Beauty, Video Blog

Gift ideas? Check out the Burt’s Bees Christmas bundles!

Still not done with your Christmas shopping? Why not give your family and friends the gift of natural care? Check out the wonderful Christmas packages from Burt’s Bees which contain their best-selling Res-Q ointment, tinted lipbalms, Milk and Honey Body Lotion and Shea Butter Hand Cream.

Beauty, Practical Beauty

Today’s face!

Excuse the shameless selfie! I just can’t contain how pleased I am with Human Nature’s mineral make-up line and the Happy Skin Zit Zapper Cream. I haven’t fully disclosed my ordeal with cystic acne (which I started having in April of this year) and my search for products that are of excellent quality and gentle on my already sensitive skin. 😦


I began using the Human Nature mineral powder and foundation when it was launched a few years ago. I was even on their demo video, with none other than Creative Director Camille Meloto doing my make-up!

Back then, I could still afford to be adventurous with my skin care products. Try this, try that, no reaction? Cool. This year however, I began to realise that my body and skin have changed (you know naman age, I’m not a teenager anymore). If you remember, I wrote about breaking out really bad after I tried the Pond’s Flawless White BB Cream. Again, if you use the product and it works well for you, that’s good. I had to stop using it because my skin had a bad reaction.

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Radiate Youthful Glow with Burt’s Bees Radiance Line

It’s been a while since I saw and spent time with the ladies of Sample Room. Although we’d communicate constantly via email and Facebook, there’s something about meeting up physically over a nice cup of tea and afternoon treats. February 12, 2015 marked the launch of an exciting offer from Burt’s Bees exclusively available through Sample Room.

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2015 02Have you heard about the amazing benefits of Royal Jelly? Royal Jelly is an excellent source of nutrients including eight essential amino acids, proteins, minerals and vitamins B1, B2, B5, B6, along with Biotin, Niacin and Folic Acid. No wonder it’s fed to the queen bee in her first days of life to ensure her growth and fertility. Imagine a skin care product infused with all the Royal Jelly goodness!

Radiance Serum The Burt’s Bees Radiance Serum is a lightweight, nourishing liquid that helps enhance skin’s natural radiance. It’s formulated with Licorice Root Extract and Glycerin for moisturization. 2-3 drops are all you need after cleansing and toning the skin. Since it’s officially summer in the Philippines, this light serum is a great nourishing and brightening addition to your skin care regime.


The Radiance Facial Cleanser (I haven’t tried this yet) and Toner. The cleanser is formulated with Jojoba Beads that help exfoliate skin. The toner is gentle as water but packed with the nourishing benefits of royal jelly.

P1160724-002The Burt’s Bees Radiance line is now available for order online! Check out and enjoy shopping wherever you are! You can also follow @BurtsBeesPH on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

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