Wedding Pop-Up: Wheel You Marry Me?
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Wedding Pop-Up: Wheel You Marry Me?

6 March 2015, 2:45 PM
Whether you are getting hitched or just want to “shop” around for wedding vendors, this wedding pop-up by Material World and Volkswagen will be a delight to attend.  If you don’t already know … Material World will be presenting a wedding pop-up with Volkswagen Singapore! Happening on 22 March 2015, Sunday, at ...
This Treatment REALLY Melts Your Belly Fat
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This Treatment REALLY Melts Your Belly Fat

6 March 2015, 10:48 AM
Aware that she’s gotta do something about her paunch, Deborah Tan accepted an invitation to give Liposonix a shot. Here’s what she’s gotta say about the treatment.  I am aware that I risk sounding like one of those slimming centre ads. At Material World, we are extremely careful when it comes to accepting any ...
The Call For Greater Empathy
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The Call For Greater Empathy

5 March 2015, 3:15 PM
Human aggression, according to Stephen Hawking, could well be the black hole of civilisation. Is aggression truly part of our nature? If so, is the human race doomed? By Tan Lili Hunger and exhaustion can make us do strange things, like get all philosophical and talk about humanity and our fight-or-flight instincts. At least, that ...
When Kids Grow Up To Become Monsters: Our Fault Or Theirs?
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When Kids Grow Up To Become Monsters: Our Fault Or Theirs?

5 March 2015, 11:01 AM
Deborah Tan talks about an incident she witnessed between a student of a top-ranking JC and a foreign worker on the bus.   On Wednesday night I was on Bus 67 heading towards Upper Bukit Timah. At the bus stop of Bukit Timah Hawker Centre, three students from National Junior College boarded the bus. The time was about […]
In Pursuit Of Possibilities
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In Pursuit Of Possibilities

4 March 2015, 3:00 PM
Who simply gives everything away she owns – including a good career (and an entire library of books and CDs) – to pursue a new life in a new country? Armed with just two suitcases and a dream, Annabel Middleton left it all behind and flew halfway around the world to do just that.  Some […]
[Love In Lines] When It’s Okay To Have A Fling
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[Love In Lines] When It’s Okay To Have A Fling

4 March 2015, 10:52 AM
Casual encounters and brief romantic interludes tend to get a bad rep for being seedy or lacking in depth, but Vanessa Tai reckons it doesn’t always have to be this way. To be very honest, I debated with myself for a long time before writing this piece. I don’t want to come across as if […]
3 New Facial Treatments You Gotta Try
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3 New Facial Treatments You Gotta Try

3 March 2015, 2:13 PM
Feeling bummed out that the CNY festivities are over? Perk yourself up with any of the three new facial treatments at Spa Esprit. These stem cell facials – Air Supply, Pore Loser, and Simple Pimple Plan – make use of products from Babor, a renowned German skincare brand, and are designed to target different skincare needs. Simple ...
This is Perhaps The Best Budget Hotel In Singapore
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This is Perhaps The Best Budget Hotel In Singapore

3 March 2015, 10:17 AM
Staycations don’t have to be at luxurious 5-star hotels. In Deborah Tan’s opinion, one that is located within walking distance of Singapore’s sights and sounds makes for a better choice. She highly recommends this one below.  Christmas, New Year, Chinese New Year … followed by a week in Hokkaido … the ...
Get Brighter Skin While You Sleep
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Get Brighter Skin While You Sleep

2 March 2015, 2:29 PM
If you think your skin’s looking dull and lacklustre of late, this product’s for you. The Body Shop Moisture White Shiso Overnight Triple Boost Serum contains shiso to limit early melanin-making signals, liquorice to restrict melanin synthesis, vitamin C to give skin a radiant glow, and skin conditioning aloe vera to ...
Does Your Collagen Drink Make You Look Younger?
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Does Your Collagen Drink Make You Look Younger?

2 March 2015, 11:29 AM
Well, it certainly worked for Vanessa Tai’s mum, who recently tried the Laneige Collagen Drink for a month. Read on to find out more.  For most women, whatever age we’re at, we’re often concerned about the state of our skin. My mum is 56 years old this year and her main concerns are skin dryness and fine […]
One Cool Collab To Check Out
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One Cool Collab To Check Out

27 February 2015, 4:10 PM
The second of its kind, small plates restaurant Moosehead Kitchen-Bar collaborated with street artists Sheryo and The Yok, and you can see the result of this splashed on the wall of the restaurant. The artists were inspired by their love for the the tropics and the beach, and have given their own unique spin on […]
4 (Fashion-Related) Reasons Why March Is Gonna Be Awesome
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4 (Fashion-Related) Reasons Why March Is Gonna Be Awesome

27 February 2015, 11:37 AM
So worth braving the crowded streets of Orchard Road for. By Denise Li 1. H&M’s “Summer in Miami” collection Fun tropical prints, relaxed silhouettes, and an abundance of quality materials including silk and suede … that’s the best way to sum up H&M’s S/S 2015 collection. Fashion challenge: ...