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Gloww Collagen Capsule and Collagen Powdered Drink Review

Gloww Collagen Drink

My first encounter with Gloww was in 2012. I was pretty impressed how my skin stayed fair despite the summer trotting I did with my family back then – including a week long tour along the streets (and river – Mekong) of Vietnam and Cambodia. I was almost sure that I was going to be a notch darker since the heat of Manila was considerably more forgiving than that of Cambodia’s! Truth be told, I would’ve stayed in the hotel if it were up to me. I loved that I stayed just as fair! 🙂

Gloww Capsules

Five years since, and I am getting reacquainted with Gloww Collagen Capsules.

Gloww helps feed skin’s CLBT. CLBT being Color, Luminosity, Brightness and Transparency. Its one of a kind SKHN (Skin, Health and Nutrient) Complex reinforces collagen, detoxifies your skin, upgrades blood dissemination, shields it from unsafe UV beams and free radicals.

Gloww Capsules include these following natural ingredients: Marine Protein, Horsetail Extract ,Lycopene, Green Tea Extract, Lemon Bioflavonoids, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Vitamin C , Grape Seed Extract, Natural Betacarotene, Pine Bark Extract,Vitamin E.

Recommended dosage is 2 capsules per day for two months, and 1 capsule per day after two months.

Gloww Collagen after 2 months of use

Gloww Collagen Capsules retails for P960 per box, with 30 capsules.

Gloww Collagen Powdered Drink

When a product is already good, and am pretty satisfied in its overall benefits, I don’t exactly expect for it to go another extra mile by coming up with yet another awesome product. But this is exactly what Gloww has done and I cannot be more thrilled!  🙂

Gloww collagen drink

I initially wondered what the difference is from my old favorite Gloww capsules. Apparently, Gloww Collagen is powered by  Verisol. Verisol is a product of advanced German technology that makes the collagen more bioavailable as it is absorbed by the gut, and allows for the repair of damaged skin to be more efficient. The efficient absorption helps the skin to get the most out of your collagen.

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After around two months of taking Gloww Collagen Capsules and Gloww Collagen Drink

My skin is noticeably more supple. I don’t need to slather on as much moisturizer as I used to. I’m 40 and I was wearing very light make up in this photo. Of course, I wouldn’t get caught without my brows, but on the face, no primer, just a regular BB cream (which explains the shine haha!) and lipstick. 🙂

Although I did mention that I remained fair with the constant taking of Gloww supplement, I have long corrected in my mind the misconception that it is a whitening agent. It actually is not, the skin remains fair essentially because of the detoxification action of the chemical breakdown of all the ingredients combined. It helps keep the skin sustain its youthful glow.

Gloww Collagen Drink

The recommended dosage for Gloww Collagen is 1 sachet per day. This food supplement is sold for P90 per sachet or P2,700 per box of 30 sachets.

gloww collagen powdered drink ingredients

Gloww Collagen Powdered Drink Ingredients include: Collagen hydrolysate (Verisol), mixed fruit dry flavour, citric acide anhydrous, sucralose and carmine (coloring agent)


Another undeniable and pleasant side effect of Gloww Collagen on me is the non-incidence of dry eyes. I’m not surprised, actually. Since I’ve learned that collagen helps lubricate joints and eye tissues, resulting to dry eyes prevention. “Dry eyes” has been an incessant problem that has bugged me for some years now. My years of freelancing and virtual assistant tasks have taken their toll on my poor eyes. I love that I no longer have to deal with it for as long as I’m taking my Gloww Collagen supplement.

Based on studies, after two months of continued use of Gloww Collagen, the following effects are observed:

  • Improved skin elasticity
  • Improved skin moisture
  • Wrinkle reduction
  • Even after a 4week washout phase, effects are still evident.

Gloww Collagen is also BFAD approved, which for me, is a non-negotiable when I’m looking into a long-term supplement. I’ve been won over by the product from 2012, and I am even more pleased with Gloww  now that it comes in this delightfully-flavored powdered drink.

Top 3 Reasons to Wear a Wig

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This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine.

