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Their feeds are brimming with instant beauty reviews and pretty photos!
When researching about skincare products you plan to buy, we bet you go to websites and blogs to read reviews. But what if you could get the same content on Instagram? Enter: Visual diaries! These IG accounts are filled with stylized product
Should you continue wearing SPF?
Sunscreen has long been surrounded by controversy, but a recent study on its use is alerting a new kind of concern. The research, which was published early this May, suggests that common active ingredients in SPF can be absorbed into our bloodstream. In fact, they
Nope, it's not a 10-step skincare routine.
Glass skin—or a complexion so smooth and glowy it's basically reflective—is an ideal skin condition in Korea. The term became very popular last year, so you might've come across many tutorials and guides on how to achieve it. However, no matter how
So exactly how long do you need to wait for your eye cream to take effect?
Waiting for an anti-aging product to work can take forever—or at least, that's what it feels like. With concealers, foundations, or even moisturizers, you can immediately tell whether the product works for your skin or not. Unfortunately, that's not how it goes with age-defying skincare. Something
Get to know JL Crespo, the skincare savvy guy behind Instagram account @guy.skin.
"Gone are the days when only girls take care of their skin," says stylist JL Crespo—and we couldn't agree more. JL, who runs the Instagram account @guy.skin, is one of those men who are simply unapologetic about their love for beauty. While
See their most popular skincare, makeup, and scents!
Before becoming a global beauty brand with ambassadors like Karlie Kloss and Fei Fei Sun, Estée Lauder was a two-person team. Estée and her husband Joseph Lauder began selling beauty products back in the 1940s, with the founder herself demonstrating them on
My breakouts calmed down after two weeks!
Last April, my skin started breaking out more than usual. It was an unfortunate mix of hormonal acne, a negative reaction to new products, and the fact that it's summer, so my oily and acne-prone skin was having a tough time adjusting.
Also, take note of the most common causes of dark underarms!
Here's the thing: Dark, bumpy underarms are a very normal thing to have. After all, most of us were introduced to the world of "armpit removal" through shaving (A.K.A. the main culprit of darkened pits, especially if you don't do it the right way) in our teen years.
Product switches for the sweltering heat.
When it comes to tropical weather, there are really just two seasons: hot and hotter. So now that summer is here, you may want to take a look at your skin care regimen. Get ready to switch up some products for a
We can't wait to try these!
Cruelty-free beauty brands aren't so difficult to find anymore, thanks to beauty retailers who are dedicated to making CF shopping simpler and easier. Beauty Bar, for one, has added five next-generation brands to their store lineup that aren't just anti-animal testing. These
Here are five things to keep in mind.
Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that isn't only good for your body—it's also amazing for your skin. When used in serum form, it fights damage from free radicals, brightens your complexion, and refines the texture of your skin overtime. So if
Prevent sun damage with one spritz!
Rain or shine, you should never forget to apply sunscreen for some UV protection. Sure, it's not the most convenient skincare step ever (you'd have to reapply every few hours), but it could be if you choose an application method that works for you!If
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
Conceal those blemishes and protect your skin at the same time!
If you're looking for a lightweight makeup base that has excellent sun protection, we have two words for you: tinted sunscreen. Tinted sunscreens barely have any coverage at all, if we're being honest, but they have just the right amount of pigment
Go back to basics.
Last year, a trend called "skip-care" started growing in Korea (A.K.A. the land of the maximalist 10-step skincare routine). Its concept is to remove a few steps from your regimen by using multi-tasking products—such as toner-essences, oil-moisturizers, etc.—to create a more minimalist
You don't even need a face roller for this!
A face massage is a foolproof way to tone down puffiness in the morning, but if you don't have a jade roller to do the job for you, doing it the old fashioned way is just as effective. In fact, a manual
Ready, set, shop!
Heads up, beauty junkies! Sephora.ph is having their Beauty Pass sale this week, which is their biggest one of the year. Depending on your Sephora membership, you can avail major discounts on your skin, makeup, and hair must-haves!If you're a Sephora Gold
These multi-taskers are the pits.
Among all the parts of your body, your underarms probably get the least TLC. Yes, you wash them with soap and water everyday, but when you're dealing with odor, bumps, and ingrown hair, take it as a clear sign they need a proper care routine—and that
Clean skin in one sweep!
You've probably already heard of micellar water—the French girl favorite for a tap water-free cleanse that eventually became world famous for removing makeup. It used to be a backstage secret for models and makeup artists as well, since it allows you to
It should be your must-have, too.
Sarah Lahbati has once given us a sneak peek of her skincare routine when she shared her five-step regimen on her IG stories. And then last year, we found out how she deals with acne and sensitive skin. Recently, however, she covered