In today’s world it’s becoming increasingly popular to be more eco-conscious in our fashion shopping, but how easy is it you might ask? What simple changes can you make to ensure you’re being more ethical and sustainably conscious as a consumer?
16 Feb 2017 / Shopping
When it comes to laser hair removal, it really pays to be an informed consumer. How do you know which salon is safe? Or which gets the best results? We've got the full lowdown on laser hair removal in Hong Kong here for you.
25 Jan 2017 / Beauty
Are you thinking about getting your first tailored suit? Our writer Joseph took the plunge, and here's what he thought of the whole process from designing and fitting through to trying on his finished bespoke suit.
27 Dec 2016 / Blog / Essential HK / Lifestyle / Shopping

Lifestyle

Tired of paying a fortune for fruit and veg that looks and tastes past its best? The Fresh Supply Company want to make fresh and tasty produce affordable and readily available to HK consumers. Check out our review and get your discount code (and a chance to win a $500 fruit and veg crate too).
26 Oct 2016 / Shopping
The Lion Rock Press are known for their use of Hong Kong imagery and their quirky humour. This year they're on a mission to give us all a very Hong Kong kind of Christmas with these fun festive designs.
9 Oct 2016 / Shopping
Dressing up, drinking, dancing - what's not to like about Halloween in Hong Kong? Let us help you decide where to head for a scarily good time.
6 Oct 2016 / Entertainment / Events
Whatever your musical taste we bet you can't resist hitting the dancefloor at one of these spots.
6 Oct 2016 / Entertainment
If you're short on time, short on patience, or just looking for something a little different, online shopping is what you need. In this post we cover online shopping options for food, beauty and other random bits and pieces you didn't even know you needed!
24 May 2016 / Beauty / Food / Shopping
It's not all high end designer brands in Hong Kong's shopping malls, there are some amazing middle ground fashion retailers offering affordable style and luxury too. Fashion store Rue Madame have picked out six of the best for us.
19 May 2016 / Shopping
If you're short on time, short on patience, or just looking for something a little different, online shopping is what you need. In this post we cover online shopping options for clothing and accessories, department stores and kids/babies items.
16 May 2016 / Shopping
Whether you're the one leaving Hong Kong, or the one being left behind, these amazing Hong Kong inspired gifts will make the goodbyes a little easier.
6 May 2016 / Shopping
Enter our contest for a chance of winning a rejuvenating organic facial and body treatment from Sparadise.
3 May 2016 / Beauty
Do I really have to wear a pink pyjama uniform? Is it true that I can pay for my birth with my Octopus card? Planning a birth in Hong Kong can raise some very quirky questions, however having a baby in the public hospital system can be a very positive experience, if you know what to expect. We chatted to doula and breastfeeding counsellor Cathee Jackson to find out about the process, how to prepare, and what to pack!
7 Apr 2016 / Essential HK / Health / Interviews / Kids