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The newest Korean beauty treatment is better than Botox
Hair and Beauty
Beauty Treatment Secrets: Korea’s newest beauty facial treatment miracle

Claire Locking gets a better-than-Botox facial treatment at Allure Salon

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Julie Stockdale, Hong Kong woman entrepreneur of Sqooll.com
Business
3 top women entrepreneurs share their tips for business opportunities in Hong Kong

Business strategies made easy by Hong Kong’s new breed of successful entrepreneurs

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Soothing tones of different shades of wood make this lounge one to come home to
Readers' Homes
Reader's Home: Take a peek inside this renovated designer Mid Levels apartment

We meet Reika Shetty, founder of Hong Kong’s first fashion-forward maternity-wear boutique

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Understanding your body composition can help to rid yourself of that nasty muffin top
Sport and Fitness
Health and Fitness: Alexa Towersey connects hormones to body fat health

Expert trainer Alexa Towersey gives us the skinny on body fat and what to do about getting rid of it

Fashion: Top 10 designer backpacks to lug your stuff around in

Our Editor's wishlist for must-have stylish and trendy bags, popular backpacks, and designer totes t...

10 Great Private Kitchens in Hong Kong

Part one in our roundup of best speakeasy dining in Hong Kong

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Gritty in the City
Living Here
Photography: Urban exploration of Hong Kong's MTR tunnels

HK URBEX descend into the belly of the beast underneath Hong Kong's growing labyrinthine MTR

Camping and luxury glamping
Cambodia: Four Rivers Floating Lodge
Travel
Luxury camping in Asia: Unreal campsites in Thailand, Cambodia, India and more

Canvas beats concrete as far as these amazing camping locations in Southeast Asia and Australia are ...

We've got a whole heap of decorating ideas for your kitchen!
Decorating Ideas
Kitchen special: 20 fabulous photos from readers' homes

Give your kitchen a new lease of life by nicking a few decorating ideas from these gorgeous schemes

Asia
Top 10 beaches in Asia: Boracay, Andaman Islands and Krabi home to winners

India, Thailand and the Philippines dominated in terms of white sand and turquoise seas in TripAdvis...

Best picnic spots in Hong Kong

12 + 1 top picnic places to throw down a blanket and feast with finger food in Hong Kong

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A balcony deserving of drinks with umbrellas, thank you very much
Property
Property: April 2014 apartments and houses in Hong Kong

Our picks of the best properties to rent and buy across the island

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Learning maths through baking class for kids
Schools
Hong Kong Preschools: SPRING Early Learning Centre

Behind the scenes of Wanchai's SPRING Early Learning Centre

Gourmet Guide to Hong Kong: HotelClub taps food critics for best restaurant tips

Hong Kong's top food bloggers share their inside scoop to foodie paradise

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McDonald's McVeggie burger available throughout Hong Kong until July 2014
News
McDonald’s McVeggie Burger to stay on until July in Hong Kong

It’s official, the McVeggie Burger will be a staple territory-wide throughout summer

Dentists and dental care in Hong Kong
The earlier the better for good teeth
Health and Medical
Dentists and dental care: All you need to know for children and adults

Cleaning and flossing teeth is a no-brainer for health, but how else can we care for our pearly whit...

20 of our favourite cookery schools in Hong Kong

From Thai and Indian, to baking and cooking classes for kids, we put on our aprons to track down the...

