From beauty talks, entrepreneurship and the biggest MEGA beauty revelations, the unfaltering success of the first ever MEGA Beauty Conference 2019 proved how it was indeed the most beautiful day of the year.
While it exuded the energy of millennial pink and pristine white all over the events hall of The Podium, exhibiting beauty brands beguiled the guests with their alluring booths for all who desired to avail the leading products everyone should have. Beyond that, the women behind the foremost beauty brands and MEGA editors shared how to amp up everyday looks and what is really imperative to include in our much-needed skincare routine.
With Jaz Reyes’ hosting prowess, Jennifer Arcellana of Hada Labo opened the series of talks on how we need to include hyaluronic acid as part of our skincare regimen, explaining how Hada Labo is formulated with that exact ingredient. Since we don’t want to harm our skin in any way or in any product we invest in, Origani and Christal Leung, Biochemist of Skin Need pointed out the essence of using organic products on the skin. Then a quick tutorial by Veronica Eala of Luxx Lash with Mika Reyes took place on how to properly put on magnetic eyelashes for that instant fanned out, come hither gaze.
For several years, MEGA has worked on covers that takes pride in extensive and jet-setting beauty looks that best complements each fashion trend, and this is what MEGA Editor-in-Chief, Peewee Reyes-Isidro primarily focused on during her talk. Browsing through past covers of MEGA, from major transformations to enhanced beauty, we make sure we essay only the true spirit of the brand and of the woman as well.
Then, Managing Editor, Trina Epilepsia-Boutain, and Beauty and Features Associate, Marella Ricketts shared their beauty rules in achieving one’s own signature looks. Whether it’s a day or a night time look, try to match it a little with your mood. For example, to attain a natural and enhanced beauty look, Marella highly suggests wearing a multi-purpose product for eyes, lips, and cheeks. It could be any makeup you wish to put on, you just need to show off some confidence while you wear it as how Trina advised.
“There’s a notion that taking care of yourself, especially for guys, is being vain, but in fact, being your best self is the best you can give yourself,” starts off Digital Content Editor, Angelo De Cartagena on his talk on men’s grooming. From minding your particular hygiene spots to as low maintenance as keeping yourself hydrated, it’s going to take an evident return on the long run.
Up next, more beauty gurus and entrepreneurs were introduced with some of our most loved brands like Happy Skin, M&Co., and VV&Co. Alex Roque, with her brother Gino Roque, have every Cosmetics, as well as am entrepreneurship opportunity perfect for ladies on-the-go. Meanwhile, Rissa Mananquil-Trillo shared how social media has served as the greatest platform to involve the ladies to the continuing growth of Happy Skin. After, Vern and Verniece Enciso proved how scent can be reminiscent of a place or food that you have a great memory of. The young perfume connoisseurs even dropped a hint on their new line that’s coming out next week.
To shed some insights on Vice Cosmetics’ beauty inclusivity, Kisses Delavin described the brand phenomenal. Kisses and the gandolls feel extremely happy with the Ganda For All campaign, which demonstrates how beauty is truly for everyone.
And of course, we couldn’t miss out on celebrities who fronted BYS cosmetics with their collections and campaigns such as, Teacher Georcelle, Nadine Lustre, and Regine Velasquez-Alcasid who all had an exclusive meet and greet at MEGA Beauty Con 2019.
Right after all the engaging and compelling beauty talks that got us thinking more into how we could make ourselves beautiful and wonderful each and every day, MEGA has finally unveiled the cover stars for the next Making MEGA series and it’s none other than our favorite love team, James Reid and Nadine Lustre. Where is it going to be? Well, that’s our little secret for now. Just stay tuned and watch out for all the clues along the way.
With the curtains drawn back on the end of the first MEGA Beauty Con, we cannot wait for the next edition, and essentially to learn more about all things beauty and more so, the self.
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