http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VojTtJ7JrFQ Here's a short video on how I spot conceal a blemish. Products used: VMV Hypoallergenics Red Better Spot Corrector. This is a non-drying acne balm that tones down redness and fights against inflammation. Using this product doesn't make my blemish turn dark, which by the way is an indication that it got burnt. Remember … Continue reading Makeup 101: Spot Concealing
Laura Mercier’s eye brow pencil is now BACK in its original formula. I noticed the drastic change when I bought myself the redesigned and reformulated pencil back in January 2014. After a few tries, I despised the newly reformulated eye brow pencils. I gave it away. I was about to post a review about my … Continue reading Laura Mercier Eye Brow Pencil : Back to its original formula.
I created and posted this look on my instagram page on Febuary 17, 2014. I was taping at the studio that week and there were talks about the color of the year. According to Pantone, it is called Radiant Orchid. So I decided to make that the inspiration for this simple makeup look. Click here … Continue reading Radiant Orchid
I created this look one fine day in February 2014. I was having a free day and was contemplating on what to do. A good friend of mine was leaving for Tokyo that week. Being a Nipponphile, I was nurisng a bottle of jealousy and started watching various videos on Youtube about Tokyo and … Continue reading Sayuri
Sunday was my first bride... ever. She contacted me through a former colleague. During our trial, she showed me pegs. As she handed me a particular tear sheet I said, "I did that wedding editorial." It was my first editorial for Metro Weddings. She then burst in excitement, exclaiming how serendipitous that moment was. She … Continue reading Sunday
Blenda and I first met during the start of my career. I was assisting Patrick Rosas for the Fashion Watch Quartet Series held at the Shangri - La Makati circa 2008. Blenda is a model. She was one of those who frequently sat on my chair. Years later, a chance meeting with McC (now … Continue reading Blenda
This photo was taken during the first show for the fourth Series of Fashion Watch Quartet. Fashion Watch Quartet was a series of Fashion shows held at the Shangri-La Makati that lasted for a year (2008). This was the Show of Alex Bitong held on October 2008. My knowledge about fashion and the people involved … Continue reading Backstage at Alex Bitong for Fashion Watch Quartet (October 2008)
Eye shadow base, is a product that is used to add durability and longevity to any eyeshadow or eyeliner product. That's why, I always use and an eye shadow base before I apply anything on the eyelid. My "go-to" product is Laura Mercier's Eye Basics. I use this when I am using neutral eye shadow … Continue reading Laura Mercier Eye Basics (Eyeshadow Base)