Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

The Soapbox Filipina | February 18, 2018

Scroll to top


flair & fashion Archives - The Soapbox Filipina

I follow a personal style which is both trendy and classic.

Iron On Patches on Old Shirts

February 27, 2017 |

Iron On Patches on Old Shirts:  

Patches made a huge come back in 2015, I thought of upgrading some of my old shirts through them.

Besides that, it gives me that 90s cool kid vibe—the fashion style which defined my entire college life.

( While millennials have the nineties CONTINUE READING HERE

My Three Wearable Nude Lipsticks

December 10, 2016 |

My Three Wearable Nude Lipsticks

These are my day wear or errand lipsticks –the “emergency” lip colors tucked in my pocket or purse.

They are for moms like me who are in a hurry most of the time.

1. Mysterious Mocha
     Maybelline Color Show
     Creamy Matte Lip Color


My Great Hair Colored Week

December 2, 2016 |

My Great Hair Colored Week


I, together with a mommy-friend from my son’s school, spent minimal amount for a new look. 

This week my friend Taye and I, went to The Landmark Department Store in Trinoma Mall, to buy Loreal hair color pack ( Excellence Cream) at a CONTINUE READING HERE

Happy Skin’s Pretty Lip Duo

June 12, 2016 |


 “Prints Made Pretty Collection” is the make up line for some products from Happy Skin. It is a collaboration between Happy Skin and the local clothing brand Plains and Prints. Happy Skin’s Prints Made Pretty Collection” was launched last February.

Happy Skin featured their make up, while Plains and CONTINUE READING HERE

Ruby Woo

June 7, 2016 |


 It took a while till I realized why the catchall phrase for red lips? on a morena-skinned woman would be, ” ’twas ruby woo-ed”. 

As usual, it is me and my dramatics on being ” a late bloomer” in cosmetics.

And my personal semantics on “Who is Ruby Woo”, rather CONTINUE READING HERE

Friends With Benefit

February 28, 2015 |


As I have always said, I am a late bloomer in makeup.  So I always go for the user-friendly kind of makeup.

(that which will not take my entire afternoon to put on. Or annoy the husband, who might be honking the car horn -all because I cannot CONTINUE READING HERE