hair Home of Filipino artisanal delights

When my original blog started out in 2008, I was primarily focused on indie and all-natural local brands. I was majorly into skin care, a little bit of makeup, with a dash of travel stories here and there. One of my greatest pleasures is discovering skin care products that are all natural, made with love, and crafted at home.

Fast forwad to today, I still get giddy at finding new stuff to try but since I try to live a simpler amd more pragmatic lifestyle, my shopping inclinations have tempered. I am more choosy about products that I purchase and brands that I support. Additionally, I’m mostly traveling or working so shopping online out of convenience has become a huge part of my life.

A new site you should definitely visit is

Sick of all the run-of-the-mill commercial stuff in malls? Then you’ll love their selection of handmade, artisanal products and cuisine that are 100% Filipino-made.

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Soft, tousled hair by Beach Born

Every summer babe longs for sun-kissed days, saltwater-sculpted wavy hair, and fine sand between her toes. But on days when we long for the beach life but can’t leave the big, bad city, Beach Born Sea Salt Spray comes to the rescue. It’s practically a texturizing spray that amps up the volume and leaves hair tousled and sexy, a local contender to the very popular Bumble & Bumble Surf Spray.


Just spray on towel-dried hair, braid, and secure with elastics. You can wait for it to dry or sleep on it. In the morning, unravel your braids to enjoy your new beach-y waves.

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