herworldplus.com Archives - 21 April 2015, Tuesday

  • Food review: 5 Top must-try dishes at Dazzling Cafe Singapore

    herworldplus.com 20 Apr '15, 10am

    Dessert-obsessed foodies can rejoice, for the Dazzling Cafe chain from Taiwan has now opened its first Singapore outlet. Located at Capitol Piazza, this Taiwanese cafe will serve the chunky, caramelised honey toast, mochi waffles and more of the signature desserts and mains that it is...

  • Care for your #nails like a #pro! Try these at-home #kits; #DIY #gel #polishes and more:

    How to care for your nails like a professional

    herworldplus.com 20 Apr '15, 9am

    You do not have to travel to the nail salon to get your nails painted with a gel polish. Or, to go back another time to get it removed. Like most other home gel nail kits, Swedish cosmetics brand Depend's new GelLack system lets you cure its gel polish formula under an LED light. Depe...

  • Shop cute casual caps tees & more from #Robinsons x #Playhound special collection before they all sell out! #shopping

    Robinsons x Playhound special capsule collection available from Robinsons The Heeren Singapore

    herworldplus.com 20 Apr '15, 7am

    We all love something exclusive, right? And we are all about being comfortable too. So, the new exclusive Robinsons x Playhound special capsule collection of tees, caps, sweatshirts (because it gets cold in the malls, right?) and tote bag is perfect for Singapore shoppers. This limite...

  • Looking for the perfect gift for Mother's Day? Try @THOMASSABO

    A special gift from the heart

    herworldplus.com 20 Apr '15, 7am

    Mothers’ Day is about celebrating the wonderful woman who has given you so much; it’s the perfect opportunity to pay tribute to your mother and let her know just how amazing she is. She definitely deserves something that's stylish, memorable, and one-of-a-kind. This Mothers’ Day, Thom...

  • 5 great Australian brands you can shop in Singapore

    herworldplus.com 20 Apr '15, 4am

    MBFWA opened this year with iconic and internationally renowned designer Ellery to a graceful performance by the Australian Ballet Company as floating ballerina's glided down the runway. Supermodel Gemma Ward was first on the catwalk in a much-awaited return to Australian Fashion Week...

  • #ZoeTay's wefie (& megawatt grin), @Jeanette_Aw's awards stash & more top #StarAwards2015 pics on Instagram

    Zoe Tay’s wefie, Jeanette Aw and more top moments from Star Awards 2015 |

    herworldplus.com 20 Apr '15, 3am

    Jeanette Aw bagged as many as six awards for Favourite On-screen Couple (with co-star Zhang Zhen Huan), Favourite Female Character, Social Media Award as well as the Regional Most Popular MediaCorp Artiste awards for Cambodia, Indonesia and Malaysia.

  • 5 healthy foods that can make you happier (and sleep better too!)

    5 healthy foods that can make you happy

    herworldplus.com 15 Apr '15, 8am

    Snack on cherry tomatoes and more of these mood-uplifting foods for a happier, healthier you. Image: Getty Images 1. BEETROOT It contains magnesium, which is great for calming and controlling blood pressure. It also helps curb depression and prevent mood swings by balancing out your s...

  • You read it here first - @_DION_LEE_ and #TexSaverio for Love Bonito to show at @sgfashionweek!

    Dion Lee, Tex Saverio for Love Bonito to show at Singapore Fashion Week 2015

    herworldplus.com 13 Apr '15, 5am

    Happy news for Singapore fashionistas - you'll soon get to see even more top fashion designers from our region at Singapore Fashion Week 2015 , which will be held from May 13 to 17, 2015. Australian designer Dion Lee and Indonesian couture designer Tex Saverio will join the list of na...

  • Pop these pills for optimum health: #health #supplements #nutrition

    9 best nutritional supplements for women's health

    herworldplus.com 13 Apr '15, 12am

    Given our busy and stressful lifestyles, we may not always make the best diet choices. “Modern agricultural processes can deplete the nutrients found in our food, due to the chemicals we use for preservation and storage,” shares Vivianna Wou, nutrition director from Food Advisory Grou...

  • This refreshing #salad makes for a light and healthy lunch: #quinoa #pomegranate

    Healthy quinoa and pomegranate salad recipe

    herworldplus.com 12 Apr '15, 6am

    Juice the pomegranate and blend the juice with the rest of the ingredients for the pomegranate dressing in a blender until smooth. Strain and set aside. 2 Bring the water to a boil in a small pot. Add the quinoa and cook for 20min, until the water is completely absorbed. Fluff the qui...

