Early today, July 20, Aiko Melendez posted on Instagram an "Ultimate Throwback" showing her in swimsuit.
Her full caption read: "Nakaw :) bes @therealcandypangilinan ibalik ba naten 'tong mukha tayong itik sa kapayatan? Thanks ke @maffysoler wifey of @robindaroza for this picture! This was taken in #boracay"
The photo, according to Maja Salvador, showed "panchingit."
She was referring to the bottom's high cut of Aiko's bikini.
Aiko and Maja were together in the now ended Kapamilya teleserye, Wildflower.
Model Luke Jickain also commented on the throwback photo, saying the actress looked like Marthena (nicknamed Mimi), Aiko's daughter with Luke's brother Martin.
He remarked, "Grabe sis you look like Mimi... super."
The other woman in the picture was Aiko's BFF, comedienne Candy Pangilinan, who wrote, "Meron yata akong nakaharap tayong dalawa. Will check. Grabe!"
Other celebrities who took notice of the photo were Kim Atienza, who said, "Aiko ang cute mo sobra," and Danica Sotto-Pingris, who likewise praised, "Super cute."
Former actress China Cojuangco quipped, "Sali ako pwede?"