Shape Malaysia, the only active lifestyle guide for women is published by Blu Inc Group, Malaysia’s largest magazine publisher. A distinctive magazine that stands out in a crowd, Shape contains comprehensive lifestyle articles catered for the busy working women.

One of the few active lifestyle guide

Monthly issue covers a wide range of topics from the easy and healthy recipes to the latest fashion trends. Shape will usually feature a well-known local personality on its cover in every issue. This is where it captures the first impression of its readers.

Lifestyle, health and more

In every issue, a thorough lifestyle guide from the personalities of the cover story makes it all the more interesting. Readers are able to get up, close and personal by reading about their favourite personalities or local celebrities. From these stories, they get to learn more about how to stay active and healthy at the same time by emulating their idols.

Issues and features

Besides that, there are other focus stories in each issue to entertain besides educating the readers. One column which is practical for the readers is “Live Healthy”. Among some of the past articles in this column are ways to reduce stress and weight lost workbook. This segment resonates very well with the readers because it can be used a guide to having a healthy life.

In the “Look Great” column, the content is catered for women who would like to enhance their beauty as it features a series of seductive and sexy accessories to suit women’s tastes. After all, every woman wants to look great and this would be an ideal place to start.

Other columns in Shape includes “get fit” and “eat right”. In get fit, the column mainly features stories such as weight loss diary and workout express corner as a motivation for its readers while in eat right, the editor picks the nutritious healthy recipe for the readers. These recipes are usually very closely associated to the everyday lives of the readers, allowing them to try at home and learn.

Shape is also giving away prizes to the readers through the promotions in the magazine. To stand a chance to win prizes, readers need to participate in the contests. Apart from that, the other regulars in the monthly issues are editor’s letter and instant style updates.

Some of the past issues also reported a romantic getaway destination as well as quickie news on Hollywood celebrities. For Internet savvy readers, check out the Shape’s website as surfers can get a glimpse of the current issue as a preview before getting a copy from the nearest newsstand or even interact with the publisher. Shape is basically a handy lifestyle guide for the modern women with a hectic life. After all, spend some time to read through this magazine to soothe your mind after a hard day at work.