GS25 convenience stores actually exist in Korea. It’s similar to the convenience store chains in the Philippines such as 7-Eleven, Mini Stop, and Family Mart. Owned by GS Retail, the brand is currently co-producing “Backstreet Rookie,” in hopes to “improve its brand image through natural exposure.”
I haven’t been using any skincare products since early March, mostly since I’m staying at home more often and I don’t really use a lot of skincare products to begin with. I’ve only been washing my face with soap and water—no toners, no serums, no moisturizers.
We’ve seen Lee Min Ho (as Lee Gon) use it and lend it to Kim Go Eun (as Jeong Tae Eul) to conceal her identity, Jung Eun Chae (as Prime Minister Koo) tried to have a well-deserved beauty rest while using the product, and Woo Do Hwan (as Jung Eun Seop) even provided comic relief when he tried it on and pretended to be Iron Man.
In an online press conference for the official Giga RiVeal of “Crash Landing On You” actor Hyunbin as the newest brand ambassador of Smart Communications, the executives of the brand talked about bringing the actor to the Philippines — not once, but possibly thrice! They also unveiled their upcoming Hyunbin merchandise, talked about working with the actor, and the possibility of adding another Korean celebrity as their endorser.
If you’re craving for some spicy yet savory tteokbooki, you can try Samyang’s Hot Chicken Flavor Topokki. 🌶🍗 It’s really easy to make. You only need to mix water, Samyang’s special sauce, and the rice cakes then pop it inside your microwave for a few minutes. You can also cook it by pan if you don’t have a microwave available.
For chicken wings lovers 🍗 who want to experiment with flavor, Kko Kko has something to offer whether you’re craving for sweet, spicy, salty, or citrus-y.
Park Hae Jin and Jo Bo Ah’s Korean drama “Forest” filmed some of the series’ episodes in various places in the Philippines including Okada Manila, Cove Manila, the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Intramuros, and SM Mall of Asia during their visit in the country last year. The scenes filmed in country recently aired in some of the show’s episodes, here are the exact filming locations in Manila that can be seen in their on-going drama: