Monday, December 20, 2010

Loud & Outspoken by Fergie & AVON

Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas has always been an icon of this generation's music exuding a loud and outspoken attitude. More so now with Avon and "Outspoken by Fergie."

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Win Free Tickets To The BIG Holiday Outlet Sale 2010!

It's really the holiday season as the ultimate shopping event is here - The BIG Holiday Outlet Sale 2010!
What: The BIG Holiday Outlet Sale 2010
Where: SMX Convention Hall 4, SM Mall of Asia Complex
When: December 17-20, 2010 Friday-Monday 10a - 9p
Who: Free Entrance for all BPI Cardholders

Saturday, December 11, 2010

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Make Your Move Dance Competition for World AIDS Day

A special event to commemorate World AIDS Day will happen on December 1, 2010. A special dance competition dubbed “Make Your Move” will be held at SM Mall of Asia (MOA) Music Hall starting 10am.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

5 Winners of the Giordano Lion Polo Shirts!

Thank you dear Cosmo Manila readers for participating in this lifestyle blog's first ever contest and giveaway. And without further adieu, the five winners of the Giordano Lion Polo Shirts are...

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Sony Inspires Young Designers in Philippine Fashion Week 2010

Last October 30, 2010, Sony laptops served as an inspiration for a set of young and budding fashion designers in the Philippine Fashion Week. Cosmo Manila was there at the SMX beside SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City. The function room was jam-packed with fashion icons, Sony product enthusiasts, and spectators.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Giordano Lion Polo Collection Contest - Join & Win!

Christmas starts early in Cosmo Manila with the Giordano Lion Polo Collection!

Aside from the brand quality itself, what makes the Giordano Lion Polo t-shirt stand out is its detailed collar and the craftsmanship in the lion logo.

The stitched logo on the chest is embroidered. The lion logo originated from the crest logo of the Crest Logo  (there was a lion inside the crest logo).

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Artistry Renewing Peel - Chemical Peel Alternative w/o the Visible Peeling

I have tried glycolic peel procedures from mall-based dermatologists and it was alright, albeit the little pain and some cost. This is what the Amway Artistry intensive skincare renewing peel is trying to address, minus the visible peeling.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Friday, October 8, 2010

Is Phiten Just A Fad?

Originally from Japan, Phiten was brought to the Philippines by a local distribution company called SEEMI back in 2007.

Monday, September 27, 2010

Fashion Find: Tweet No Evil Shirt

I was on an unplanned window shopping yesterday at SM Megamall when a shirt with a tag-line called my attention. An instant fashion find!

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

ONE Naturales: Nature & Beauty in One

Nature & Beauty in ONE
The ONE Naturales product line was recently launched in Makati with a pool side party, summer music, and attended by beautiful people in cosmopolitan Manila.

Friday, September 3, 2010

September 10 Philippine Holiday for Ramadan

Septemebr 9 Holiday
It's a non-working Philippine holiday on  September 10 as the Palace declares it to give way for the festivities for Ramadan / Eid ul Fit’r or the end of the holy month of fasting by the Muslims.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Eid’l Fit’r Ramadan on September 9 Holiday Still Unverified

Triggered by the August 23 Philippine holiday revision, the work force are now led to think that previously declared holiday Eid’l Fit’r Ramadan on September 9 (holiday) might not push through.
The public are once again guessing of the upcoming Eid’l Fit’r Ramadan holiday on September 9 with the absence of an official government declaration or announcement from the new administration.

Sunday, August 29, 2010

Let's Get Loud on Grand Prix Singapore Season 2010

Formula 1 in Singapore
Come September 17 until 26, it’s going to get loud in Singapore as everyone revs up the 2010 Grand Prix Season Singapore (GPSS).

Getting Loud and Lucky in Timog QC

Bar Hop Day  3 w/ Jay
Being a long time party-place area, Timog in Quezon City has long been known for its ultimate clubbing experience. All types of bar and clubs, from light to intense, line the streets of Timog and adjacent Tomas Morato.

