Profile validation Our free profile verification service helps us confirm that Members are single, professional and local by checking their various social media IDs on Linkedin, Twitter and Facebook.You'll receive a higher level of interest and a more open level of communication with a verified status – resulting in more dates!But Liu tells her, "No man likes an ugly woman", suggesting that she should have gone under the knife.The show generated interest and outrage, pulling in an estimated 1.7 million viewers.Liu first summarised insights from her matchmaking experience last year in a guide, How to Find a Husband.She has followed it up with The Man Manual: A Guide to Understanding Men, which was launched last week at the Hong Kong Book Fair. She believes women aren't in a position to make many demands when the gender ratio is so skewed towards men.A recent study reports that more than 90 million people use dating apps and the tell-tale swiping of someone lost in Tinder is as common on the MTR today as the incessant tapping of Angry Birds fanatics was a few years ago.
Today everyone knows someone who met their spouse online.
Daters in Hong Kong apparently use the San Francisco-based dating app more often than those in other parts of the world.
According to data collected from the app, 66% of users in Hong Kong log onto Coffee Meets Bagel everyday.
The founder of dating service Hong Kong Matchmakers, which gives no-nonsense advice to clients - all of whom are female - seems to imply that Hong Kong women are all self-obsessed snobs.
"Hong Kong women should shut up and not complain so much," she says.
I first met my wife Hazel on Lovestruck when she winked at me.
She seemed just my type, so we exchanged a few messages.
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She became a sensation last year after TVB's controversial reality dating show Bride Wannabes, in which she appeared as a matchmaker telling female participants what she really thought of them, and their chances of finding a partner.
In one episode, a participant is encouraged by a life coach to have plastic surgery to improve her looks.
She declines, saying it is not the key to true love.