Showcase: Take a peek inside this stunning, spacious Sai

See Catherine Lajeunesse's home overlooking Emerald Bay in Hong Kong

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Asia
The top 10 islands in Asia, as rated by the public

The winning islands are in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and The Philippines – see them all here

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Shopping
Interior design: Cut a rug at Carpet Buyer’s Exhibition and Sale

Antique Handmade Persian Carpets Exhibition and Sale at Outlet Prices

Feels like a holiday everyday
Neighbourhoods
Street Talk: An insider’s guide to life in Discovery Bay

We profile DB resident Louise Thoreau to get the skinny on Lantau’s resort community

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There's no place like 'ohm' in this bamboo beauty near Ubud
Asia
Top 5 Unique Weekend Getaways in Asia from Airbnb

Take a short haul holiday from Hong Kong with these quick trips to alternative destinations in Asia

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Body and Style
Shopping Style: Black and white style picks

Monochrome never goes out of season - check out our fashion faves here

Prepare for takeoff!
Kids
Family travel made easy: British Airways crew shares top tips for travelling with kids

7 tips for travelling with children this summer during the holidays

The best times to visit destinations in Southeast Asia

Want to avoid Bangkok’s scorching heat, or Laos’s rainy season? Our handy guide will mean you never ...

Easy, right?
Sport and Fitness
Pilates challenge at Flex Studio

No pain and lots of gain during this 20-hour Pilates challenge

Gili T: Beautiful from above and below!
Asia
Learning to dive in Indonesia's gorgeous Gili Islands

Michelle Ng travels to Gili Trawangan to get her Open Water Diver certification

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Do you think you have what it takes?
News
Job opportunity: The world's toughest job seeks applicants

This quirky job recruitment video gets our thumbs up

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Hong Kong pollution creates an ethereal effect on the skyline
Living Here
Hong Kong Pollution: Every breath you take

What's being done about the rising Air Pollution Index at home in the age of global warming

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EtonHouse's bright and sunny Hong Kong preschool is coming!
Schools
The latest preschool in Tai Tam takes on Reggio Emilia

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the new kid on the block, Hong Kong preschool, EtonHouse

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An ethereal view of the lobby
News
Design: Take a peek inside Zaha Hadid's Macau casino resort

Melco Crown unveils plans for the fifth luxury hotel for City of Dreams, Cotai Strip

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Just popping in for a quick little boost
Hair and Beauty
Your Beauty Treatments Guide to Botox and Fillers

Knowing the difference between Botox and fillers will help you look and feel younger

A treasure trove of design ideas awaits!
Decorating Ideas
Children's bedrooms: Flick through 32 gorgeous schemes from EL readers' homes

From nurseries to teenage dens, we've rounded up some of our favourite images from our showcases

Gardening in Hong Kong: Find plants at bargain prices

Plus Jane Ram tells us what to look out for at the annual Hong Kong Flower Show

Looking over the beautiful pool into the ocean
Asia
Finding paradise in Koh Samui: Our stay at Kamalaya wellness resort

Kamalaya on the South Coast will heal and nurture even the most stressed out urbanite

Charity starts in a Shouson Hill home
Readers' Homes
We snoop around this art-filled apartment in Shouson Hill

Samar Shaheryar shows us around her gorgeous home and tells us more about her Baby Hero business

Escape the "bubble" and discover the unique traditions of HK
Living Here
Hong Kong's major festivals of 2014

Culture vultures! Check out our rundown of H’s major celebrations for 2014

Swimming Safely: Mum's lifeguard alert

Sadly, a recent fatality at a popular expat complex in Hong Kong has made many sit up and take notic...

We can dream of waves this big in Asia
Newsletter
Surfing in Asia: Top 10 places to catch waves

Jordy Gray uncovers the best areas around Singapore for surfers

Permission to nose around your home?
Readers' Homes
Fancy having your home featured in EL magazine?

We're on the hunt for the best homes in HK, whether they're beautiful, quirky, historic or modern

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Restaurants design: Not a wolf in sheep's clothing
Restaurants
Restaurant design: We chat to HK's restaurant lady Anita Lopez

Anita Lopez of Dining Concepts designs many of our most popular, impressive-looking restaurants

I'd like a rock-solid core and lithe limbs, please
Sport and Fitness
Fitness 101: How to perfect four popular yoga poses

We show you how to tweak four common poses for a challenging yet centering yoga workout