The making of a photo shoot

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PHOTOSHOOT WITH JITTY VASQUEZ DELA CRUZ AND KAY The excitement of making a photo shoot has always given me an extra stamina. From the time that I am thinking of the looks that I would like to make, the hairstyle and make-up to the clothes that my model will going to wear plus the location of course that will insure the … Read More

How to hide freckles by make-up

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Thanks to our reader Melanie Anacan i adrees the question: What is the proper make-up with a little bit of freckles? Freckles are natural physical characteristic of some people commonly to those with lighter skin or hair. They are harmless conditions of the skin and some even called this as little beauty marks.

Beauty is just around the corner

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This is a blog i have written for TRIBE1946, a dutch Filipino magazine   The concept of using organic beauty products is not really new to Filipinos. The Philippines is rich in natural resources and is sitting on a gold mine of well-recorded and traditionally well practiced knowledge of natural products that people especially in far flung provinces don’t need … Read More

Beauty is not only skin deep

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This is a blog i have written for TRIBE1946, a dutch Filipino magazine Many Filipinos believe that the idealization of fair skin originated during the Spanish colonization. The desire for white skin or the “mestizo look” was thought to elevate their status symbol as upper class citizens since men and women in this category mostly have fair complexion. Preference for … Read More

loreal color trophy 2011

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L'Oréal Color Trophy winnaar

Winnaar grazia publiek award in de l’oreal color trophy 2011! Zondag 16 oktober was het dan eindelijk zover, de finale van de L’Oréal Color Trophy. En wat voor een finale, behalve dat de Color Trophy één van de meest belangrijke kapperswedstrijden van Nederland is werd deze editie ook nog eens op de mooiste locatie in Nederland gehouden, namelijk Koninklijk Theater … Read More

A talk with Jitty

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FOR ME, A DAY SPENT HAIRDRESSING IS A DAY I FEEL ALIVE” Says Jitty. THIS IS SO IMPORTANT TO ME … THAT IS MY MOTTO FOR MY LIFE” picture: Jitty 1982 Manila, Phillippines   foto: Jitty 1982 Manila, Filippijnen …FROM CUTTING THE HAIR OF CHILDREN ON THE STREET IN THE PHILIPPINES TO PRESIDENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL HAIRDRESSERS ASSOCIATION, AND, NOW, … Read More

Documentary 10 years jitty’s hair and make-up

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10 Years jitty’s: the movie Amsterdam based Jitty’s Hair and Make-up celebrates its 10 year anniversary. For over 30 years Jitty has been working as a hairdresser. To celebrate this we’ve made a documentary about Jitty’s Hair and Make-up and the early days of Jitty’s Vasquez Dela Cruz Hairdressing career in the Philippines. The result is a touching movie which … Read More

10 Years Jitty’s this is my story

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With more than 30 years in hairdressing business and beingsuccessful in two continents plus winning the L’Oreal Color Trophy Competition and this years 10th anniversary of our salon in Amsterdam, that’s a lot of reason to celebrate. It has been a long journey indeed and I am so proud that my heart is fi lled with joy concerning my career … Read More