As we step into the Chua family home, classical music greets us as two fluffy bunnies and a sleek greyhound scamper past old-world furniture, following porcelain-skinned sisters Valerie and Veronica wherever they go. One can already imagine how growing up in this idyllic space has influenced Valerie's paintings and Veronica's feminine, vintage-inspired fashion designs. But life wasn't always a fairytale for these creative introverts.
Wish your look was more forest sprite instead of stressed out city girl? The secret is mastering no-makeup makeup! For this Hinhin editorial, makeup pro Anthea Bueno played with monochromatic lips and cheeks to give Hinhin muse Valerie Chua a sweet, fresh-from-the-outdoors vibe. Here are her tips (and favorite products) to get the look!