Learn Your Best Camera Angles Through These Simple Steps

If you still have inhibitions in expressing certain emotions and flaunting your best angles, the camera will be your worst enemy. As a model, it’s highly important to know how to use your face. Even the common Instagrammer or FB-famous user knows how to be photogenic. Our generation knows that physical beauty alone is never… Read more »

How Often Do You Need to Update Your Headshots?

Ideally, models should be updating their headshots every 1 or 2 years. If that sounds too soon or if you think you haven’t aged a day (we want to know your secret), here are the factors to consider when deciding if you should be updating your headshots or not. Of course, if your headshots are… Read more »

Philippines’ Gazini Ganados Settles for Top 20 Finish at Miss Universe 2019 Pageant 

Cebuana beauty Gazini Ganados made the entire country proud when she represented the Philippines at the Miss Universe 2019 pageant held on December 8, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia. Although she reached only the top 20 finalist and failed to make it to the top 10, Filipinos across the country and all over the world celebrated… Read more »

Kelsey Merritt, the First Filipina to Walk the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

The Philippines was overjoyed last year upon hearing that a Filipina finally graced the catwalk of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. A 22-year-old Kelsey Merritt made history as she debuted on the lingerie brand’s runway, wearing a metallic silver ensemble by Pink. Later in the same year, she moved into an awesome new apartment in… Read more »

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Tips on How to Dress for the Winter

The temperature’s dropping, and suddenly we find ourselves having to put on several layers of clothing just to be able to get through the extremely cold day. The winter season is officially here, and as such, our fashion must keep up to date with the change in season. The following are some essential fashion tips… Read more »

Wear Your Pride: Cebuano Local Streetwear Brands You Need to Check Out

The Philippines is not as devoid of independent fashion brands as you think it is. The thing is, these clothing labels do not get the instant support and publicity they deserve, what with the deeply ingrained colonial mentality of our culture. Relatively, however, more and more Filipinos are fortunately getting into the local streetwear scene… Read more »

Pinay Plus-Size Models Powerfully Advocating Body Positivity and Self-Love

If you thought the body positivity movement hadn’t quite reached the Philippine shores yet, these plus-size models will change your mind. It has indeed been a progressive year for body-positive advocates. MUNA, a local clothing brand that advocates inclusivity, body positivity, and self-love, just launched last April. Our very own Kat Gumabao graced the New… Read more »

Be Bold: Try Out These Hair Color Inspirations in 2020

We know we’re so behind the hair color trends of the world, but now that bright hues are reaching our shores, it’s about time you go crazy once you’re allowed to. Most of us were still restrained by school rules at the onset of identity building, and unfortunately, some still are at work. But let’s… Read more »

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Ghoulish Makeup Looks to Recreate This Halloween

These days, Halloween is not just for the kids, as even the adults can also get in on the fun. While trick-or-treating might not be fit for us anymore, there’s no reason why we can’t join all the Halloween costume fun. Even if you’re not exactly at a Heidi Klum-level who has all the resources… Read more »

8 Filipino Models That Made It Huge This Year

Meanwhile, in the modeling world, Filipinos have been recently making history and representing the Philippines in international pages and stages. Not only do these queens have the looks; but these ladies boast brains and compassion as well. Check out their recent and up-and-coming international achievements and how they’re gracefully bringing our country’s name with them… Read more »

  • Beauty Pageants

    The Anatomy of a Philippine Beauty Queen

    After the 64th Miss Universe pageant concluded back in 2015, the crown had finally returned home following a 42-year drought for the title. It marked a peak in the Philippine pageant industry, as homegrown beauty queens have been garnering notable titles in various international events for the last five years. Filipinos have always been known… Read more »

  • Local Bloggers

    10 Local Bloggers You Should Be Following on Instagram

    A decade ago, a fashion brand relied on a supermodel or actress to showcase their clothes in order to create a riot among avid style watchers. The trends have truly changed with time as we now can look up to women of all body types as style inspirations. This is all thanks to social media…. Read more »

  • Fashion Bloggers

    9 Filipina Fashion Bloggers to Be Proud Of

    When it comes to fashion, these certified Filipinas don’t hold back. Their styles are individually crafted according to personal taste, influencing others to express themselves in the same way as well.  They post photos that make the adoring public yearn to create their eye-catching own #OOTD. The best part about these women is that a… Read more »

  • Beauty Pageant

    Former Beauty Queen’s Daughter Crowned Miss Cebu 2016

    There is no question that the Philippines is one of the world’s centers for beauty pageants. Even before Pia Wurtzbach had her now infamous crowning moment during Miss Universe or that time when Venus Raj did a “major” blooper in the same contest a few years back, beauty pageants always had that tendency of raking… Read more »

  • Local Models

    Wardrobe Must-Haves for Aspiring Local Models

    It is a well-known fact that models need to look their best in order to get that coveted job, especially in a world where there are so many others aspiring to book that same campaign. So it is important to keep in mind that first impressions mean everything. The minute you step in the room,… Read more »

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    The Filipina Beauties Who Conquered the World in 2015

    As a powerhouse for world-class beauties, the Philippines made history last year with a number of Filipinas winning  prestigious pageants. This only shows that the country continues to be a threat to other nations in the international beauty pageant scene. Although the victory of Pia Wurtzbach at the 64th Miss Universe pageant became the highlight… Read more »

  • Beauty Pageant

    Lessons You Can Learn from Pia Wurtzbach’s Miss Universe 2015 Victory

    Pia Wurtzbach of the Philippines was hailed Miss Universe 2015 in the 64th Miss Universe pageant on December 20, 2015. It was supposed to be a defining moment for her, but because of human error, things became very controversial. Despite the tight competition, Pia bested 79 lovely ladies and managed to captivate the world with… Read more »

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    The Sinulog Festival Queens Through the Years

    Every year, the Queen City of the South crowns a Sinulog Festival Queen. However, taking home the title won’t be as easy as you think. The lead dancers of every Sinulog contingent have to contend with other hopefuls by proving they can retain their wit, grace, and poise, while performing the traditional Sinulog dance. What… Read more »

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    Angelia Ong of the Philippines is Miss Earth 2015

    Filipina beauty Angelia Ong made history when she was crowned Miss Earth 2015. It is the first time in 15 years that a country won the title two times in a row in the pageant. Ms. Ong succeeded last year’s winner, Miss Earth Jamie Herrell, who is also from the Philippines. She is also the… Read more »

  • Miss Cebu 2016

    Meet the Official Candidates of Miss Cebu 2016

    It’s Christmas time again, and for Cebuanos, this only signifies the start of a two-month long celebration. Though locals begin their holidays celebrating Christmas and New Year with the whole world, their celebration extends until the third week of January as they rock and party in the streets during the grandest and the most colorful… Read more »

  • Inspiring Supermodels

    7 Supermodels Who Prove That Flaws Make You Pretty

    The gap between your teeth, your pair of wide eyes, and your not-so-towering height—these are just among the physical characteristics that are considered by the mainstream as flaws. They look far from the ordinary, but these features actually give you an edge against the rest. They even make you look more stunning. Whether you believe… Read more »

  • Inspiring Models

    8 Models Who Are Breaking the Aesthetic Standards of Fashion

    With mostly white models strutting the runways and gracing the front covers of the magazines, there’s no denying that the fashion realm is notorious for being homogeneous. However, if you look at the much bigger picture, you will actually notice that industry’s problem extends beyond race. Thankfully, over time, lots of models are popping out,… Read more »