VERDICT: HIT Impressive and promising. That is how I would describe Novelina Hair and Scalp Treatment after using it. Novelina Hair and Scalp Treatment is an affordable do-it-yourself solution to help restore the hair’s lost moisture because of chemical treatment or daily styling. Without leaving the house, I can treat my crowning glory to a … Continue reading HIT OR MISS? | DO-IT-YOURSELF NOVELINA PROFESSIONAL HAIR & SCALP TREATMENT PRODUCT REVIEW
Last Tuesday, I was invited by New Summit Colors Distribution for a hair makeover. Their office is located near the International Airport which is a bit too far from where I live quite honestly. I live in Cubao and going to Paranaque on a weekday (morning) can be a pain in the rear. Fortunately, I … Continue reading HAIR MAKEOVER USING REVLONISSIMO COLORSMETIQUE COLOR & CARE
Manila, Philippines – 14 February 2018 – Cole Haan, the iconic American lifestyle brand and retailer of premium men’s and women’s footwear and accessories, is pleased to announce the lightweight and extraordinary 2.ZERØGRAND with Stitchlite™ Spring 2018 collection. With spring on the horizon, Cole Haan is introducing innovative Stitchlite technology across a range of products that … Continue reading MORE ENERGY, MORE BREATHABILITY, LESS WEIGHT | Cole Haan Introduces the 2.ZERØGRAND with Stitchlite™ in the Philippines
Its Valentine’s month once again! A month full of seeking to perfectly express your love in beautiful and fabulous ways. This is because they want to ensure they're the apple of the eye of their special someone come the romantic occasion of the year that they will celebrate together. So if you find yourself being … Continue reading GROOMING | DITCH CHEMICAL ROMANCE FOR NATURAL LOVE THIS V-DAY WITH NOVUHAIR
VERDICT: HIT Facial Cleaning by Let's Face It for only P245.00 is definitely a hit. Na-hit lahat ni ate yung mga whiteheads ko. Lol. Wala syang sinanto sa pag-prick! It is probably the most affordable decent facial treatment in the metro. No frills. Also, it includes two (2) free checkup. Let's Face It's Facial Cleaning … Continue reading HIT OR MISS? | P 245 FACIAL CLEANING BY LET’S FACE IT
On December 12, the first branch of the Queen Mother Salon by Karla Estrada had its grand opening in Pwesto Community Mall, Don Antonio Heights, Quezon City. Ms. Karla Estrada herself and Kathryn Bernardo cut the ribbon while Daniel Padilla looked on. It was a day of festivities as the salon's grand opening coincided with … Continue reading QUEEN MOTHER SALON OPENS
Have a Happy Holidays with Svelt’i It is indeed the most wonderful time of the year. From frenzied last-minute shopping sprees to multiple Christmas parties, we really can’t deny that the holidays are just around the corner. But, despite all the infectious merriment that the holidays bring, we also cannot deny the fact that all … Continue reading HOW TO DEAL WITH SKIN SOS DURING THE HOLIDAYS?
This Christmas season ensure that you look your best especially when you usher in the New Year. Give yourself a gift by investing on your looks! The Aesthetics Studio by Kristine Lucas is offering special discounts on the following manservices: Oxygen Peptide Nutrient Facial, 50% off including all intensives whitening, anti-aging and anti-pigmentation RF / … Continue reading THE AESTHETICS STUDIO’S YULETIDE PROMO FOR MEN
VERDICT: HIT I would like to share with you one of my greatest finds: Dr. Labella Intensive Whitening Waterfull Toner. Watch the full vlog on my youtube channel here. https://youtu.be/ANvzv6tzQB0 I have been using this wonderful toner for about a month now. So far so good! Just clear and moisturized face. It has helped me get rid … Continue reading HIT OR MISS? | DR. LABELLA INTENSIVE WHITENING WATERFULL TONER
Congratulations to the winner of this month's RBG (Random Blog Giveaway)! The Random Blog Giveaway for September is Proactiv's Integrated Acne Treatment System 30-day Kit composed of one 60 mL Renewing Cleanser, one 60 mL Revitalizing Toner, one 30 mL Repairing Treatment and a bonus tube of Refining Mask. And the winner is ... Mr. Gary … Continue reading GIVEAWAY WINNER | PROACTIV 30-DAY KIT
https://youtu.be/O_kP5U1FpaQ I have always wanted to do a Random Blog Giveaway (RBG). My first RBG is Proactiv Integrated Acne Treatment System 30-Day Kit composed of one 60 mL Renewing Cleanser, one 60 mL Revitalizing Toner, one 30 mL Repairing Treatment and a bonus tube of Refining Mask. Total worth of this giveaway is at least … Continue reading GIVEAWAY| PROACTIV 30-DAY KIT
I must admit that I am not getting any younger. The last time I checked, I saw white nose hairs already. Just recently, too, I started seeing more hair than usual trapped in the drain of my shower. Panic attack. Is this middle age crisis?What is happening? Why am I losing hair? So, I started … Continue reading ABOUT HAIR LOSS | MY NOVUHAIR TOPICAL SCALP LOTION REVIEW
I just came from eating lunch in the food court of the Gateway Mall and I ended up smelling that of a frying pan. Upon checking my backpack, I discovered that I left my perfume at home. While walking, I found myself window shopping inside the Bench store and stumbled upon these great finds. Now, … Continue reading GREAT FINDS| BENCH BODY MIST & SANITIZER
America’s #1 acne treatment system has been helping Filipinos with pimple problems regain their confidence. The Proactiv Solution clears problematic spots and prevents acne before it starts for a fresh-looking, blemish-free skin. The solution kit is composed of several products developed by top international dermatologists and covers a 3-Step System the guarantees a clear and … Continue reading HERE’S HOW TO BEAT ACNE PROACTIVELY
The rainy days are here. And with the frequent changing of weather and the ever worsening pollution in Metro Manila, it is once again time to say hello to dry and itchy skin or "skin asthma" as what it is commonly called. Properly, this condition is called Atopic Dermatitis. The cause is unknown. I get … Continue reading OH NO… DRY ITCHY SKIN!
