Shop Ruche – 13 Going on 30 / Top Picks Tuesday
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Shop Ruche – 13 Going on 30 / Top Picks Tuesday

Shop Ruche is an online clothing store based in the U.S. that offers vintage-inspired clothing. I remember discovering Ruche one afternoon while at a previous job and wanting to get every piece from their store. Their clothes offer modern takes to classic silhouettes, which are right up my style alley. They’ve just released a new …

Breastmilk Facials, Burning Your Hair + More / Beauty Buzz
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Breastmilk Facials, Burning Your Hair + More / Beauty Buzz

Are people really doing these in the name of beauty? Plus, other things that have been going around in the world of beauty this week. Breastmilk facials are a thing! What? [Byrdie] Burning your hair is apparently also a thing. Again, what? [Byrdie] I think I’m one of the few who enjoy washing makeup brushes. …

Essence Stay All Day 16h Long Lasting Foundation / Rad or Bad?
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Essence Stay All Day 16h Long Lasting Foundation / Rad or Bad?

I saw Essence Stay All Day 16h Long Lasting Foundation at a mall one day and wanted to pick it up because of its price; it retails for only PHP 319. But I hesitated — before finally diving in —because of the notion that you get what you pay for. I’m not a brand snob but I …

Coconut Oil As Deodorant, Kat Von D x Kandee Johnson + More / Beauty Buzz
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Coconut Oil As Deodorant, Kat Von D x Kandee Johnson + More / Beauty Buzz

It’s the start of the weekend! If you haven’t been keeping up with the latest in the beauty industry, I’ll fill you in. Here’s this week’s Beauty Buzz. Coconut oil has become so popular in the beauty industry in the past year. It’s been dubbed the oil for anything and everything beauty-related you can think of. …

Pink Manila / Top Picks Tuesday
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Pink Manila / Top Picks Tuesday

As you may have guessed from the brand’s name, Pink Manila is an clothing store based in the Philippines. Their products are available online, with worldwide shipping, as well as in their brick and mortar stores in Makati and Quezon City. The pieces from Pink Manila range from casual to corporate to semi-formal — pieces you …

ColourPop Ultra Matte Lipsticks, MAC x Giambattista Vali + More / Beauty Buzz
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ColourPop Ultra Matte Lipsticks, MAC x Giambattista Vali + More / Beauty Buzz

Let’s talk about beauty, shall we? ColourPop Ultra Matte lipsticks, the company’s version of the liquid-to-matte lipsticks has been released. Many have been loving the other products from the brand and so it is not surprising that the new range has already been sold out. [ColourPop] The Mac x Giambattista Valli collaboration will be out …

Strobing Makeup Technique
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Strobing Makeup Technique

A new makeup trend is taking over for contouring. Strobing is the new “it” technique, I hear. Unlike contouring, which aims to emphasize shadows while illuminating high points, strobing is all about making your face glow. Alex Box, creative director of Illamasqua explained the technique during an interview with the London Standard, saying, “It’s about …

Katy Perry Goes Semi-Naked For Moschino + More / Style Stories
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Katy Perry Goes Semi-Naked For Moschino + More / Style Stories

  Welcome to this week’s dose of Skin Style Stories! Katy Perry is Moschino’s new muse. The singer shared the photos of her campaign on Instagram and one of them was eye-catching, to say the least. Too bad it’s not because of the clothes she was wearing; it’s the other way around. Perry showed a quarter …

Spotlight On Filipino Designers / Wedding Wednesday
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Spotlight On Filipino Designers / Wedding Wednesday

Welcome back to Wedding Wednesday if you’ve already been here before! If not, hello! For the month of June, I’ve decided to share a few posts related to weddings. This week I’ve highlighted three of the many talented designers we have in the country. Veluz Reyes Veluz Reyes is, dare I say it, the Vera Wang …