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Fake beauty products are everywhere, and the dangers of using them are definitely not worth the coins you'd save. But then, spotting a counterfeit is not as simple as it seems. Fake perfume alone has been making its rounds online literally right
Are you buying too much basics?
Controlling your shopping habits isn't all about saving money. We also unconsciously buy things that stop our personal style from growing, and we'd obviously be much better off without them.As an example, fashion YouTuber Dearly Bethany shares that avoiding clothes that only clogged her closet
Shop smarter online.
With how much our online shopping habits have surged, it only makes sense to find ways to shop smarter—and we're not just talking about collecting discount vouchers.You've probably heard of the term "cashback" before. In case you haven't, it's a type of
Spending most of your days in PJs lately? Same.
Looking for cute pajama sets that won't break the bank? Pajama Party PH has a wide selection of PJ styles, from shirt-and-shorts combo to buttondown-and-long pants sets—in a variety of cute prints and colors. Price range is from P280 to P480.Dainty Doll
Are you suddenly into retail therapy?
Ever since lockdown restrictions have loosened, you might have noticed that you have been adding to cart and checking out every opportunity you get. Online shopping boomed especially during the quarantine period primarily because itâs more convenient compared to heading out to the outside
Channel your younger self!
These days, entering a trendy clothing store feels almost like taking a trip back in time with everything from lace tank tops to multi-colored windbreakers making a comeback. It’s hard not to enjoy the '90s and early 2000s nostalgia—don’t you almost wish
Sports Central is having an end-of-season sale!
Sneakerheads, if you're looking to update your collection but don't know where you can score new kicks at a discount, here's where you can go: Sports Central is having an End of Season Sale until February 2!Score discounts up to 50% off
"Sometimes someone's trash is someone else's treasure."
Designer items have an undeniably hefty cost—be it for an It bag, a statement shoe, or a key runway piece. But despite their often-six-figure price tag, they're usually worth the investment. In 2018, Telegraph UK reported that a white gold and diamond-encrusted Hermès
No need to buy a new outfit for every single Christmas party!
The approaching holiday season brings about many expected yearly occurrences: Christmas tunes playing everywhere you go, new 2020 planners popping up left and right, and of course, holiday reunions filling up almost every day of December. With all the family dinners, Christmas
You can help out a good cause, too!
It pays to invest in the right undergarments. Not only do high-quality, proper-fitting bras and underwear keep you comfortable all day long, they can also make your outfits look more put-together, too. While new bras and underwear can be a little pricey,
There’s no denying that delicate and stackable accessories have made a comeback in recent years. The simple gold chain and pendant necklace, paired with stackable rings and tiny ear piercings or hoops, are part of a staple ”cool girl lewk” for fashion
The secret's out!
Exploring uncharted alleys and less tourist-y spots is one of my favorite things to do whenever I'm traveling. During my last trip to Japan, while walking along the glitzy street of Omotesando, a brightly lit pink store in a humble alleyway caught the corner
We love a fashion-conscious queen!
For her latest vlog, Janine Gutierrez granted her audience a peek at her envy-inducing closet, which, unsurprisingly, is a treasure trove brimming with her Mamita's clothes. It's proof that Pilita Corrales is undeniably a style icon with a penchant for timeless pieces.
It's called kakeibo, and here's how you can do it!
If one of your goals this year is to have more money in your bank account (extra budget for shopping, anyone?), then you might want to look into kakeibo, which in Japanese means “household account book.” It's a tool that has been used
Are you prepared for serious consequences?
Generally, buying counterfeits is a huge blow to the original creator's intellectual property. This is why brandishing fakes is largely looked down upon in the fashion industry. No bueno! The same can also be said in the beauty world, with the buyers'
Know where to score the best deals from this thrift-shopping capital.
A popular local summer destination, Baguio city actually has a lot to offer in the shopping department other than scenic greenery and historical landmarks, sweet delicacies, and covetable cold weather. Over the years, the city has grown to become an ukay-ukay mecca
Don't risk it!
The issue of counterfeit products continues to be prevalent in the industry, both in fashion and beauty. Year after year, it just keeps getting worse—but here's the deal: saving a few bucks on fake makeup is never worth the lead poisoning and
Don't get duped.
"When you just gotta have it, you tend to bite the bullet," says jewelry designer Janina Dizon-Hoshka, who frequently shops through online resellers. Admit it, when you're lusting over a limited edition designer item, the frustration and struggle of acquiring it is
A little math will help you in the long run.
As a fashion girl, I have always set my eye on the latest trends and made sure I was up to date and always on its forefront. I guess you can say that it’s part of the job. Because being in the
And here’s how to avoid them.
Fashion is an interesting realm, and what better way to take part in it than to do some retail therapy? Shopping, however, is a tricky game. Here are some of the most common mistakes you’re possibly doing (and what you can do