Growing up with two of the country’s most respected actors, Vilma Santos and Edu Manzano, for his parents, Luis Manzano (aka Lucky) has observably lived a sweet life since he was a kid. From being tagged as a celebrity son, the award-winning host and entrepreneur worked his way up, carved his own spot, and made a name for himself in the industry. It did not take long for him to earn the love and respect of his audiences on his own.
Making life even sweeter these days for Luis is his success in business, showbiz career, and love. During the media launch of his latest endorsement yesterday, Luis beamingly affirmed the bliss of being married to actress Jessy Mendiola and being trusted by major brands for endorsements. Adding to his long list of partnerships is trusted industry leader, Santé International.
For more than a decade, Santé International has successfully positioned itself in the Philippine market that is consistent in developing and distributing superior quality food supplements that help the body’s over-all wellness. The company culminates the second quarter of 2021 as it formally welcomes Luis as the official endorser of Sweet Via – a sweetener from natural source with amazing health benefits.
Sweet Via contains potent natural plant ingredients such as Chicory Root Fiber Inulin and Stevia (Stevia Rebaudiana) – a safe and non-toxic herbal extract that aids in keeping blood sugar low. 1In both human and animal studies, the addition of inulin has been found to normalize blood lipid and glucose levels (Gibson & Delzenne). Also, it showed reduction of food intake and decreased body weight. On the other hand, 2Stevia is an accepted sugar substitute that can contribute to weight management and improved caloric control. And unlike other sugary foods, stevia inhibits the formation of cavities and plaque (Elkins, 1997).
A single 1g sachet of Sweet Via instantly provides a sweeter taste to any beverage and every food recipe minus the guilt and harmful effects of too much sugar.
As one of the most influential celebrities in the entertainment industry today, Luis Manzano is a multi-hyphenate who is in the prime of his career with an extremely hectic schedule that consists of several thriving business ventures, multiple brand partnerships, and top-trending TV shows on the Kapamilya Channel such his weekly appearances on ASAP Natin ‘To every Sunday afternoon, in which he is one of the main hosts.
Luis is also known as a passionate advocate of wellness who believes that a well-balanced lifestyle which consists of proper time management between work and personal life coupled with regular physical exercise and proper diet are key factors in maintaining a productive life that is absolutely healthy, which is very vital especially now in the midst of the pandemic.
“I just turned 40 this year and what I learned as we grow older is that we must always watch what we eat,” says Luis. “I know a lot of people who got diabetes either genetically or because of their food choices. Me, I’m really into sweets and there’s always room for so much more desserts in my life. Because of Sweet Via, I now have a healthy alternative that enables me to satisfy my cravings without putting myself at risk of diabetes and minus the guilt as well,” says Luis who just concluded his hosting stint on the third season of the singing and impersonation competition Your Face Sounds Familiar.
Luis also reveals that he is confident, calm, and relaxed with Sweet Via, “I could sleep better knowing that my choice to incorporate Sweet Via in my daily diet essentials is both effective and excellent because its ingredients are natural and plant-based. I am assured that I made the right choice with Sweet Via.
“Luis Manzano lives the ideal lifestyle that perfectly represents Sweet Via as he is enjoying a balanced life that is both active and healthy,” says Santé’s CEO Joey Marcelo. “We are honored to officially welcome Luis to the Santé family, and we are looking forward to all the exciting projects that we will do in collaboration with him in the months to come.”
Luis also expresses how grateful he is to partner with Sweet Via, “It’s great to partner with a brand like Sweet Via. This is the best alternative every time I want to eat or drink something sweet. Another plus with Sweet Via is the prebiotics that it contains which takes care of my tummy. Sweet Via is so versatile because it could be used not just in drinks and desserts but in every single food recipe imaginable.”
Sweet Via is available in leading Mercury Drug stores, Watsons, The Generics Pharmacy, Puregold, Lawson, The Landmark, All Day Supermarkets, and order online thru Lazada and Shopee.
For more information and exciting news and updates on Luis Manzano and Sweet Via, follow @sweetviaofficial on Instagram, like Sweet Via on Facebook, and subscribe to Sweet Via on YouTube.
Here are some recipes you can enjoy with Sweet Via.