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Viva picks from Japan Fashion Week 2008

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Japanese style street fashion was displayed in full force at the Japan Fashion Week in Tokyo this week with Gothic Lolitas taking center stage.  Lacy petticoats, bohemian knitted wears, lacy black ragdoll dresses, punky T-shirts and platform boots ruled.  And here are picks from Viva Woman for some spunky fashion inspiration.

From top left:
- everlasting sprout designed by Keiichi Muramatsu / Noriko Seki
- calcium designed by Kunio Uehara
- mintdesigns designed by Hokuto Katsui / Nao Yagi

Origins Organics in Singapore from April

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I have never been keen on the range of products from Origins.  I suppose it is because the first product I bought from them happened to be the overpriced but underperforming Origins No Offense Deodorant.  However, their latest Origins Organics, which is a full line of skin, body and hair care products containing ingredients certified organic definitely piqued my interest and I learnt that the new line will be available in Singapore come next month, 1 April.

8 beauty trends for a younger looking face

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I’ve covered fashion trends for 2008.  Let’s now look into how to look younger with these 8 beauty trends according to an article at Sunday Mirror.

1.  Mineral Makeup
Mineral lovers know that it is true that mineral makeup helps us to look younger because of the natural glow and the luminous quality.  In addition, mineral makeup is also better for some of our skin in the longer term.

Purse-friendly vintage inspired fashion

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It just looks like we still can’t get enough of the vintage vogue with many savvy and stylish shoppers including celebs like Kate Moss, Kylie and Posh Spice turning to retro fashion with an individual twist.  And it’s no wonder since vintage really offers a much more unique eclectic style over the mass-made. 

The great news for us is that right here at home, we are also seeing more offerings of vintage inspired fashion, clothing and accessories with customer friendly prices.