M. A. T. Caparas

President’s Name M. A. T. Caparas
Presidential Year 1986-1987
Theme Rotary Brings Hope
Home Town (Manila, Philippines)
Convention Host/

Convention History

Munich, Germany
June 7-10 (26,909)

The quest to look good is something that people all over the world are aiming for. It is not something that is restricted to the female population alone. Men, all around the world, are more conscious about their appearance than ever before. Whether is trying out the latest beauty products or the latest information in cosmetic technology, men and women are equally keen to know.


Among the various products to look young, the most popular are anti aging creams. These creams are skin care products that are created for consumers who want to look young by hiding, preventing or reducing signs of skin aging. Wrinkles are one of the most visible signs of skin aging, which take place due to the various natural biological processes of the body.


Wrinkles appear on the surface of the skin as we age. The elasticity of our skin reduces and wrinkles appear. Another reason is the activities of the facial muscles on a daily basis.


There are several choices when it comes to methods and treatments to take care of wrinkles. The choice one makes would be dependent on the desired result and the price one is willing to pay for it. An important factor to remember is that not all these methods are effective equally and some might not be effective at all.


One of the most popular choices to get rid of the wrinkles is plastic surgery. Though it is an effective method, it is expensive and hence unaffordable for many. One advantage is that it works fast and the results are visible almost immediately.


For those who find plastic surgery expensive, products like Goji Cream are an ideal solution. This anti aging cream is effective and a far less invasive option. Though it might take some time to show the results, it is an extremely affordable option. Goji berries are the main ingredients used in this product. These have strong anti oxidant properties and are rich in amino acids.


This cream works by keeping the skin deeply hydrated and thus gradually smoothing the wrinkles. It also works by activating the collagen that is present in the skin. Collagen helps the skin to regain its elasticity and makes skin look young and fresh.


While cosmetic beauty is important to increase confidence, maintaining your health is also important for your well-being. It enables you to be more productive and perform your daily functions well with consistency.


Having a disease free life is possible by making the right lifestyle choices. One must also remember that not everyone is fortunate to get the opportunities to do so. There are millions around the world who cannot access even the basic health care facilities.


This is one of the many causes taken up by Rotary International. They have been working to make sure that each individual realizes that good health is a right.

Each of the Rotary Presidents had a theme and one of the most notable themes was that of M.A.T. Caparas. He served as the President from 1986 to 1987 and the theme of Rotary Brings Hope is an apt description for the organization.

From initiatives and projects at the community and global level, Rotary is working hard to make the dream of good health care a reality.