As the medical industry moves toward “less is more,” EMPIRE brings forth the latest medical treatments to the Philippines and in South East Asia through the pain management services that they provide. Started in 2014, the EMPIRE Centre for Regenerative Medicine aspired to become a pioneer of regenerative medicine here in the Philippines. Armed with their skillful doctors and modern medical equipment, EMPIRE continues to impart the current trends in the medical industry through the ultrasound-guided pain management services they want to let people know of. Through these machines, the doctor is guided on where to inject the solution In an interview with Dr. Jim de […]
Sophisticated footwear made through local craftsmanship is what Risque Designs is all about. STEP UP. Aside from flats, Risque Designs takes pride of their other aesthetic footwears. Photo grabbed from Risque Design’s Facebook page A brainchild of entrepreneur Tal de Guzman, Risque Designs aims to utilize Filipino local materials to transform ordinary footwear into an exquisite pair of shoes. By using indigenous materials, the footwear became an iconic display of Filipino culture, as the designs used are ‘proudly Filipino.’ Risque Designs produces a variety of shoes such as heels, wedges, flats, men shoes, and a range of collections shaped from imaginative craftsmanship and quality materials. Its customized designs are made […]
Sustainable and stylish. Ethical and elan. American brand Panda offers quality handcrafted sunglasses made of bamboo and with polarized lenses made from recycled polycarbonate materials. These stylish and luxurious eyewear products are light enough to float on water. Price per piece is P6,000. Each purchase benefits international non-profit organization TOMA Foundation with its Gift of Vision initiative that donates glasses to people in need. Panda is available in the following branches/stores: SM Mega Fashion Hall, SM Mall of Asia, Bratpack Greenbelt 5, Bratpack Robinsons Ermita, Magno Optical Glorietta, Magno Optical Trinoma.
Soi 7 is a fashion boutique that offers stylish ready-to-wear clothes from central Bangkok and all over Asia. These items — clothes, shoes and accessories — are carefully selected by the owner, who also works as a model, to check not only the designs but also the quality. They only have limited stocks of its products, so every time you’ll visit this place, a different batch of goodies will be charming you. And oh, the cost here is not something to be worried about, because Soi 7 offers fashionable products at reasonable prices. – Quezon City: Address: 2/F Cyber and Fashion Mall Eastwood City, Quezon City Telephone Number: (02) 661-8019 Address: […]
Say Goodbye to Unwanted Hair with the Lay Bare Filipino’s fascination and dedication to beauty and personal hygiene has given rise to countless spa, beauty salons and hair-removal salons in the Metro. One particular waxing salon stands out: Lay Bare Waxing Salon. – Lay Bare is considered the most recognized name in hair-removal salons – Considered as the foremost and the expert in hair removing technology, LayBare specializes in the use of cold sugar wax instead of the traditional hot wax used in other hair-removal and waxing salons. The advantage of using the cold sugar wax is that it is less painful compared to the traditional hot wax which is […]
This hair extension salon inspired by Japan’s capital is really nothing short of magic. Change your look, boost your confidence, and have a better day with a snap of a finger, literally! When owner Denise Aquino-Posadas was studying fashion in Japan, she had an epiphany: one’s OOTD doesn’t just involve matching shoes and accessories with clothes. To complete your OOTD, your hairstyle has to match, too! Unfortunately, at the time, Denise had short hair and so felt like she had limited options. That is, until she came upon some hair extensions in Harajuku. She tried them out and, without sounding too dramatic, it changed her entire life. Denise Aquino-Posadas wearing […]
This beauty soap might just hold the secret to a radiantly youthful you. Sofia’s Glutathion soap with Kojic and Collagen (Php 100) We’ve all heard it before: soaps and creams promising you a lighter skin color and the gift of prolonged youth. We constantly scour the supermarkets searching for “the real thing” or the right match for us. We all also know about Glutathione and how it inhibits Melanin formation and works as an antioxidant therefore lightening our skin effectively. Most soaps offer us this as they lure us in with their advertisements and deliver their product to us in pretty packaging. But what most whitening soaps haven’t done is […]
If you love pampering your nails and addicted with spoiling them with art, then look no further than these 4 salons with some not only offering nail art, but Japanese Nail Art. Japanese Nail Art isn’t your run-of-the-mill kind of nail art. It’s more intricate, sophisticated and (let’s be honest here) complicated. But with all these techniques comes great quality and long lasting head turning nails. With that, I’m sure you’d want to know where the best of the best are in the metro. Kiyosa: Japanese Total Beauty Having just had their grand launch last October, Kiyosa: Japanese Total Beauty or simply known as Kiyosa is the country’s first ever […]
Mich & Myl Nails is a multi-awarded nail salon in the Philippines. Recently, it has been awarded as the Best Nail Art Salon Specialist (National Award) by Golden Global Annual Awards 2014 for Business Excellence 2014 and Best Choice Innovation Nail Art Salon (National) by Best Choice Awards 2014. Its owner, Ms. Mylene Flores, also received the award for Best Choice Entrepreneur for Nail Art Industry. These are just some of the awards received by this popular nail salon. – – Mich & Myl Nails uses only the top quality nail polishes such as OPI, Orly and Essie and orders them from Japan. Customers can select from a wide range […]
Snoe showers the ladies with awesome beauty goodness. . Perhaps it’s the cute and quirky product names. Perhaps it’s that adorable shade of pink or their pop-arty design. Perhaps it’s the fantastically obscure “Our Story” section on their website. Well, whatever it is, Snoe Beauty has gotten us hooked. POUTY, COY, WIDE, WRY. Show the world your best smile with more than twenty shades of Kiss me. (Rouge Deluxe Complete Lip Care, PhP399.00) .Indeed, Snoe can easily become a girl’s best friend. From their debut line of whitening products in 2010, their collection has expanded to over 300 different types of makeup, skin care, hair and bath and body goods! […]
TOPGEL nail salon, located at the second floor of the luxurious Will Tower on Quezon Avenue, just opened July of this year. – A bright and wide, relaxing space. – It is the sister store of MICH & MYL Nails, a winner of the 2014 Philippines Top Nail Salon Awards which has branches in Ortigas and MOA, among other areas in Metro Manila. Their Gel Nails are priced for an affordable 780 pesos. – Pamper yourself after a long day of work! – They use top brands, such as ORLY and BNC. – The owner is a professional nailist, who has trained in Japan, Hong Kong and the United States, […]
UNIQLO is a popular Japanese clothing brand that has swept the fashion industry by storm. It was reported that on the opening week of the first branch which is in Mall of Asia, the sales achieved a brilliant record. The items being sold in the Philippines are the same as the line-up in Japan; however, since the Philippines is a tropical country, summer clothing such as polo shirts and shorts are well stocked throughout the year. UNIQLO Branches in Metro Manila Uniqlo SM MOA Store Address: Unit 2132-2139 2F Main Mall Building, SM Mall of Asia, J.W Diokno Blvd MOA Complex Brgy 076, Zone CBP 1-A Pasay City 1300 Store […]
Entertainer and hair salon purveyor Banbi Fuentes opened a nail salon that uses Kurisuakino in Quezon City. Nakamura Kudasaru, a Japanese manicurist for more than 13 years, is the one in charge of the nail services. Nakamura is using a soft type of Gel which can be removed by a soak off type remover solution and is characterized by easy durable nail.it is said that the gel, is used not only here in the Philippines and is hardened by gel nail. The nail polish they are using are also unique because it is odourless. With high quality materials and reliable technology, rei REI is considered as one of the best […]
– Cuts 4 tots cut- for-tots is a nice hair salon perfect for your children. For children to be distracted from their hair being cut, the salon prepared toys, car type chairs, and a lot of DVDs for children to watch. If it is the first time your child is having his or her haircut, the store will also provide a baby’s first haircut certificate with a picture on it. It is recommended to go in here during weekdays because the place is to crowded on weekends. –
(1) Branded nail polishes lined up neatly on the shelves; Plus the pretty Audrey Hepburn chairs to sit on (2) Comfortable high-quality recliner the LA-Z Boy for feet pampering services. The salon boasts its state of the art facilities and chic and stylish interior. The salon’s best nail service is the Soft Gel for P850, organice Nei Misa (P25) suitable for children and pregnant women. Just by being inside the salon already makes you feel beautiful.
Basement Salon is set up in the high-end area at Power Plant Mall. From the interior to the furniture, from the products and quality of their service, every bit feels is high-class. Products like L’Oreal, Schwazkopf, Kerastase are displayed neatly on the shelves. The 2nd floor is for make-up and beauty for non-hair services. The rooms for wax and tanning services are located here. They also offer nail care services. The most popular is the “Gel Nail” which is referred to nail extensions using a hard gel product.