUV Kids Pure Milk SPF 50+ PA++++

From ₱596

BeloSunExpert Face Cover SPF40

From ₱349.75

Jan Angelo Ong's mybest Summary

These are just a few of the best products you can find in the drugstore—I'm always on the lookout to find the most affordable options for quality skincare available in the Philippines. 


If you want to see more effective, well-formulated skincare options that won't break the bank, be sure to check out my YouTube channel. You might learn a couple of new things about skincare, too!

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