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Getting Loud in Makati and A Sidetrip to the SideBar

Friday Clubbers
In the day-2 of our bar hopping adventure, I invited a different set of friends. This time, there were four of us, and we've decided to raid the bars of Makati City.

Friday, August 27, 2010

Getting Loud at The Fort

It was a drizzly night last Thursday in Fort Bonifacio but it didn't stop my friend Ryan and I from checking out the clubs at The Fort in Taguig.

Encore, Toyz Expereince, & Toyz

When you say clubbing, Encore (the previous Embassy) remains to be standard symbol of premium clubbing in the metro. We passed by Encore and headed to nearby Toyz.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Miss Universe 2010 Winner is Ms. Mexico

22 yr old Jimena Navarette of Mexico won the crown as this year's new Miss Universe 2010 winner.
The Miss Universe Pageant was held today, August 23, 2010 (Aug 24 in the Philippines), at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The pageant was aired on NBC.

Friday, August 13, 2010

Discovering Enjoy Lifestyle Card

I have been a Citibank Credit Card user for more than 6 years now and I haven't paid a single centavo for my annual membership fee. Why? Because I'm loyal and use my reward points intelligently. :)

I also have a other credit cards, SM Advantage card and a Mercury drugstore Suki Card, among others. So I guess you get the point. :)

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Is August 23 is A Holiday? Not Anymore! :(

The president has overturned a previous August 23 Philippine Holiday proclamation making it now a regular woking day.
They returned the regular holiday to August 21 (Saturday),  the actual Benigno 'Ninoy' Aquino Day.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

My Great Sale Find at Robinson's Toys R' Us!

Robinson's Toys R' Us
It's that season of the year again - it's Robinsons Malls' annual All-Out Clearance Sale for the whole month of August!

And so I found myself again last August 1 in my favorite Robinsons Mall - Robinson's Galleria.

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

August 23 & August 30 - Philippine Holidays 2010; Long Weekends Expected

Students and workers can revel in the upcoming Philippine 2010 Holidays combo of 2 consecutive Mondays - August 23 21 & August 30, 2010.
They are declared as as a special non-working holiday and regular Philippine holiday, respectively.
Impt Aug 12 UpdateAug 23 is not a holiday anymore. Aug 21 is a holiday, instead.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Nisce Skin N' Face: Manicure of the Virgin Fingersnails

In a predominantly 'macho' social society like the Philippines, personal care for men is basically limited to soap, shampoo, and perfume.

Much less for more intricate procedures such as manicure, pedicure, and the likes in cosmopolitan manila.

Sunday, July 25, 2010

A Night of Beautiful Women and Sunsilk Hair

It was no ordinary night as Whitespace cosmopolitan events venue in Makati was filled with beautiful ladies, Sunsilk & Unilever managers, and lifestyle personalities last July 16, 2010.

More importantly we were joined by Sunsilk celebrity endorser Sarah Geronimo and Sunsilk Co-Creations international hair experts Yuko Yamashita and Teddy Charles.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Food and Fashion Mix: Greenwich-Team Manila Level Up Pinoy Shirts Collaboration

And I never thought pizza-pasta and apparel can mix. :) Recently, Greenwich Pizza and Team Manila's collaboration defied the staus quo of mixing food with fashion.
In line with it's "Level-Up" campaugn,  Greenwich celebrates Filipino pride in showing everyone how world class we are. They released 2,010 pieces of Limited Edition Level Up Pinoy Shirts exclusively  designed and produced by Team Manila early last month.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Eveready @ 110: Isang Laging Handang Pilipinas

Eveready has provided light to the world for 110 years now. Eveready Phils. celebrated this feat last month alongside Philippine Independence Day in SM Mall of Asia.
With the theme "Isang Laging Handang Pilipinas," the celebration highlighted a Flashlight Exhibition Intro by performing dancers, cheerleaders, and bands. There was also a display of marching cadets.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

M&M'S Fun Travel Promo

Hear Ye M&M chocolate fans! Your favorite chocolate brand has an awesome surprise promotion starting July 15!
Buy M&M's chocolate, keep and collect the empty wrappers and redeem M&M'S travel accessories!

