If you think activewear is only suited for the gym or the yoga studio, think again. As part of our Wellness Day Out, we did an activewear fashion show featuring outfits from our sponsors FUNFIT, Negative Ion Clothing and Princessa; styled by Vrinda Seth and featuring contestants from DreamGirl SG as well as Fiona Tan, Read more about Activewear Fashion Show at Wellness Day Out[…]
Trousers are awesome If you are tall and curvy, trousers work best – they are comfortable, easy to wear, can be worn in any weather and they look great. Make sure to buy a pair of good fitted trousers where they are not too short or too long, don’t ride up your buttocks, back or Read more about 7 Fashion Tips for Tall and Curvy Women[…]
The Great Singapore Sale (GSS for short) has started and that means that a lot of stores will be shelling out discounts and products for every shopper to enjoy. While the city is buzzing with tourists and citizens going out to try and get the best deals possible, we ourselves have decided to make our Read more about 5 Awesome Sites to Check Out this GSS[…]
Congratulations to 43 year-old Ice Sherry Lee who recently competed in the international Mrs Top of the World pageant in Riga, Latvia! The Singaporean mother of two was one of the few Asians in the competition and she bagged the title of Second Runner Up, beating 16 other contestants who were mostly in their early Read more about Singaporean Wins Second Runner Up in Mrs Top of the World 2017[…]
Hunter McGrady talks about her experiences as a plus sized model and how they are treated and mislabeled in the fashion industry.
The Marc Jacobs Spring/Summer 2017 collection was released in stores last month and our Wellness Insider team just had to be on the guest list! The styling was done at the Marc Jacobs’ popup store at The Paragon in Orchard Road as this SS’17 collection sees a lot of colours, especially in patchwork and we wanted the Read more about Styling Inspired by Marc Jacobs Spring/Summer 2017 Collection[…]
The things the fashion industry makes its models go through have become pretty common news nowadays, but it’s sitll surprising to see how far they can go. Learn about the experiences this model had and the tricks implemented to get her to “look good”
There was a trend on social media where lots of girls would use the hashtag #thighgap as a goal and many sought to lose weight so that they could be skinny enough to get a thigh gap. Then came this website with the brand TGAP that sold Thigh Gap Jewellery with each costing about S$185. Read more about Thigh Gap Jewellery, Anyone?[…]
They say clothes maketh the (wo)man…and there’s actual psychology behind that! Which is why your workout gear can actually motivate you to go to the gym! We’re not kidding. It’s called “enclothed cognition” and it basically means that particular clothing affects the way you mentally feel. The study suggests that what you put on influences Read more about Workout Gear For Women To Keep You Movin’[…]
This week sees special guest Clare Chan, a fashion designer with costume background, who is also a cosplayer. We talk about how clothes and changing them affects one’s body image and how cosplaying helps boost confidence. Clare even brought her latest mask and ‘ears’ from the last costume she wore and got me cracking to Read more about Melissa’s Table Top Talk Episode 25: Changing Body Image With Clothes[…]
This week, I speak to Angelina Francesca, the designer of local athleisure wear MY ANJE, to find out why she decided to design active wear (sports wear for those who aren’t familiar with the terms ‘atheleisure’ and ‘active wear’) instead of ‘normal’ clothing. We find out what sort of woman she designs for and what Read more about Melissa’s Table Top Talk Episode 24: Designing Atheleisure Wear MY ANJE[…]
Clothe sizes can be quite confusing for everyone, at times they make you feel insecure in your own body due to how uncertain they can be. Well, we’re going to tell you why clothing sizes are just that, pure numbers.
The Wellness Insider has teamed up with the folks at SAUCEink to bring you a Christmas Party that will be fun and flirty *wink wink*! This is definitely one for the ladies as it’s all about YOU and how you can feel confident during the holidays as well as plan your wardrobe and image for Read more about Fun & Flirty Christmas Party![…]
As we get older and busier it becomes hard to keep up appearances, wrinkles start showing and bags begin to grow under our eyes. Well, we’re here to offer a way to remedy that problem.
I first saw this image on Facebook where my friend shared it with the following comment: “Not body shaming, but it is NOT ok to be fat. If you have medical issues and became big cuz (sic) of hormonal imbalance etc, then fine. But no, having a very plus sized woman walk the runway doesn’t Read more about What’s Your Take On Plus Sized Models On The Runway?[…]
Women tend to dress in order to impress and attract those of the opposite sex, which seems like a normal thing to do. However, what if how you dress makes men see you as an object instead of a human being who is smart, beautiful and worthy of attention? The bikini seems all the norm Read more about How The Bikini Evolved – Every Woman Should Watch This[…]
You think you’ve got the looks and the height…but are you really ready to be a model? If you are thinking about pursuing a modelling career, watch this video first so that you know exactly what you’re in for as well as what you’ll need to watch out for. Melissa interviewed Richel Xie of Nova Read more about Melissa’s Table Top Talk Episode 6: So You Wanna Be A Model?[…]