By Raoul J. Chee Kee
The first thing one notices when meeting Dominique Cojuangco, only daughter of actress Gretchen Barretto and businessman Tonyboy Cojuangco, is her candor. This young woman who turns 19 in a few weeks quickly puts people at ease with her open smile and self-deprecating humor. She is one of Bench Body’s endorsers for its new whitening range.
By Cheche V. Moral
There was nervous laughter in the room; some looked around searching each other’s face just to be sure they heard it right: “Go up to your rooms, wash off all your makeup, and come back down.”
KnockoutBy Ria Prieto
No stranger to rubies, diamonds and precious stones, jeweler Candy Dizon is a gem in her own right.
By Tatin Yang
It was quite literally Foundation Day at Joya Loft’s South Tower after Bobbi Brown’s makeup team finished converting the space into a “house of foundation,” where the brand’s makeup base range was showcased.
Backstage PassBy Isabel Roces
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.
Fashion at WorkBy Anna Go Chia
Social media occupies much of our daily lives. Many of us are always on Facebook and Twitter. Instagram is a fun way to know what’s up with our friends. There are even people who are completely reliant on social media.
KnockoutBy Ria Francisco-Prieto
Being a jewelry designer and a newspaper columnist isn’t always easy for Mel Cuevas, with production schedules, sourcing for materials, marketing wares, deadlines and more stress-inducing matters.
Makeover 911By Kinny Salas
As if the heat isn’t bad enough, having to put on sunblock several times a day can be bothersome.
The Working ClassBy Rina Silayan-Go
In her quest to excel as jewelry designer, Janina Garcia-Santos went to Istituto di Moda Burgo, Milan, after taking a course in Accredited Jewelry Profession from Gemological Institute of America.
By Cheche V. Moral
Scott Schuman made a name from taking photos. Unlike the rest of this selfie generation, however, you won’t find the man better known as The Sartorialist turning the camera lens on his mug: He finds selfies both perplexing and challenging.
Tricks of the TradeBy Kelly Misa Fernandez
I’m 16 years old and I have a lot of blackheads. I mean a lot. I was wondering what are the solutions to my problem because it really frustrates me. Thank you.