How do you double up on beauty?
This was the question that circulated the four corners of 71 Gramercy during the Cream Silk event which happened a few weeks back.
For me, doubling up on beauty is showing confidence, whether I’m wearing an outfit that I know looks good on me or simply smiling to feel beautiful despite being clumsy and awkward. Like style, beauty needs to be exuded in order for one to own it.
Cream Silk rounded up beauty experts to share their insider tips on taking your look from good to great.
A few key pieces that can double up your beauty – a signature scent, a make up that accentuates your features, and a hair care product that can makes your crowning glory soft and smooth.
71 Gramercy was transformed into a beauty and style haven, with each corner having vignettes that inspired guests to double up on beauty and style.
Beauty experts Agoo Bengzon, Peewee Reyes-Isidro, and Rissa Mananquil-Trillo.
Agoo Bengzon, one of the fashion and beauty industry’s most-trusted experts is a beauty editor for 15 years. She shares that her experience has forced her to dye her hair almost every color imaginable. This is why she knows first-hand that a long with the excitement of getting your hair treated comes the responsibility of taking care of it after.
Double up your beauty by using products that work twice as hard, like Cream Silk Daily Treatment Conditioner. I also use a reliable eyebrow powder and liquid eyebrow liner to create full brows to frame the face when I want to take my look from good too great.”
Peewee Reyes-Isidro has been in the fashion industry for 13 years and counting, currently sitting as the Editor-In-Chief of Mega Magazine. She gave her pro advice for a sticky fashion situation: How to double up your look when someone is wearing the same outfit. Her say? Be resourceful and revamp your clothes using accessories that you already have.
Double up your beauty by complementing beautiful hair, with an accessory like a skinny scarf. Tie it around your waist and use it as a belt, or use it as an accent by wearing it like a choker.”
Rissa Mananquil-Trillo, a former model, mom, beauty columnist, and owner of local makeup brand Happy Skin is also part of the Cream Silk’s beauty experts. She’s tagged as the “Girl Boss”, as she is known for being the woman who stays on top of her game, all while looking great. To double up on beauty at the office she thinks,
Pair your long and beautiful hair with a lip & cheek mousse that works doubly hard to grate both your lips and cheeks with a long-lasting, velvety color!”
Cara Favila, Marketing Manager for Cream Silk.
She talked about how Cream Silk, enables the Filipina to double up on beauty and freely experiment with her hair. Highlighting Cream Silk Daily Treatment Conditioner which combines the intensive care of a treatment and the smoothness from a conditioner in one, giving Filipinas two times more smoothness and shine, no matter what look she’s sporting. Now Filipinas no longer have to worry about dry, dull hair stopping them from taking their look from good to great.
Cream Silk Daily Treatment Conditioner is available in all leading supermarkets and drugstores for P140.50.
Rounding out the panel of experts is hairstylist to the stars Raymond Santiago.
Raymond Santiago is the genus behind the most fabulous hairstyles of some of the brightest stars in Philippine showbiz, including Cream Silk World Class Filipina, Anne Curtis. Working with celebrities every day, Raymond shared that he witnesses how much constant styling can really damage the hair.
Doubling up your beauty can be as simple as letting your hair down. I always recommend a great conditioner that works twice as hard to rescue your dry hair.”
To help me double up on my beauty, Cream Silk gave a curated box with beauty essentials that can take my look from good to great. Agoo recommends K-Palette eyebrow set, Peewee choose a multi-purpose scarf, and Rissa shares her Happy Skin lip & cheek mousse. Of course, the beauty box wouldn’t be complete without Cream Silk Daily Treatment Conditioner.