And finally, what has been a mystery for too long a time isn’t just who the giveaway winner is, but it also happens to be what prizes are in store for my blessed NYC giveaway winner :) I’d like to congratulate CHE (firstname.lastname@example.org) for you have won these lovely beauty “pasalubong” items from New York City! I will for sure have sent you an email requesting for your shipping and contact details minutes after this post goes up. The La Roche Posay Serozinc toner spray is actually a bonus item I threw in because a friend gave me two which came not from NYC, but from Europe :D So I thought whoever the winner was would love that since it is also a Caroline Hirons recommendation (the Pixiwoo sisters spray it on in this video interview with skincare expert Caroline). Serozinc Zinc-Sulfate Spray toner for the face helps prevent breakouts and speed up the healing process of existing zits, it also preps the face well for moisturizer. A list of all the prizes I’ve picked is provided below.
THE PRIZES FOR THE WINNER! – First Aid Beauty Facial Radiance Polish (Exfoliator), Maybelline Full ‘N Soft Mascara Waterproof (my favorite easy-wear mascara), Maybelline Age Rewind Concealer (Particularly for dark undereye circles, the shade I got was a MAC NC25-30 match, darker shades were often out of stock or tricky to spot), La Roche Posay Serozinc (Zinc Sulfate Spray Solution), Mario Badescu Oil Free Moisturizer, Mario Badescu Fruit and Vitamin Hand cream sample, Urban Decay Naked Skin Beauty Balm primer sample.
Thanks to all you girls who joined my “Guess Where I’m Going Giveaway” last month, I was actually in New York City (see this post here) with my cousin and we met up with some friends and had a wonderful time there. Japan isn’t the only place with cherry blossoms in the springtime by the way! Cherry blossom trees were blooming in so many places in New York City especially in Central Park and West Village :). So remember if you want to see cherry blossoms in the springtime, Japan isn’t the only destination to consider :).
Ellana Minerals posted this approximately 20 hours ago on their Facebook page, leave a comment at this link and mention what your favorite Ellana Minerals product is which you would like to win and be one of 5 winners of the giveaway. My favorite products are Ellana’s loose or pressed mineral powder foundation and their blush duo in Kitten/Peach passion. The giveaway ends one week from today. Like Ellana Minerals FB and join the giveaway here or click on the image below.
This Valentine’s I want you to smell great, look great, and plan a lifetime of love everyday you wake up alive. To SAD (Single Awareness Day) Club members don’t be moping about waiting for the sun to rise, this giveaway ESPECIALLY goes out to you guys. Remember the “Relaks Pag-Ibig Lang Yan…” planner I blogged about here a few weeks ago? It’s here in all its swoon-y looney delight!
I personally think that this giveaway is the most quirky love shove yet. One mushy winner takes all after this NATIONWIDE giveaway closes on Feb. 6. <3 Click “more” to jump to the full post with close-up photos of the prizes and to join via Rafflecopter.
It’s gift giving time! First, I’d like to thank the many brands that have supported my blog this year (there are lots of new ones) and also the brands that have been there since the beginning. This has certainly been the blog’s biggest year ever now that I’ve collaborated with brands that I would never have imagined working with a few years back. I’ve been given huge opportunities and have been blessed with so much! It’s definitely that time of the year to give back with gusto!
However my biggest thank you goes out to all of you who’ve been reading this blog, I’ve even just discovered that there are some of you who’ve been reading this blog since 2010?! That’s like totally cray (lol, ‘di bagay). Well this one’s for you and to join you simply have to follow the steps via the Rafflecopter widget at the end of the post. Please understand that I’ll do my best to send out the whole package before New Year, but if that doesn’t work the winner will receive the prize in January 2014. However, before that, let’s go through the loot first, shall we? Read more to see the individual prizes up close.
In case you didn’t catch my last MAKE UP FOR EVER techniques workshop which was unfortunately scheduled shortly after the Yolanda calamity you may want to join the one this Saturday at SM Aura’s MUFE pop-up store, December 14…there’ll be two time slots, 1-2 and 3-4pm. I’ll be teaching professionally done daytime to party looks using the MUFE Midnight Glow collection. You can text or call to reserve here 09156571647 if you really want to attend (workshop fee Php2500 with redeemable purchase). I’ll be featuring MAKE UP FOR EVER’s new 2013 Holiday Collection beautifully entitled “Midnight Glow”. You can reserve just in case but you can also wait to win 1 of 2 FREE slots I’m giving away in this post!
FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A FREE WORKSHOP SLOT all you have to do is leave a comment below this post sharing why a workshop like this excites you and what you hope to learn from it in max of 3 sentences, INCLUDE YOUR Email & PREFERRED TIME SLOT (1-2 or 3-4) in the comment. I will randomly pick 2 from the comment thread and announce the winners this Friday :).
I won’t be doing the avant garde look in the poster but a simpler wearable day to party night look inspired by that. That Midnight Glow palette by the way is a complete knockout win. The workshop isn’t free (it’s Php2500 with redeemable purchase as well in exchange) but I’m now raffling off 2 slots here for my workshop and it’s simpler than the last time to join. To ensure your slot in case you don’t end up winning the free slots this Friday just reserve here 09156571647 and prepare Php2500 for the workshop and a redeemable purchase. Okay, get those comments rolling, ladies!! Two free slots up for grabs!