Tag Archives: women

February 8, 2018

Raped at 6, she ‘very easily’ forgave her attacker for robbing her of her childhood

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By Joanne Rae M. Ramirez “One never forgets.” Never, never, in my wildest dreams did I think that the principal when I was in high school at the Assumption Convent, San Lorenzo, the nun in the purple habit who would strum the guitar during Mass and give the most compelling of talks — and the Continue Reading


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February 2, 2018

Ayala Malls and Janat Paris honor 12 Filipinas at the first Women of Eiffel Tower Awards

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French tea house Janat Paris and Ayala Malls honored 12 outstanding Filipina leaders and innovators at the first-ever Women of Eiffel Tower Awards last Jan. 31, 2018 at the Greenbelt Park. The Women of Eiffel Tower Awards aims to honor women who have made indelible marks on their respective fields. SALt Lamps inventor Aisa Mejino Continue Reading


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January 8, 2018

Beauty for all: L’Oréal’s Carmel Valencia on the company’s thrust for sustainability

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By ISABELLA OLIVARES Beauty. It’s the big B word that everyone wants to hear and the characteristic that everyone wants to have. More often than not, the word “beauty” is used to describe physical appearance. And who wouldn’t want to be considered beautiful? Every morning, we dress ourselves up, put on makeup and fix our hair in Continue Reading


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December 4, 2017

Three trendsetting celebs are sporting this classic jewelry brand

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Trends need trendsetters to make them happen (sorry, Gretchen Weiners, but “fetch” just didn’t happen). But even trendsetters know that you should never ditch the classics, and that these classics can even elevate the best of fashion trends. This is why these three uber chic celebrities were seen sporting Tiffany & Co. jewelry — undoubtedly Continue Reading


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September 14, 2017

Can we please talk about how cute Happy Skin’s newest collection is?

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Fresh from their partnership with Disney, Happy Skin has proved once again that it is the queen of cute cosmetics. This time, they’ve partnered with Sanrio, the makers of everyone’s favorite cat (Hello Kitty!) to create the brand’s most adorable collection to date! (The Happy Skin X Sanrio Characters Shut Up & Kiss Me Liquid Matte Continue Reading


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March 8, 2017

Fighting the good fight: Filipinas who made history

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March is officially designated as National Women’s Month in the Philippines as part of the worldwide celebration of International Women’s Day. To all our mothers, sisters, aunts, grandmothers, female friends and the many other heroines in our lives, this one’s for you. In this gallery, PeopleAsia honors nine Filipinas who have pushed for every woman’s rightful place in this world and Continue Reading


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February 2, 2017

Hail to the Queens

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For as long as anyone can remember, Filipinos have had a time-tested love affair with beauty pageants. Perhaps it’s seeing beautiful faces that excites them the most, or maybe it’s the glamorous dresses put on display and the stories of each potential queen that catch their attention. Or, maybe, it’s the chance that these pageants Continue Reading


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May 27, 2016

Leni Robredo: A Lady of Legacy

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Long before she topped the Vice-Presidential surveys, Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo has already been a woman whose ultimate style is in her substance. Read more about her in this exclusive story from 2013. Text by BüM D. TENORIO JR.  Photography by MAU MAURICIO  A miracle worker she is not. But it is from this Continue Reading


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May 16, 2016

Dr. Vicki Belo: BELOved

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Life may have taken a quieter turn for this celebrity doctor, but that doesn’t mean she isn’t working as hard, or that she doesn’t have anything new up her sleeve.







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May 7, 2016

“Mom’s” the Word: The most iconic moms of PeopleAsia

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Being a mom is full-time job in itself, but a mom in the limelight requires superhuman strength to keep up with a never ending list of responsibilities. These women of PeopleAsia show us that it’s all possible, and what you need isn’t a cape and a secret identity, but a loving heart and a long, long line of Continue Reading


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