He is starting early in bikini contests. Nineteen-year-old Philippe Siquinia was a regular face [and bod] in last summer’s male personality competitions a.k.a. bikini open. He was last seen as one of the contestants in the Ginoong Metro Manila 2008, eventually won by Ralph Darrel Mateo. Philippe usually tags along with his bestest friend in bikinidom come, Bryan Soriano who was a runner-up in the Ginoong Metro Manila 2008 contest. They also competed together in the Metrobodies 2009 Search for Models of the Year. They lost to Will and Dexter.