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Get Xian Lim’s sleek, no-fuss haircut


For a San Francisco native who’s always aspired for the limelight, Xian Lim is getting exactly what he wants and more. With his recent film with onscreen and off-screen partner Kim Chiu earning P10.5 million on its first day of screening, the 24-year-old could arguably be the newest blockbuster king of his generation.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

Tricks of the trade

FELIX Nguyen

Felix Nguyen, international makeup artist for Bobbi Brown cosmetics, never stops moving.

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

In the swing of things

Chucho Martinez lives and breathes golf–as player, teacher, club manager, and now entrepreneur

Chucho Martinez lives and breathes golf, having played the sport for the past 27 years. He’s seen action in the junior, amateur and professional tournament series.

Posted: March 7th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

Add oomph to your brows

JARED Bailey

Jared Bailey of Benefit Cosmetics explains the art of enhancing facial features through brow shaping, brow tinting, etc.

Posted: February 28th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

Jerry Johnson, makeup artist to Renée Zellweger, Hilary Swank and Paris Hilton: ‘Let go of the fear’

JERRY Johnson

Laura Mercier’s global makeup artist Jerry Johnson was happy working in a ceramic shop in Soho, glazing and painting, until he was invited by a friend to help her out and do makeup for a fashion show. Hesitant at first because he’d only painted on cups, he nevertheless took on the challenge, and has been painting on people’s faces ever since.

Posted: February 21st, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »


MARCO Castro

After learning about cosmetics and its effect from two vantage points—in front of the camera and behind—Marco Castro has become the go-to guy for enhancing the Hispanic beauty of stars like Shakira and Penelope Cruz.

Posted: February 14th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

‘Beauty exorcist’ defines trends of the season


For over 20 years now, Los Angeles, California, native Gregory Arlt has been with cosmetic brand MAC, where he is director for makeup artistry.

Posted: February 7th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

Actor Sam Milby puts his money where his mouth is

Sam Milby

Hollywood certainly missed out on Sam Milby, Philippine show biz’s favorite Amboy.

Posted: January 24th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

Joseph Marco is determined to perfect his craft—and look good while doing it


You may recognize Joseph Marco from his Bench billboard on Edsa or his many magazine covers and campaigns.

Posted: January 16th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

Back to basics

DOVE Men+Care soap

Moving back to Manila after a hectic eight-year stint in ABS-CBN International’s The Filipino Channel in Daly City, California, Miguel Garcia found himself a lighter schedule in ABS-CBN sales.   With more time for sports and leisure, he took up sailing, scuba diving, tennis and biking. The active lifestyle made him more conscious of healthy [...]

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Less is more with this app developer


Applications developer Ben Wintle was only supposed to move to Manila to build a team that would deliver “delightful social experiences” for a global audience. But the co-founder of Scrambled Eggs Ltd. (eggsapp.com) got more of the limelight than what he bargained for. While his apps lured techies, Wintle got actress Iza Calzado smitten.

Posted: December 26th, 2013 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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  • Timeline: Napoles tell-all
  • 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
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  • Sports

  • Mixers trim Aces; Painters repulse Bolts
  • Donaire junks Garcia as coach, taps father
  • ’Bye Ginebra: No heavy heart this time
  • UAAP board tackles new rules
  • Baguio climb to decide Le Tour de Filipinas
  • Lifestyle

  • The best flavors of summer in one bite, and more
  • Homemade yogurt, bread blended with pizza, even ramen
  • Visiting chefs from Denmark get creative with ‘ube,’ ‘ buko,’ ‘calamansi,’ mangoes
  • Salted baked potatoes
  • A first in a mall: Authentic Greek yogurt–made fresh in front of diners
  • Entertainment

  • Return of ‘Ibong Adarna’
  • Practical Phytos plans his future
  • In love … with acting
  • From prison to the peak of success
  • ‘Asedillo’ location thrives
  • Business

  • This time, BIR goes after florists
  • Philippine Airlines to stop shipment of shark fins
  • PH banks not ready for Asean integration
  • Stocks down on profit-taking
  • Banks allowed to use ‘cloud’
  • Technology

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  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Bam Aquino becomes Master Splinter’s son after Wiki hack
  • Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter
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  • Editorial cartoon, April 24, 2014
  • Talking to Janet
  • Respite
  • Bucket list
  • JPII in 1981: walking a tightrope
  • Global Nation

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  • China and rivals sign naval pact to ease maritime tensions
  • What Went Before: Manila bus hostage crisis
  • Obama arrives in Tokyo, first stop of 4-nation tour
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