Author: Hannah Azlan

Logan Paul’s Aokigahara Controversy – A Fact Sheet

If you, like me, were confused about Logan Paul trending on social media – have no fear. Here’s a quick fact sheet on why the YouTube star made headlines. Spoiler alert: it’s not good. WHO Logan Alexander Paul, 22. The Ohio-based vlogger and voice actor, originally a Vine star. He has since moved towards acting and creating his own brand, Maverick. With 15 million subscribers, Logan’s fanbase is mostly comprised of children under the age of 15. For more information, check out his Wikipedia page. WHAT On December 31st, 2017 – Paul filmed himself and three other friends reacting...

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7 For 2017: Influencers To Watch Out For

Hello 2018! Last year we looked to social media for inspiration and this year will… probably be no different. Influencers seem to be a dime a dozen these days, and it can be hard deciding who you’re going to give that valuable follow to. Spice up your feed by giving some of these upcoming Instagram accounts a follow. @mellywellymai | Mai Tai This half-Egyptian beauty rocks that hypebae-athleisure style that seems to have popped up all over the social app. You may have seen her modelling in GLAM magazine a while back, or maybe her scoring pics with some...

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5 Essential Apps Every Smartphone User Needs (+5 Additional Ones)

It’s 2018! Pretend you have your life together and get in on that #NewYearNewMe bandwagon by cleaning up your phone. God knows we can’t live without them now. Here are 5 essential apps for the modern smartphone user, with 5 additional ones if you have the storage space. (WhatsApp not included, because you should already have it) Spotify (Premium)Spotify Premium costs less per month than the average cup of (hipster) coffee. It’s worth it for the unlimited skips, no ads and ability to download your music. Curate your playlist and make a modern mixtape – we don’t use iPods...

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7 For 2017: Worst Trends

2017 has come and gone, and so have the trends of the past year. While some trends deserve to stay, there are some trends that need to die. Here, we show you our picks for the worst trends of 2017. Squiggle BrowsUrban Dictionary defines ‘wavy’ as cool, or hip but squiggle brows did not make the cut. Please don’t bring this with us into 2018. High Fashion CrocsCrocs and sandals used to be exclusively ‘uncle’ territory, but Balenciaga tried to make it a Thing. Leave it in 2017, guys. Crocs shouldn’t be high fashion A post shared by Jeffree...

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7 For 2017: Malaysian Icons

Welcome back to another 7 for 2017 – this time, it’s all about the icons. Influencer is a dirty word, so we’re just going talk about icons who have made a dramatic impact on the Malaysian scene. Whether you’re looking out for fashion, beauty or just general newsworthy-ness, here’s the list. Dato’ Seri Vida | 1.7m followers (IG)Whether it’s controversial content like the I Am Me video, or interviews where she talks about her relationship prospects (and desires) – you can’t deny that Dato’ Seri has made an impact on Malaysian society with her own brand of Malay feminism...

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