Singapore Women's Weekly

Singapore Women's Weekly September 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.

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editor’s letters

As working women and mums, we are busy enough as it is. But I think many of you would share how I feel – I still want to look good (read: Play with makeup), dress confidently, and have more time to spend with the people I love. That’s sparked the focus of this issue. The team has come up with articles to help you craft more time out of your day. In “The Makeup Maestros”, page 32, beauty insiders share tricks to speed up your beauty regime and if you haven’t got it already, you’ve got to pick up the ONE product Beauty Editor Arissa Ha says will give you an instant facelift. See “Get Your Glow”, page 29. Also, who’s got time to track fashion trends? What we’ve done is to…

that’s a wrap… on love

1. Song-Song Couple This duo were the darlings of the K-drama world when they starred in Descendants of the Sun in 2016. They tied the knot shortly after but their fairy tale came to an abrupt end when Joong-Ki filed for divorce after just two years of marriage. 2. Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt After meeting on the set of Mr & Mrs Smith, Brad ended his marriage to Jennifer Aniston and soon Brangelina became Hollywood’s hottest couple. They had a seemingly happy union before a shock divorce announcement following their 12-year relationship. 3. Fan Bingbing & Li Chen These Chinese superstars first met on the set of 2014 period drama, Empress of China, and announced their engagement in 2017. Since then, Bingbing has gone through a tough time with her tax evasion scandal and…

“new look, who dis?”

Most people know that getting over a breakup involves tears, drinks with the girlfriends and copious pints of ice-cream. And while splitting up with someone you love can be bitter, some celebs are lightening the mood with their post-breakup looks. Don’t believe us? These freshly-single women are here to prove the power of a strong breakup look. 1 IRINA SHAYK After ending her four-year relationship with actor Bradley Cooper, supermodel Irina Shayk was seen leaving her home wearing a chic khaki-coloured jumpsuit; and boy, we have never seen someone look this happy to leave a relationship! In the days after her breakup, Irina has stuck to her signature rock-inspired look. More recently, she was seen walking around New York City with a clutch printed to resemble Fyodor Dostoevsky’s book, The Idiot. Cue…

the cover look

Get cover girl Jessica Alba’s gorgeous look with Benefit. We are giving away five fabulous makeup sets, each worth $241, comprising Benefit’s POREfessional Primer for a flawless base, Hoola Contour Powder, Precisely My Brow Pencil, Gimme Brow+ for extra volume, and BADgal Bang Mascara for thicker, lusher lashes. Benefit is available at all Sephora counters, Shilla Dutyfree, Lazada and Zalora. 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 August 25 to September 22, 2019. Enter code: benefit#0919 to increase your chances of winning. Winners will be notified via email by end of September 2019. Promotion is open to all residents of Singapore, other than employees and their families of SPH Magazines Pte Ltd and its associated agencies.…

living her dreams

Jessica Alba had recently given birth to her third child and taken a long acting hiatus when she heard about plans to make the female-driven TV action series, LA’s Finest. “I stopped working for a while as an actress, because I was focused on my business and family,” says the famous founder of The Honest Company, a successful consumer goods company specialising in safe and effective baby and beauty products. “I was waiting for the thing that just felt right in my gut to pull me back into entertainment, and I’d been offered many things in television before but it just never really sat right.” Then came a call from her friend, actress Gabrielle Union, who wanted to revive her own badass role from the Bad Boys films starring Will Smith and…

honestly beautiful

Sultry Senorita Major movie star vibes were on display when Jessica hit the Vanity Fair Oscar Party with beautifully glossy skin that complemented her slinky outfit. Get party perfect like Jessica with Bybi Beauty Babe Balm, $35 (30 ml), for that gorgeous hint of highlight. Blue Crush With such a playful and frilly frock, Jessica kept her cool by pairing a berry lip with a wash of bronzy glow. Try using Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops, $50 (30 ml), on the high points of your face and shine like a goddess. Deep Heat The Latin stunner turned up the heat at the LA’s Finest red carpet by choosing to match her gorgeous crimson pout to her dress. She also made sure to put her best face forward by sweeping her fringe off her lovely…