Bianca Valerio is a Filipino-Taiwanese-Spanish lifestyle host and presenter from the Philippines. She has presented for brands such as Hermes, Jimmy Choo, Patek Philippe, Zara, Uniqlo, Samsung, Microsoft, Cathay Pacific, Singapore Tourism Board, BMW, Ferrari, VISA, Cosmopolitan, UBER, E! Entertainment, FOX International, Nestlé, Häagen-Dazs, Johnson & Johnson, Sofitel, L’Oreal and MAC, among others.
Her versatility ranges from launches, demos, competitions, pageants, workshops, red carpet interviews, live corresponding, to performing arts and more.
Although beginning her career as a model and elected to Disciplinary Officer of the Professional Models Association of the Philippines, she has since transitioned to other roles. Besides hosting, Bianca has been also employed as a published author, beauty editor and newspaper columnist, in addition to giving makeovers on her former TV show, Fashion and Style Hub (FASH) on the Lifestyle Network.
Throughout her adolescence, Bianca endured years of bullying that led to her motivation to use her own experiences to empower others. She has been a personality development and motivational speaker since 2007 and can count on brands like Adidas, Colgate-Palmolive, AVON, Kerastase, Miss Teen Philippines, Tupperware Brands, Star Tollway Corporation, various schools and institutions, as her clients.
After graduating from one of world’s foremost make-up schools, Make-Up Designory Los Angeles, which eventually led to her 2011 bestselling book, “Face to Face: The Healing Power of Make-Up.” Known as the first of its kind, it combines make up tutorials interspersed with real life testimonials and documents the power of make-up on overcoming often debilitating hardships.
Now she has embarked on to her new passion – Digital storytelling.
Spurred on by her brother’s untimely death in 2017, she has decided to use her experiences gleaned through travel to inspire a new generation.
“Travel has led me to venture out of my comfort zone: physically, emotionally and spiritually. I realize this is my new calling – motivating and helping others step out of their own because travel is so much more than just hopping on an airplane. It is a journey inward to the soul.
Come away with me…”
~ Bianca Valerio
Photo 2: Daniel Tan, Photo 3: Yukie Sarto