Monthly Archives January 2016

Adobo Magazine Opens Call for Entries for Adobo Design Awards 2016

As part of our company’s Pride Council, a task force assigned to identify competitions that our creatives can participate in, the Adobo Design Awards is of great interest to me. It promises an opportunity for our team members’ talents to shine and be recognized by peers and masters in the industry. – Hana

Now on its seventh year, the adobo Design Awards continues to elevate the standards of creative excellence by recognizing the talents behind the most brilliant and outstanding works in adverti...

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Transformations: A Spotlight on the #ModernFilipina

A new year marks the beginning of new hopes, new promises, and new ambitions. As we all strive to be the best versions of ourselves, we constantly try to find ways of going beyond beautiful, and transforming ourselves for the better to become the woman we aspire to be. Gone are the days of the Maria Claras, as women are slowly climbing up the ranks and embracing bigger and better roles for themselves. Today, the Modern Filipina has become both a spotlight and a beacon...

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Less is More: Holiday Style

In life, there are very few aspects of living that doesn’t apply to the age-old mantra that less is more (and for things that you can count, fewer is better). When it comes to makeup, words, or creativity, the said rule applies with few exceptions; and even with the case of holidays, a season of extravagance and overdoing many things in the name of festivities and generosity, this saying still rings true...

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What’s the Best Type of Glutathione For You?

What's the Best Type of Glutathione For You?

The whitening craze in the Philippines doesn’t show any signs of dying down anytime soon. But with the number of glutathione types in the market today, it’s understandable why women would find it challenging to choose the right type of glutathione for them. As of my last count, there are five glutathione types by route of administration. Some users choose to use just one type at a time, and some, two combined for faster results...

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5 Beauty Items Which Should Always Be On Your Bedside Table

If you probably love to sleep and just lay in bed the whole day half as much as I do, then you know you spend *A LOT* of time in bed. You’ve probably contemplated moving the bed next to your bathroom door, and maybe closer to the microwave, too! That way, everything you’ll ever need is within reach.

Amen, girl!

But let’s not get ahead of ourselves...

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Maybelline Giveaway Winner Announced!

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Ola! and happy new year to you lovelies who have been awaiting for this announcement since last month. I am really sorry for the long wait. I got caught up with work and the holiday preps and whatnot. But, the good news is, I’ve finally picked a winner! I’ve gotten so many entries, and I’m truly excited and looking forward to the next opportunity to share items from my favorite brands with all of you!

I don’t want to make you wait any longer ;) Congratulations to…

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Good job on winni...

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5 Hair Salons in Manila to Make Your Wildest Hair Color Dreams Come True

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Rocking wild and crazy hair colors is a popular trend that doesn’t seem to be going away anytime soon. With the popularity of funky and crazy shades of hair colors in the market (Manic Panic and Pravana leading the list of reputable brands of hair products), it’s now easier than ever to get the hair color of your dreams...

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8 Things to do in Manila at Night (that doesn’t involve getting wasted)

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When you hear the words “Manila nightlife,” the first thing that comes to mind, unfortunately, are the clubs and bars of Manila. If you don’t enjoy gulping down one glass of alcohol after another only to get wasted and wake up with a terrible hangover, then this “nightlife” isn’t the one you want to go for. Good news is that there are many other things you can do in Manila at night aside from drink until you’re piss drunk...

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