Singapore Women's Weekly

Singapore Women's Weekly July 2019


The Singapore Women’s Weekly is one of the best-selling women's magazines in Asia. You'll find juicy real-life stories, gorgeous fashion and beauty, and health and relationship advice that works for the busy woman. And there's so much more: Inspiring decor ideas plus collect 'n' keep cookcards with recipes to suit Asian tastes. The Singapore Women’s Weekly has everything you want – and they're all in one place.

Singapore Press Holdings Limited
Back issues only


editor’s letter

I believe in miracles. And for all skeptics out there, you’ll believe in them too once you’ve read celebrity Melody Chen’s roller-coaster journey to having her twins. In “I was scared when I first saw my babies because they looked dead” (these are exact words Melody used), page 64, she reveals the highs and lows of her and husband Randall Tan’s attempts to having children. And when they finally did conceive, it was the start of yet another tumultuous ride. What Melody endured and how she’s come out of it will show you the mettle she is made of (and the twins are the cutest!). Another inspiration is cover girl Felicia Chin. You can’t help but want to root for this star with a heart of gold. Not many may know…

gambling on love

Britney Spears & Jason Alexander The pop songstress married her childhood friend who was a complete unknown in entertainment circles in 2004. The union lasted 55 hours. Angelina Jolie & Billy Bob Thornton This wacky couple exchanged vows in a Vegas ceremony in 2000 after only a few weeks of dating. They divorced in 2002. Demi Moore & Bruce Willis Demi and Bruce tied the knot in Vegas back in 1987. The couple had three children but eventually called off the marriage in October 2000. Sophie Turner & Joe Jonas Jophie surprised everyone when they uploaded a video of their nuptials earlier this year, complete with Elvis impersonator and all. Carol Chu & Andy Lau The Hong Kong actor kept his marriage to former Malaysian beauty queen, Carol Chu, very quiet for over a year. But netizens found out…

beauty, redefined

THE NEW FACE OF BEAUTY Gucci's recently-released line of lipsticks came with an ad that left model Dani Miller’s gapped teeth and snaggletooth completely unretouched. It’s refreshing to see a luxury brand like Gucci embracing their models’ uniqueness, and it seems like Dani is stoked too, as shown in her Instagram caption saying, “There is space for everyone to be themselves!” THE MODELS WITH A DIFFERENCE They may not fit into the cookie-cutter mould of what a model should look like, but that’s not going to stop them from thriving. Meet Winnie Harlow and Sara Geurts, who are champions of loving your skin. Winnie, who has vitiligo, has stated, “I don’t feel like I’m suffering [from vitiligo]. I am conquering.” Meanwhile, Sara has a rare skin disorder called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, which inhibits the…

the cover look

Get cover girl Felicia Chin’s flawless face with YSL Beauté. We are giving away five sets of YSL Beauté makeup sets, worth $280 each, comprising the long-lasting All Hours Foundation B20 that keeps shine at bay; The Shock Mascara for clump-free volume; Touche Éclat Shimmer Stick to highlight your cheekbones; and give lips a treat with the creamy, vibrant Rouge Volupte Shine #12 lipstick. YSL Beauté is available at Ion Orchard, Raffles City, Vivocity, Takashimaya SC, TANGS at Tang Plaza, BHG Bugis and Metro Paragon. TO TAKE PART, VISIT www.womensweekly.com.sg Or, you can take part in this giveaway simply by scanning this QR Code. Promotion valid from June 22 to July 22, 2019. Enter code: YSL#0719 to increase your chances of winning. Winners will be notified via email by end of July 2019.…

ray of hope

‘Giving is from the heart with no strings attached’ Felicia Chin has come a long way. “When I was 18, right before I joined Star Search,I auditioned for a commercial and it was filmed right here in this area, in one of the houses at Emerald Hill,” she gushes.“I remember finishing early because I was just an extra,so I didn’t have many scenes to shoot,and walking down this road feeling really happy that I made $50 for a two-hour job. Fast forward 17 years and I’m back here doing a cover shoot! I’ve come pretty far,haven’t I?” Indeed she has. Just one year after that initial commercial, the young ingénue was crowned champion at Star Search 2003 at the tender age of 19. She followed up that win by starring in local…

queen of hearts

A United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador, Emma has donated millions of her own money to support the anti-sexual harassment campaign, UK Justice and Equality Fund. She also spearheaded the UN’s HeForShe campaign. In 2006, Angelina created the Jolie-Pitt Foundation in an effort to aid humanitarian causes around the world. She was also appointed Special Convoy to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in 2012. One of China’s most successful actresses, Vicki has put her time and money into charitable causes. She has donated to China Youth Foundation’s Hope Project, the United Nations Children’s Fund, and to the China Red Cross as well. The renowned lawyer founded the Clooney Foundation For Justice in 2013. She has previously said that she was committed to using her fame to raise awareness about human rights abuses…