herworldplus.com Archives - 24 February 2017, Friday

  • Do #slimming and #fatloss treatments who claim to give instant results really work? We found out:

    Beauty slimming treatments...do they really work?

    herworldplus.com 22 Feb '17, 10am

    Losing weight and toning up can seem like a lifelong battle...one you're destined to lose. Whilst some are blessed with metabolisms that work more overtime than the typical Singaporean, most have a metabolism that is slower than a sloth. Yah...super slow. This means that we basically ...

  • 9 celebrity-approved outfits that will impress your boss & colleagues!

    9 celebrity approved outfits that will impress your boss & colleagues

    herworldplus.com 21 Feb '17, 7am

    What we choose to wear to work holds a hefty weighting on how we’re perceived in our role. Our office wardrobe is a sign of our competence and professionalism...so it’s imperative that we constantly keep our workwear game strong. Herein lies the million dollar question, how are you su...

  • We're completely shocked at these #UVRadiation statistics...

    The scary fact about UV radiation in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 20 Feb '17, 9am

    Created by the World Health Organization, the UV Index (UVI) is a measure of the level of UV radiation in an area. The values range from zero upwards, and the higher the UVI recorded, the greater the potential for damage to your skin and eyes, and the less time it takes for harm to oc...

  • Prettify your wardrobe this S/S ‘17 with hot pink |

    herworldplus.com 20 Feb '17, 8am

    Fuschia pink was THE colour of the runways this S/S ‘17, dominating designers such as Valentino and Bottega Veneta. Whilst you may usually shy away from such loud colours, we’re here to help you embrace the bold. Pink is playful, feminine and gives an injection of ‘youth’ into the mon...

  • 5 of the sweetest moments at Park Bo Gum’s fan meet in Singapore. https://t.co/Ew3rgppASx

    5 of the sweetest moments at Park Bo Gum’s fan meet in Singapore |

    herworldplus.com 20 Feb '17, 8am

    The evening’s surprise guest was Park Bo Gum’s ‘brother’ and leading man of South Korean drama Descendants Of The Sun, Song Joong Ki. The two friends are from the same talent agency Blossom Entertainment, which means Park is Song’s junior. Their relationship became closer when Park co...

  • How to dress like a First Lady

    herworldplus.com 20 Feb '17, 7am

    Jackie, a 2016 drama film depicting the life of former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, was finally released in Singapore last weekend. The movie, featuring Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman, follows Kennedy’s mysterious life after the assassination of her husband and former US Pres...

  • 有钱多做怪。 https://t.co/TXYkpNCNnY

    SG Confessions: 'I had a fling with an office intern'

    herworldplus.com 19 Feb '17, 4pm

    When I returned from the getaway, my wife asked me how my trip was. I was surprised she bothered to ask, but it turned out that my date had sent me a text telling me she was waiting for me, and my wife had seen it . I lied that the woman had been with my colleagues and me, but my wife...

  • asian skin t

    herworldplus.com 19 Feb '17, 3am

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  • If you're feeling fatigued, try...Lemon

    If you're feeling fatigued, try...Lemon

    herworldplus.com 19 Feb '17, 1am

    Citrusy scents can be a good pick-me-up, so if you have the tendency to go into a post-lunch slump, just a whiff of lemon essential oil to perk yourself up. This scent purportedly helps with alertness and concentration too, so feel free to add it to your diffuser if you’re rushing aga...

  • What we discovered about Park Bo Gum in Singapore (apart from the fact that he’s really cute) |

    herworldplus.com 18 Feb '17, 3pm

    The K-actor, who will be in town for four days, revealed he has already tried a few local dishes. “I tried local food for the first time today. I ate laksa and bak kut teh. They were delicious,” he said. He continued to demonstrate his well-known love for food when he revealed his wis...

  • What we discovered about Park Bo Gum in Singapore (apart from the fact that he’s really cute) |

    herworldplus.com 18 Feb '17, 1pm

    The K-actor, who will be in town for four days, revealed he has already tried a few local dishes. “I tried local food for the first time today. I ate laksa and bak kut teh. They were delicious,” he said. He continued to demonstrate his well-known love for food when he revealed his wis...

  • Did you spot #MissUniverse #Singapore Cheryl Chou doing this on a recent plane ride?

    Did you spot Miss Universe Singapore Cheryl Chou doing this on a recent plane ride?

    herworldplus.com 18 Feb '17, 12pm

    Image: Cheryl Chou for The New Paper / Instagram Miss Chou, 21, had a "mini photoshoot" with Singapore Airlines' (SIA) cabin crew en route to Manila to represent the Republic at last month's Miss Universe pageant. Halfway through the three-hour flight, the 1.7m beauty went to the back...

  • Quit these bad habits that are sabotaging your weight loss plan, pronto

    herworldplus.com 16 Feb '17, 11am

    When you think of a good breakfast, it usually involves a whole lot of carbs, processed meat, butter, sugar and the list goes on. While skipping out on breakfast is not an option, neither is going overboard at your breakfast table. Everything in moderation - you could indulge in a hea...

  • Watch @Adele's incredible acceptance speech at the #GRAMMYs

    Adele triumphs at the Grammys...but hails Beyonce as the real winner

    herworldplus.com 14 Feb '17, 7am

    Aside from the glorious gowns and daring outfits , we all tuned into the Grammy Awards 2017 to see who would be scooping these prestigious awards. Oh, and lest we not forget, the incredible live performances from both Adele and Queen Bey herself. If you haven't caught up yet, you need...

  • Yes, you CAN #travel like a chic #model.

