Get The Scoop On The Cream Factory | Clozette

(cover photo from @thecreamfactoryph)


How many of you have bought pricey body washes, soaps, and scrubs, only to learn after using it that it doesn’t do anything at all? That’s all about to change as U.S. brand The Cream Factory hits the Philippine market and promises to give you softer, healthier skin through their delicious products made from quality ingredients – making baths feel less like a chore, and more like a pampering session filled with delicious desserts specially made for your skin!

So during the brand’s #BathRevolutionBloggersParty, we sat down and chatted with Marketing Manager Ched Dayot and got exclusive details on The Cream Factory’s ingredients, their different flavours, and upcoming releases!

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What's the story behind The Cream Factory? How did it start and how were the products developed?


(photo from Instagram/@thecreamfactoryph)

“It started with the goodness of goat milk. Two years ago, there weren’t a lot of goat milk-based bath soaps, so we saw the potential in the market...We realised that we didn’t want to come out of the market just by goat milk itself – we wanted to be different. So we combined it with 100% active botanical extracts; we got cinnamon from Madagascar, seaweed from France, yogurt from New Zealand. We went all over the world and found botanical extracts that we could put in The Cream Factory. And so far the feedback has been amazing…Each variant addresses a particular skin concern.”

Can you let us know more about the aesthetic of the brand? Why choose this particular design?


(photo from Instagram/@thecreamfactoryph)

"We really wanted to be different…It’s not like your usual bottle – sturdy, [made of] plastic. We wanted it to look like [a bottle of] goat milk...So we really wanted to stick to that type of packaging, that type of look...With our look, it already captivates the audience that we want to tap. Some of the mothers who use our products even say that their kids use it too because they find the packaging so cute. So we don’t just captivate the adults, but also the kids. We really want to incorporate it as a brand that’s fun, yummy, and delicious."


So it’s really a full scale “bath revolution," from the bottle down to the ingredients that are good for your skin.


“Yes, because for me I don’t spend as much time [taking a bath] anymore…I’m a working person, as much as I want to spend time in the bathroom, I can’t. It [feels] like a chore – something that I do just so I can kickstart my day. So with “bath revolution”, we want you to give in and experience dessert for your skin. Bath times are the only times where you have time for yourself…cleansing your skin, caring for yourself, something like that.”


(photo from Instagram/@thecreamfactoryph)


You mentioned that The Cream Factory plans on releasing a children’s line. Have you already thought of what “flavours” are going to be part of it?


“We have, but I can’t really say much because it’s a secret. But it’s really fun, even the name itself! We’ll also be coming out with a facial line, as well as health supplements. Right now, The Cream Factory [Bath Cream] originally has 12 variants. But in the Philippine market, only 9 have been released. That means Mulberry, Lavender, and Chamomile aren’t out yet. But based on our research, a lot of people want Lavender so that’s probably the next variant we’ll be releasing.”


What’s The Cream Factory’s best-selling product? What would you recommend to someone who’s never tried anything from the brand?


(photo from Instagram/@thecreamfactoryph)

“It will depend because when you smell it, they all smell differently. But based on our experience, Almond seems to be a favourite because it smells sweet. As Filipinos we like scents that are sweet. On the other hand, Cinnamon seems to be too strong for Filipinos; they don’t like the smell too much. So it really depends on the person.

But one of my personal favourites is Yogurt – it’s perfect for summer. Last year I got sunburned and it soothed my skin and didn’t sting or create excessive peeling.”

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Which of The Cream Factory's products are you excited to try out? Share your picks with us below!

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Being in our 20's is that time in our lives where we can still feel the advantages of youth, but at the same time have the liberties of an adult. It's great to have the best of both worlds at the palm of our hands but we tend to forget that one of the things that we should start paying attention to is how to change up our skin care routine. 



As early as 20, our skin starts to lose its firmness; and if we don't take proper measures, it'll lead to our skin sagging and losing its glow in the long run. That's why in an event full of fun games, music, and a lot of jumping, NIVEA held their Skin Firmness Check Event to give women a fun and creative way to get to know more about their skin. 

Scroll down to find out our favourite things during the event!
Pumped up music



The fantastic beats by DJ Callum David spun chill-house music to get the crowd hyped and ready to enjoy the various activities NIVEA had in store for the day.


The trampoline technology



A few of the event's centerpieces were the bungee trampolines. Not only did it provide a fun-filled jumping session, but by using high-speed cameras with motion-tacking technology, just a couple of jumps provided the guests with a creative visualisation of their skin's movement to illustrate the firmness of their skin. The less movement, the firmer the skin is!


Tips from the experts



From stations where guests could get to ask their skincare questions, to a mini-chat session with PBA courtside reporter Rizza Diaz and influencers Gretchen Ho and Kim Domingo, doctors gave the guests advice and tips on how to maintain their skin's firmness and radiance despite having busy schedules and active lifestyles.


Fun and educational activities for all



Guests were also treated to ball pits, workout dance sessions, trivia boards and quizzes, and even skin-firming juices and concoctions that complemented the high-energy event.


Everyone got to try the NIVEA Extra White Firming Body Serum



Each corner of the event had stations that gave the guests a chance to try the NIVEA Extra White Firming Body Serum. Not only does it make the skin fairer, smoother, and firmer, it also has a light and non-sticky formula that tones and restores the skin's elasticity in just 14 days.

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What's your favourite part of the event? Share it with us in the comments below!

Visit NIVEA.ph and facebook.com/NIVEAPhilippines to know more about the NIVEA Extra White Firming Body Serum. 
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Singapore Actress Oon Shu An - SK-II 'Dream Again' Campaign Event


Did you ever wish you could return to your childhood days, when you saw the world as a place full of hope and possibility? If you’re feeling down on yourself because of unfulfilled dreams, don’t worry, you’re not alone.


According to the Global Dreams Index Survey, conducted by luxury skincare brand SK-II, half of the world’s female population have given up on their dreams and are unsatisfied with their lives: they become less satisfied as they grow older. On the other hand, though, the survey highlighted that 82% of women who follow their dreams are satisfied with their lives and strongly identified the personal definition of success as “doing what you love”.


SK-II Singapore Ambassador, Actress Rebecca Lim - SK-II 'Dream Again' Campaign Event

Armed with this knowledge, SK-II partnered with local Singaporean celebrities such as Rebecca Lim, musician Benjamin Kheng, and singer-songwriter Daphne Khoo, for “Dream Again”. Held on 21 June 2016 at the heart of the Central Business District of Raffles Place, it was an event where children encouraged adults to reconnect with their forgotten dreams.


Singapore Youtube personalities Munah and Hirzi - SK-II 'Dream Again' Campaign Event

As part of a social experiment, the children seemed to be asking the adults for advice by allowing them to talk about their dreams. Through this, adults were able to re-ignite their childhood mind-set and rouse dreams unfiltered by society’s expectations and demands; and in just 3 hours, over 350 dreams were collected and 400 adults were counselled by children to dream again.


In addition to this heartwarming event, the Global Dreams Index Survey also inspired SK-II to create a film titled, “Dream Again | SK-II #changedestiny” – the latest instalment in their #changedestiny campaign, which empowers women to take control of their future and achieve their aspirations.



Throughout the film, interviewees talked to an ‘adult expert’ about how they drifted away from their dreams as life’s responsibilities became more demanding. At the end, though, the expert was revealed as a cover for little girls hidden behind the cameras. This dramatic unveil put the women face-to-face with smiling children who remind them, in simple yet powerful words, to never give up on their dreams.

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What are your dreams? Share them with us in the comments below!

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