PREVIEW MAY 2019 Cristine Reyes Is Back, and She's Not the Same Person We All Once Knew|Read more »
Overexfoliating your skin is not the solution.
Having oily skin can both feel like a blessing and a curse. For one, you'd have to deal with blotting your face repeatedly to avoid looking like a greaseball. You'd have to live with makeup easily melting off your skin until you
The colder, the better!
Storing products in the refrigerator is a classic trick for enhancing their cooling effect. But now, instead of putting your skincare faves next to your leftover dinner, the new trend is to make use of beauty fridges that are solely dedicated for
Let's go back to basics!
The beauty industry has been on a roll as of late—releasing new things one after the other and populating the market with buzzy beauty terms, the most unique packaging, and more (skincare) steps than we, personally, take in a day. All these
Wake up to better skin!
Because our skin is at ease the most during nighttime, it's the best time to slather on our most potent skincare. Not having to worry about sun damage, for example, gives you the freedom to soak in exfoliating acids and retinol (in
For a flawless application!
Primers are essential for a long-lasting, flawless makeup look. They serve as a skin-perfecting base that diffuse uneven texture, large pores, and fine lines. Their genius formulas also prevent foundation, BB cream, powder (or whatever product you choose to wear) from melting
Skin-loving formulas minus the greasy feel.
A serum allows you to layer on a concentrated liquid without clogging your pores—and TBH, it's a better match for our tropical climate. Switch your regular moisturizer to a potent formula that targets your skin concern below:BOBBI BROWN Intensive Skin Supplement, P3500,
Using one moisturizer for everything might not be enough.
Whether you're applying moisturizer, serum, or sunscreen, the same skin commandment applies: Never forget your neck. Your décolleté needs some TLC, too, especially once you hit your late 20s and gravity starts taking its toll. That said, using the same gel- or
Treat yourself with these luxurious picks!
Do you ever feel like you deserve skincare so luxe, you should be keeping the products tucked inside a Fabergé egg? Well, you've come to the right place. If this were the film Death Becomes Her, you could be Madeline, and we,
Prevention is key.
Holding on to the bouncy skin from your youth is all about prevention. Instead of smoothing out those lines later, adopt habits that could help you slow down your complexion clock as early as now—we swear you'll thank yourself later. For tips
Try out Sara Sampaio's moisturizing hack.
Dreaming of getting that Victoria's Secret Angel glow? Well, Sara Sampaio just revealed the secret to her happy and healthy skin, and we think it's quite clever. Before going to bed, Sara takes a pea-sized dose of Avene Cicalfate Repair Cream and
You can count on these picks no matter the season!
One of the good things about living in a tropical (read: humid) country is that we don't have to keep changing our choice of moisturizer. Because there are no drastic seasonal changes, we can stick to the same lightweight yet hydrating formulas
Have you been doing it wrong all this time?
An oily skin type is a tricky one to deal with. There are too many skincare myths out there that can make the matters worse instead of helping you balance your sebum production. Perhaps the most misunderstood concept is hydration—some think it's
She takes hydration seriously.
The relationship oily-skinned people have with moisturizer is complicated. But whether you love moisturizing or would rather opt for other hydrating skincare products, it's always interesting to find out what works for other people.At the recently concluded Happy Skin event, we learned that
Bare those legs with confidence!
Our knees are naturally prone to darkening, but that doesn't mean they're doomed to stay in the dark forever! Below, we run down some body care tricks for brighter-looking caps:When our skin is exposed to a lot of friction, like rubbing and
She swears by these all-natural ingredients.
You may think you're already being diligent with your skincare, but according to KC Concepcion, there's a chance you're not being as thorough as you think. Because while you might have a complete regimen for your face, chances are you're forgetting about
It affects your appearance and well-being more than you realize.
At a recent launch for Dermalogica’s newest product, Sound Sleep Cocoon, we were treated to a brief but insightful lecture on the pillars of wellness. Conducted by certified wellness coaches Dr. Willie Lagdameo (a pediatric surgeon and Dr. Sears certified wellness coach)
Believe it or not, it's possible.
Here's the thing: Moisturizer is not the only product that can keep your skin plump and hydrated. Think about it—your cleanser, toner, serum, and even your sunscreen can also boost its hydration level. Any skincare product can actually be hydrating, so in
My skin’s glowing, even-toned, and acne-free.
What: SHISEIDO Essential Energy Moisture Gel Cream, P2950, available in all Shiseido boutiques and select SM Beauty StoresIMAGE Courtesy of ShiseidoWhat it is:At a press trip to Shiseido HQ in Tokyo, I discovered that the brand’s research has found that women in their
Stay hydrated, ladies!
Your shiny T-zone might tell you otherwise, but moisturizing is a must even during the hottest days of the year. A light layer can save your skin from dehydration and excessive oil production—two giant culprits for breakouts and irritation.Drop the heavy creams