Nutrient-Rich Food for Healthy Hair

We’re used to lathering on beauty products on our skin and hair, but I’ve always believed that it’s more essential to watch what we eat. Here are some nutrient-rich foods that helped me in achieving shiny, healthy hair. 1. Carrots. The vitamin A in carrots are known to give our hair that shiny, well-conditioned look […]

By Valerie Tan

Homemade Exfoliators For Oily Skin

Scrubbing is important to remove dead skin. If you have oily skin, it is even more important to remove excess oil to prevent breakouts and acne. Many commercial facial scrubs sold in the market can be painful in the pocket and may also contain ingredients that further aggravate your skin condition. Homemade scrubs are the […]

By Barbi Chan

Review: Philosophy Facial

The Beauty Ministers and BDJ Box contributors were treated to a day of detox and pampering at the biggest Philosophy biggest store in the world, right in the heart of SM Megamall’s Fashion Hall. We felt like college girls all over again as Philosophy’s Cristina Conde and Barbs Miravalles gave us a classroom workshop on […]

By Kate Alvarez

3 Ways To Combat Hair Loss

For women, pregnancy, stress, sickness, and genetics often play a big role in hair loss. There are over-the-counter topical treatments you can try, but how long can one use them anyway without any side effects? If your hair loss is just starting, try these safe and simple home remedies and let me know if they […]

By Barbi Chan

Tried and Tested: Hair Products of the Month

As BDJ Box’s curl ambassador, I’m always on the lookout for the best and latest hair products in the market. Here are five I’m loving this month. 1. Bed Head by TIGI “Dumb Blonde” Reconstructor for After Highlights, Damaged or Chemically Treated Hair, P3,000 (750ml) I bought this for 1/3 the original price at the […]

By Kate Alvarez

5-Minute Workout, Part 2

This is part 2 of my 5-minute workout series. The first version that we published early this month targets beginners, so for a more advanced routine, I approached Nikki Torres, Vinyasa and Yin Yoga teacher, dance fitness trainer, and fitness blogger at Pretty Darn Fit. She helped me come up with a more challenging, yoga-inspired 5-minute exercise. […]

Nail Polishes That Make You Look Tan

If you’re just like me who still can’t let go of summer, you can still hold on to it somehow by flaunting your tanned skin. Aside from bronze powders, did you know that nail polishes can also help you fake the bake? The bigger the contrast on your skin and nail color, the tanner you […]

By Valerie Tan

Natural Deodorant Alternatives

When life gives you lemons, use it as deodorant!

By Barbi Chan

Best Hair Colors for Morena Skin

Caramel, tan, morena—these are just some of the ways you can describe naturally beautiful brown Pinay skin. I love how more and more women have decided to embrace their natural skin color and celebrate the innate sexiness that this skin color brings to the already gorgeous Filipina. I’m a morena girl myself and have never […]

Review: Davines Oi Shampoo and Conditioner

Any person who doesn’t understand how hair quality affects life and other things would probably scoff at the fact that I, Tara Cabullo, spent almost P2,500 on one bottle of shampoo and one bottle of conditioner. Even I can’t believe it sometimes. When the good folks of Salon Beauvoir invited me for a hair treatment […]

Tutorial: How to Apply Falsies

Truth: While it’s easy for me to do it on my clients, I have a difficult time putting this on myself! More often than not, I end up sticking the lash on my lids and saying to myself, “this is why people hire people like me to put this on them!” When I was starting […]