Essence Get Big Lashes Volume Boost Mascara


~₱199 for 12mL

Available at Essence counters.

Ingredients: Aqua (water), cera alba (beeswax), nylon-12, candelilla (euphorbia cerifera) wax, glyceryl stearate, stearic acid, decyl olivate, hydrogenated olive oil stearyl esters, carnauba (copernicia cerifera) wax, pvp, aminomethyl propanol, hydroxyethylcellulose, potassium sorbate, polyquaternium-10, allantoin, ethylhexylglycerin, tetrasodium edta, TBHQ, phenoxyethanol, CI 77499 (iron oxides)

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San San Rosanne Collection Lipstick in Berry Bloom


Price: ₱98 for 3.6g

Available at HBC stores nationwide

Ingredients: Beeswax, Euphorbia cerifera (candelilla) wax, paraffinum liquidum, Ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, Copernica cerifera (carnauba) wax, lanolin, isopropyl myristate, ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate, octocrylene, benzyl alcohol, tocopheryl acetate (vitamin E), retinol (vitamin A), ascorbic acid (vitamin C), mica, CI 77891, CI 45380, CI 15850, fragrance

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MAC Frost Lipstick in Angel



Price: ~P1000 for 3g

Available at MAC counters

Ingredients: Ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, trioctyldodecyl citrate, glyceryl triacetyl hydroxystearate, Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) oil, Euphorbia cerifera (candelilla) wax, octyldodecanol, beeswax, tricaprylin, ozokerite, Copernica cerifera (carnauba) wax, cetyl ricinoleate, microcrystalline wax, tocopherol, ascorbyl palmitate, calcium sodium borosilicate, alumina, calcium aluminum borosilicate, tin oxide, silica, vanillin. May contain: Mica, titanium dioxide (CI 77891), iron oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), bismuth oxychloride (CI 15850), red 21(CI 45380), red 28 lake (CI 45410), red 30 lake (CI 73360), red 33 lake (CI 17200), yellow 5 lake (CI 19140), yellow 6 lake (CI 15985), yellow 10 lake (CI 47005)

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Essence Lash Mania Reloaded Mascara


~P199 for 10mL

Available at Essence counters.

Ingredients: Aqua (water), synthetic beeswax, paraffin, glyceryl stearate, acacia senegal gum, butylene glycol, oryza sativa (rice) bran wax, stearic acid, palmitic acid, polybutene, vp/eicosene copolymer, carnauba (copernicia cerifera) wax, aminomethyl propanol, hydroxyethylcellulose, tropolone, phenoxyethanol, CI 77499 (iron oxides)

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Bobbie Cosmetics Dare to Bare Duo Powder Foundation

Bobbie Cosmetics Duo Powder

Price: P199 for 9g

Available at Bobbie Cosmetics counters

Ingredients: Talc, mica, talc (and) dimethicone/methicone copolymer, micronized titanium dioxide, zinc stearate, polymethylmethacrylate, polydecene, dimethicone, cyclopentasiloxane (and) dimethicone, acetylated lanolin alcohol, methyl paraben, propyl paraben, tocopheryl acetate. May contain (+/-): CI 77891, CI 77492, CI 77499, CI 77491

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Essence Stay All Day Liquid Foundation

Essence Stay All Day liquid foundation

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Price: P319 for 30mL

Available at Essence counters in department stores

Ingredients: Aqua (water), cyclopentasiloxane, butylene glycol, cyclohexasiloxane, BIS-PEG/PPG-14/14 dimethicone, sodium chloride, boron nitride, sodium potassium aluminum silicate, mica, caprylyl glycol, disteardimonium hectorite, triethoxycaprylylsilane, propylene carbonate, pentaerythrityl tetra-di-t-butyl hydroxyhydrocinnamate, silica, parfum (fragrance), alpha-isomethyl ionone, benzyl salicylate, citronellol, coumarin, limonene, linalool, CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499 (iron oxides), CI 77891 (titanium dioxide)

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