Sparkle TV: Day To Night Makeup Looks (And Another Happy Skin Giveaway!)

Yay, I finally have a new video up! I shared some of my #lazygirlbeauty hacks here, so watch and let me know what you think :)

I make a lot of last-minute plans, so these little tricks always make me feel more put-together and confident enough for a random adventure. If you liked the video, I hope you’ll support my new baby by subscribing to my channel (click here!) and as a special treat…

Here's what it looks like when you open it. I have to admit, the shades just seemed okay at first. Nothing too exciting.

I’m giving THREE of my sparkly subscribers a chance to bring home the “How To Conquer The World” set from Happy Skin! It has both the lippies I used in the video (my detailed review here).

Find out how you can win after the jump! Continue reading

Sparkle TV: Happy Skin Makeup Kit Unboxing + Giveway!

I got to collaborate with homegrown brand, Happy Skin, and unbox their limited edition Served On A Silver Platter Makeup Kit (P1,999). It’s actually a great starter kit for those who are building their makeup collection and it’s super easy to use, too. Watch the video below for all my tips (and see how you can win one of your own—we’re giving THREE away!).

So guys, if you want to win a kit, you know what to do! Just remember to leave a comment on my YouTube channel here, so that I know that you’re joining and tell me why you want to win. Hehe, I forgot to mention that in the video. I’ll announce the winners on May 31, 2016 and will inform them by replying to their comment on my YouTube channel.

Good luck and don’t forget to give me a thumbs-up if you like the video and want to see more unboxings! ♥

4 Hair Strategies For Modern, Cool Girl Waves

Remember when I cut my hair? Well, I was kinda stressing over the weekend because I couldn’t figure out how to style it. But after a lot of IG stalking, I think I finally got it!!

Yessssss!!! I finally figured out the winning hair formula!

Yessssss!!! I finally figured out the winning hair formula!

Unfortunately, the stylist usually gets the blame when a cut doesn’t turn out as expected. But since I super love + trust mine (read about him here), I knew that it was a “user error” and just had to adjust my hair game. Here’s how I did it:

Mane Strategy #1: Prep with the right product.

After drying my hair, I scrunched a blob of Ouai Finishing Crème, US$24, into my strands.

After drying my hair, I scrunched a blob of Ouai Finishing Crème, US$24, into my strands.

Guys, this product is such a game changer and it protects you from heat styling, too! It really was love at first scrunch, because it gave me the grit and hold I wanted. I asked my sister to buy this for me when she was in the US and it’s sooo worth it, but I’ll have to save my review for another post! For now, let’s go back to my mane strategies! You won’t want to miss #3—it’s the real secret to nailing this look! Continue reading

Sparkle TV: Valentine’s Day Makeup Look Tutorial

It is February!!! The month of hearts. The month of romance. The month of l-o-v-e. To honor that, I thought I’d do a little makeup tutorial about my Valentine’s Day Date Look. But if you’re the guy I’m going out on a date with, don’t watch! Haha, you’re not allowed to watch me primp! LOL :p

This video’s my first full makeup tutorial, so I really hope you guys will try this look (tag me on IG if you do!). Oh, and don’t forget to show me some sparkly love and support by subscribing to my channel here and leaving a comment!

Happy V-day makeup practicing!! ♥

Sparkle TV: Unboxing Benefit’s Do The Hoola Kit

It’s my last video for the year! I launched my sparkly YouTube channel a few months ago without any expectations. I didn’t even make a real lineup or script! My goal was to have fun and just keep sharing all of my “real beauty” tips and tricks with you! And you know what? I think that formula worked! said I was one of the Pinay YouTube Beauty Vloggers to follow! Thank you so much, Team Cosmo! said I was one of the Pinay YouTube Beauty Vloggers to follow! Thank you so much, Team Cosmo! Click here to read the full article and see more local YouTubers you should follow.

The article actually came out over a month ago, but I only felt like sharing it with you on the blog now. Hehe, I guess I’m kind of shy that way. But believe me, I was super kilig and did a MAJOR happy dance in the middle of the event when I found out. And it kinda looked like this! LOL!

Anywaaaay, I guess what I really want to say is a big THANK YOU to my sparkly readers for all the love, positivity, support, and for subscribing (click here if you haven’t yet!). And I really hope you’ll like my next video! I noticed that you guys liked my unboxing of Benefit’s 12 Days of Gorgeous Set a lot, so I did another one for their Do The Hoola Kit. There’s a mini makeup tutorial there also, so watch, subscribe, and don’t forget to leave me a thumbs-up!

Sending you guys lots of sparkly love over the holidays! And if you haven’t done your Christmas shopping yet, click here to find out where you should go for fab beauty finds! ♥