A Bit Late for the Holidays: The Glossier Black Tie Set
Beauty Tools / Make up / Nails / Trend

A Bit Late for the Holidays: The Glossier Black Tie Set

Glossier is one of the hottest new-gen, almost indie, makeup brands that has been well loved and welcomed by the Instagram-generation beauty fans. Pre-social media, brands like them wouldn’t have a real chance in the beauty market but here we are–a middle-aged Filipino talking about a US-exclusive beauty brand, oh the power of social media! … Continue reading

On the POP Beauty Launch: Shakeup Your Makeup!
Beauty Tools / Event / Face / Fashion / Make up / Nails / Trend

On the POP Beauty Launch: Shakeup Your Makeup!

Some weeks ago, I was at the Blo Bar, Mega Fashion Hall for the launch of POP Beauty brought in, again by the it-subscription box company Glamourbox. This event was extra-special to me because I’m going on a different capacity: as a ‘service provider’! I’ll talk about the biz on a separate post, but yep, this here is my new baby! @popbeautyph … Continue reading

On Beautyandsparkle’s Sparkle Session: Nail Art!
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On Beautyandsparkle’s Sparkle Session: Nail Art!

Early December last year, I have been invited by the glam Nicole of Beautyandsparkle to her first ever Sparkle Session. Now, Beautyandsparkle, an online beauty site, is Nicole Romero’s venture to the digital world, having worked in print for 9 years as a beauty editor for several top magazines in the Philippines like Cosmopolitan, Women’s … Continue reading

On A Little Bit Of Sparkle, My Margiela Nails
Fashion / Nails / Shoes

On A Little Bit Of Sparkle, My Margiela Nails

I’ve always looked to Belgian designer Martin Margiela for thought-provoking fashion. The man’s a genius, really. Maison Martin Margiela Sequin-Splashed Leather Bootie It’s weird to be getting nail ideas from shoes, but that’s me. And this recent Etude House purchase is just the perfect cohort: Left to Right: Essie Good To Go Topcoat, Etude House … Continue reading