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Ingredient Watchlist │ Is your makeup eco-friendly?

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Mirror, mirror on the wall; who’s the most harmful of them all? That’s probably the question we should be asking every time we look in the mirror while applying our makeup and skincare. Many of us buy our makeup and personal use products without ever reading the label on it; not realising that our much loved products may contain ingredients that are harmful to us and our environment. With the growing consciousness among consumers to …[Read more]

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What’s On Kids will love these Summer Holiday Specials in Singapore!

Summer Holiday Special Events

During ‘school days’, one is always limited for time; so to explore a place at leisure or learn something new may not be on the priority list. That is why the summer holidays are the best time to explore Singapore ‘in and out’ with your kids – be it toddlers or teenagers. Go catch a concert, enjoy a family picnic at the park, take part in a workshop, learn a new art form, be a …[Read more]

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Meraki Bags Reviving art forms, artisans and saving the planet!

At Secondsguru, we are always excited to upcycle things and give them a new lease of life. So, when we heard of Meraki and the wonderful work they were doing with old leather bags, our curiosity got the better of us. We got in touch with Yosha Gupta, a Financial Inclusion Consultant at IFC , World Bank and the founder of Meraki, to learn more about the brand and the work it does with artisans …[Read more]

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Summer Holiday Special │ Get outdoors with kids at Singapore’s farms!

summer holiday singapore outdoors

With the summer holidays nearly here, we’re sure most parents have that one burning question on their minds – How do we keep our kids ‘entertained’!? Yes, there will be negotiations on screen time and over-playing of video games, but even so, there is definitely room to spare to go exploring. So, to make things easy for you – we’ve drawn up outdoor activities to keep those grey cells active and restless hands occupied. Our …[Read more]