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Skinplicity's Body Wrap: Workout Replacement?

Have you ever tried jacuzzi or sauna? How about Infrared Sauna? Could this be a workout replacement?


Infrared Sauna or Body Wrap is the newest aesthetic treatment offer of Skinplicity. :)

SLIMplicity Body Wrap is a healthy, non-invasive therapeutic treatment that helps reduce the appearance of cellulite, stretch marks and it is effective in aiding with inch & pound loss, including heat therapy benefits. 

It is believed to burn up to 600 calories in a single session while MELTING BODY FAT & CELLULITE.

Benefits:

Burns calories
Detoxifies & burns fat
Quickens lipolysis (the breakdown/splitting of fats)remove untoward fats in your tummy , waist, hips
Diminishes inflammations & aids in post pregnancy recovery
Tones Skin
Improves Immune System
Increase circulation & blood flow

Procedure:



The client will be laying down inside an infrared sauna bed. Heat of 15-40 degrees Celsius will then be produced inside the unit. Each session will take up to 30 minutes.


Mr. Pogi says:


I so love it! :) Every time I do workout, I can't wait to see sweat coming out my glands, and it usually takes time. This is the first time, I am conveniently laying down while perspiring A LOT. I could compare the amount of sweat I had to my usual Insanity workout routine. Unlike other spas, I didn't feel the heat much which is good. I was able to relax and felt that this soothe my tense muscles. :)

Workout Replacement?

Researchers say that it is best if you would still do cardio or workout routine since this keeps your heart healthy, raises metabolic rate and builds endurance. But according to studies, heat therapy or jacuzzi could be a good addition! :)

SKINPLICITY


Address: 141, Evangelista St., Daan Bukid, (Upper Level of 711 Across Mini Stop), Bacoor, Cavite
Contact Number: 0933-861-7331

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Water Reminder App: HIGHLY RECOMMENDED? :)

How are you all? Today I will be sharing my newest mobile app discovery that is perfect for people who don't usually drink or forget to drink 8 glasses of water everyday. . . . .WATER REMINDER! :)


People say, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away" but don't say the most important thing, "Drink Water Regularly". Most of us miss this healthy habit.  I definitely love water. I don't have issues with it. But due to work and busy schedule, I normally tend to forget to drink water. That's why last year,  I developed Urinary Tract Infection (U.T.I.). Gladly, I was able to get rid of it and now conscious of my water intake.


Water Reminder is one of the best apps to remind you every time your body needs water.

Available on IOS :)

The app promises to give these results after using this app for a couple of weeks:

1. Increase Energy and Relieves Fatigue
2. Promotes Weight Loss
3. Flushes out Toxins
4. Improves Skin Complexion
5. Maintains Regularity
6. Boosts Immune System
7. Natural Headache Remedy
8. Prevents Cramps and Sprains
9. Puts You in a Good Mood
10. Save Money

Water Reminder is user-friendly. Once it is installed, you just have to fill-out your profile information (Name, Gender, Height, Weight, Workout) and it will automatically calculate the number of glasses you need in a day.


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Bro Wipes: Wipes for the Grown Ups

Imagine a world where everything is manly. Beer from the faucet. Self cleaning clothes. Bowl which auto-refill nachos. Manly wet wipes. Okay, the last one may not be part of your usual fantasy. But a Philippine company made it a reality anyway. Everyone, introducing. . . . .BRO WIPES!





What is a BRO WIPES?

BRO wipes is handy and travel pack wet wipes for men. It can combine with toilet paper and use as butt wipes. It's also flushable.



What makes it DIFFERENT?


The product is made of high quality material that is manufactured in Singapore. It is specially designed for men with a macho look. It's unscented so it will not interfere with your existing cologne.The packaging doesn't have any rainbows, flowers or feminine designs.


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Liver Function Test Kit: What's the Result?


Do you have any of these symptoms?

1. Yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes. This condition is called jaundice.
2. Pain in the right upper abdomen accompanied by pain in the back.
3. Abdominal swelling.
4. Weakness and loss of muscle mass.
5. Light color of stool and/or dark color of urine.

The above symptoms are the first signs of a liver problem. The liver is the largest glandular organ of the body. It weighs about 1.35kg. It is reddish brown in color and lies on the right side of abdomen below the diaphragm.

Jaundice is considered the most significant among the usual symptoms. Jaundice is caused by when an excess amount of compound called bilirubin dissolves in fat layer under the skin.

In the intestine, bilirubin can be converted to a compound called urobilinogen by the act of intestinal bacteria. A small percentage of this compound can be reabsorbed into the blood stream. Increased levels of urobilinogen and/or bilirubin in blood will lead to its appearance in urine.

The BIOTEST Liver Function Test Kit contains to dip-and-read test strips and its main use is to check the bilirubin and uro-bilinogen in urine specimens as an aid in the diagnosis of liver and gall bladder problems.


I have discovered this test kit when I was buying my supplement at Watsons counter. I told myself, in my 20+ years of existence, I may already been abusing my liver and why not try the test. It is only sold for 100 Pesos.

HOW TO USE


Use the provided collection cup to collect the urine. Test the urine as soon as possible after collection. This procedure MUST BE FOLLOWED EXACTLY t achieve reliable test results.