Last year, I got Mom a bouquet of flowers for Mother’s Day. Thanks to my cousin, Ate Lala, a mother herself, for going through all the trouble of buying the flowers and hand carrying it to my Mom on my behalf. Here is my Mom, all smiles, with her bouquet of flowers, on Mother’s Day … Continue reading THE CROWNING GLORY FIT FOR THE QUEEN
Summer is here! Temperature is rising. Watch the vlog below as I share my top 5 things to do to keep me cool and fresh. Signing out for now. Peace!
The Wrinkle Iron is one of my best finds. This amazing product helps me address the visible signs of aging. With its patented technology and proprietary Age-Loc gel ingredients, I get to diminish the wrinkles in a jiffy. With regular use, the Wrinkle Iron helps me turn back the hands of time. This product is … Continue reading WRINKLES WRINKLES GO AWAY!
Tretinoin is a medication for acne and photoaging treatment. I normally would not want to talk about it because I am not a dermatologist. However, I have been getting messages asking about Tretinoin after featuring it in one of my blogs as one of my skin care essentials found in my man-bag. Looking back, my … Continue reading WHAT IS TRETINOIN?
Hair styling is one of the most important daily morning rituals I do. To me, a well-groomed hair spells a lot of difference. A well groomed hair includes getting the right hair cut done by a professional hairstylist, using the right hair washing and conditioning products and lastly, the defining moment of them all, is … Continue reading HAIR STYLING WITH CONVICTION
Since my brother, Jemdahunk, loves the Glacial Marine Mud so much, we decided to make a demo video. Contrary to the almost abrasive “charcoal-slash-glue” blackheads remover circulating online, this facial mud pack is light and gentle. Probably one of the best facial mud packs I have come across recently! Glacial Marine Mud is rich in … Continue reading MUD PACK SATURDAY WITH BRO
Watch the latest vlog below and find out Jemdahunk’s latest skin care find, i.e., Epoch Glacial Marine Mud The Epoch Glacial Marine Mud helps draw out impurities, remove dead skin cells, and nurture skin with more than 50 skin beneficial minerals, including zinc and sea botanicals. This amazing product perfect for Mud Pack Saturdays: Effectively … Continue reading AMAZING MUD PACK FOR BLACKHEADS
The 2nd instalment features my brother’s top three skin care tips. He ensures that he: 1. cleanses his face properly; 2. keeps himself hydrated by drinking enough water daily and moisturising his face and body, and; 3. gets enough sleep As a stress reliever, he finds time to play his favourite online role-playing game, DOTA. … Continue reading MY BRO’S 3 SKIN CARE TIPS
This is the first part of a series. My brother, Jem aka Jemdahunk, the author of the viral video “How To Dance In A Club” joins me to talk about what he has been up to lately, his skin care routine and everything in between. It has been a long time since he has done … Continue reading MY BRO JEMDAHUNK IS BACK
It is of utmost importance that all (men included) take good care of their skin. Let me keep it simple. The basic rule is to cleanse, tone, moisturize and protect. Use products that can do all four while at the same time hydrating the skin. Hydration is key. Trust products that are dermatologically tested, too. … Continue reading MY BASIC SKIN CARE ROUTINE
In recent news, the Philippine government under the Duterte administration is eyeing to implement a total log ban without exemptions nationwide to protect the country’s watershed. Apparently, it was reported that despite the total log ban, several companies still managed to get licenses to cut down trees under the Integrated Forest Management Agreement (IFMA) and … Continue reading MY 2ND VLOG │ NO TOTAL LOG BAN
Growing up, I remember my Mom would always tell me to give a full smile whenever there is a photo-opportunity. But I never took it to heart. A full smile would mean to show more teeth. As a teenager, I thought it was not cool. I thought it was lame (pa-cute). Instead, I opted for that … Continue reading BIG SMILE PLEASE
These are the items in my man-bag: Whitening toothpaste Dental floss Travel toothbrush Foldable brush and comb in one Hair wax Antiperspirant Nose hair trimmer Oud perfume Gentle facial cleanser Non-stinging facial toner Light facial moisturizer with SPF Anti-aging evening moisturizer Over-the-counter Tretinoin Eye cream for dark circles Eye drops for red eyes Lip balms … Continue reading WHAT’S IN MY BILLABONG MAN-BAG?
Last Christmas, I got to spend quality time with my siblings in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with minimal costs. It was their treat! See how happy I am in the photo below? Yes, I am blessed to have them. My brother is based in Sharjah and my sister lives in Dubai. With my siblings … Continue reading BODY OF WATER
I love traveling. Rushing to the boarding gate at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport to catch a flight to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. My previous post as a Regional Brand Manager brought me around Asia Pacific. There were times when I would hop from one country to another four times a month. The business trips were … Continue reading MY TRAVEL BUDDIES