SINGAPORE – While a trip to the pharmacy was once for the sole purpose of running errands, drugstores here have been stepping up their game. Beyond flu medicine and tissue paper, trendy products and cult beauty labels once available only online or overseas can now be found at a pharmacy near you.

Three major pharmacy chains here – Watsons, Guardian and Unity Pharmacy – have revamped key stores in recent months to offer new services and products.

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