PREVIEW MARCH 2020 Bianca Umali Is Bright, Bold, and Fearless Beyond Her Years|Read more »
Add some style to that comfort.
Is it really necessary to dress up while working from home? For the fashion girl, the answer's a resounding yes. Personal experience speaking: Putting on a nice little 'fit despite having nowhere further to go than the living room helps banish laziness
According to psychologists, wearing your pajamas all day might be hindering your productivity.
Whether you’re temporarily working from home or it’s been your setup for quite some time now, you’ve probably caved into the temptation of wearing last night’s pajamas the entire day. (No judgment, we’ve all been there.) Sure, it’s nice to just roll
Non-profit organizations such as Red Cross and UNICEF are asking for your help in bringing much-needed supplies to medical frontliners.
Put your online shopping skills to good use and help our healthcare frontliners fight COVID-19.Lazada has recently launched LazadaForGood, and has partnered with several non-profit organizations that are helping doctors, nurses, and other medical practitioners get much-needed supplies, as well as those that
You already have everything you need to fight the lockdown restlessness with grace.
Being at home 24/7, some form of restlessness is bound to kick in. Netflix binges until 3 a.m. may begin to look more and more appetizing, and the 12:30 p.m. breakfast the next day might just appear to be the new normal.
Time to catch up on K-dramas!
K-dramas are addictive—the refreshing plots, the attractive stars, and the kilig-inducing scenes are undeniably hard to resist. On top of that, Korean drama series don't typically last for years, and each season only has less than 20 episodes, which makes them so easy
The actors are quite fond of each other after filming season 2.
Kingdom’s season two gave us quite a cliffhanger ending (yet again), and introduced us to new characters that will surely become instant favorites once the show returns on Netflix. Though we may now know who microbraided Jun Ji-Hyun is and what her
And by that we mean their minds, souls, hearts, and bodies!
Now that COVID-19 has become a pandemic and everyone's at home in quarantine, we've all simultaneously realized that there's actually so much we can occupy ourselves with under our very own roofs. Who knew? Whether it's learning a new language via translation
It’s about more than just canceled runway shows.
The novel coronavirus or COVID-19 has affected thousands of people all over the world. According to The Guardian, there are over 160,000 confirmed cases and approximately 6,400 deaths. In the Philippines, there are currently 140 cases as of writing, according to the
Because it's way too hot for a full face.
Being extra with your beauty routine in the dry season (A.K.A. "summer") is quite the struggle. Less automatically feels like more, leaving all of us with no choice but to make a few necessary switches. Nobody wants to look a mess, we
The whole region of Luzon is now under lockdown and strict home quarantine shall be implemented.
Metro Manila's community quarantine now extends to the whole of Luzon. It was announced earlier this afternoon by presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo that the entire region of Luzon will be under "enhanced community quarantine" to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus
According to Kingdom screenwriter Kim Eun-Hee, working with Netflix is "liberating."
If you’ve been watching K-dramas since the first Hallyu wave back in the mid-2000s (we’re talking Full House, the Endless Love series, and the like!) then it’s safe to say that Netflix’s Joseon era zombie drama is refreshing. But screenwriter Kim Eun-Hee
Binge watch your favorite K-dramas while eating these saucy chicken wings.
The Korean fried chicken recipe is probably one of the next best things to come out of Korea. These delicious fried chicken pieces are incredibly crisp and usually doused in a sweet, garlicky glaze that's unlike any other fried chicken recipe we
Here's how not to hate it.
Welcome to How Not to Hate It, where we make serious cases for misunderstood beauty products. Here, we talk about things that: You like but find tricky to work with, don't like but everyone else loves, and products that you have no
Working from home isn’t an excuse to catch up on CLOY. Here’s how to do it right.
With the recent push for “social distancing” and a concerted effort to keep the Corona virus (a.k.a. COVID-19 or nCoV) contained, many companies have implemented a work-from-home (WFH) policy. This means that: a) you don’t have to wake up before the sun
These recipes celebrate your love for the spicy Korean staple.
Kimchi is probably the most iconic food to come out of Korea. This spicy fermented cabbage (or radish, or mustard leaf...) was already well-loved even before the Korean wave took over.Kimchi is quite easy to make, but what makes it different are
Don't be intimidated!
The only thing we hear about as often as retinoids is its intimidating side effects. Once you start using this potent ingredient, it starts a process called "retinization" on your skin, which takes the form of redness, peeling, and dryness. Definitely not
Or book one of their five lodgings.
It’s a crazy world we live in, and checking out from all the madness of our daily routine could be the breath of fresh air we need. If you’d rather not have to travel that far, though, Baguio’s always an ideal destination.
Leave the housekeeping cart alone.
"Anything that isn't bolted down" is probably what you've heard when it comes to taking things home from hotel rooms, but we're here to tell you that there's no truth to that old saying. It would also be technically considered stealing if
They're perfect for the hot and humid season ahead!
We totally get you. Manila is hot and humid, and what's the point of wearing layers upon layers of makeup if it's going to melt or cake by the end of the day? Not that we're saying you can't go out in
Maximum impact with minimal effort.
They say that a swipe of red lipstick is all you need to elevate your look, and we surely believe it! A bold punch of color can brighten your complexion, and it can make you appear instantly polished, too. It's the one