February 3, 2020

In light of the ongoing drama unfolding worldwide about the Novel Coronavirus and how it threatens the health of people, it is best perhaps to take a clear and unsentimental view of how pandemics work of which the said movie provides. Considering that as of the time this article is being written, the Philippines has confirmed its first known case of NCOV—a Chin...

December 9, 2019

ATLANTA, GEORGIA.  Filipino pride literally exploded in shouts of jubilation when Philippine candidate to the 68th Ms. Universe, Gazini Ganados, was the first one called as a wildcard candidate. Thus earning her a place in the Top 20 semi-finalists.

Filipinos have always had a sentimental connection to the Ms. Universe event, considering that it has won fou...

December 6, 2019

ANGELES, PAMPANGA. World-renowned Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) superstar and
BFC Lab Athlete, Mark “Mugen” Striegl, achieved probably one of his life goals by
winning the Philippines a gold medal during the 30 th Southeast Asian Games Sambo
Competition, held at the Angeles University Foundation Gymnasium, in his very own
home province of Pampanga.
Sambo is a martia...

July 18, 2019

It’s a condition that affects everyone—lack of sleep.  Indeed, should anecdotal evidence be believed, most get by with only four hours of sleep a day, with some even getting less than that.

Getting seven or eight hours of sleep is important

This should not be the case of course, as lack of sleep can disastrously lead to a host of health conditions ranging from ex...

July 6, 2019

After the summer heat, it is safe to assume that you probably think that the rainy season with its cooler temperatures, increased water vapor and generally favorable environment (think greenery and generally refreshing atmosphere) will be better, right? Well, think again. The rainy season carries with it problems that may not prove ideal for one’s skin. For sta...

July 3, 2019

BFC Laboratories kicks-off a campaign promoting natural, radiant beauty that can be achieved naturally

Ariella Arida on the importance of Cosmo Skin Grape Seed Extract’s “No Filter” campaign: “It can be very empowering.”

MANILA, PHILIPPINES. Health enthusiasts, members of the press, social media influencers and those simply aspiring to switch to a more natural lo...

July 1, 2019

The rainy season is here and if you are a workout enthusiast who likes to do your exercises in the great outdoors, the monsoon rains might pose a problem.  Indeed, even with a gym membership at your disposal, one might it difficult to go to one’s gym, given the flooding and traffic that makes movement quite a bother during that time. Of course, if one has the m...

June 26, 2019

Losing weight is never easy as an overweight individual must contend with various challenges before even a significant amount of poundage is shed. These include fatigue due to an exercise regimen, constant hunger pangs that may be caused by a change in diet and in general the monotony of routine that usually accompanies the mere act of trying to lose weight.


June 22, 2019

Psyllium is an ancient source of fiber that can be traced back to South Asia and India.

Fiber is good and everyone knows it. However, most adults and especially children are reluctant to increase fiber intake simply because they don’t have enough motivation to get them naturally through fiber-rich whole fruits, vegetables, nuts and seeds.

This is unfortunate,  as...

June 19, 2019

The country’s fastest-growing health supplements company teams-up with Watsons Stores in launching two delicious collagen drinks: Cosmo Skin Marine Collagen Powder Drink in Lime and Cosmo Skin Marine Collagen Powder Drink in Passion Fruit Flavors

Out with the old and in with the deliciously new. Taking its cue with Watsons’ January theme of a “Happy New You,” BF...