Celeteque launches DermoScience

Last Friday, I got invited to attend Celeteque’s launch of their newest product line, DermoScience at SM Makati. Despite the bad weather, I tried my best to get there.

I arrived at the event late, because of Friday traffic and continuous showering =_= Which explains why I wasn’t able to take so much photos of the event.

Angel Jacob (middle) host of the event, together with Celeteque team
Brand ambassadors giving out Celeteque loot bags to guests of the event

They als...

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Desserts: Cara Mia!

Fact: I can’t stand temperature extremes.

I can’t eat ice cream that’s like freezing, or coffee that’s hot. I cool my coffee to warm level, and melt my ice cream till it’s soft. I’m weird like that. *shrugs*

Fact # 2: For me, a complete meal has to have dessert. Else I won’t feel full.

A few weeks ago, we decided to try out this place at Robinsons Place Ermita called Cara Mia, which is Italian for “My Dear”. We’re always passing hat place, and we haven’t tried eating desserts there before.

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NOTD 08/26/2011

As some of you may know, I’m a nurse by profession, and I’m currently employed in a tertiary hospital in Manila. And yes, nurses are NOT allowed to wear nail polish. I don’t really know the exact conditions, whether it’s absolutely contraindicated to wear nail polish, or allowed but with limitations on the color or shades to be used. Ergo, this is the best color I could choose for myself.

I’m actually doing this because I have two days off (yay!) followed by three days with work (That’s Sunda...

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Random Snapshots — August 3rd Week

Still spending my weeknights chilling over at Caffeina, Adriatico Manila

Reading Japanese Fashion Magazines over my favorite Caramel Toasted Mallows

Thursday Dinner with family. This is our thanksgiving dinner for finally having internet connection after 2 months. Up to this day, I still cannot believe that I did not die from the lack of internet connection. It’s like oxygen to me :)) and the frequent trips to Caffeina felt like gasps of breaths.

Then there were breakfasts like this — compo...

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The French Baker Closing Hour Sale — Breads at Half Price

Break muna sa makeup and reviews. Today I want to share with you my shopping experience at The French Baker, Robinsons Place Ermita.

I live just around Rob, so sometimes, I get to stay past eight and I see this people lining up over at French Baker. The first time I witnessed this, it really got me curious. I realized that this was because during closing hour, or starting at 9:00 PM, The French Baker sells their left-over breads at half price!

This is amazing for two reasons:

1...

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Hot Young Designers [HYD] Update: Designer Contestants Pose for the Camera

The five Hot Young Designers become models for  a day as they posed for the camera during their full day photoshoot at HD Make Up Studio Academy. Jeave Gabiana and Christephanie Chua-Sing, co-founders of the HD Make Up Studio Academy, headed the makeup team that day.

Meanwhile, Christine Day Lorico took charge of the camera as she snapped photos of our gorgeous designers representing their personal styles. These photos already give us an idea of what to expect heading our way.

These ...

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A Dolly Giveaway: Unilab Products up for grabs!

Hello dolls! I recently won the Celeteque Bloggers’ Challenge with my Review of the Celeteque Advanced Anti-Wrinkle Ultra-Hydrating Cleanser and was lucky to take home lots of prizes. Now, I want to share my loot with you!

Here’s what one winner will win:



 All for free!

Here’s all you have to do:

Fill up this form with your entries! Four easy steps to get seven valid entries! :)

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✩ Review: Geo 15 mm Queen Gray WTA15 Circle Lens


Hey guys! I got another pair of circle lens. This time, it’s Queen Gray from the Geo 15mm series. I bought it from Shopgirl. Here’s my honest review of the pair.

Code: WT-A15

Lifespan: 1 year
Shelf Life: 3 years
Diameter: 15mm
Not available with grades.

Size / Diameter: 15 mm

Comfort: 3/5 A little drying. I think I can only wear this lens for four hours max. I had to take it out after two hours of wearing it, because it was making my eyes a little heavy.

Design: 4/5 I love gray/grey circle le...

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Purple Smokey Look Makeup Trial

Alright! I’ve decided to take on this smokey look poject, where I’ll be doing trials of smokey eye makeup looks using all the colors in my palette. I started with purple/ violet.


Products used:
Revlon Colorstay Foundation in Sand Beige
Dr. Jart Silver Label Blemish Balm / BB Cream
NYX Box of Shadows Palette
TonyMoly Party Gel Liner in Black
MAC Sheer Pressed Powder in NC 25
In2it Oil Control Pressed Powder
In2it Blusher
NYX Round Lipstick in Tea Rose
NYX Slim Lip Pencil in Citrine
Unbranded Conto...

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Hair Color Inspirations Part 2

So it’s been three months already since I had my hair dyed, and I’m dying to get a hair color that’s a bit lighter than what I have now. Again, I’m only going to refer to photos of ulzzangs I stumble upon online :)

Her hair color is a light reddish brown shade that’s not annoying to look at. It’s quite pretty <3
This one’s reddish brown as well, although the brown is darker.
Ash brown. I still like this shade, but I’m torn between reddish brown and ash brown
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