Pumpkin is the ‘It’ Beauty Ingredient of the Moment

The beauty world has no shortage when it comes to new products. From those you can weirdly apply to buzzy ingredients, there are lots to go around for everyone. And the latest “it” ingredient everyone’s going gaga for? Pumpkin. It could be because fall is about to begin on the other side of the world …

How to avoid getting an ingrown toenail

Top Tips on How to Avoid Getting an Ingrown Toenail

“A woman who has a toe problem.” That’s been my identifier for the past couple of months. I’ve been trying to sort out what started as a simple — definitely preventable — bout with an ingrown toenail. I’m almost done battling with it, thankfully (a minor surgery and doctor-administered cleaning later). Since I think about it a …

My Go-To Blush: Human Nature Perfect Flush Cream Tint

My makeup routine has been sized down to four steps. I’d say it’s because I’m finally no longer a pseudo-minimalist — that I’ve actually succeeded in Marie Kondo-ing my stash and left only four items — but it’s more because of my mood (or lack of drive, if I’m being really honest). More often than not I’d …

Carbon Coco Charcoal Toothpaste

An Activated Charcoal Adventure With Carbon Coco

I’m not the type to solely choose natural products over everything else, but I do try some of them once in a while. (There are some products from a local natural skincare and cosmetics brand that I really like.) So when I was sent the Carbon Coco Ultimate Carbon Kit, I was open to it probably whitening …

The Foreo Luna Mini 2 is a sonic cleansing gadget that promises to clean the skin gently but effectively.

The Foreo Luna Mini 2 Is a Game-Changer

The title of this post is quite a big statement, especially coming from someone who’s always skeptical about hyped up products. Beauty gadgets are a whole different story. I don’t really care for gadgets, beauty-related or otherwise. I don’t own the latest phone. You know, that type of thing. But I’m always open to trying …

Makeup Tips For Glasses Wearers + The Biggest Optical Shop in the Philippines

Makeup Tips For Glasses Wearers + The Biggest Optical Shop in the Philippines

My first pair of eyeglasses had a black frame that was dated. They look like the ones your mom or dad would wear as reading glasses. I think I was in high school then. I’ve been wearing glasses since, but I’ve never really thought about how to wear my makeup effectively (?) with spectacles on. …