Life & Times

Stay ‘Happy,’ beautiful and cared for under the sun

April 23, 2014 7:35 pm

Proudly Filipino-made cosmetic brand Happy Skin joins women across the country in basking under the summer while staying beautiful despite the sweltering heat. A very young brand, Happy Skin continues to fulfill its promise to formulate “makeup that cares for … Read more »

Giving Filipinos ‘Healthy Skin for Life’

April 23, 2014 7:33 pm

Galderma Philippines celebrates “Healthy Skin for Life” as Cetaphil turns 67 years last March 21 at The Manila Peninsula, Makati City. The event was hosted by Edric Mendoza, the lead anchor of ANC’s On The Money, a daily show where … Read more »

Have your ‘travel light’ skin care

April 23, 2014 7:32 pm

“Pack smart and practical” is the new mantra of the business and leisure set, and making proper usage of the limited space in your carry-on luggage becomes a very useful skill. But don’t fret if you think packing tight won’t … Read more »

Loving, living the provincial life

April 23, 2014 7:31 pm

Early Palm Sunday morning, to mark the beginning of the Holy Week, we found ourselves amongst the throng of parishioners of Sto. Domingo Church in the rustic, quiet town of Calatagan in Batangas. Sto. Domingo Church, that is coincidentally both … Read more »

Gateway Nagoya: Of picture perfect prefectures

April 20, 2014 12:01 am

A cherry blossoms invasion took over Instagram and Facebook accounts in the Philippines this April.  Most, if not all of them, were posts from the Land of the Rising Sun.  Flowering each year for a short three weeks from the … Read more »

Cebu Pacific launches new flights to Tokyo, Nagoya

April 19, 2014 11:57 pm

Cebu Pacific Air launched two new international destinations on March 30, and effectively became the first Philippine low-cost carrier to operate direct daily flights from Manila to Tokyo (Narita), and four times weekly flights from Manila to Nagoya, in addition … Read more »

Trekking the great outdoors in style

April 19, 2014 11:57 pm

Surviving the outdoors can be difficult if you don’t have the right stuff with you. It can get uncomfortable and inconvenient, especially for those who are used to creature comforts. However, there’s a new buzzword in embracing the great outdoors.  … Read more »

Zenyu Eco Spa introduces first negative ion-infused hot bed for city dwellers

April 19, 2014 11:55 pm

In the coming years, Filipinos will continue to see. the rise of wellness and beauty centers around the country with completely new concepts. Dr. Eric Tan, spa manager of Hotel H2O’s Zenyu Eco Spa, confidently predicted this to The Manila … Read more »

Go fiesta-hopping at the Quirino Grandstand

April 19, 2014 11:54 pm

Festive merry-making is one of the most defining traits of the Filipino. Our buoyant spirit, which readily manifests itself even in the most mundane circumstances of everyday life, bursts into unbridled proportions during local feasts. Thus, many balikbayans time their … Read more »

The good egg

April 12, 2014 8:39 pm

How Easter egg traditions began Decorating and hunting for eggs is a symbolic tradition that celebrates Easter Sunday, or the resurrection of Jesus Christ. It makes this joyous occasion more fun and exciting for young and old alike. After days … Read more »