2 Pinays on AsNTM 6

Meet the 2 Pinays on Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 6

After more than a year, Asia’s Next Top Model is back, and this time, two Filipino models are joining the roster. 2 Filipino Models to Join ‘Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 6′ After the headline-making win of Maureen Wroblewitz last year, the world is itching to see if another Filipina will emerge victorious in the highly… Read more »


Model Spotlight: The Stunning Bessie Badilla

The local modeling industry has given birth to an impressive roster of models that are both intelligent and a sight to behold on the runway. One of them is Bessie Badilla. Queen B of the East Coast: Getting to Know Filipino Model Bessie Badilla Before she became the award-winning film producer and director that she… Read more »

Yanna Cowper

Forever 21 Introduces First Local Ambassadors for Global Campaign

Everybody knows Forever 21. Everybody wants to wear even the cheapest and thinnest piece the brand has to offer. Known for selling clothing that caters to the needs of everyone no matter their size and shape, Forever 21 has also made it a point to start campaigns that are relevant and tackles issues that envelop… Read more »

International Beauty Pageants

Filipinos Take Home International Beauty Pageant Crowns

Halfway into 2018, Filipinos are already raking in awards in international beauty pageants. Miss Eco International 2018 Cynthia Thomalla is not the only Filipino to take home pageant crown this year. Five more Filipinos have made the country proud after winning in international beauty pageants. Filipinos Dominate International Beauty Pageants From the first-ever Miss Multinational competition… Read more »

Star Model Awardee Jessica Yang

Jessica Yang Receives Star Model Award at 2018 Asia Model Festival

The 2018 Asia Model Festival has kicked off, and this time, the event is awarding models from different countries all over Asia for the work they’ve done. And this year, Taiwanese model Jessica Yang flew to Seoul, South Korea, as the Philippines’s representative. When asked about the event, Yang said, “I’m not Filipino by blood,… Read more »

Hidden Gems of the Philippine Modeling Industry

Hidden Gems of the Philippine Modeling Industry You Should Know About

People envy models, believing that the world they’re in is all glitz and glamour. But the truth is, it’s far from that. For one, modeling entails a lot of waiting. And there’s more to it than just wearing glamorous clothes, doing the perfect runway walk, and flashing the best smile. But if you have the… Read more »

Fashion Blogs

5 Fashion Blogs You Should Definitely Check Out

No skill is learned overnight. Stars and geniuses aren’t born, after all; they’re made. Same thing goes when it comes to fashion. Creating the best ensemble requires knowledge and experience with all types of clothes. It isn’t easy to mix and match pieces, and for beginners, fashion blogs are what they turn to for inspiration… Read more »

Fil-Am Model Kelsey Merritt

Fil-Am Model Kelsey Merritt Reveals She Will Be Working with Victoria’s Secret

Another Filipino model is making waves in the international fashion scene. Get to know Fil-Am model Kelsey Merritt, the stunner who’s scheduled to work with Victoria’s Secret. Fil-Am Model Kelsey Merritt to Work with Victoria’s Secret Not everybody gets a chance to step inside the VS office, how much more work with them. It’s the largest… Read more »

Model Spotlight Janine Tugonon

Model Spotlight: Janine Tugonon

Modeling wasn’t part of her plan. All she ever wanted was graduate, get married, and have kids, but as fate would have it, Janine Tugonon ended up taking the path she was destined to walk. Janine Tugonon: The Filipino Model Who Took the World by Storm She’s most known for her Miss Universe stint, but… Read more »

Miss Eco International 2018

Philippines’s Cynthia Thomalla Wins Miss Eco International 2018

Another Filipino beauty emerged victorious. On April 27, 2018, Sunday, the new Miss Eco International was finally revealed, and cheers were heard as Ms. Philippines Cynthia Thomalla was named winner. PH Bet Cynthia Thomalla Is Miss Eco International 2018 The pageant, which was held in Cairo, Egypt, was participated by more than 50 gorgeous ladies hailing… Read more »

  • 2018 Hair Color Trends

    2018 Hair Color Trends for All You Gorgeous Pinays Out There

    A new hairdo is probably the best way to usher in the new year. If you aren’t ready to chop your locks off, you can always upgrade your look by dyeing it a subtle shade. The best thing about hair color is that it isn’t permanent so you don’t have to worry about having to sport… Read more »

