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Scent Swatch Pink Sherbet: Young, Fun and Flirty

Local brand Scent Swatch offers designer perfume scents at an affordable price. With designer scents being sold for at least php3,500 in malls, of course a quality “scent-alike” is a good alternative. (Shout out to my Happy Days Club fam for sharing this brand with me! #sponsored) Here’s Pink Sherbet, a youthful fragrance inspired by

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Aurora’s Choice: Delicious Treats When Craving Sweets

Period cravings are strange. Anyone who’s ever had a period knows how cravings happen during the days leading up to their period. Cravings are so diverse, too, that they can range from hankerings for half-dozen Krispy Kremes to entire tubs of Carmen’s Best. In my case, my cravings vary on each and every period. But

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SkinCorrect PH: Hypoallergenic Skin Goodies

When it comes to skincare, it’s always better to err on the safe side and avoid unnecessary ingredients from touching your skin. I suspect that’s one of the reasons why constant hydration–drinking simple water as often as possible–is already a mantra when it comes to healthy and beautiful skin. The simpler, the better. And with

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Caronia Celebrates 50 Years of Wonderful Nails!

Did you know? It’s been 50 years since the local brand Caronia first released its wonderful assortment of vibrant nail polish! Yes, the brand that’s already a household name was first introduced to the Philippine market in 1968. In celebration of Caronia’s golden anniversary, the brand is introducing five curated sets of its bestsellers: Psychedelic

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Quick Mommy Makeover at Bangs Prime Salon by Tony & Jackey

Hats off to working moms. As I went back to the workforce last month, I quickly realized how important multitasking really is for mothers everywhere. While staying at home and taking care of the baby is easy, going through Metro Manila traffic to work in the office and later taking care of the baby is

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What’s Inside My September Box?

A few weeks ago, Happy Days Club sent me a package via Xend. The package was heavy–clearly filled with a lot of goodies–so I was thrilled to rip open the package and see what was in store for me. For those who haven’t tried the Happy Days Club subscription service, here’s something to look forward

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My Top 8 Nursing Must-Haves

A fed baby is a happy baby, and I’d rather have my nipples bleed than hear my little one cry. So within the past three months I quickly learned how important some clothes, tools and gadgets are for breastfeeding success. I believe every mother should have certain items –the bare basics– with her to make the most

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Q&A: The Woman Behind The Happy Days Club

Starting a business for women’s periods isn’t for everyone, much more a charitable one at that! But if you’re interested in perhaps doing something for a cause, take inspiration from Raisa, the young woman behind the Happy Days Club, a subscription service that aims to help Filipina women with their monthly Shark Weeks. Lifestyle Manila: If you

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