    Wanna travel like a model? Start with the right luggage

    herworldplus.com 14 Feb '17, 4am

    Ok , ready to take off , bye Paris ! #today @rogervivier #trip #abudabi #abudhabi @etihadairways #etihad A post shared by Ines de la Fressange (@inesdelafressangeofficial) on Oct 10, 2016 at 1:47am PDT If you’ve always wanted to look like a stylish model when you’re travelling, we’ve ...

  • Grab these 6 stylish sunnies to shield your pretty peepers from the blazing Singapore sun

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 10am

    We here at Her World Plus are always looking for ways to emulate our favourite celebrities, and no look is complete without sunglasses. Wait. Correction: no look is complete without the trendiest sunglasses of the season. The right pair of sleek shades can elevate any outfit by leaps ...

  • Designer style but high-street budget? Rent your dream closet from these websites

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 9am

    With the rise of the sharing economy, it may actually be more practical to “borrow” designer clothing. After all, it's better to borrow than spend a bomb on a piece you 'need' for that wedding...only for it to never see the light of day again. If, like us, you fantasise of an unlimite...

  • Dakota Johnson: Films like Fifty Shades can be 'frightening'

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 8am

    Fifty Shades Darker expands on events set in motion in 2015's box-office smash that collected US$85 million (S$120 million) on opening weekend in the United States and grossed more than US$571 million globally. The new film, opening here tomorrow, was shot back to back with the third,...

  • These 5 flowers work miracles for your health (and look pretty too)

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 5am

    Flowers don't just look good and smell good - they can heal too, depending on their cooling or warming nature. In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), cooling foods help to clear heat and toxins, while warming foods improve circulation and qi (vital energy) in the organs. Ms Chan Wei L...

  • Whattt? Beyonce just did this at #Grammy2017 and we all stopped breathing for a bit.

    If you’re pregnant, DON’T try what Beyonce just did at the Grammy | herworldPLUS

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 5am

    The beautiful and absolutely stunning Beyonce just staged a touching and mesmerising performance at the Grammy Awards 2017 ceremony. Queen Bey, who recently broke her pregnancy news on her Instagram account last week, turned up on stage at the Staples Center in Los Angeles dressed in ...

  • 10 killer national costumes at the Miss Universe 2017 competition

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 3am

    The Miss Universe 2017 competition has just wrapped up in Manila, Philippines and this year’s National Costume segment was an eye-catching affair. Scroll through the gallery to see some of the most outstanding pieces worn by the contestants from around the world. Photo: Maria Mika Max...

  • Here's how to get a naturally glowing and #smooth #complexion without #makeup:

    Get a naturally glowing and smooth complexion without makeup

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 3am

    If you want radiant skin (who doesn’t?), you usually need to put in time and effort. That means investing in skincare that works for you, sticking to a good skincare routine, religiously applying sunscreen every day and going for facials regularly. And if you have to turn your complex...

  • According to Her World Brides Singapore, more couples are eschewing the diamond for their engagement rings,...

    Trending: Non-diamond engagement rings gaining popularity amongst Singapore brides

    herworldplus.com 13 Feb '17, 12am

    More couples here are eschewing the diamond for their engagement rings, choosing alternative centrepieces such as rubies, sapphires and pearls. This typically also means a lower price tag. A one-carat diamond, for instance, could easily cost more than $4,000. An equivalent-sized ruby ...

  • What to watch on Valentine's Day

    herworldplus.com 11 Feb '17, 12pm

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  • Pastel dress and casual suits

    herworldplus.com 11 Feb '17, 12pm

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  • 4 V-day videos to sweeten your day

    4 V-day videos to sweeten your day

    herworldplus.com 11 Feb '17, 12pm

    Valentine's Day is just around the corner. The occasion is one that is marked by expressions of love and sweet nothings, or inflated prices of chocolates and flowers, depending on whether you are a glass-half-full or glass-half-empty type of person. Whether you are one half of a happy...

  • A Touch Of Whimsy

    A Touch Of Whimsy

    herworldplus.com 11 Feb '17, 12pm

    We love the whimsical and modern additions to this floaty pink number - a bodice speckled with playful plastic and silk flowers as well as sparkling crystals. Crystal-embellished tulle gown with silk and plastic flowers, as well as chapel train, price upon enquiry, from DIGIO BRIDAL. ...

  • Margot Robbie to U-Kiss' Eli: 11 celebrities who got married secretly

    herworldplus.com 11 Feb '17, 12pm

    When word got out that Margot Robbie toed the knot with her long-time beau Tom Ackerley, she confirmed with a sassy post on Instagram of her seemingly flipping off. But if you look carefully, it ain't her middle finger. Instead, it's her fourth finger masquerading as her third with a ...

  • 5 golden advice for those who plan to work past retirement age

    5 golden advice for those who plan to work past retirement age

    herworldplus.com 11 Feb '17, 3am

    A photo posted by DBS Bank (@dbsbank) on Mar 9, 2016 at 1:42am PST There will come a time when we realise the true cost of those designer bags and the hipster coffees we’ve been consuming daily. And that will come when we receive our senior citizen EZLink cards and realise that we’re ...

  • Local jewellery label sells pieces in popular Korean dramas

    Local jewellery label sells pieces in popular Korean dramas

    herworldplus.com 11 Feb '17, 3am

    A photo posted by Descendants Of The Sun(태양의 후예) (@descendantsofthesun.kbs) on Apr 14, 2016 at 5:38am PDT Last year's hit Korean drama Descendants Of The Sun may have ended its run, but it continues to inspire pop culture trends. Local jewellery label Citigems has teamed up with Korea...