EVENTS, PROMOTIONS & NEWS
MAXIMISE YOUR AFTERBURN
At Orangetheory, it’s all about ﬁring up your metabolism with heart rate-monitored high-intensity workouts that target every muscle group. After each satisfying hour-long session, enjoy the “afterburn” as your body continues to burn more calories than usual for the next 36 hours. Designed for all ﬁtness levels, workout sequences rotate daily so you’ll never get bored. Rates start from $48 for a drop-in class. Exclusively for Shape readers: Enjoy two trial classes and get 20 per cent off your ﬁrst month of Premier membership. Visit robertson-quay.orangetheoryﬁtness.com or tanjong-pagar.orangetheoryﬁtness.com.
Brisk walk in style with the ONE by Skechers shoes. Clocking 10,000 steps is sure to be a breeze, thanks to their patented lightweight and super responsive Ultra Go-cushioned midsoles. Enjoy maximum comfort with these slip-ons – the jersey fabric uppers and patented Air Cool Goga Mat insoles promise ultimate breathability. Bonus points goes to the adjustable laced front panels that ensure a precise ﬁt. They come in two trendy colours: light pink and mauve. Retailing at $119, the ONE by Skechers shoes are available at Skechers concept stores. Visit www.skechers.com.sg.
The key to long-lasting makeup is a good primer, especially when trying to combat shine or creating a smooth base for your foundation. Perfect to keep in your makeup pouch for a full day out, Cezanne’s Make Retouch Base can be used under or over makeup, and works like oil blotting paper for an instant matte ﬁnish. Its skin-tightening ingredients such as mint water and menthol help to minimise the appearance of large pores, leaving you with ﬂawless-looking skin from day till night. Available at selected Watsons outlets at $9.90.
PAMPER YOUR FEET
Our feet deserve as much TLC as our hair and face, especially after long hours of standing, walking and being active. Skip the hassle of booking a foot massage and try Kyusoku Jikan Relaxing Leg Care adhesive pads instead. Made in Japan and formulated with aromatic oil fragrances, these easy-to-use stick-ons are known to soothe tired feet overnight, while being extremely gentle to the skin. Use the Kyusoku Jikan Cooling Leg Gel Pad ($7.50 for six sheets) on achy calves, the Kyusoku Jikan Cooling Foot Gel Pad ($18.95 for 12 sheets) on the soles of sore feet, and the jojoba oil-ﬁlled Kyusoku Jikan Moisturising Heel Gel Pad ($18.95 for eight sheets) on dry and rough heels. Simply stick the moisture-rich gel pads on and leave them till the next morning. Available at selected leading supermarkets and personal care stores. Visit www.lioncorp.com.sg.
QUENCH YOUR THIRST
Health-conscious folks who need their caffeine ﬁx will enjoy sipping on JJ’s aromatic Shiracha White Tea, which bears the Healthier Choice symbol. The Halal-certiﬁed drink is brewed from organic white tea leaves, and comes in three ﬂoral ﬂavours: Sakura, Rose and Jasmine. Compared to green tea, white tea contains even more antioxidants, along with a string of wonderful health beneﬁts. Besides helping to lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels, it also strengthens the bones and protects the heart. Available at minimarts and supermarkets. Visit www.jjdrinks.com.sg.
A family that works out together stays together. In eight convenient locations around Singapore, True Fitness hosts over 140 types of group classes that are suitable for both beginners and ﬁtness junkies. Burn calories and get your cardio ﬁx from their high- energy K-pop dance and spinning classes, or wind down with their wide variety of yoga sessions. Yoga isn’t just great for combating stress, but also building both physical and mental strength. Membership starts from $95 per month for students. Exclusively for Shape readers: Bring your kids for a free trial session at any True Fitness centre from now till October 31, 2018. Register at www.trueﬁtness.com.sg/shape/family.
A HEALING TOUCH
This award-winning skincare product is a must-have for anyone dealing with both new and old scars, stretch marks or uneven skin tone. Bio-Oil is proven to hydrate the skin and strengthen the skin’s elasticity, making it just as effective against ageing skin. It is formulated with vitamins A and E, natural plant oils and the patented PurCellin Oil, which allows for quick absorption and gives a lightweight and non-greasy consistency. It is also suitable for sensitive skin as it is hypoallergenic and non-acnegenic. For best results, massage into skin twice daily for at least three months. Available at leading pharmacies, selected departmental stores and hospitals at $15.50 for 60ml, $25.90 for 125ml and $35.90 for 200ml.
CLEAN AND CLEAR
Slip out of your makeup and shave time off your night skincare routine with these four-in-one cleansing sheets. Made with three layers of ultra-soft microﬁbres, the fragrance-free Kose Cosmeport Softymo Lachesca Make-Up Remover Wipes gently remove makeup plus any impurities in a swipe, deep cleaning your pores and entire face at the same time. Choose from three variations: Clear, Moist and Oil-in. Each sheet is loaded with cleansing solution and infused with moisturising ingredients such as Madonna lily extract, hyaluronic acid and argan oil that target the respective skin concerns. Available at selected Watsons and Guardian outlets at $13.90.