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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"
"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
Show off that morena glow!
It's no secret that girls with lighter skin tones can pretty much wear any color under the sun. Us morenas, on the other hand, have to work just a bit harder to find the perfect shades that will flatter our dark brown
Find out her go-to shades!
Kathryn Bernardo admits that she once had difficulty finding makeup that suited her morena skin tone. "Sometimes it's a bit grayish, [like for] powders, or the shade is too bright for me," she tells Preview. Eventually, however, she managed to discover the colors
This is the Filipina pride clothing label you've been waiting for!
Morena the Label is a body- and skin color-positive clothing label founded by YouTuber and writer Ayn Bernos. The brand offers shirts, caps, hoodies, and sweaters with statements like "I like my tan, tita" and "That melanin though" emblazoned on them.Here, Ayn
Yup, it's not just for skin whitening.
Glutathione is best known for its skin-whitening effects. But for morenas who want luminous skin sans a change in skin tone, is glutathione still a viable option? Preview talked to Dr. Anna Palabyab-Rufino and Dr. Gaile Robredo and here's what we found out.When