Blackout Hits Luzon Due to Typhoon Basyang

With the recent typhoon / storm Basyang, Luzon, including cosmopolitan Metro Manila, experienced a wide area blackout.
With massive winds and destruction brought about by typhoon Basyang, most of the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) power lines were not able to hold.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Dermcare Opens in SM North The Block

Dermcare Luxe Wellness and Spa opened their SM North The Block branch earlier this month in the middle of cosmo Manila.
Situated at the 5th level of SM The Block in the SM City North Edsa mall complex in Quezon City, Dermcare is committed to provide its customers with luxurious body care, skin care services and pampering spa treatments.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

San Mig Party All Night Details

The San Mig Light Party All Night is an ulitmate clubbing event where the party will rage on for 12-hours non-stop and will feature a mix of club music and entertainment each single hour. 

It kicks off 6pm of June 25, 2010 at SMX Convention Center beside SM Mall of Asia and will continue on until 6am of the next day - June 26, 2010.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Coors Light 3-Point Play Sent Winners to NBA Finals

Did you enjoy the recent NBA Finals? More so did Ma. Luisa Uyehara, right from the court side.
Just by purchasing a bucket of Coors Light, Luisa won the 'Coors Light 3-Point Play to the NBA' promotions.

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Hyperspeed to Growth with Marketing

Entitled "Marketing in Hyperspeed," the Philippine Marketing Association is organizing the 41st National Marketing Conference 2010.
It will be held this coming June 24 and 25 (Thursday and Friday) at Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Pasay City, Philippines.

"Beating The Odds" by Velasco & Saludo

A new book entitled "Beating The Odds" has come out of the shelf of mainstream local bookstores of the Philippines.

Co-authored by Renato Velasco and Ricardo Saludo, the book talks about the outgoing president's policymaking and governance through her 9 years of administration.

Saturday, June 19, 2010

How To Vote for Ivan Dorschner of PBB Teen Edition 3

Whenever I'm home within the PBB Teens time slot, I make sure to tune in to Pinoy Big Brother.

Watching the reality show give viewers the chance to see how real people react to real life stimulus within a given environment. And in the current season, it's about teens, hence the 'Teen Edition.'

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Freshman: On Men's Intimate Hygiene

Although the local airwaves are filled with feminine wash commercials, it never occurred in my mind that there would be a corresponding male version - a masculine wash.
Eventually, now, to metrosexuals and cosmopolitan dwellers, there is. Freshman, the newest local intimate hygiene product for men comes to the picture.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Electrolux Introduces Small Appliances Line in Philippine Market

From refrigerators, dishwashers, washing machines, big vacuum cleaners and cookers, Electrolux recently launched its new line of small appliances in the local market.

Still focused on the philosophy “Thinking of You,” Electrolux felt that the Filipino market is now ready for its innovative small appliances.

Sunday, May 23, 2010

Monday, May 17, 2010

Samsung Genoa Helps Sam Milby Stay in Touch

For the busy actor Sam Milby, staying in touch with friends and loved ones can be a challenge.

This is where versatile and feature rich mobile phone Samsung Genoa comes into play.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Robotars 1st Custom Show Features Ogilvy Designers with Green-themed Robotars

Gilbert Ibañez and Jan Calleja from Redworks Manila created 7-inch resin custom toys Zakitar and Slick Rick, respectively.

The two joins more than a dozen other artists and designers' Robotar designs in the Robotars 1st Custom Show at the Art Asia Gallery in SM Megamall.