Christian Jay B. Quilo
As summer approaches, it’s time to shed the holiday layers — by layers, we mean both the cozy hoodies and the extra pounds gained from the last few months’ festivities — and work to be our best selves and flaunt that this season. More than just looking good, it’s equally important to feel good too! With the help of these trusted institutions in Cebu — the Best of Cebu, no less — we help you get ready for summer:
DMV Dermatology Clinic
3rd Floor, The Greenery, Pope John Paul II Ave., Cebu City
Rather than subjecting you and your skin to a tedious trial and error on various skincare products, why not just visit 2018’s Best Skin Care Clinic and have a sit-down consultation with DMV herself? Dr. Malinda Vasquez helps you find the best solution to your skin woes. Aside from proper medical advice from a trusted professional, DMV also offers products such as toners and creams to supplement services like facials and laser treatments, making sure that your skin is at its best in the safest possible way.
KEVLO Skin Clinic
Locations: 2nd Floor, Bonifacio District, F. Cabahug St., Panagdait, Cebu City; and 2nd Floor, Orange Bldg., Gov. Cuenco Ave., Talamban
Hailed Best Value Facial, KEVLO’s Signature Facial gives the face a much needed detox to bring out that glow; and at Php 400, it’s definitely value for money. For a more thorough cleansing, KEVLO also offers a Signature Power Peel that improves overall skin texture, lightens blemishes, tightens pores and reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Lay Bare Waxing Salon
Locations: Ayala Center Cebu; Banilad Town Centre; Parkmall Mandaue; SM City Cebu; SM City Consolacion; and SM Seaside City Cebu
As the country’s premier waxing expert, one can certainly count on the Best Waxing Salon of 2018 to get the smoothest skin possible from brow to toe this summer. Lay Bare uses only natural ingredients for waxing, so its clients achieve hairless skin safely. Its comprehensive menu of waxing services start from the face area such as the lower lip and eyebrows down to lower body such as the back and legs, and specific areas like the tummy and butt cheeks. One can also avail of packages to save on more than one service.
Locations: 3rd Floor, Capitol Square, N. Escario St., Cebu City; and 2nd Floor, Skyrise Alpha Bldg., Samar Loop, Cebu Business Park
If it’s been a hot minute since you last worked out, maybe it’s time to hit the gym again and get the body back into shape with a full time gym membership at Anytime Fitness. Aside from an extensive set of quality equipment, Anytime Fitness also has classes such as yoga and Zumba as well as personalized training programs for those who prefer a tailored workout routine. More than just having the hard resources, 2018’s Best Gym is employed with the most qualified of trainers to make sure each one is reaching his or her body goals.
Diet in a Box
For most people, eating healthy is a struggle — mostly because of the misconception that it involves bland and boring food. But 2018’s Best Wellness Food Delivery has undoubtedly smashed that false understanding with meals that not only look good but also taste great. And the best part is they’re delivered right to your doorstep. Starting at P1,500, Diet in a Box’s meal plans include two or three meals per day (depending on which meal plan you get) for five days. There are also Keto-Go and Lean Machine meal plan variants should that be more appropriate for your dietary needs.