Cheers to Filipina Skin with Kathryn Bernardo’s Happy Skin

Life has once again sprinkled rainbow bits to Pinay teen queen Kathryn Bernardo’s ceaseless blooming attainments ’cause now she has her own make-up collaboration with homegrown beauty brand Happy Skin Philippines. Kathryn shared that being hands-on with creating a make-up line has always been her dream. She got the opportunity to carefully cherry-pick the shades and formulations that are suitable to every Filipina’s skin tone and to convey that simple can be beautiful. 



The Kath X Happy Skin Grand Launch took place in Fashion Hall, SM Megamall last August 18. The show started around 6PM, so while waiting, we took time swatchin’ in the make-up corner. At first swipe, our initial reaction was, “Wow! This has a great pigment.” I love how the shades really suit Filipina skin tones. Not too light nor too strong. Kathryn Bernardo and Happy Skin PH did a great job in formulating this collection.

Kathryn was interviewed by Tim Yap and Arisse de Santos. She was asked questions on how she came up with the product concept, formulation, and what inspired & motivated her in this collaboration. Her answer was pretty simple. Pretty and simple! She wanted to make a statement that you don’t have to put everything to feel and look beautiful with her effortless and easy to use make-up line. No need to conceal everything, just enhance your natural glow! The epitome of “simplicity is beauty” and a proud Morena, Kathryn encourages Pinays to love their beautiful complexion.


Kathryn with Happy Skin owners Jacqe Yuengtian-Gutierrez and Rissa Mananquil-Trillo and the rest of the amazing Happy Skin team. Kudos to everyone who made this collaboration a success!


The Kath X Happy Skin make-up collaboration speaks to all Filipinas that you don’t need to put a lot on your face to look beautiful. Effortless and easy to use are the friendly features of this new make-up collaboration which almost any Pinay can use, whether a college student, yuppie, or working mom. It took two years for Happy Skin team and Kath to make this Filipina dream make-up happen and they made sure the collection matches the teen queen’s personality: it’s authentic, ace, and accessible.

What do Kathryn and the new Generation Happy Skin have in common?


Authentic and Confident
Kathryn is well-known for being confident in her simplicity and has always been authentic with her personal and celebrity life that has inspired The Kath X Happy Skin collection with its dress-down and pastel colored packaging, not to mention the shade names such as Freedom, Courage, and Love which inspires others to stay true to who they are.

Ace in Quality
Just like all of Happy Skin’s products, the Kath X Happy Skin collection is created in Asia’s beauty capitals such as Korea and Taiwan. Kathryn wanted all products to work well that’s why she and the team diligently spent their best efforts in testing and selecting the right shades and formulas only with trusted cosmetic chemists.

Accessible to Everyone
To flatter a wide range of skin tones is Kathryn’s Generation Happy Skin aims to transpire. Morena girls like Kathryn are sometimes having a difficult time in choosing make-up to create a perfect finish because of inadequate shades in some brands. Thankfully, Kath X Happy Skin caters Pinay skin-friendly shades and each item doesn’t cost above Php 499!

Introducing Kathryn’s Happy Skin

Stay Fresh Weightless Pressed Powder – Php 499

Left to right: Natural Beige, Medium Beige, and Light Beige

The Stay Fresh Weightless Pressed Powder covers up imperfections, while maintaining a natural finish. Kathryn personally wears the Medium Beige shade. It’s a lightweight, buildable face base powder foundation that covers up imperfections and leaves skin feeling fresh and oil-free. Contains Concentrated Sunflower Seed Oil to help strengthen and moisturize skin. This heaven-sent pressed powder comes with a sponge in a separate hygienic compartment for easy application and retouch sessions. A few pats are all you need to help reduce shine and oiliness. Time to get that fresh and natural-looking skin!

Kiss & Bloom Water Lip & Cheek Tint – Php 299

The Kiss & Bloom Water Lip & Cheek Tint is a no-mess, water-based tint that gives a long-lasting color to your lips and cheeks and gives a sheer but buildable color that perfectly complements all skin tones. Each lip tint is made with Green Tea Extract, a prized antioxidant, and Hops Flower Extract that helps keep skin smooth and well-nourished.

My Lips But Better Ultra Matte Lippie – Php 399

My Lips But Better Ultra Matte Lippie is designed to glide on the lips with high impact and intense color that gives you the result of natural looking lips, only better. These lippies offer an array of everyday lipstick shades from wearable nudes to bolder hues and gives a trendy ultra-matte finish while keeping lips hydrated. Thanks to skin-caring ingredient, Concentrated Sunflower Seed Oil, it helps replenish moisture and prevent your puckers from cracking and chapping.

Instant Glow Longwear Powder Blush – Php 399

Left to right: Freedom and Love

The Instant Glow Longwear Powder Blush is formulated to be long-wearing and seamlessly blendable to help you achieve a beautiful and natural-looking flush to your cheeks while keeping it well-hydrated, thanks to star ingredient Sunflower Seed Oil which also helps soothe sensitive skin.

Extra Drama Volumizing Mascara – Php 499


The Extra Drama Volumizing Mascara comes in a natural black color that gives you dramatic yet natural looking lashes. Its volumizing and clump-free Korean-made formula lets your lashes stay up all day long. It has Sunflower Seed Oil for added nutrition and helps prevent lashes from thinning and falling out. The sweat-proof formula is safe for sensitive eyes and suited for oily lids.

Perfect Brows Long-Lasting Liquid Pen – Php 399


The Perfect Brows Long-Lasting Liquid Pen lets you easily achieve natural looking brows with its universal brown color and light feather-like pen brush that helps draw, shape, and fill-in eyebrows. It’s also formulated to be smudge-proof to help keep brows in place from day to night. Mixed with Vitamin B5 found in Sunflower Seeds, it also acts as a stimulant for hair growth that gives you full and natural looking brows!

The Stay Fresh Weightless Pressed Powder, Kiss & Bloom Water Lip & Cheek Tint, Extra Drama Volumizing Mascara, and Perfect Brows Long-Lasting Liquid Pen are now available at and Happy Skin boutiques.
Get the My Lips But Better Ultra Matte Lippie and Instant Glow Longwear Powder Blush starting August 23.

Happy Skin branches:
U/G Alabang Town Center
2/F Glorietta 3
2/F Greenbelt 5
2/F Power Plant Mall
2/F SM Aura Premier
2/F Mega Fashion Hall
2/F Robinsons Magnolia
1/F Ayala Malls The 30th
1/F UP Town Center
1/F Trinoma
1/F SM City Clark
G/F SM City Marilao
U/G SM City Cebu

Instagram: @happyskin_ph #KathXHappySkin
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