Vice Cosmetics at the Araneta Coliseum
Sumainyo ang kagandahan!: Vice Cosmetics' founder, chief creative officer and The Unkabogable Star himself, Vice Ganda
After weeks of fevered anticipation and excitement surrounding the online launch of Vice Ganda’s cosmetics collection, the unkabogable star led his beauty revolution beyond the doors of the Araneta Coliseum to officially launch Vice Cosmetics.
Inspired by the #GandaForAll movement that aims to include beauty in all colors, genders, shapes, and forms, the concert featured performances by Vice’s closest friends and today’s brightest young talents.
The concert was greeted with deafening cheers and screams as Vice opened the show with a medley of Dua Lipa’s ‘New Rules’ and ‘Blow Your Mind (Mwah).’ Afterwards, the comedian and Showtime host gave a 45-minute speech revolving on the themes of beauty, confidence and societal norms.
Vice opens the soldout show with a powerful medley of Dua Lipa's "New Rules" and "Blow Your Mind (Mwah)"
Gigil ako sayo!: Audience members laughing in delight at one of Vice's comedic skits
Following Vice’s opening skit, PBB alums and #GandaForAll ambassadors Maymay Entrata and Kisses Delavin lit up the stage by performing their respective production numbers.
Maymay shined on stage as she sang Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way’ and debut single ‘Toinks’ with her metallic Bang Pineda creation. Meanwhile, Kisses captivated audiences with her pink ensemble as she danced to Hailee Steinfeld’s ‘Love Myself’ and sang along to Taylor Swift’s ‘Blank Space.’
Maymay Entrata and her explosive performance of Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" and debut hit "Toinks"
Kisses Delavin enchants in a lovely rendition of Hailee Steinfeld's "Love Myself" and Taylor Swift's "Blank Space"
One of Vice’s closest friends, Karla Estrada, also performed a show-stopping vocal number to the tune of Aretha Franklin’s ’Natural Woman.’ Along her, Frenchie Dy and Bituin Escalante also performed a powerful rendition of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You.’
Karla Estrada thrills concertgoers with her soulful take on Aretha Franklin's "Natural Woman"
Beauty in all Sizes: Bituin Escalante and Frenchie Dy grooving to the tune of Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You"
Along with a powerful monologue, Vice closes his performance with a stunning rendition of Rihanna's "Diamonds"
(L-R) Karla Estrada, Karylle, Kisses Delavin, Vice Ganda, Maymay Entrata, and Edward Barber at the finale
Ganda For All: An Unkabogable Finale from the Unkabogable Star himself
Leading up to the big beauty rally reveal, Vice performed a stunning medley of Cyndi Lauper’s ‘True Colors’ and Rihanna’s ‘Diamonds’ while decked out in a towering white ensemble.
Capping off the celebration, Edward Barber of MayWard made his appearance alongside Maymay and Kisses to headline the finale during which all stars, including Vice and special guest Karylle, were joined by the G-Force, drag queens, plus-size and ageless models, for a grand statement of beauty for all.
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