  • Asia's First Supermodel

    Who Is Anna Bayle: Everything You Need to Know About Asia’s First Supermodel

    When The New York Times published an article on March 14, 2016, titled “9 Key Designs from Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History,” it wasn’t Mizrahi’s designs that were put front and center. Instead, controversy shrouded the article after the author captioned Anne Bayle as “an unidentified model in 1989.” Ironically, her name doesn’t immediately ring a bell to Filipino millennials either…. Read more »

  • Beauty Pageant Year

    2017: A Look Back at the Philippines’s Big Beauty Pageant Year

    For the past decade, the Philippines has been experiencing one grand beauty pageant year after another. In 2015 and 2016, respectively, two of the country’s beauty queens managed to bring home crowns from the “Big 4″ pageants, namely Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach and Miss International 2016 Kylie Verzosa. So it was only fitting to begin 2017… Read more »

  • 2017 Beauty Trends

    2017 Beauty Trends That Your Favorite Stars Rocked This Year

    As 2018 approaches, it’s time to look back at the year that was. For all you fashionistas out there, the beauty and fashion industry was filled with showstopping trends. The best part of these trends was that they collectively celebrated women in power. From healthy, “glass” skin to colorful eye shadows, here are 2017 beauty… Read more »

  • Jannie Alipo-on

    Miss Philippines Jannie Alipo-on Wins Miss Tourism International

    What a great way to end the country’s pageant journey for this year! After a slew of wins, runner-ups, and recognition in the international pageant scene, the Philippines can now add yet another crown to its stash. Jannie Alipo-on made her countrymen proud after bringing home the Miss Tourism International 2017 crown last Thursday, December 7…. Read more »

  • Miss Philippines Chanel Olive Thomas

    Chanel Olive Thomas Places in Top 10 of Miss Supranational 2017

    Miss Philippines Chanel Olive Thomas may not have won the Miss Supranational crown, but she did put up a fight. The beauty queen made her countrymen proud by landing a spot in the Top 10 of the international pageant held in Krynica-Zdroj, Poland, last December 1, 2017. She also managed to bag the Miss Supranational 2017 Friendship… Read more »

  • Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

    Miss South Africa’s Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Crowned Miss Universe 2017

    After four long decades, the Miss Universe crown has finally found its way back to South Africa. Twenty-two-year-old Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters did her country proud by besting 91 other candidates from around the world. The crown was passed on to Nel-Peters during the coronation night last November 26, 2017, at The Axis in Las Vegas, Nevada. Completing her… Read more »

  • Miss Universe Preliminaries

    Rachel Peters Dazzles at 2017 Miss Universe Preliminaries

    Can Rachel Peters bring the crown back to the Philippines? That is the question on everyone’s mind as Peters carries the country’s flag in the Miss Universe 2017 pageant, which will culminate on November 26. It’s been a great year for the Philippines so far. Just last weekend, the country saw a back-to-back win courtesy… Read more »

  • Winwyn Marquez

    Winwyn Marquez: First Pinay to Win Reina Hispanoamericana Pageant

    Keep the crowns coming! Actress Winwyn Marquez proved once again that the country is a powerhouse of beauty queens after bagging the Reina Hispanoamericana crown. The 25-year-old’s win came a day after Karen Ibasco emerged victorious during the Miss Earth 2017 pageant.  Marquez is the first Filipina to compete and win the annual pageant held in Bolivia. Winwyn Marquez… Read more »

  • Karen Ibasco

    Miss Philippines Karen Ibasco Bags Miss Earth 2017 Title

    The most beautiful woman on earth is from the Philippines. Twenty-six-year-old Karen Ibasco proved once again that the country is a powerhouse of beauty queens when she becames the Miss Earth 2017 winner last November 4, 2017, held at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, Manila. Ibasco bested 86 other contestants from around the world…. Read more »

  • Asia Jackson

    Actress Asia Jackson Launches #MagandangMorenx Campaign to Celebrate the Beauty of Filipino Women

    Asia Jackson was born to a Filipino mother and African American father. Growing up, it took the 23-year-old a while to grow comfortable in her own skin. She shared in an interview with NBC News that she’s always felt the stigma of being biracial, being told a lot that she wasn’t “black enough” or “Asian enough” due… Read more »

  • First Bisexual Beauty Pageant in the Philippines

    First Bisexual Beauty Pageant in the Philippines Met with Astounding Success

    Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community in the Philippines are generally accepted in Filipino society. But ironically, their legal rights have remained limited. This has led to a lot of discrimination and hate, particularly from Catholic and other religious institutions around the country. This hasn’t stopped the LGBT community from celebrating… Read more »