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Understanding Metabolism

Metabolism, or more specifically, metabolic rate, is the rate at which your body burns calories. This is what matters when it comes to weight loss. But do you actually know how it works?

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The Weight Loss Conundrum

Have you been on a diet or weight loss program only to reach a plateau? This point of stagnation where suddenly it seems you can’t lose any more weight can be a confidence breaker, but perhaps you can take consolation that it is a common problem for many.But why does it happen?

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Swap These Local Dishes To Enjoy Lower Calories

Although how much calories you typically need in a day is dependent on several factors, including gender and lifestyle – there is a likelihood you may consume them all in one sitting! Have a read on some local favourites and their alternative options that you can consider the next time you’re getting the hunger pangs.

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Power Breathing for Weight Loss?

Have you tried breathing to lose weight? Didn’t mean to cause you to skip a breath but we mean breathing exercises! Relax and take a deep one because supposedly, you can actually lose weight through such exercises!

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Is your brain making you fat?

The brain is a powerful organ. It assembles messages and amongst its numerous functions; lets us know when we’re hungry. But is the brain making you fat?

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Importance Of Magnesium In Our Diet & Body

Essential nutrients are vital for us to function as we go about our daily lives. Among the nutrients that our body needs is magnesium. Let’s find out more about this precious mineral.

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Eat or fast - How do you maximise the benefits of your exercise or fitness routine?

How do you maximise the benefits of your exercise or fitness routine? Apart from practising a healthy lifestyle that includes what you eat, what’s also important is when to eat!

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Diet Is Key When Trying to Lose Body Fat

"Abs are made in the kitchen." Weight loss, just like abs, also starts in the kitchen. Here are some healthy dietary habits to consider that could help you ditch that extra weight.

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Cruciferous Vegetables’ Weight Loss Benefits

Despite its rather "intimidating" tone yet somewhat interesting, cruciferous vegetables are actually good for you. They help promote weight loss, among others. You'd be surprised that you may, in fact, know many of them already.

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Can you really drink bubble tea without feeling guilty?

You've braved the queue and the mixed up orders, so surely you deserve to sink into that cup of refreshing freshly made bubble milk tea (also known as pearl milk tea, bubble milk tea, or boba tea). But as you sip away and start getting full, you begin to think about the calories and the consequences of those calories, and guilty pangs hit.

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Buddy Up & Reach Your Goal Faster

Having a workout buddy can help you achieve your fitness and body goals in a faster time than flying solo. Here are some ways having a gym buddy helps.

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Are Meal Replacement Shakes Good For Weight Loss?

Meal replacement shakes do sound like the magic bullet for many weight watchers. They are relatively cheap with often no preparation required and taste decent enough. What’s not to like, right?

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Understanding the real relationship between Fat Loss and Metabolic Rate

Often people equate fat loss to weight loss, but in reality, you could lose weight and yet still retain stubborn fat, which can be both an appearance and health issue. Seeing a qualified doctor is essential for realising your appearance aspirations, as they would genuinely advise and help you on your journey.

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Revert your post pregnancy body with these successful weight and fat loss strategies

Getting back into shape post-pregnancy takes effort, and when you factor in the hormonal changes involved after giving birth, the task may seem to be overwhelming. But don't give up. Apart from signing up for post-natal exercise classes, here are other effective things that you can do.

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Your DNA is plays a huge role in your skin’s glow – but there are still things you can do for your skin

We hate to be the bearer of more bad news but as it turns out, body issues such as double chin, bingo wings, and muffin top have been found to be largely hereditary as well and medical experts say that there’s very little you can do to avoid any of these problems if you’re already genetically predisposed to fat growth in those areas.

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Why you will not Lose Weight with Hot Pot or other Soup Diets

We are all influenced by our senses and one of them is the sense of taste. A good meal is such because it fills you up and it's, no surprises here, delicious! Yet, we are so concerned about the taste that we forget what's really good for us, in terms of food being nutritious and generally healthy!