Gone are the days when a wig have to look like one! A good quality wig can actually bring out the best in your overall look. Here are top 3 reasons to wear a wig:

1. Stylish

Whoever says that wigs are limited to old ladies? With the assistance of wigs, you may now set out to try different things with a short hairdo without having to trim your locks! Go and experiment, and have a different look every chance you get. No limits!

2. The luxury of not having to style

Whether we like it or not, bad hair days are as real as they can get. With wigs, the compelling reason of styling is thrown out the window altogether. You no longer have to spend innumerable hours styling and keeping up your hair! You can change from short to long, wavy to straight or dark to blonde, or vice versa in no time. (more…)

Avon Fashions Celebrates Body Positivity, Denounces Body Shaming

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Avon Fashions Declares “Confidence is the New Sexy” as it champions body positivity and denounces body shaming.

Avon Fashions makes a strong point of celebrating women’s real beauty and sexiness with its new campaign, “Confidence is the New Sexy”. The country’s no. 1 intimate apparel brand upholds women’s right to feel confident regardless of body type by wearing perfectly fitting and comfortable intimate wear. Avon Fashions presented its latest line of Intimate Apparel, highlighted by the new Jamila Bra & Panty Set, which gives the right fit for curvy, plus size, petite, or athletically built women.

During the event, four women took turns delivering monologues to share how they feel about body stereotypes, and how they have come to discover that confidence is what “sexiness” is all about.

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Avon Influencers for Confidence Is The New Sexy. Starting with Cristina Decena for Plus Size, Cha Ocampo for Curvaceous, Janina Manipol for Petite and Cha Cruz for Athletic

“A woman may be strong, curvy, petite, and fuller, but these are only shapes and sizes,” the four women proclaimed in unison. “Our skin is a record of our milestones, our bones are barks that withstood storms, our muscles are symbols of our endurance, and our shape is our fingerprint. The true measure of our beauty is in how much we embrace who we truly are. That’s real confidence and that’s what makes us truly sexy.” (more…)

Watsons #Hairgoals: An Adventure Into Hairstyle Potentials

#HairGoals Color Your Hair Day on May 27

Blonde. Rose Gold. Ultra Dark Brown. Ash Brown. Imagine yourself in those hair colors. Or maybe you want to go for those bold and bright colors that display your own brand of individuality. Excited yet? Then perhaps it’s time to take those locks on a hair coloring adventure!

News flash. Did you know that hair coloring is actually easy to do? Like DIY-easy. Just get yourself the right products and you’re all set.

Watsons Hair Goals

Hair color though is not the only way to achieve your Hairgoals. Why not go for any of the of-the-moment hair fixing styles as well? Get it on a high pony? How about that deep side part or that slick story look? Maybe shake it up a bit with a short messy shag, undone waves, or messy braids? Stress not, girl. We got you.

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5 Tips to Enhance Beauty Naturally

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You don’t need to spend thousands of dollars on beauty products just to make yourself prettier. There are many things you can do to ensure that your outward appearance will shine. While there is no denying that skincare products and makeup can enhance your beauty, they can only do so much. There are things you can do and incorporate in to your daily habit to enhance your beauty without shelling out some big bucks. Here are some tips for you to try do today.

1. Stay hydrated

You might have heard this a thousand times but there is nothing wrong with repeating something very important. You need to make sure that you are drinking plenty of water daily. When your body gets dehydrated, the wrinkles on your skin will become more apparent. Keep yourself from drinking too much liquid that could cause you to dehydrate, such as coffee or alcohol, and drink water regularly throughout the whole day. Water is what is used by the body to flush away the toxin buildup inside of us, so if you don’t get enough water it will build up inside your body, and it will for sure be seen on the quality of your skin. (more…)

Converge ICT Solutions Offers Fast, Affordable, Reliable and Pure Fiber-Optic Connectivity

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Converge ICT Solutions, Inc. recently held Converge Reloaded where the brand launched their products: FiberX, iBiz, Converge Enterprise, and FiberXtreme.

