Monet Lu

Monet Lu Monet Lu is a Marikina-born, award-winning celebrity beauty stylist with his own chain of salons across Southern California and Las Vegas, Nevada. Ultimately, Monet is known as an all-around artiste who produces sold-out fashion and awards shows as well as unforgettable marketing campaigns. Monet is also the founder of the revolutionary all-natural beauty products available at He supports many humanitarian efforts to include projects in his native Marikina, The Bantay Bata Foundation, and many more. To contact Monet, please visit for more information.

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A Mother’s Day tribute

This Sunday, we are going to honor God’s wonderful gift to us, our mother. A mother is truly a special woman and deserves much praise and gratitude. I can’t help feeling sentimental during Mother’s Day. My mom, Catalina Francisco Lu, … Continue reading

May 17, 2017

The beautiful world of Camille Agbayani

Her positive energy radiates across the room. Her disarming beauty makes it hard to believe that beyond her imperial persona is a beautiful person who makes a living by making others feel and look their best. Today we talk about … Continue reading

May 06, 2017

Lourdes, Aida and Gisele: The three faces of ‘A Beautiful Life’

Living ‘beautiful lives’ means living with passion, dedication and sacrifice. And these four amazing women of the Filipino-American community tell us how they do it. Meet the Queen of Queens of The Beautiful Life Celebration 2017. Lourdes Garcia With a … Continue reading

May 02, 2017

Mat Ranillo III: The legacy of a great actor

In writing this piece, I was given the rare opportunity to talk to one of the greatest Filipino actors of all time. This person also happens to be the man who played “Jesus Christ” in the 90s film, “Kristo.”  With … Continue reading

April 14, 2017

Observing Holy Week 

Lenten season is the time when Christians — Catholic and other religious denominations — remember Christ’s passion (his suffering and death) and resurrection. Ash Wednesday (40 days before Easter Sunday) marks the beginning of this season, it is when you … Continue reading

April 08, 2017

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