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Women Who Launch: Bebe Bamboo

Chan Mei Yen 38, Founder of Bebe Bamboo It is hard to believe this soft-spoken mother of 4 runs a distribution business and has her own brand of award-winning products for babies. The secret to this stay-at-home mom’s innovative success is creating practical and functional baby wear. Armed with a …

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Interview With: A Textile Designer Turn Fashion Retailer

Sylvia Lim Do Everything Officer (DEO), Triologie & The Emporium Group Pte Ltd When it comes to textile design, fabric construction and retail fashion, Sylvia Lim has done it all. This makes it hard to put Sylvia in a box; it would be an awkward fit. She is unconventional, uncannily …

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SKIN STORY

Skin Story: Lily Kew // Oily & Acne-Prone

She double cleanses, swears by facials peels and barely wears makeup. Soon-to-be 45 year old Lily Kew, owner of organic facial bar Kew Organics is often mistaken to be 10 years younger than her real age. Despite having all the skincare treatments at her fingertips, she sticks to only a …

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Skin Story: Lara Lozano // Dry & Sensitive

31-year-old Lara Lozano is one in a handful of female commercial airline pilots working in Singapore’s aviation industry. Lara moved to Singapore from Spain 4 years ago. Not only did her country of residence change, so did her skin. In this series, Lara candidly shares with us how living in …

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Women Who Launch: Kew Organics

Lily Kew, 44 Founder, Kew Organics Spurred by the disseverment of her eight-year long spa business with her sister in 2012, Lily took a two-year hiatus to unwind, regroup and map out her next move. In 2014, she took the plunge and started her very own organic facial bar. Up …

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Skin Story: Kat Julyan // Dry & Hyperpigmentation

She exfoliates daily, wears high protection SPF and never sleeps with makeup on. This 39-year-old blog editor Kat Julyan, of katjuju.com, is certainly well-behaved when it comes to skin care. She is as much obsessed about natural and organic skincare as she is about her 13-year old Australian miniature schnauzer. …

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Women Who Launch: Katfood

Kendra Liew, 26 Managing Partner, Katfood From law school to entrepreneur, Kendra Liew is barely 26. This young and hands-on Singaporean girl juggles between concocting natural skincare recipes at home on weekdays and fulfilling deejay gigs overseas on weekends to earn extra income. What started many years ago as a …

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Women Who Launch: Zero Cuisine

Serene Loong, 37 Founder, Zero Cuisine In 2003, Serene went on a date with destiny (in other words, with Anthony Robbins). She made a list of big audacious goals and learnt skills to make it happen; from bagging an award-winning career in advertising to purchasing her second home before turning …

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Women Who Launch: Katharos

Nerissa Chuang, 30 Executive Director, Katharos From the moment one meets Nerissa, it is apparent that there is more to this National University of Singapore graduate than her infectious girly laughter, impeccable dressing and meticulous grooming. Barely 30, Nerissa is a working machine. Not only does she have a successful …

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Women Who Launch: Poggiagliolmi

Elizabeth Poggiagliolmi, 50 Owner & Founder, Poggiagliomi It seems there is no place Elizabeth won’t go. As a native Sabahan from Malaysia, Elizabeth studied in Singapore and London; and worked in Germany. While in the UK, she met and married her Italian husband whom she describes as “an unrooted and …

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