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These will still get the job done just fine!
A product doesn't need to be called a moisturizer to, well, moisturize. You have several other options for hydration when your skin (or you) can't handle an additional layer, especially if you're dealing with weather as hot and humid as the Philippines'.
Or sleeping masks, as K-beauty calls them.
While an eight-hour beauty sleep is essential to making skin better, it won't hurt to boost your nighttime skincare routine to achieve that coveted glow faster! After a long day out, we think you owe it to yourself to treat your skin
Conquer the year with a fresh complexion!
There’s a general consensus when the New Year comes around to leave all unhealthy habits and toxic traits in the one that just passed. So, if you’re hoping for the first year of the '20s to be a fresh beginning, why not
"Ang connotation ng pagpapaganda ay para sa babae lang. But men need to take care of themselves also."
Even with an entire city to look after, Mayor Isko Moreno doesn't forget to take care of his skin—and it shows. But with a schedule as hectic as his, the politician's secret isn't a complicated beauty ritual. He opts for something quick,
It's the Year of the Rat, after all!
If you're a sucker for cute packaging (especially when it comes to makeup and skincare), then we bear good news. With Chinese New Year right around the corner, why not gift yourself something to ring in the new lunar year? Korean beauty
The results definitely call for a selfie.
A good skin day always calls for some documentation, no matter your state of glam. Like Isabelle Daza, you might even get the urge to take a selfie in the middle of turning pages—no judgement, of course. We'd also take that shot
Avoid irritation using these tips!
On January 12, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) placed Taal Volcano, which is about 50 kilometers away from Manila, on Alert Level 4 because of its phreatic eruption. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) defines phreatic eruption as "steam-driven
Spoiler: It's a good kind of fungus!
A new year calls for new members to your routine. Though you might think that your current skincare list is complicated as it is, we have one ingredient that you will not regret adding to it—a ferment filtrate ingredient called galactomyces. It's
Drop these in 2020.
Look, you don't really need a Patrick Bateman-style nine-step skincare routine to have good skin. All you need are a few good products, consistent care, and the right methods. But, before we even tell you how to properly take care of your
Don't let those breakouts stress you out.
If you suddenly find yourself breaking out, don't panic. A quick round of face mapping can tell you exactly why your skin is freaking out and how you can fix it. A zit on your forehead, for example, could mean that you
Add these to your shopping list!
Taiwan is not only known for its milk tea; it’s also home to many cult fave beauty products. So if you’re heading to Taipei anytime soon, be sure to have these on your list! Below, we curate 10 of the most popular
Yup, they're not the same!
Before taking an interest in skincare, I always thought that hydration and moisturization meant the exact same thing. I used the two terms interchangeably until a few years ago, when I found out that I, someone who has oily skin, also had
Is it really an essential step?
We love eye cream, we really do. It's a fantastic addition to your skincare routine since there's practically one for every concern out there, be it dark circles or fine lines. However, through the years, we've noticed that it's never really on
You survived a stressful week—deadlines, meetings, and personal battles. You deserve to relax and recharge. It's time to show a little love to your tired mind and body. To help you unwind, we prepared a calming unready routine so you can rest
Fight breakouts in a few washes!
Salicylic acid isn't only for those with acne-prone skin. Everyone who needs some deep cleaning can benefit from it, too, because this beta-hydroxy acid penetrates deep within your pores to dissolve all the sebum and dead skin that's in its way. In
Score clear, smooth skin in five steps.
Before you learn how to score an even and smooth complexion, let's discuss the difference between acne marks and acne scars. Acne marks are results of pigmentation caused by inflammation. These can be treated with the use of brightening skincare products. Acne
For some guilt-free hoarding!
Not everything in high-end beauty counters are out to punch a hole in your wallet. If you browse long enough, you're bound to find a sizable selection of products that are significantly more affordable than the rest but still has the brand's
New year, new skincare routine!
We've already talked about the products you should forget about for the new year, so now it's time to shift our attention to the stuff that's actually worth trying. These are things that you've either ignored before or simply haven't heard of;
And by that we mean all over the world.
We've got important news, and it's going to make your Filipino heart super proud. Pinterest reports that searches for ylang-ylang oil—yes, oil derived from the plant that's literally everywhere in the Philippines—shoot up by 91 percent.Ylang-ylang oil is famous for its soothing
We tried it and liked the results!
By now, you probably already know about skin boosters like retinol, collagen, and hyaluronic acid, but madecassoside may be something you aren't familiar with yet, even if it's been around for quite some time. If you feel that you're skin needs urgent recuperation (and