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Oscar Mejia Fragrances: Embodying Experiences and Memories

June 27, 2017 7:00 pm by Cheenee Otarra

Oscar Mejia, Filipino perfumer, muses, “When you smell something for the first time, it is committed to your memory and emotions and that develops a strong bond. It brings you back to the first time you smelled it and how you felt.” Studies show that it takes a slow and […]

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V&M Naturals: Consciously Beautiful with A Heart

June 22, 2017 7:00 pm by Eunice Guzon

By: Eunice Guzon & Hera Batara Today, the growing conscious movement is beginning to permeate almost all aspects of life for those of us who decide to be mindful of the truth, that how the way we live affects our health, other people and the earth. We are becoming more […]

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Five Places to Spend Your Me Time

June 6, 2017 7:00 pm by Bettina Bacani

Let’s face it – we all need some “me time” once in a while. Some like spending theirs shopping in malls, while some prefer to lock themselves at home and  Netflix all day. Personally, I prefer to go the pampering route – manicures, pedicures, and massages – that’s my kind […]

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Manos Nail Lounge: More Than Just Manicures

May 27, 2017 7:00 pm by Taste.Company

By Carissa Mangubat It was never just about manicures and pedicures at Manos. One of our goals at Manos is to reinvent the spa experience by building and promoting social and environmental consciousness through our products and services. When we were conceptualizing Manos some six years ago, we knew that we […]

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Detox Parties: An Upcoming Health Trend

May 16, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

‘Tis truly the season to arrange get-togethers right now as the heat of the summer wave rolls around and covers us all, isn’t it? Somehow, everyone is looking for places to go, things to see, and activities to do and if there ever was a time to try something new […]

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5 Looks for Summery Eyes by Eye of Horus

April 15, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

Summer’s great and all, but when it comes to tropical places like ours, when the heat is on, let’s face it: there are just some beauty products that are best left untouched when the summer sun comes out in full force (like mascara!) So what do you do to weather-proof […]

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Summer-Ready Skin and Body

April 9, 2017 7:00 pm by Katrina Castaneda

Let’s be real, we never really worried about our skin before not until we saw the appearance of lines, patches and flaking. Yes, prevention is better than cure that’s why investing on skin treatments and products are a must as early as your twenties. We’ve listed down an easy skin […]

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Essential Oils and the Magic They Bring

March 25, 2017 7:00 pm by Vicki Abary

I used to think aromatherapy was just part of a spa ritual. It was a lovely scent wafting through the air while I immersed my feet in a bowl filled with warm water and flowers and sipped a ginger tea while waiting for the massage I booked. It was through […]

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Will Lauder’s Kapuluan Coconut is Proudly Pinoy

March 13, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

The coconut is currently celebrating its heyday these days, and while raw and virgin coconut oil are easy to find in the coconut-rich tropics, the rest of the Western world doesn’t enjoy this luxury. Enter Kapuluan Coconut. Kapuluan (“islands”, in Filipino) Coconut’s founder, Will Lauder, was scheduled to fly from […]

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I Woke Up Like This with Browhaus

March 3, 2017 7:00 pm by Katrina Castaneda

Beauty junkies experiment with make up and skin care products all the time, and as much as they love their kikay kits, sometimes they, too, wish they could just tell you “I woke up like this”. It is now possible thanks to the new innovation from a unique brand that […]