The Timeless Timepiece

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If you’re looking for a timepiece that’s understated and elegant, Tissot’s Carson Automatic should be your next pick. Fashioned with a scratchresistant sapphire crystal and a 316L stainless steel case, the dial isn’t overly glazed with anything fancy, other than its see-through caseback that displays the watch’s Powermatic 80 and 2671 movement. Available in two sizes (30mm and 40mm) with dials in black or white, and either leather or steel straps. At all Tissot boutiques, for $870-$1,110.
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Say goodbye to split ends with John Frieda’s new hair essence, Frizz Ease Original Serum. Filled with a concentrated Smoothing Complex that helps make your hair glossier and smoother, this new product also has premium herbal ginseng extract to help improve the look and feel of every individual strand. Available at selected Watsons and Guardian stores, and at selected supermarkets, for $19.90.
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Superb For Scars

Did you know that the best way to combat unsightly stretch marks is to keep your skin well hydrated? Bio-Oil, formulated for scar removal, contains key ingredients – like vitamins A and E, lavender, calendula, rosemary, camomile and the trademarked Purcellin Oil – that aid in nourishing and moisturising your skin. It’s time for those unwanted marks to look less obvious. For more information, visit From $7.75 (for 25ml) to $35.90 (for 200ml).
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Non-invasive Facelift

Want to get the V-shaped face without going under the knife? Opt for Dr Spa Needleless Threadlift, a non-surgical process that combines Liquid Lift and Derma Thread Lift procedures with premium hyaluronic acid and nanotechnology silk protein to give you similar results to a conventional facelift. It is suitable for all skin types other than acne-prone skin. Each session takes 120min. A one-time trial session costs $455, while four sessions (recommended for optimal results) cost $2,200. Available at all four Dr Spa outlets (Palais Renaissance, Orchard Gateway, Tangs Orchard and Bugis TQL Suites).

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Your New Summer Bag(pack)

Florals and fauna may scream summer, but Bonia has decided to go in a different direction and venture into the world of fruit for its latest bag collection. The Tutti Frutti backpack, which is fashioned out of buttery calf leather and embroidered with quirky fruit motifs like pineapples, bananas and cherries, comes in three shades: bois blue, funghi and maroon, $460 each.