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The best beauty deals from your favorite brands this 11.11

Nov 07, 2019 - 6:03 PM

Discounts off best-sellers from Happy Skin, Snoe, L’Oréal, MAC, and more

This Filipina-made US beauty brand gives back to Philippine NGOs

Jul 01, 2019 - 6:30 PM

An international beauty line that uses Philippine products and gives back to Philippine advocacies? Yes please!

China's U.S. tariff hike to target condoms, wine, pianos

May 31, 2019 - 11:05 PM

The move will cap a week that was marked by a heated war of words and Chinese threats to curb exports of rare earths, which are key to US tech industries

First impressions, prices: Eco-beauty brand Love Beauty and Planet

Jan 16, 2019 - 6:45 AM

It’s a new brand that promises sustainable and ethical beauty products at an equally ethical price point – but does it deliver?

Images courtesy of Love Beauty and Planet

Prices, top picks: Innisfree in the Philippines

Nov 22, 2018 - 3:52 PM

Budget-conscious K-beauty fans, don't worry — there are A+ Innisfree products available for every budget

IN PHOTOS: K-beauty brand Innisfree's first Manila store

Nov 22, 2018 - 2:02 PM

Your favorite Korean roadshop brand is finally in Philippine shores

8 Korean beauty brands you should check out

May 18, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Because there’s more to K-Beauty than CosRx and Dear, Klairs

Why the Philippine FDA issued an alert vs some K-beauty products

Apr 11, 2018 - 4:35 PM

The Food and Drug Administration says '12 of the 13 products are not notified with the FDA and are not allowed to be distributed in the country'

7 K-Beauty products that contain hero ingredient snail mucin

Apr 07, 2018 - 12:30 PM

All hail snail mucin!

Customs uncovers P600-M worth of fake beauty products

Mar 28, 2018 - 11:14 PM

Customs Commissioner Lapena says, 'smugglers nowadays are bold to import these counterfeit items because majority of the Filipinos patronize fake products (for) its cheaper price'

Go natural! Watsons launches their line of organic skin care

Oct 23, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Stephanie Zubiri-Crespi and Patricia Prieto swear by the benefits of olive and argan oils

Imposing vanity tax 'discriminatory’ vs women – Quimbo

Jan 11, 2017 - 5:25 PM

House Deputy Speaker Miro Quimbo says excise tax is usually imposed on luxury items or those that pose health risks neither of which apply on beauty products and services

NO TO VANITY TAX. Deputy Speaker Miro Quimbo does not think the DOF should impose excise taxes on beauty products and services. Photo by Rappler

Makati gov’t confiscates beauty products sold in Guadalupe

Aug 18, 2015 - 9:55 PM

Under orders from acting Mayor Kid Peña the Makati Health Department confiscates beauty and cosmetic products banned by the Food and Drug Administration

BANNED. Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña issues the directive after EcoWaste Coalition sent him a complaint letter about the products. File photo of Peña by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Burt's Bees co-founder Burt Shavitz dies at 80

Jul 07, 2015 - 12:44 PM

A statement from Burt Bees says he died in his hometown of Maine

[Executive Edge] From beauty queen to innovator

Apr 20, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Bb Pilipinas Universe 2006 Lia Andrea Ramos seeks to popularize the subscription box model in the country via her brainchild Glamourbox

Lazada recalls toxic products from site

Mar 23, 2015 - 7:57 PM

The online shopping retailer is also issuing full refund to affected customers

Online shoppers warned vs toxic beauty products

Mar 22, 2015 - 2:30 PM

The EcoWaste Coalition warns consumers against beauty products with hazardous materials such as mercury amphetamine sibutramine and steroids being sold online

BANNED. Slimming products banned by Hong Kong's Department of Health. EcoWaste Coalition says these are being sold at OLX. Photo from EcoWaste Coalition

Culture shock: Does it matter if you're brown or white?

Jan 06, 2014 - 3:25 PM

I find it baffling and ironic how white skin is seen as the ‘holy grail’ of skin tones

#PugadBaboy: White lies punchline 3

Aug 19, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Beauty products little white lies and marital harmony

#PugadBaboy: White lies punchline 2

Aug 19, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Vitamin E anti aging products and little white lies

#PugadBaboy: White lies

Aug 19, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Vitamin E fighting wrinkles and little white lies

Pamper products just for Dad

Jun 15, 2013 - 5:53 PM

On Father s Day give him something he won t expect: beauty products

AFTERSHAVE BALM. Even dads need to take care of their skin. All photos courtesy of Marks & Spencer

Cosmetic firms hunt for beautiful future in emerging giants

Sep 16, 2012 - 3:54 PM

The Euromonitor research group forecasts global growth worth 64 billion within 5 years including 26 billion in the Asia Pacific region and 22 billion in Latin America