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Spoiler alert: it totally works!
Even at such a young age, Andrea Brillantes has already honed her signature look. The sun-burnt blush and bushy brows combo she always wears on Instagram is so cop-worthy, but don't get us wrong—she has other tricks up her sleeve, too.While scrolling through her
You can totally pull these off!
Finding your perfect red is very important. It has confidence-boosting superpowers and everyone should have one crimson lippie that makes them feel powerful. There are a lot of red lip products out there but not all are made equally. So I took
What a time-saver!
I'm unfortunately not one of those people who can just brush their brows up with a spoolie and then walk out the door. I mean I could do that, but it wouldn't provide the definition that my sparse brows need. This is
No more brassiness!
I'm not the most adventurous person when it comes to hair color. The lightest I've gone is light brown two years ago, and it wasn't the good kind that you'd take endless selfies of—it was the brassy, DIY kind that I got
It did everything a conditioner should, but faster.
Cream Silk's Hydra Fresh conditioners are said to have the brand's lightest and freshest conditioning system yet. It's water-based and infused with hydracollagen technology, which helps the conditioner absorb quicker while delivering hydration effectively. The lightweight formula also claims to be easy
It really works!
Fulbrows is a line of brow soaps from SZN Cosmetics that claims to set eyebrows like a clear mascara. The tinted version is made of glycerin, colorants, and organic ingredients like coconut oil, palm oil, and castor oil. It's housed in a
It has brightening effects too!
If your number one skin problem is battling acne and the frustrating dark spots that appear afterward, then you’ll find any lightening or brightening products appealing. To tell you the truth, though, I was both excited to try out this whitening mask
Is direct hair transplant worth it?
When it comes to hair, I can’t help but remember a line from a Lady Gaga song that goes, "I just wanna be myself, and I want you to know (that) I am my hair." Because as the cliché goes, our hair
The effect of doing 20,000 push-ups in a 20-minute session!
I was lucky in my 20s and 30s. I never really struggled with a weight problem—even after giving birth to both my sons. When I hit my 40s, though, boy, did things change. I suddenly noticed pockets of fat creeping up here
This writer and avowed nemesis of dark spots sees the light—and welcomes it
Dark spots and dullness—they can be caused by acne scarring or spending too much time in the sun without the proper protection. Or, in my case, they’re the most conspicuous signs that my skin is starting to age, and that I am
Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness says it’s a great DIY dandruff fix!
During my stint as Cosmo’s beauty editor, I heard many theories about how you should take care of your scalp. A Kérastase expert once told me that you should wash it daily (think of it as an extension of your skin, he
I had high expectations from Tati Westbrook's brand Halo Beauty.
If there’s one beauty-related thing I've always wanted to achieve, it’s to have clear and not-so-oily skin. Apart from having oily-skin genes, though, one thing that gets in the way of my skin goals is my laziness to apply multiple skincare products.
My breakouts calmed down after two weeks!
Last April, my skin started breaking out more than usual. It was an unfortunate mix of hormonal acne, a negative reaction to new products, and the fact that it's summer, so my oily and acne-prone skin was having a tough time adjusting.
My feet were noticeably softer after an hour.
Summer is here and if you want to look and feel flawless from head-to-toe, you mustn’t forget about your feet. If you’ve been dealing with dry skin on your heels, preventing you from posing like a swimsuit model by the sand, then
And no downtime at all.
When we think of "skincare," we tend to forget that our skin from the neck down deserves some TLC, too. But if you’re obsessed with glass skin (AKA that poreless porcelain perfection), then here's a must-try treatment to give you baby-soft and
No more sleepless nights!
What: Good Night Drink, P79/25omlWhat It Is: Made in Austria, the Good Night Drink claims to help you get peaceful sleep at night. It contains natural herbs like lemon balm and hops to help relieve stress and anxiety. It's a fizzy drink made with
Beauty queens like Rachel Peters, Venus Raj, Ariella Arida, Karen Galman, and Gabriella Isler all swear by it!
A lipstick is perhaps the one indispensable beauty item in a lady's purse. One swipe of a rich rouge can set the tone of your day or change your mood, even. This is probably why beauty pageant queens pay close attention to
Here’s what you need to know about Love Beauty and Planet.
What makes you pause when you’re scanning the shelves at the supermarket, trying to figure out which product will make it to your shower shelf? Apart from how a formula makes your hair and skin look and feel, it’s nice when they
We gave BYS' 12-color palettes a try, and here's what we think.
As major eyeshadow fans, we love having options. We especially appreciate palettes with more than four shades, because not only can we create more looks from one product, it urges us to experiment with a different look every time. Granted that we'd
Did I find my new favorite?
Washing one's hair every other day has become a popular habit, resulting in hundreds of dry shampoos on the market. In case you didn't know, not washing your hair often can make it look limp and dull due to the strands' oil buildup.