  • Book your other half an appointment at one of these luxe grooming salons: #barbershops #men #grooming

    5 modern barbershops in Singapore, tried and tested

    herworldplus.com 12 Apr '15, 12am

    Give Hubby the royal treatment at these men-only grooming salons. We check in on five upscale barbershops to see how they fare with a cut and a wet shave. TRUEFITT & HILL SINGAPORE EDITOR’S RAVE 9 Ann Siang Road, tel: 6223-5263. Open Mon-Sat, 10am to 9pm; Sun, 10am to 4pm. $60 for a T...

  • These self-examinations could help save your life: #health #selfexam

    5 essential self-examinations every woman should be performing

    herworldplus.com 11 Apr '15, 3pm

    "Check your skin every six months for new lesions (abnormalities in tissue) or changing moles," says Dr Lim. Examine your eyelids, face, ears, neck, chest and back as these areas get the most sun exposure (UV radiation triggers cell mutation). Look out for lumps or discoloured patches...

  • Looking to give back? @hotelre's charity programme gives back to the Singapore Cancer Society.

    Get married and do good at the same time!

    herworldplus.com 10 Apr '15, 12am

    Starry Starry Night, one of the wedding themes at Hotel Re! @ Pearl's Hill. At Her World Brides , we’re big fans of the idea of giving back to charity in lieu of wedding favours, especially when there’s so much cost and (sometimes) waste involved. And in this case, couples who hold th...

  • 5 foods that every new mum needs

    herworldplus.com 10 Apr '15, 12am

    What foods do new mums need? It’s an important and common question. Now that you’re no longer pregnant it can be tempting to revert back to your former diet or grab quick bites for convenience. Yet as a new mum your body needs a lot more and you also need to manage the temptation to l...

  • Latest details on Yoon Eun Hye’s visit to Singapore |

    herworldplus.com 08 Apr '15, 11pm

    If you haven’t already heard , Korean actress Yoon Eun Hye will be attending Singapore Fashion Week (SFW) in May. Some context for occasional K-Drama watchers: You’ll recognise this K-Princess from dramas Goong, Coffee Prince and I Miss You (ChunHye shippers, where you at!). For the c...

  • Latest details on Yoon Eun Hye’s visit to Singapore |

    herworldplus.com 08 Apr '15, 5pm

    If you haven’t already heard , Korean actress Yoon Eun Hye will be attending Singapore Fashion Week (SFW) in May. Some context for occasional K-Drama watchers: You’ll recognise this K-Princess from dramas Goong, Coffee Prince and I Miss You (ChunHye shippers, where you at!). For the c...

  • Make this decadent dessert in just four steps: #dessert #lavacake #recipe

    Molten peanut butter and chocolate lava cake recipe

    herworldplus.com 07 Apr '15, 6am

    1 Melt 150g dark chocolate,50g milk chocolate and 100g unsalted butter together in a double boiler or in a bowl over a pot of boiling water. Set aside. 2 Sift 35g plain flour and 120g caster sugar. Mix in 2 whole eggs and 2 egg yolks to make a batter. Stir in the chocolate mixture, th...

  • [Article] There are hot guys everywhere in Seoul! : #VIXX - herworldplus/Yang Jun Hyeong

    There are hot guys everywhere in Seoul!

    herworldplus.com 06 Apr '15, 5pm

    But, they’re just tall, skinny guys who walk on runways, right? Well, no. In Korea male models are a lot more than that. They’re stars in the making just like their “hyungs” actors Cha Seung Won and Lee Soo Hyuk – both of whom started on the runway, moved into TV and movies and made a...

  • These multi-tasking #sunscreens do more than just #protect your #skin from UV rays:

    6 Multi-tasking sunscreens that go beyond UV protection

    herworldplus.com 06 Apr '15, 10am

    Any Singaporean beauty junkie roughly goes through a tube of sunscreen every month. Get more out of it by trying these six new multi-tasking products that promise to brighten the skin and prevent ageing: Protects your skin from pollution There’s been lots of talk on the effects of pol...

  • Want to know what secret 'weapons' Singapore's top makeup artists have in their stash? Here's the first out of five:

    What's in a makeup artist's pouch: Dollei Seah's 8 beauty essentials

    herworldplus.com 06 Apr '15, 10am

    Five of the industry's best makeup artists share the secret 'weapons' in their pouches. First up, Dollei Seah and the eight makeup essentials she has in her stash DOLLEI SEAH, 42 The exclusive make-up artist of local celebrities such as Julie Tan and Nadya Hutagalung. Ms Seah speciali...

