Versace launches Spring / Summer 16 campaign

(Relaxnews) – Gigi Hadid, Raquel Zimmerman and Natasha Poly feature in Versace’s women’s campaign, a collaboration between Donatella Versace and Steven Klein. American photographer Klein, especially well known for his work with Madonna and Lady Gaga, took to the...

US hospital to offer uterus transplants

(Miami–AFP) – A leading US hospital said Thursday it is preparing to offer women uterine transplants, a technology that has been proven in Sweden and could help those struggling with infertility. The Cleveland Clinic said it will be the first hospital in the United...

Embassy hosts forum on addressing violence against women and children

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the world prepares to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25, Embassy personnel and members of the Filipino-American community gathered for a forum on a Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW). In his...

8 tips to avoid dry skin in winter

(Relaxnews) – At this time of year, the cold, wind, humidity and up-and-down temperatures can make skin irritated and red. Here are some easy ways to prevent skin drying out and keep a glowing complexion in the run-up to the year-end festivities. When it is exposed to the...

Valte: Aquino won’t condone display of disrespect in LP event

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III will not condone the lewd dance performed by an all-female group shortly after new Liberal Party (LP) members took their oaths in Sta. Cruz, Laguna, a Malacañang spokesperson said Friday. “Women are not objects to be given away as...

One glass of wine daily could increase the risk of breast cancer

(Relaxnews) – Researchers at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health in Boston have revealed that moderate consumption of alcohol doesn’t prevent health problems, especially among women. The results were published in the British Medical Journal on August 18. Alcohol remains...

More than half of US women check ingredients on their beauty products

(Relaxnews) – How often do you check the label when shopping for beauty products? According to a new study, 59 percent of US women now scan their cosmetics for pontentially harmful ingredients before heading to the checkout. The “Green Beauty Barometer” survey...

CDPH celebrates National Breastfeeding Awareness Month

SACRAMENTO – California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director and State Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith today reminds us that breastfeeding is the first step to a healthy life and forms a lasting bond between mother and child. The 2015 National Breastfeeding Month t...

Chests, bums and bullies: Models talk beauty hang-ups in new social media campaign

(Relaxnews) – Models might look perfect on the outside, but a new video series is showing us that they can suffer from the same body insecurities as the rest of us. #ProjectWomanKIND (PWK) is a new web series campaign which sees five curvy Australian models –Jessica Vander Leahy,...

Kim Chiu plays kept woman in ‘Etiquette for Mistresses’

“YES, ready na ako.” This was the immediate response of actress Kim Chiu when asked if she’s ready to take on a more mature role in the upcoming Star Cinema movie “Etiquette for Mistresses.” Based on the best-selling book “Etiquette For Mistresses and What Wives Can Learn From...