These days, one does not need to be a blogger, an online influencer, or belong to any other niche that’s related to being connected to the internet. Everyone is online!

Dial up speed no more with Converge ICT

My nightmare experiences with ISPs

The incessant issue has always been our country’s key internet providers’ inability to deliver, as they continue to shortchange their subscribers with speed that belongs to the dogs. I can be very patient but because of all the nightmares I’ve experienced, I have personally have had it with each of them. And this being a nationwide problem is something that resonates with me.

To give a brief backgrounder, we have shifted to 5 different ISPs since 2009! As fed up as we are, we are left but to put up with the lesser evil. And please don’t get me started with each company’s two year lock-in period, which feels a lot like being imprisoned by coldblooded capitalists, to be honest. I really don’t know what else to call them after being ever consistent with their bad service. I have in fact, blogged about some of our very unfortunate experiences. (more…)

5 Special Things You Can Do for Your Mom on Mother’s Day

Your mom is a special lady, and she deserves all of the great things in the world because of her love and care of you and your family. So, this Mother’s Day, treat your mom to a cluster of special things from the list of ideas below.

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Breakfast in Bed Never Gets Old

The only difference between the breakfasts then and the breakfasts now is that you are now capable of cooking something awesome for your mom. Skip the cereal. And, instead of opting for toast and simple ingredients, go all out. Use fresh berries to make a compote for a homemade batch of waffles, pancakes, or French toast. Really show your mom how much you care with a good meal, served hot to her bedside. (more…)

The Gift of a Healthy ‘Crowning Glory’ Fit for a Queen this Mother’s Day

Mother's Day for Novuhair

Cliché it may be, but there’s indeed a woman behind the person we are today. And that’s no less than her—our mother. We used to call her Nanay, Inay, ‘Nay, Mama, Mommy or simply Mom. She deserves more than that given the pivotal role she fulfills in rearing us from childhood to adulthood, and possibly for the rest of our lives.

There may be opposing beliefs whether that greater maternal instinct is biologically predetermined or socially imposed, but everyone would agree that a mother is hardwired to love and care about the whole family, especially the children, all the time. For better or worse, it’s always the welfare of everyone at home on top of her priority.

No wonder she’s an epitome of a doting human being that touches everybody’s life. So, it’s but right to honor and return all the favors she has done for us. And what a better way to do this than this Mother’s Day.

Still drooling over the ways on how to spend this time of the year again with her? Well, you may opt for the basics of gift-giving from simple trinkets to expensive items. But take note, your appreciation of her is not equated by the tag price of your present. It’s the thought that counts, as an adage says. (more…)

How Kim Jones Does Summer with Cream Silk Triple Expert Rescue #SummerHairExpert

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Kim Jones shares how to be a #SummerHairExpert, and how vital Cream Silk Triple Expert Rescue is in her Summer Essentials.

Summer, being an unavoidable season in our tropical country, we are left but to love (for the most of us, at least) the best of what it has to offer. This includes adventures at the beach, and countless explorations that the beautiful islands across each corner of the Philippines have to offer. Our beaches are so well-loved the world over, and it will be a waste for us not to love our own.

Cream Silk Triple Expert Rescue – Kim Jones Approved!

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Watsons “Members Get More” Promo

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Shopping for beauty and health products is made even more satisfying as Watsons turned it up a notch for us, with its “Members Get More” campaign.

The Members Get More promo is designed to give us more savings, more points, and more value for our buck in more than 500 Watsons stores nationwide, giving us more reasons to go back to Watsons and avail of more rewards and exclusive privileges, whenever we use our SM Advantage cards.

Watsons Members Get More

More Points, More Savings, More Value for Your Buck

As a regular Watsons shopper myself, I love that I’m entitled to the “members only” promotions that multiply my rewards points, which I use for succeeding purchases. Some purchases like those from the recent Make Your Summer promo, would even qualify me to join eRaffle promotions, where I get a chance to win a trip for four to any of 5 local summer destinations. We also get first dibs, even as we get notified first of  upcoming deals and offers and receive invites to exclusive events! Yay! (more…)