  • Wondering where to go for #dinner? Check out some of these places at the Capitol Theatre:

    Capitol Theatre: The new food places we're excited about

    herworldplus.com 06 Apr '15, 10am

    The historic Capitol Theatre, which has been under redevelopment, will be home to a slew of new food and beverage outlets by June. Image: Matthias Ho for The Straits Times The 542,000 sq ft space in North Bridge Road comprises three conservation buildings - Capitol Theatre, Capitol Bu...

  • Taufik reveals plans to start a family. Plus, he sings a little bit of the song he proposed with!

    Listen to the song Taufik proposed with & highlights from the wedding!

    herworldplus.com 06 Apr '15, 9am

    Former Singapore Idol winner Taufik Batisah ended the speculation about his bride at their wedding yesterday, revealing that she's the one singing the refrain on one of his biggest hit songs, #AwakKatMane (Where Are You?). Image: Kevin Lim/The Straits Times The catchy hip-hop/dance tr...

  • #Congrats, #HannahQuinlivan! <3 The LATEST on Mrs #JayChou's #BABY: @JayChouUpdates

    The latest on Jay Chou & Hannah Quinlivan’s first baby! |

    herworldplus.com 06 Apr '15, 8am

    Hey #ZedZed, don’t get jealous, okay? Jay Chou and Hannah Quinlivan’s unborn kid is already up to all manner of social media shenanigans. Here’s what went down. The famous fetus caused a right old kerfuffle when his or her impending arrival was announced this week by the proud papa-to...

  • New #pimple on your chin? :( 3 fast ways to CONCEAL #ACNE & REDUCE REDNESS -- in minutes:

    3 easy, fast ways to conceal acne and reduce redness in minutes!

    herworldplus.com 06 Apr '15, 7am

    Frantic over a freshly formed zit? In keeping with the critical nature of this crisis of the complexion, let’s get straight to it: 1. REDUCE REDNESS (1 MINUTE) The first order of business is to squelch the swelling that makes pimples so unpleasantly prominent. You can use a soothing s...

  • Tips from Seoul's street style stars on how you can wear colour & pattern without looking over the top.

    6 tips on how to wear colour and print seoul street style

    herworldplus.com 01 Apr '15, 12am

    SEOUL - Despite the below freezing weather (yes, really!) the street style stars of Seoul Fashion Week Autumn Winter 2015 really made an effort to stand out in more spring appropriate looks. The really clever ones used colour and pattern to brighten up their outfit without freezing to...

  • Here's how you can literally bathe in green tea: #greentea #thebodyshop

    Take a green tea bath with The Body Shop's new bath infuser

    herworldplus.com 31 Mar '15, 12am

    Much has been said about the benefits of green tea, and the newest way to enjoy its goodness is with The Body Shop Fuji Green Tea range. Made with real green tea leaves hand-picked from Japan’s scenic Mount Fuji region, this collection of body nourishers aims to leave your skin feelin...

  • Lack of sleep causes wrinkles, makes you cranky at work & now it's been proven to make you fat too! #health #fitness

    Study links lack of sleep with obesity

    herworldplus.com 30 Mar '15, 7am

    Sleep disorders and overeating appear to be linked, according to a recent investigation conducted by the French National Institute of Sleep and Vigilance (INVS) and French health insurer MGEN. Their research indicates an increased risk of being overweight or obese among individuals wh...

  • 12 inspiring quotes by Singapore women who followed their dreams

    12 inspiring quotes by Singapore women who followed their dreams

    herworldplus.com 30 Mar '15, 6am

    On the Her World Young Woman Achiever Forum 2015 (left to right) panel: Janice Wong, Gillian Tan, Islean Valath, Christel Quek and Sara-Ann Shuen Krishnamoorthy with event host and forum moderator Vernetta Lopez. All images: Winston Chuang for Her World, herworldPLUS While no one said...

  • Meet the inspiring women on the Singapore Women’s Hall Of Fame 2015 list

    Meet the 2015 Inductees of the Singapore Women’s Hall Of Fame |

    herworldplus.com 30 Mar '15, 6am

    Singapore Council of Women's Organisations (SCWO) president Malathi Das (far left), Speaker of Parliament Halimah Yacob (centre) presenting Lieutenant-Colonel Koh Chai Hong with a trophy. Image: Lim Yaohui for The Straits Times To commemorate International Women’s Day, 11 women who ha...

  • Why Korean star #JunJiHyun is perfect for @Gucci - she's the brand's first Asian face

    3 reasons why Jun Ji Hyun is perfect for Gucci

    herworldplus.com 30 Mar '15, 6am

    South Korean actress Jun Ji Hyun for Gucci. All images: Gucci Equal parts sass and style, South Korean actress Jun Ji Jyun (also known as Gianna Jun) is definitely one of our favourite fashion icons. So it was not surprising to hear that Gucci has picked her to be their first Asian ‘f...