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Dr Ivan Puah Predicts 2021 To Be A Year Of Evolving Cosmetic Surgery & Lifestyle Changes In Singapore In The Covid-19 Era

As the world continues to battle with the pandemic, how will it impact consumer behaviour and demands for wellness, aesthetics and cosmetics surgery in 2021? Dr. Ivan Puah, an accredited liposuction doctor and Medical Director of Amaris B Clinic, anticipates these five consumer demands.

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Dr. Ivan Puah from Amaris B. Clinic debunks top #fitspo “advice” by influencers – have you heard of any of these tips?

To find out if the fitness “tips” commonly dished out by bloggers and influencers are accurate or just plain bogus, we reached out to Dr. Ivan Puah, medical director of Amaris B. Clinic, to separate the good advice from the bad.

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6 Ways To Self-Care (And It’s Not Just About Using A Sheet Mask)

From at-home workout sprains and strains to increased pigmentation and wrinkles, dealing with pandemic skin and body woes can take its toll. But not to fret: These treatments will transform you and keep you staying positive as you head towards 2021 and beyond.

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COVID-19 Affects More Than Our Health

It's coming close to a year since the first coronavirus outbreak was identified.Since then, life as we know it has changed - for everyone. Countries went into lockdown, economies took severe beatings and livelihoods were rattled.

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If Spot Reduction Is A Myth, What Works Then?

​We all have some extra flab in particular areas of our bodies. Whether it’s the lower arms, tummy or thighs, these pesky bits of fat often don’t budge with the regular exercise or diet. And, if you’re thinking about spot reduction, no, it won’t cut it, either.

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Athleisure Wear: How The Rise Of This Fashion Trend Is Shaping Body Confidence

As the trend of wearing sportswear even outside of the gym is now becoming a norm, it has also created a ripple effect in individuals who are becoming more image and body-conscious. Many of us are becoming more interested in working out and eating right. Dr. Ivan Puah, medical director of Amaris B. Clinic, also shares his latest observation.

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The Future Of Beauty: How Medical Science Is Redefining How We Age

On top of ageing gracefully and keeping our health in check, most – if not all – of us are also constantly seeking ways to improve our quality of life and strive for a life well-lived. But with a variety of internal and external stressors that we urban dwellers face on a daily basis, is ageing gracefully even possible?

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How to get rid of unwanted fat: Here’s why the targeted workout videos you’re following at home don’t work

You can finally see the fruits of your labour, but there’s still excess fat pockets going on in the thigh zone. What’s worse is that you noticed your face looks sunken and your breasts appear deflated. What could possibly be wrong?

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[Press Release] Dr Ivan Puah, Medical Director Of Amaris B. Clinic, Observes Positive Correlation Between Stress, Weight Gain And Physical Body Pain

In today's unpredictable world where Covid-19 is putting our lives on hold, the intense stress has caused a spike in weight gain and manifested our anxiety into physical pain.

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Fat Cells Can Be Retrained!

Our fat cells do not increase as we grow older - fact or fiction?

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Combat the physical effects of stress

Stress can affect our self confidence and feeling of well being. If you’re need a bit of a revamp or boost, here are a couple of things you can do to help.

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Trending 2020: Aesthetic treatments for men

A 2017 study by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) revealed some of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures amongst men: liposuction, enlarged male breast reduction (gynecomastia surgery) and tummy tucks.

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Treating Lipedema, A ‘Painful Fat’ Disease, With Liposuction Benefits Women

The only treatment that is clinically effective in reducing the excess fatty tissue associated with lipoedema is liposuction. Lipedema with liposuction could benefit women with ‘painful fat’ disease. Excess fat tissues are removed with liposuction, permanently reshaping the affected areas.

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The Social Standards of Beauty - Could The Fault Lies In Ourselves?

When we fail in the pursuit of such expectations, we tend to lay the blame on others – in this case, the media. When it comes to aesthetic treatments, always bear in mind that the point is NOT to change oneself but to ENHANCE one's appearance such that the end result in the mirror is still you.

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For Youthful Skin, Improve Your Circulation

Beauty is more than just about using the right products et cetera. To achieve true beauty in its flawless and radiance essence, what matters lies deeper than the surface.

