Metro Defies Age this May with Shaina Magdayao

Monday, May 18, 2009

The thought of getting older (and not necessarily wiser) is often dreaded by most but Metro celebrates aging with grace this May with its Age issue.

Discover our cover girl Shaina Magdayao’s coming-of-age story as she blossoms from a young budding teen actress into an entrepreneur and sultry star. Shaina basks in the summer sun wearing season’s hottest swimsuits in a spread shot by Mark Nicdao.

In our monthly list of 20, we present some of the country’s ageless beauties. Women like Eula Valdez, Grace Nono and Tweetie de Leon-Gonzales share their secrets for maintaining radiance at any age and show us why we shouldn’t be shy about our birthdays.

In “Get Gorgeous,” turn back the clock with tips on how to look five years younger instantly and try out beauty products that will keep you forever young. Look eternally fresh even in the harsh heat with summer essentials, treat yourself to luxurious escapes, learn how to properly hydrate and prime your skin and perfect the au naturale look.

With ageless beauty comes timeless style. In Metro Wear learn how to work both colorful body-con dresses that flatter any body shape and elegant black and white accessories for the sophisticated monochrome look. Metro also features six classic pieces that have become staples in women’s wardrobes.

Find out which retirement investment is best for you in our special feature. Pia Magalona speaks up after Francis M’s battle with leukemia in “I, Woman.” Head north for Baguio’s flower festival, Panagbenga. Tess Villareal talks travel and dogs in “Independent Woman.” Fashion your seatbelts as Stylista goes on air in “Entertainment.” Maria Cruz is anything but ordinary in “Art.”

“Czech” out Prague’s eastern charms in “Escape.” Get some R&R in Bicol’s Hotel Venezia. Try Neuromuscular Therapy for your body and aromatherapy for your soul in this month’s “In Shape.” Know what to do on the mourning after a relationship in “He Said, She Said.” Women share what happens when they ride in cars with boys in “My Life Down There”.

Like fine wine and the good life, Metro just gets better with age. Grab a copy of the May issue now at selected magazine outlets nationwide.
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