• 9 Things Busy Moms Should Add To Their Vanity Kits Now!

    Time to update your personal care and makeup stash!
    by Rachel Perez .
9 Things Busy Moms Should Add To Their Vanity Kits Now!
  • As the weather changes, so does a busy mom's personal care and makeup stash. Yes, we have little time to worry about how we look, but it doesn't mean we don't care at all. Who wants to cross off their never-ending to-do list of errands and tasks with tired-looking eyes or patchy and dry skin? Experience has taught us that feeling good about how you look definitely helps one accomplish tasks with a smile. 

    That being said, moms always look to trusted brands and products that can deliver what they need promise and more! These products can help keep the skin smooth and healthy and the presentable for the general public--and keep you in high spirits every day.

    For good coverage

    The first ever Maybelline New York Super BB Cushion compact gives your skin that radiant glow, achieves pore-less perfection, provides moisture, lasting coverage, and sun protection--all that with zero stickiness. 
    P749, available at all Maybelline counters in department stores nationwide.

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    For your brows

    K-Palette Lasting 2Way Eyebrow Liner has improved its new formulation even more! It provides even better protection from water or sweat, easier application, and two new shades: Mocha Brown and Grayish Brown.
    P895 each, available in Beauty Bar stores, Rustan's (Shangri-la, Makati, ATC), and The SM Store in Megamall, Mall of Asia, Makati, Aura & North Edsa and online on Zalora.com.ph.

    For your lashes


    Our new go-to is the Revlon Ultimate All-in-One Mascara that comes with a mini brush designed to reach every lash. One product can give your lashes added volume, length, lift, and color.
    P650, available at all Revlon counters nationwide

    For your lips

    Rainy season doesn't mean you can skip hydrating your lips. Prevent chapped and windburns with Human Nature Tinted Lip Balms that adds moisture and color to your lips--and it’s made with natural ingredients, too!
    P89.75, available at humanheartnature.com and in select outlets

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    For your face


    If you have sensitive skin, Physiogel Calmin Relief Gentle Cream Cleanser help reduce redness and irritation associated with dry skin and restores comfort. It's suds-free (and rinse-free!), but cleans effectively.
    P850 (200ml), available at Mercury Drug and Watsons; also comes in moisturizer form Face Cream, P800, and Face Cream Rich, P850.

    For your body

    The newest body pampering soap Olay Skin Whitening Bar with Rose & Milk gently exfoliates and brigtens skin to appear naturally lighter, and also evens out the skin tone. Anyone wh likes the scent of rose will find this divine.
    P34 (60g) and P46 (90g), available in leading supermarkets and drug stores nationwide; also comes in Vitamin C and Papaya variants

    For more body moisture

    Dove Body Milk Essential Nourishment Body Lotion contains Dove's unique DeepCare Complex, a special mix of skin natural nutrients and rich essential oils to help improve skin moisture. It has a soothing scent, too!
    P180 (250ml), at leading department stores and supermarkets

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    For your feet

    Perfect to relieve tired feet! The Body Shop's Peppermint Reviving Foot Soak not only relaxes the feet muscles, but it also gets rid of unwanted odor. After braving the rains, use this right after taking a warm shower.
    Available in all The Body Shop branches nationwide.

    For your underarm


    Avon Feelin Fresh with Crystal Tawas gives your underarm the care it needs. It's 100% natural ingredients make underarm skin look whiter and offers 24-hour protection from sweat and odor--perfect for sensitive skin.
    P199 (cream) and P149 (roll-on), available in leading stores and on avon.com.ph


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