Category Archives: Beauty & Fashion

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The cool way to wear Birkenstocks

Friday, 24 June 2016 | Written by
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Birkenstocks, a ‘90s staple, are coming back in style. The first time I saw it, I didn’t know what to do with it – it’s chunky and it looks weird on the feet. Until my boyfriend gave me a pair during our anniversary last year. I was reluctant at first, but then, the more I used it, the more I…Read More »

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10 solutions to stress-free skin

Thursday, 23 June 2016 | Written by
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These days we lead very busy lives and our skin goes through a lot of pressure from our daily activities. We wax, scratch, tan, sometimes let it go dry, burn, bruise and cut our skin. At times, we also put tattoos, paint, colors, piercing –no wonder our skin is stressed. When stressed, a hormone called cortisol is released which breaks…Read More »

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Love or hate Hallyu fashion

Friday, 17 June 2016 | Written by
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From K-pop to K-dramas, the global fascination of the Hallyu movement, better known as the Korean Wave or Korean Fever, keeps us engaged, especially in the social world. It is no surprise that the this transcends to identifying and understanding Korean fashion, especially with the Korean government calling it as the next soft power. Perhaps, it’s because Koreans are unafraid…Read More »

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I have white hair! What do I do?

Friday, 17 June 2016 | Written by
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Stumbling upon your first white hair can be quite a jolting experience. Whether you have that first white hair during your college years or after your 40s, that same feeling of being taken aback will be there. Tumatanda na ba ako? Pumuputi na buhok ko! You begin wondering whether you should pluck it out, have your hair colored or just…Read More »

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Gearing up for the rainy days

Thursday, 16 June 2016 | Written by
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Rain can either ruin or make your day. Choose the latter. Rainy days don’t have to be a nuisance or nightmare when you go to work. You don’t have to feel exasperated anymore thinking of ways on how to maintain your look and still leave a fashionable statement at work. Though the weather can be a little intimidating and unpredictable,…Read More »

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Short and sweet: the 4-minute workout that burns all day long

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 | Written by
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Yes, you guess it, the title speaks for itself. Those who are just too busy, too tired or too lethargic to lift those two-pounds dumb bells won’t have any more excuses as they can actually work out in just a couple of minutes a day. Coach Jim Saret explains, “The 4 Minute MetaFIT Workout is a scientifically designed set of…Read More »

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7 classic literary characters that will make you want to dress up

Monday, 13 June 2016 | Written by
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Have you ever heard of the saying, “if you look books, you’ll never be alone”? I know, because I’m a bibliophile myself. It’s amazing how, with a book, you can transport yourself into a different place, in another time zone, to experience another paradise, to be given another channel to think, feel more and change how you perceive things. That’s…Read More »

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Wear denim like a model

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 | Written by
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“The blue denim look is the uniform of the world, the way we all want to look when we’re feeling easy, moving fast – a way of life,” observed Vogue in 1971. Denim dates back to the 18th century, when it was created by Jacob Davis and Levi Strauss. It has evolved from being a sailor’s uniform into becoming the…Read More »

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Twinning fashion

Sunday, 5 June 2016 | Written by
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Twinning is a millennial fashion concept where you dress identically regardless of gender. Not so long ago, twinning was a way of dressing limited to twins. But that has changed as friends, mother-daughters and couples now enjoy this concept too. This idea in fashion is the new favorite of celebrities, fashionistas, models and bloggers. Nowadays they find twinning a stop…Read More »

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What’s in a man-bag?

Saturday, 4 June 2016 | Written by
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These days men carry a lot of stuff. So it is no surprise that along with all of his essentials is the key to putting it all together – a man-bag so to speak. But for the guy who showcases his wear inside the four corners of his office or struts the whole night keeping tabs of his work load,…Read More »

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