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The No-guilt Way To Pamper Yourself

These four aesthetics treatments will get you looking good – because you deserve some TLC!

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Little-known Health Benefits of Liposuction

We’ve all heard of liposuction, the popular surgical procedure that gets rid of stubborn fat tissues resistant to diet and exercise. But did you know that it offers other medical benefits, too?

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[Press Release] Health Benefits Of Liposuction

It is now scientifically proven that combining liposuction and exercise therapy contributes to a plethora of health benefits, including reducing cardiovascular risks.

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An aesthetic clinic that offers body-sculpting and exercise therapy?!

Speaking to Daily Vanity about targeted lipo remodelling that they have launched that marries surgical treatments with patented exercise therapy, Dr. Ivan Puah who helms Amaris B Clinic, said that spot reduction is hard to achieve without medical intervention.

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Body Care From The Inside Out

Achieve your ideal body – from weight loss and body fat percentage reduction to stubborn localised fat removal, fitness level improvement and injury management – all under one roof at Amaris B. Clinic

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Secrets to Looking Fit And Fabulous At Any Age

If you’re wondering how to balance your busy work life with working out and looking good, the sure way to do so is to invest in the right treatments.

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Why You’re Not Burning Fat (Even With Exercise) – And How You Can

The reason behind stubborn fat pockets explained and how you can wave goodbye to them.

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Investing In Your Appearance

We zero in on three popular medical aesthetic treatments commonly requested by male patients at our clinic.

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Do You Have Fat DNA? Here’s How To Fight It

Ever wonder why you can never lose ‘baby fat’, or ‘manboobs’? Here’s why, and a possible solution.

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Do Women Really Like Muscular Men?

In short, yes! The preference is for a physically strong body – so, defined abs (or, even better, a six-pack), bulging biceps and a muscular chest. This has been proven true, and we’re not surprised!

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The Belly Fat That Peeks Out When You Sit Down Can Be Eliminated With 5 Effective Ways

You know how it’s like when you’re in a crop top or snug-fitting outfit: you suck in, hold your breath, and you think you can keep this stance for as long as you’re in this getup… until you had to sit down.

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Why Exercising After Liposuction Is Essential

Liposuction is a popular procedure among people seeking to lose excess body fat. It is, however, by no measure a means to an end when it comes to sustainable fat loss when it comes to the whole body.

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How Much Weight Can I Lose With Liposuction?

If exercise and diet have not been effective in ridding your body of stubborn fat pockets, then liposuction may be one option to consider, if it’s medically suitable. But how do you know if it is? Dr. Ivan Puah of Amaris B. Clinic answers your questions.

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Target Where It Matters Most

Always dreamt of six-pack abs and a sculpted body? The good people of amaris b. clinic have the perfect solution.

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你是否也面对“都市肥胖症”?

现代职场女性因经常久坐,往往容易造成下半身肥胖,年纪轻轻就拥有梨形身材。即使长时间挨饿节食、涂抹塑身膏、穿束腹衣、捆保鲜膜,就是无法有效摆脱囤积在臀部、大腿、腹部等部位的顽固脂肪。就算是有运动习惯,但似乎却没有多大成效,结果越减越气馁,甚至想开始放弃瘦身?

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Are Weight Loss And Fat Loss The Same?

The terms ‘fat loss’ and ‘weight loss’ are often used interchangeably, and it is understandable in some cases. Here are some solutions you might want to consider.

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Want A Fresh New Look?

“Your skin is your largest organ, and you should take measures to prevent damage and take good care of it,” says Dr. Ivan Puah, medical director of Amaris B. Clinic.

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Build Your Perfect Body With VASER Hi Def® Lipo

So you’ve been hitting the gym. Yet, no matter how much you’ve been pushing, pressing, lifting and curling at the gym (on top of watching what you eat), there are still unwanted bulges, and pockets of fat in hard-to-reach places just don’t seem to shift.

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As Advised By The Doctor: Eight Ways To Lose Weight Effectively

Losing weight is easily one of the most popular New Year resolutions. Salad bars have snaking queues and gyms fill out in January but come February, all resolve dissolve faster than that ice-cream sundae you just scarfed.

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