Issue: May 10, 2006   (Archive)
Saturday, March 28, 2015   

Check mate
Burberry's spring makeup line is inspired by its Spring/Summer collection. Entitled "The Birds and The Bees," it is developed by makeup artistic consultant Wendy Rowe and composed of four main features:

Outbreaks imminent
The man wasn't any sicker at first than many of the other patients arriving at University of Kansas Hospital, infectious disease specialist Dana Hawkinson recalls.

Fresh spring looks
Looking to spring clean your beauty routine? Cityplaza is holding a Beauty in the Spring fair from now until March 22. The Tai Koo mall's tenants are taking turns setting up a pop-up store at the second- floor atrium to showcase their very latest skin care and cosmetics.

Stop flaking out
Dandruff and dark clothing just don't go together. Given how much Hong Kong office workers love black, finding the perfect anti-dandruff shampoo is akin to discovering the holy grail.

Sonic boon for elderly
Sonic waves, first used by submarines in World War II, might one day help those with Alzheimer's disease preserve or regain their ability to remember and navigate, a new study on mice suggests.

Rice to the occasion
Tatcha has only been around three years but already it has gathered quite a following.

Rooibos boost
I got hooked on rooibos (or red bush) tea on my trip to South Africa but thankfully, unlike most vices, this one has lots of health benefits.

Get fit in eight weeks
Have you been stuffing yourself with too much food lately? Did you exercise at all in the winter months? With spring in the air and the beach season fast approaching, four health experts offer tips to help you get back in shape in eight weeks.

Put some heart into it
Hardcore fitness fans will get a chance to take part in 2XU's Ultimate Performance Training Camp in California as part of the brand's Heart not Hype campaign.

Power of play
Play helps children develop their potential and also has therapeutic powers. Local charity Playright's hospital play service helps sick children understand medical procedures, relieve pressure and handle negative emotions during their stay in hospital.

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