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Street Style: Downtown Taipei

August 25 • by Mochi Magazine

Our photo editor and photographer for our Street Style series, Mandy, is currently in Taiwan, with her camera in hand, and shows us what Taiwan style is all about. Name: Vivian Yeh Spotted: Downtown Taipei (Dong Qu) Hometown: Changhua, Taiwan

Entertainment

OMG: Brenda Song, Pregnant with Miley Cyrus' Brother's Baby

August 24 • by Malia Griggs

WOW, news flash of the century (or week)—Brenda Song is pregnant with Miley Cyrus’ brother, Trace’s, baby.

Entertainment

YouTube Star of the Week: Maria Aragon

• by Mary Tam

Several months ago, 11-year-old Maria Aragon produced a cover of Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” and posted it on YouTube. Her video instantly gained fans and followers with more than 40 million views. Lady Gaga stumbled upon Aragon’s video and tweeted it to her millions of followers. Lady Gaga wrote, “Can’t stop crying watching this…

Fashion
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Vivienne Tam Presents Yoga Installation at Fashion Week

August 23 • by Jennifer Kung

With the upcoming Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week for Spring 2012 in September, there is much to look forward to—but out of the numerous shows, what caught our attention was that designer Vivienne Tam will be launching her first ever yoga collection.

Entertainment

Is ‘Glee: The 3-D Concert Movie’ Worth It?

August 22 • by Stephanie Lee

I’m a new Gleek, so when I heard there was a 3-D concert movie coming out, I was skeptical. Not because I don’t absolutely adore Glee and want to be on its cast and sing and dance next to my favorite Asian guy Harry Shum Jr., but I’m just not a huge fan of 3-D….

Beauty

Beauty Tip of the Week: Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua Brings Out Natural Radiance

• by Tiffany Ayuda

Finding the perfect foundation for your skin is like searching for the Holy Grail of beauty products. And in true religion, all foundations cater to specific skin tones, skin types, consistency, texture, and smell among other qualities. But at the end of the day, foundation should look natural, be weightless, and offer the coverage you…

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PSA: HIV and the Asian American Woman

August 21 • by Angela Lee

Although the rate of new HIV infections has slowed in many regions of the world, the disease continues to grow among Asian and Pacific Islanders (APIs), particularly API women. Dr. Hyeouk Chris Hahm, a Boston University professor, is the lead investigator of the API Women’s Sexual Health Initiative Project, funded by the National Institute of…

Beauty
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Could an Asian Fashion Photographer Land the Cover of Seventeen?

August 18 • by Malia Griggs

Earlier this summer, I sat in on a Seventeen magazine event where their five Pretty Amazing real girl cover finalists spoke about their respective passions (race car driving, documentary film-making, fashion design, etc.). One of the girls, Ann He, is a 16-year-old fashion photographer based in Dallas, TX. She’s done awesome things like shooting for Elle Girl Korea…

Fashion
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Street Style: Cozy in Taipei

August 17 • by Mochi Magazine

Our photo editor and photographer for our Street Style series, Mandy, is currently in Taiwan, with her camera in hand, and shows us what Taiwan style is all about. Name: Pattie Chen Spotted: Breeze Center in Dong Qu, Taipei, Taiwan Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan Occupation: Owner of Cozy Lane, a café in Taipei

Beauty

Beauty Tip of the Week: Peacock Eyes

August 16 • by Tiffany Ayuda

If you’ve been keeping up with this summer’s latest beauty trends, it’s not just bright orange lips and eye-catching turquoise nails that stand out. The most lust-worthy look of the season has been peacock eyes.