Category Archives: Skin Care

Laneige 20th Birthday K-Beauty Box (Twinkle Coral)

It’s the 20th Birthday of one of my trusted Korean brands!! :) We’re expected to give gifts to the celebrant but instead, I was surprised with this beauty box from LANEIGE. Isn’t the box’s artwork gorgeous?? You can spot iconic landmarks from the countries that carry the brand. I see the Merlion of Singapore, the […]

The NEW Sample Room VIP Membership

Sample Room, the Philippines’ first beauty and lifestyle sampling website, has been giving Filipinos the ultimate value for money, with their “try before you buy” concept. By being a member of Sample Room, you get to grab the latest beauty and lifestyle samples that you can also place a review of after trying them. They’re […]

Mother’s Day Treats at Sofitel Hotel, Le Spa & Spiral

I had an early Mother’s Day celebration with my own mum at Sofitel Le Spa two weeks ago. It was a very relaxing experience for us because the past week fews have been really crazy at work. Here’s what to expect inside their posh locker room and private massage rooms: We were asked to arrive […]

Catwalk Cosmetics End Of Summer Makeup Workshop (May 31, 2014)

I’ve been so busy for the past few months that I haven’t held a makeup workshop in almost 6 months! I apologize to all those who have been texting and emailing me for updates regarding this. Thankfully, I was able to free up a weekend this summer so my next workshop date is on MAY […]

What’s In My Staycation Bag: BELO SunExpert

I may not be in #Laboracay with my friends today but I planned a relaxing weekend for myself and my family. I gathered a bunch of things that I’ll be taking with me (for swimming) when I check in at the Manila Peninsula Hotel for a staycation this weekend. I like to utilize the hotel […]

PHILOSOPHY Skin Care Flagship Store Opening

After years of suddenly disappearing from the Philippine market, PHILOSOPHY Skin Care is finally back thanks to Lux Asia Inc.! I wasn’t able to make it to the media launch of the brand last year so I made it a point to be present at their flagship store in the new wing of SM Megamall, […]

30 Days with Beauti Drink: My Daily Dose of Collagen

At last, I have finally found a way to be beautiful inside and out by both drinking and applying collagen on my skin. Juuuust kidding!! :) Beauti Drink is an apple-flavored drink that contains 1,000mg of collagen. It’s a drink made for women who don’t like applying collagen or are lazy/ forgetful when it comes […]

Embracing El Nido, Palawan with Nivea Sun (Day 2: Island Hopping)

All the highlights of my trip to El Nido happened on the 2nd day. We had a half day sightseeing and island hopping tour around El Nido and I enjoyed it too much that I joined the afternoon group for another round. This is how beautiful the swimming pool in Lagen Island Resort was. But […]

Embracing El Nido, Palawan with Nivea Sun (Day 1)

Two weeks ago, my blogger friends and I, together with familiar faces from the press and media were invited by NIVEA SUN to join them on an exclusive trip to one of Palawan’s most beautiful resorts, LAGEN ISLAND EL NIDO. It took me a very hard time to come up with this entry because I […]


DID YOU KNOW…. In this era of bespoke trends, personal blogs, and selfies, it would be quite logical to assume that Filipinas finally have a healthy sense of self—that they now acknowledge their own beauty and think of themselves as being truly beautiful. However, this recently uncovered reality suggests otherwise: This was a finding borne […]