The opportunity to be a Mestiza ambassador came to me through my manager Chinie Go. I researched about the brand and I really liked what they stood for. When you first hear the name, what comes to mind is fair, porcelain skin. Mestiza, however, is not about that. I love how they advocate that confidence must always come first which is such a powerful, positive, and encouraging way to cultivate appreciation in your own beauty.
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Also, their product is made completely from natural ingredients that promote healthy, radiant skin such as virgin coconut oil, carrot extract, banana extract, calamansi extract, and papaya extract. Fruits and vegetables make up a huge part of my diet so knowing that Mestiza uses them prolifically in their ingredients was a really great bonus.
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I just finished shooting a brand video for Mestiza with Miss World Thailand, Helena Busch. She’s such a beautiful soul inside and out. We have a lot of events that are lined up so I’m quite excited for those. I am looking forward to inspiring Filipino women to appreciate our skin in all of its glorious tones and complexions.
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Photographs taken from my Instagram account and Mestiza