I’m very grateful that this blog gave me opportunities I never thought of, made me dream bigger ones and that it continues to amaze me every single day… thus, I’m always happy to give all the love back to the community. And if there is one thing I’m super compassionate of that would be supporting the endeavors of my fellow content creators. It’s also especially heartening whenever one of us is given the chance to represent Philippines internationally. Sobrang nakaka-proud, no? I remembered watching Raiza Contawi’s winning moment at the Asian Beauty Blogger Contest on IG Stories last year, I was beaming with joy I tell you.
For this, I am pleased to announce that the Asian Beauty Blogger Contest (ABBC) 2018 is now on its 3rd year to find the best and new talent beauty bloggers; create brand loyalty; brand engagement; and brand and product awareness. And I’m encouraging YOU to join!
– Participants must be at least 18- years of age.
– Participants must be willing to represent the Philippines in Bangkok, Thailand during the regional level of ABBC 2018.
– The contest is open to Metro Manila participants only.
– Participants must be able to shoulder their travel expense for the national round.
Contest Entry Submission
– Create a video blog of Cathy Doll products (Combination of short product review and make up demo — can include other brands but majority is Cathy Doll products). The video must run for a maximum of 8 minutes only with 1080 resolution and should not include a watermark.
– Upload the video on YouTube with the title: “ABBC 2018 PH: (Entry Title)”. Email the link to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject title: Asian Beauty Blogger Contest 2018- Philippines. Attach the ABBC 2018 Application Form.
– Deadline of entry submission is until Friday, July 13, 2018 at 11:59PM. Video status must be “Published” on Youtube on the same day by 11:59PM. Only one video entry per contestant will be accepted.
– Announcement of winners will be on July 17, 2018 thru Cathy Doll Philippines official Facebook page. We will select the Top 5 Video Blogs and winners will receive a Cathy Doll Gift Set.
Schedules & Contest Levels
National Level – It will be held on Friday, July 20, 2018 where all Top 5 national finalists will be invited. The Top 5 finalists will undergo two challenges to gauge their skills in the following:
- Beauty + Fashion + Oral Skills – Contestants will undergo a fashion and makeup challenge. Contestants will rummage thru a set of clothes to choose an outfit to wear. They will then do their makeup. After these steps, they will proceed to ramp and showcase their ensemble and explain their look in front of the judges.
- Makeup Skills – ability to create a makeup look using selected Cathy Doll products.
The winners will take home Cathy Doll products and the following cash prizes:
Grand Winner – P50, 000;
1st Runner-up – P35, 000;
2nd Runner-up – P20, 000;
Consolation Prizes – P10, 000
Regional Level– The grand winner will represent Philippines in the Regional ABBC 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand on last week of August 2018. Exact date to be announced. He/ She will be one among eleven (11) other Asian countries participating in the ABBC 2018. Round-trip ticket to and from Bangkok, Thailand and accommodation will be provided.
The Top 3 Over-all winners will be selected by Karmart- Cathy Doll’s distributor and will take home the following:
Grand Winner – 100, 000 Baht/ 160,000 Pesos
1st Runner-up – 50, 000 Baht/ 80,000 Pesos
2ndRunner-up – 30,000 Baht/ 48,000 Pesos
Visit http://lifestrong.com.ph/asian-beauty-blogger-contest-abbc-2018/ for more details. Remember, I’m rooting for you!
Now if you don’t have enough Cathy Doll products to feature, the smart way is to get the mini versions of their popular items. For powders they have: CC Powder Pact, Oil Control Film Pact, and Magic Gluta Pact. They also have the Nude Me Liquid Lip Matte in cute size, which is indeed really cute! And finally, the masks that let you express your feelings in a cheeky yet thoughtful way.