Help Singapore stay cool and green

What: The Body Shop Foundation Soft Hands Kind Heart Hand Cream, $14.90, pampers your hands with angelica extract and olive oil, and perks up your senses with its zesty fragrance.

How it helps: Through its Help Plant 50 Trees initiative, the beauty brand hopes to raise $10,000 for the Garden City Fund. The money will support an SG50 Mass Tree Planting project that aims to plant 5,000 trees at 50 sites from September to November 2015.        

Available now until August 19, 2015, at The Body Shop stores in Singapore.

Help protect our ecosystem

What: Kose Save The Blue 30th Anniversary Sekkisei Lotion, $148 (500ml), boosts skin luminosity with extracts of angelica root, melothria root, coix seed and licorice.

How it helps: Proceeds of up to $10,000 go to the Garden City Fund’s Marine Eco-toxicity Biomonitoring Programme. The programme supports efforts and research by students and teachers from 10 schools, which will contribute to the preservation of Singapore’s marine environment.

Available at Kose counters in Singapore. 

Help restore our national monuments

What: Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Oil-Free Gel Cream, $48 (50ml), replenishes moisture while reducing the appearance of oil on your skin to keep it fresh and smooth.

How it helps: For their A Celebration of Our Heritage project, the company is donating 100 per cent of the net proceeds to help repair Singapore’s national monuments, including the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd, Sultan Mosque, Sri Mariamman Temple and the former Keng Teck Whay building (now known as the Temple of the Heavenly Jade Emperor).    

Available at Keihl’s in Singapore.