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It's perfect for morenas, too!
Ever wondered what it's like to get ready with a beauty queen? Look no further as Miss Universe Philippines 2022 candidate Katrina Llegado shows us how!In this episode of Beauty Basics, Taguig's representative to win the coveted crown breaks down her everyday makeup
Here's to watching all the glam from your couch, in pajamas.
When it comes to pageants, it's us Filipinos that definitely deserve the crown. From various competitions locally and globally, coronation night (and in some cases, day), become an unspoken holiday among aficionados. And for the first time ever, you can watch the Miss
Miss International 1979 Melanie Marquez only found out in the news!
Despite hailing from a family of beauty queens, you'd be surprised to learn that Michelle Dee didn't even inform her mom that she was starting her own journey to the crown. Miss International 1979 Melanie Marquez only found out in the news!Although it wasn't
You won't look awkward in your beach pics, promise!
Summer is just around the corner and we're already starting to make plans. On top of our lists? Hitting the beach for some much deserved vitamin sea. It's been a while since we were able to upload content taken outside of our
Kennedy Jhon Gasper's creation snagged the Best in National Costume prize during the Miss Universe 2021 pageant.
Miss Nigeria Maristella Okpala's national costume at the Miss Universe 2021 impressively captured her country's culture.It won for the 28-year-old beauty queen the Best in National Costume award during the pageant's grand coronation night on Sunday, December 12, 2021 (December 13, Monday
This includes Miss South Africa's standout golden gown!
If you thought that Filipino pageant magic ends with our talented beauty queens, think again. Filipinos have also established themselves as in-demand pageant trainers, as evidenced by the likes of Ian Mendajar, the coach behind the walks of Hannah Arnold, Rabiya Mateo,
We're so proud of you, Bea!
Dubbed "The Silent Killer", Cebuana beauty queen Beatrice Luigi Gomez truly made the nation proud during her fiery performance at the 70th Miss Universe Competition in Eliat, Israel. Her journey may have ended at the Top 5 Q&A round, but her stint
Congratulations, Miss India!
It’s official: Miss India Harnaaz Sandhu is the new Miss Universe 2021!Last year’s winner, Andrea Meza, passed on the $5 million Mouawad Power of Unity crown to the 21-year-old model and beauty queen at the Universe Dome in Eilat, Israel this December 13,
The Cebuana beauty queen looked absolutely breathtaking during the evening gown competition!
Come the evening gown portion of the Miss Universe 2021 pageant, audiences hold their breath. It's no secret that the gown holds a unique gravitas—it's what the candidate wears to the Q&A portion and the highly-awaited coronation moment, thus making it the
Winning the pageant brings glamorous privileges—from paid living and traveling expenses to life-changing career opportunities.
As a pageant-loving community, we Filipinos enjoy nothing more than watching the annual Miss Universe competition. But aside from holding the coveted title, what other privileges does a candidate actually win if she gets crowned Miss Universe? As it turns out, the
It's valued at a whopping $5 million or around 239 million pesos.
The Miss Universe pageant is one of the most coveted titles, and winning the crown entails more than just getting a prize. The crown represents the Miss Universe organization’s advocacies and traditions, and titleholders have the privilege of carrying that prestige. Over
His designs have been part of many historic moments in local and international pageantry.
For the past two decades, Francis Libiran's opulent garments have graced countless wedding aisles, red carpets, and international fashion events. From art deco patterns, ornate cutouts, to elaborate embellishments, the fashion designer breathes new life to traditional silhouettes with his impeccable design savvy.
Marian tapped a number of Filipino designers to doll her up for this special photo shoot.
Yup, in case you missed it, there will be two Filipinas at the Miss Universe competition this December. Gracing the event with Philippine bet Bea Gomez is actress and entrepreneur Marian Rivera. The Kapuso star was recently confirmed to be a pageant
The multi-awarded actress is set to fly out to Israel soon.
It's confirmed: Marian Rivera will be part of the Miss Universe panel of judges at this year's pageant. The Kapuso actress shared the happy news in an online media conference.“Minsan lang mabigyan ng pagkakataon na makabilang sa isang mahalagang okasyon sa mundo
Filipino designer Rian Fernandez drew inspiration from the "balangay" for the beauty queen's evening gown.
It's an eventful weekend for beauty queen Samantha Panlilio! Tonight, she will be competing at the Miss Grand International 2021 pageant held in Bangkok, Thailand. She's up against 60 contestants as she vies to clinch the first crown for the country.This pursuit
Its iridescent green hue suits all of them!
Beauty queen Naelah Alshorbaji made Filipino pageant fans proud as she conquered the conquered the long gown competition of the Miss Earth 2021 pageant. She looked stunning in her iridescent green evening gown made by Laguna-based designer Louis Pangilinan. Naelah is among 89
It's no wonder she won the crown!
The Philippines has done it again! Maureen Montagne has been crowned the winner of the Miss Globe 2021 pageant in Tirana, Albania.The 28-year-old beauty queen's triumph marks the country's second Miss Globe title following Ann Colis in 2015. She's also the third Binibining Pilipinas titleholder to take
And she still managed to be crowned third runner-up!
Another Filipina has made us proud on the international pageant stage! Last October 31, Emmanuelle Vera bagged the third runner-up title for the Philippines at Reina Hispanoamericana 2021. And while it may be no surprise for such a strong contender, did you know that she
It's official! The Philippines' Cinderella Faye Obeñita is Miss Intercontinental 2021. The 25-year-old Cagayan de Oro beauty bested 70 other candidates in the competition held at SUNRISE Diamond Beach Resort in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt.The Communications graduate and Cervical Cancer Awareness advocate succeeds 2019's winner,
"I know who I am. I know what I stand for. I am a Filipina."
Miss Universe Philippines 2021 finalist Victoria Velasquez Vincent made a shocking revelation on her social media last October 11."Shortly after the MUPH coronation night, I was offered to be Miss Universe New Zealand 2021," she wrote on Instagram.Not only that, Victoria also