This Is How Singapore Fashion Influencer Velda Tan Has Been Coping With Her Pregnancy

Mum-to-be and fashion entrepreneur Velda Tan struggled to conceive due to a hormonal disorder

This Is How Singapore Fashion Influencer Velda Tan Has Been Coping With Her Pregnancy

On the face of it, local fashion entrepreneur Velda Tan has the perfect life: A baby girl on the way, a carefully curated Instagram feed many of her 151,000 followersare envious of, and a successful fashion label.

Almost seven months along, the expectant mum said that while her pregnancy has been relatively smooth, the journey leading up to it was not an easy one.

For the past 2½ years, the 30-year-old founder of fashion brand Collate The Label struggled to conceive due to polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), a condition in which a woman’s hormones are out of balance and may result in infertility and problems with her periods.

In April this year, after seeing two gynaecologists and undergoing several cycles of medication to stimulate her ovaries, she finally got pregnant.

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