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Start your retinol journey the right way.
When approaching your mid-20s, skin aging slowly becomes a major concern, and the best ingredient to address it will always be retinol. Retinol is an over-the-counter formulation of retinoid, a vitamin A derivative that diminishes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
Get glossy locks from the comfort of your own home!
Since the start of quarantine, a lot of us have been missing our routine visits to the hairdresser. After all, what better way to de-stress and pamper yourself than a well-deserved hair day at the salon? But in the meantime, there are
These are more powerful than your regular exfoliator.
Chemical peels being exclusive to skin clinics are a thing of the past. Though we should leave the heavy-duty ones to the pros, you can DIY an exfoliating facial at home and still experience transformative results. The secret? Opt for products formulated
Real pore minimizing hacks, right this way!
Not to break your heart this early on, but the truth is that we can't actually make our pores smaller. As much of a bummer that is, however, your pursuit for smoother skin isn't entirely hopeless. That's because even if you can't shrink
Fight hyperpigmentation with these radiance-boosting serums!
A flawless complexion may be impossible to achieve, but that typically doesn’t stop us from wanting to even out our skin tone to the best of our capabilities. The most common obstacle to our success: Skin discoloration. Medically referred to as hyperpigmentation,
Hyperpigmentation is stubborn, but these ingredients are hard workers.
If you struggle with acne, dealing with dark spots is not unfamiliar territory. In fact, dark spots can also be caused by sun damage and hormonal changes. In medical terms, these darker patches are referred to as hyperpigmentation.According to the American Osteopathic
Need a makeup-free solution for those all-nighters?
The eyes are the very first place to show signs of stress and lack of sleep. Case in point: those dark circles, puffiness, dryness, or even fine lines that you see after your typical all-nighter. It happens to everyone, and if you're
Good for the skin, easy on the wallet.
They may not be as crucial as cleanser and moisturizer, but serums play such an important role in your skincare routine. It's formulated with high concentrations of active ingredients, made to address any of your skin concerns from clearing blemishes to preventing
The new store also carries Fenty Beauty, Kylie Cosmetics, Kat Von D and more!
Beauty brand Glossier is a favorite among makeup and skincare junkies because of their innovative formulas and #aesthetic packaging. Unfortunately, it's not easy to get your hands on their products if you live in the Philippines since they're exclusively sold online and
It's the well-rounded ingredient you need in your regimen ASAP.
Vitamin C and alpha-hydroxy acids are always top of mind when it comes to all things brightening. The former protects and reverses sun damage (usually in the form of dark spots), while the latter reveals a healthier, more even layer of your
You can finally bid those stubborn spots goodbye.
Getting rid of acne is hard enough, but once you’ve won that seemingly never-ending battle, there is, unfortunately, another one left to fight—dark marks and hyperpigmentation. If you’re eager to ditch the heavy-duty concealer in favor of an even complexion, consider adding a Vitamin C serum
Every man needs skin pampering too!
As more beauty brands continuously promote the inclusion of all genders in their products, gone are the days that men would only have a bar of soap as their sole skincare product. Skincare is now more gender-neutral in packaging and formulation, and
Deciem founder announced the sad news on Instagram.
Skincare fans, it looks like the cult beauty brand The Ordinary is closing down until further notice—according to an Instagram post on Deciem's (The Ordinary's parent company) account made by its founder, Brandon Truaxe. In the video, Brandon announces: "This is the final
We can definitely see why.
On the subject of minimalist skincare, it's almost impossible not to mention The Ordinary. The stripped down, ingredient-focused approach of the brand plus its basic yet chic packaging covers the no-nonsense vibe that millennials can't seem to resist—not to mention how affordable
Not everything in her skincare routine is crazy expensive.
It's easy to argue that celebs have all the money in the world to look their best, but that doesn't mean we shouldn't look to them for advice and recommendations to find some gems we can actually afford from time to time.
Can they please just come here already?
We can confidently say that Filipinas are beauty girls through and through. Whether it's skin care or makeup, none of us can deny the simple joys and shot of confidence that playing around with it can give. Whenever possible, we love trying