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Gone are the days when I could away with a simple cleansing with Cetaphil or Physiogel--or even virgin coconut oil, when it would double as my cleanser and moisturizer at night. Thanks to my new masca...
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I've always liked rifling through someone's kikay kit (well, so long as it doesn't have too many products because then I'd be overwhelmed). If I know a friend of mine is obsessed about eyebrows as wel...
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Stylists don't always act as the creative director, nor is it a given that we conceptualize shoots.  That often falls to an editor or your client's marketing department.  Sometimes, though, the conc...
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Don't get me started on the fact that we don't have Sephora here.  Now, I am not exactly a makeupholic, so my top 5 list may not be the common beauty blogger picks.  But if you're like me and you en...
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As I hinted in an earlier post, there's a new cosmetic brand available in Manila that had us in quite a tizzy because of its affordable products and oh-so-colorful make-up collections: BYS. I was luc...
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Last week, I attended my first Neutrogena event at M Cafe in Greenbelt 4.  I was excited because I'm a Neutrogena baby--back before I even started this blog and to this day I still use their products...
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I LOVE perfect eyebrows. I stare whenever I see them, and I commend and take note of make-up artists who do terrific jobs of drawing perfect arches.  For myself, I never ever go out of the house with...
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Good news for all make-up divas out there!  AVA.ph is having a BIG beauty sale right now, for a limited time, featuring some hard to find items here in Manila and some cult favorites, too.  Discount...
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So as promised, here's a sneak preview of what I'm going to be selling at the Bloggers United bazaar on December 3.  Unfortunately, I didn't have time to take photos of all the clothes.  But most of...
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Dove Foaming make up remover was an instant favorite when Watsons started introducing the newest products to be launched in the market (during their most recent Beauty Lab).  I must say I'm quite fon...
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I was given this really cute lip balm last month and was told that it's better than Carmex because it doesn't dry out your lips in the long run.  My friend who gave it to me said that balms like Carm...
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I've bought several more Nyx round lipsticks since I got to try them a few months ago (you can read my review of shades Thalia and Paris).  I think I'm stopping for now, though, since I'm pretty much...
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Since I got a taste of Nyx with the fabulous Paris shade, I definitely knew that I wanted more.  Never mind that I still haven't figured out quite how to keep my lips smooth all the time. I ordere...
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I've never really experimented with lipstick.  I don't invest in them like I do on lip balm because I think they just end up caking on my lips or that I peel my lips too often for it to be effective....
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Would you believe I was still Christmas shopping 2 days ago?  I'm duty-bound to shop for family gifts this year (to little cousins) and though I accomplished most of it some time ago, I'm paranoid th...
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