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Tag: morena skin
You'll be swooning over these shades.
Let us assure you: You can totally make any color look good on you! It's just a matter of shopping the right shade.Not yet familiar with the difference between color and shade? Well, red is a color. Bordeaux, burgundy, scarlet, cherry, and baby
Jessica Lee, who grew up in the Philippines, shares first hand experiences of being subjected to colorism.
Migrating to a new country can be a challenge for many. For Korean YouTuber Jessica Lee, who lived in the Philippines for nine years, this difficulty transpired through witnessing colorism in the country. While she shared how much she loves the Philippines, it's
Your outfit and makeup can make such a difference!
At some point in every morena's life, relatives and beauty counters have recommended the use of whitening products. Some may even have been encouraged to do certain things (like not wearing all white) to take attention away from their tan complexion.Luckily, more
Look fresh in a jiffy!
If you're a makeup minimalist who wants to step up your game, we found a tutorial that will help you do exactly that. It'll teach you all the basics of a fresh, everyday face, and it can even help you do your
Her skin care routine is practically just two steps!
Our latest episode of Barefaced Beauty features a celebrity who knows the importance of a good skincare regimen all two well. Miss World Philippines 2019 Michelle Dee wasn't shy to share her simple yet purposeful routine, and even demonstrates the best way
The experience made her more confident of her skin tone!
Gabbi Garcia is proud of her morena skin. But the 21-year-old actress admitted that growing up, she used to feel insecure about her skin color. More than a dozen times, she auditioned and got rejected because the part went to a mestiza.TOP
Check out these hairdresser-approved options for fair, tan, and even acne-prone skin!
Your hair color has a bigger effect on your overall vibe than you think. We'd actually argue that it leaves as strong an impact as your makeup and outfit. So when choosing what dye job to get, you should definitely consider critical
These shades will complement your golden complexion.
Of the many makeup products we own, there is one that is a staple in vanity kit—lip tints. Most of the shades, however, look like they would only suit fair and medium complexions. If you're tired of the usual peach and pink
They come in various finishes, too!
If you ask us, one K-beauty invention that we are most thankful for is cushion compacts. They are portable, easy to use, and can give us a fresh-faced look with just a few taps. One big problem that we encounter though, is
No to flashback!
It can be intimidating to experiment with your makeup if you have a dusky complexion. You shy away from flash photography for fear of looking like a ghost, you're afraid of wearing a pink lipstick because you think it looks "too bright"
Extend the time in between touch-ups!
I've always known the consequences of coloring my hair, especially bleaching it. I knew that it would become dry and frizzy from all the damage, so I was prepared to pile on the hair masks and serums before leaving the salon. What
These tried and tested colors deserve a spot in your makeup kit.
Finding a flattering lip color can be tricky for everyone, but if you're a tan-skinned beauty, a peek into Laureen Uy's makeup collection could simplify your search. The blogger shared her favorite products to use on her morena skin via her YouTube
Perfect for your everyday look!
Makeup has no rules—wear what you want, regardless of your skin tone. But if you have naturally sunkissed morena skin and you specifically want to show it off, there’s more to the process than just adding bronzer and highlighter. Playing up other
Want to stay a brunette or try going blonde? Check out our top recos here!
Following age-old beauty rules? We’re happy to report that it’s not really a thing now—especially when it comes to your hair. But just in case you want to do a little research and arm yourself with more color inspo before your next
It’s time to show off your gorgeous skin color.
A ton of lipsticks in your kikay kit and nothing to use? Or are you looking for a signature lip color that can be your trademark shade? From bright pops of color to the nudest of the nudes, keep scrolling to discover
"This is a new age of brown Filipino, we’ll decide what’s beautiful for ourselves.”
In light of the controversial GlutaMax ad that seems to have presented morenas to be inferior to their lighter-skinned counterparts, social media has never been more alight with discussions on the prejudice that brown-skinned Filipinos are facing on a daily basis, which
Flaunt that natural glow, girl.
Whether you’re just starting your makeup kit or you’re someone addicted to makeup, lipsticks are easily at the top of your list! Lipsticks are a guilty pleasure since they're the easiest to shop for, but for people with beautifully tanned skin, some
'I wear my color as a badge.'
A lot of Filipinos are naturally brown-skinned, but somehow, we (most of us, at least) were brought up to believe that "fair" or "maputi" is always better. Some of our titas say it out loud, while some movies not-so-subtly imply it. And
'I'm brown, I'm beautiful.'
In case you weren't online this past weekend, here's a recap of what happened in the world of Philippine beauty: GlutaMAX came under fire for their ad, which seemed to assert that Filipinos should whiten their skin in order to be treated
The internet is NOT having it.
It’s the year 2019, and we’re proud of our morena skin. But apparently, some people haven’t yet gotten the memo. Case in point: Skin whitening brand GlutaMAX's now-viral ad campaign, which is currently under fire as it elicits enraged reactions all over social