1. Prepare the urine specimen.
2. Remove the strip from the pouch. Familiarize yourself with the position of the reaction area of bilirubin and uro-bilinogen. The beige reaction area is for bilirubin and the yellow is for urobilinogen. Also, familiarize yourself with the color chart on the box.


3. Dip the the test strip in the urine until the reaction areas are completely immersed for no more than 1 second.
4. Remove the dipstick from the urine and tap the strip on the rim of the cup to remove excess urine and place it horizontally with he reaction areas facing up.


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5 Reasons Why Filipinos Shop From US Online Stores

For many Filipinos, the cure to acute boredom usually comes in the form of shopping – purchasing online or going to brick and mortar stores to shop. But now that online shopping is booming and Filipinos are choosing to click “Add to Cart” to save their time and energy instead of going out, their options have greatly increased. And where do they look for trendy, quirky, and cheap items? To online stores in the U.S, of course.

U.S. brands have long held the love of Filipinos. Aside from the bragging rights that come with shopping from the U.S., here are five more reasons why Filipinos just can’t get enough of shopping from online stores in the U.S.

1. GET ITEMS EXCLUSIVE TO THE U.S.

Sometimes product distribution is unfair, and we just have to live with that. But thanks to the magic of international shipping, items that would not have reached Philippine shores can now be used by Filipinos in the country. We can now get our own personal Google assistant in Google Mini or reinvent our daily snaps with Snapchat’s Spectacles(You can’t deny Spectacles looks cute!)


2. VARIETY AND WIDER SELECTIONS

People in the U.S. have it good with the unbelievable range of products available to them. For beauty junkies here, it was a milestone when Sephora.ph was launched more than two years ago, but a physical store is yet to come. Popular make-up brands Tarte and Urban Decay are not available here either. Choosing the perfect shade of lipstick and foundation is a guesswork, but we always come through because a person can never have too many lipsticks.

3. PRODUCTS ARE RELATIVELY CHEAPER

Why buy imported goods here for thousands of pesos when you can get one in the U.S. brand’s online store that’s cheaper by a mile? An online store in the U.S. will almost always have a sale running, just keep your eyes open. Take the Nike LeBron Soldier XI SFG Basketball shoes for example. It retails for Php7,195 in the Philippines, but you can buy it for Php4,386 (USD83.97) at Nike’s U.S. online store. That’s almost Php3,000 in savings!

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Public but Private-like Resort: Handog Resort Review

Planning to unwind over the weekend but don't want to spend too much ₱? I have discovered an affordable resort that is just 2 hours away from Manila- Handog Resort and Events Place! :) 




Handog Resort and Events Place opened its door to public last December of 2017. Yes. Beginner in the business. In fact, 50% of their rooms for accommodation are still under construction.


They are absolutely one of the most affordable resorts in Metro and I believe in Cavite. For just 120 Pesos for Adults and 80 Pesos for Children, you can already enjoy their amenities from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. These amenities include:

1. (1) Pool for Adults & (1) Pool for Children



2. Comfort Rooms and Shower Rooms

Unlike other resorts, aside from common, they have private shower rooms. It means you can enjoy taking a bath alone without thinking that someone might be watching you. Lol. Clap** Clap**


3. Grill Station and Sink for washing dishes 



You can bring food inside without CORKAGE FEE!! Yey! :)

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SNEAKTIFY: How to Win 30,000 Php?

SM South Luzon’s banner event, Shop and Make Art launches this year's #SNEAKTIFY- an art contest wherein every day sneakers will serve as the canvas.


Shop and Make Art is the brainchild of SM Supermalls South Luzon assistant vice president Ritchie Gonzalez and has received a significant following from art enthusiasts. In 2016 alone, there was a whopping 10,251 participants across 13 malls, exceeding everyone’s expectations. 

In 2017, a kids’ category was added to the program which increased participation to 11,675, exceeding the 10% target increase. SHOP & MAKE ART YEAR 2 even won the highest Marcom Award – the platinum award. 


“Shop and Make Art makes an artist out of everybody and creates a sense of community. It provides a challenge and thrill for our customers to embrace and express their creativity and personality. The uniqueness of Shop and Make Art allows customers to choose their own masterpiece from different themes – shopping, gaming and leisure, food, and environment,” Gonzalez said. 


I was one of the first bloggers to try this DIY art event. We were given white canvas shoes and art materials and it's up to us how are we going to design our sneakers. Definitely testing our creativity! 


It was challenging and fun at the same time. I had to consult google images for ideas. I wanted to create a galaxy themed one, but I don't have rubbing alcohol with me that time which is needed. I looked for an alternative design instead. :)     

Credits to: Earl of earlsfeeds.com

We only had an hour to finish the design of our shoes. :)


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Perfect for STUDENTS and PROFESSIONALS: HomeRoom Co-Working and Study Lounge Review

Are you near or around España and need a space to review for upcoming exams? Or is it already late night and impossible for you to go home? I have discovered a newly opened co-working space perfect for students and professionals!


HOMEROOM CO-WORKING AND STUDY LOUNGE
3rd Floor, Dioresa Plaza Dapitan St. Sampaloc Manila






For just 88 Pesos, you may already enjoy their amenities for 1 1/2 hours. This includes:

1. Work desk





2. Access to pantry and dining area

3. Fiber wifi