Acne is a common skin condition, yet it can have a profound impact on a person’s self-esteem and confidence. Four women have shared their negative experiences due to acne and Maxi-Peel is taking a stand against this unfair treatment. Maxi-Peel’s Mission is Breaking the Stigma of Acne and to amplify the voices of those affected through their newest campaign; “Wag Mong Isuko ang Laban” (Don’t Give Up the Fight).
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Maxi-Peel’s Mission: Breaking the Stigma of Acne
Maxi-Peel is determined to break the stigma of acne by amplifying the voices of those who have been misjudged, ridiculed, and discriminated through their newest campaign, “Wag Mong Isuko ang Laban” (Don’t Give Up the Fight).
60-Day Journey with Maxi-Peel Exfoliant Solutions
Maxi-Peel is putting their brand to the test with a documentary campaign that follows four women from different backgrounds in a 60-day journey using Maxi-Peel Exfoliant Solutions. The campaign captures real-time progress and results with a powerful 60-second testimonial video of these women sharing their stories.
Sharing Real Stories for Awareness
Maxi-Peel aims to shed light on the truth behind acne through real stories from real people. The brand’s goal is to help women treat and cure their skin condition and boost self-confidence. Also, to revive self-belief, and empower them to stand up against prejudice and discrimination.
Kata San Mateo
Alam mo Kata, mas maganda ka sana kung kasing kinis ng legs mo yung mukha mo.
Do you know what they say, you would be more beautiful if your face was as smooth as your legs.
Kata San Mateo, a digital marketing head and aspiring artist, recalls a painful moment during her acne breakout. Teary-eyed, she continues,
Siyempre tatawa-tawa lang ako pero sa loob loob ko, sobra na.
Of course I would just laugh it off, but inside, it hurts a lot.
Bakit siya ‘yung napiling host, eh ang dami niyang pimples?
Why was she chosen as the host, even though she has so many pimples?
Andrea Roces, a retail manager and active humanitarian says that pimples have affected her work and credibility, damaging her self-esteem and self-belief.
The confidence I’ve built for many years, it all goes away.
Honestly, lately hindi ako lumalabas ng bahay. There’s this misconception na ‘pag ma-pimple ka, madumi ka kaya sometimes I feel hopeless
Honestly, lately I haven’t been leaving the house. There’s this misconception that if you have pimples, you’re dirty, so sometimes I feel hopeless.
A former special education teacher, now a full-time mom, Angeline Carandang powers through the negativity, despite an overwhelming feeling of insecurity.
Behind this face, I can be a great mom… matatapos din ‘to, ngayon lang ‘to.
Behind this face, I can be a great mom… this will end, it’s just temporary.
Nakulam ka ba… Naagnas ka na.
Have you been burned out… have you been scorched
Joepy Libo-on, a cum laude graduate who is now working as a marketing manager, still remembers some of the most painful things people have told her.
Before n’ung sobrang lala talaga ng pimples ko, there was a time na sobrang bumaba ng self-esteem ko.
Before, when my pimples were really bad, there was a time when my self-esteem was really low.
Purpose of Maxi-Peel: Beyond Clearer Skin
Removing pimples goes beyond achieving clearer skin or getting more followers. The true purpose of Maxi-Peel is to help women treat and cure their skin condition, boost self-confidence, revive self-belief, and empower them to fight against prejudice and discrimination.
A Message of Hope for Women with Acne
To all women who have lost confidence, there is hope. You can overcome this, in your fight against acne and its negativity. “Wag Mong Isuko Ang Laban” (Don’t Give Up the Fight).
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Learn about their Journeys
Angeline, Kata, Andrea, and Joepy have faced challenges with pimple and acne problems that have affected their lives. However, with the help of Maxi-Peel, they have found the confidence to pursue new and exciting opportunities. Click on their photos below to read their inspiring stories.
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