I’m so thrilled to receive makeup from Antonio Lopez x MAC Cosmetics!
Antonio Lopez was one of our idols during my UP College of Fine Arts years in the mid-’80s.
His style was something I could relate to, and my friends and I tried to copy his illustrations.
Now MAC Cosmetics captures the legendary illustrator’s vibrant energy, brazen attitude and love of life in a striking color collection featuring: Eyes x 6 Palettes, Lips x 3 Palettes and Face Palettes perfect for highlighting natural tones and contours. Each palette displays the face of one of his muses.
(Eyeshadow: Php 3360 • Lip palette: Php 2200 • Face palette: Php 3700)
Also available are three limited-edition accessories showcasing the unmistakable work of Antonio Lopez: a makeup bag, mirror and tote. Makeup bag available at MAC store only; mirror, full distribution; Antonio Lopez Tote, online only.
National Book Store’s biggest book sale of the year is on from August 30 to September 8, 2013 at all National Book Store and Bestsellers branches.
Enjoy deep discounts, up to 70% off bestsellers, sequels and new releases. Read more, spend less!
Thin pizza lovers have more to look forward to as Greenwich introduces Pizza Thins in four different flavors:
Signature Special, Hawaiian, Pepperoni and All Meat.
We got to try all four in an impromptu pizza buffet at home.
The pizzas come in two sizes: double and barkada
We got the smaller size (double)
To enjoy them, my husband Jeroen heated up some of the slices, while the kids didn’t mind grabbing them out of the box.
Verdict: The kids and I prefer simple pizza, so we liked Pepperoni best. So cheesy, no wonder kids like it.
Jeroen likes many toppings. His favorites were Signature Special and All-Meat.
He notes “the right thickness of the crust. I like its crunch when you bite. You can even eat the whole pizza, unlike other thin-crust pizzas where the ends become like cardboard. This one is perfect, with the right amount of toppings that go all the way to the edge of the pizza—another reason to finish every slice.”
Our least favorite was Hawaiian, simply because I don’t like pineapple with anything but a dish of rock salt.
Introducing Greenwich Pizza Thins are the new wave of Greenwich barkada who join John Lloyd Cruz, Lloyd Zaragoza, Vince Canizares and Mika Lagdameo in a new TV commercial.
They are radio and TV personality Andi Manzano, DJ and host Gino Quillamor, and model/entrepreneur Marco Lobregat.
I know what you’re thinking. Anne Curtis on the cover. Again.
But this cover is really about her sister Jasmine.
When I was younger, HOLA! magazine seemed so expensive and unaffordable. But I would buy it once in a while because it gave me a glimpse into the lives of rich people—not just Hollywood celebrities, but real rich people who live in unreal homes.
Now HOLA! magazine comes to the Philippines this September 2013.
Expect a glamorous take on entertainment, fashion and high society, with coverage on celebrity life, weddings, homes, grand holidays, babies, love lives, plus the latest products from top international brands and renowned designers—all geared towards the discerning taste of the elite consumer.
Its premiere cover features show biz sisters Jasmine and Anne Curtis Smith, while inside: Anton del Rosario of the Azkals and fiancée Sam Richelle, society girls in Balesin, the posh Roxas residence, Christian & Stephanie Gonzalez, and more.
HOLA! Philippines is the 15th international edition of HOLA! Spain and HELLO! UK.
Its maiden issue hits newsstands on August 29, 2013, via La Revista Publications, a joint venture of the Zobel and Aboitiz groups.