A photo of Kelsey Merritt, the first Filipino to walk the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

5 Tips From Kelsey Merritt’s Vogue Beauty Secrets Video

Fil-Am model Kelsey Merritt shared how she usually does her makeup in Vogue’s Beauty Secrets series. I’m really a fan of the series because while there are tips that have been shared and regurgitated by so many people before, there are ones that are quite refreshing. I remember one from Candice Swanepoel where she uses …

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 …

3 One-Step Ways To Take Your Look From Day To Night

3 One-Step Ways To Take Your Look From Day To Night

These are three fool-proof ways I take my neutral (read: 5-minute) everyday look to something more exciting (read: not neutral, will look great for a night out). Granted, I don’t really get a lot of opportunities to transition my looks from something people would call day-time appropriate to a night-time glam look. But I figured …

Marilyn Monroe’s Lip Contouring Trick + COTW / Beauty Buzz

Marilyn Monroe’s Lip Contouring Trick + COTW / Beauty Buzz

Here’s your weekly dose of beauty news. Marilyn Monroe apparently had a lip contouring trick. And it’s a little hard to do. [Harper’s Bazaar] More celebrities are using wigs, I think. Katy Perry changed her hairstyle two times in one night. Ah, the wonder of wigs. [Allure] Kate Middleton has bangs now! [PopSugar] Here’s a …

Beach Makeup + Travel Beauty Arsenal

Beach Makeup + Travel Beauty Arsenal

Our family went on a trip to Bohol last week. I won’t delve into our shenanigans, however, seeing that I’d like to maintain the exclusivity of this blog to beauty and fashion-related topics. With that said, I’d like to talk to you about your beauty travel habits and your thoughts on beach makeup. Prior to …