4 Steps To A Song Hye-Kyo Inspired Blowout | Clozette
From her breakout role from Full House, to the success of Descendants of the Sun, Korean Wave actress Song Hye-Kyo is truly taking the world by storm not just in her roles, but also with her captivating beauty. One of the things that we truly love to cop from her mesmerising look? Her smooth and bouncy curls. But not everyone has a team of stylists following them around everyday, right?

Well, at least we know one thing we can use to achieve her covetable hairstyle: the Dyson Supersonic. The latest collaboration between the actress and the global technology brand is a revelation that the perfect blow-out can be achieved in as easy as four simple steps.

Ready to flaunt your own K-wave star crown? Keep scrolling to find out how to get Song Hye-Kyo's perfect blowout using the Dyson Supersonic.


Step one: high heat and high airflow setting without any attachments

The powerful airflow of Dyson Supersonic targets and blows straight to the roots, thus speeding up hair drying time. For some lifting effect, use the diffuser and apply the lowest heat setting to brush the root of the hair upwards. This helps create volume.

Step two: medium heat and high airflow setting using the smoothing nozzle 

With half dry hair, clip on the smoothing nozzle onto the Dyson Supersonic and dry your hair downwards. The powerful airflow closes the cuticles, leaving your hair silky and shiny.

Step three: high heat and high airflow setting using the styling nozzle 

When your hair is around 80% dry, switch it up to the styling nozzle. With a narrower opening, airflow and heat are more concentrated, making it easier to achieve Song’s signature loose curls.


Step four: Cool shot and low airflow setting using the diffuser

Finally, you should use the cold shot mode with the diffuser on to set the style for lasting effect.

And voilà! Get that confidence on and shine in all that K-star glory with just 4 easy steps using the Dyson Supersonic. You can also check out Song Hye-Kyo's video on how to cop the look below: 


Want to know what we think of the Dyson Supersonic? Check out our review here!


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As makeup lovers, knowing what products we want to purchase (or receive) for Christmas is hard work. After all, the world of makeup is so vast that -- let's be honest here: a whole lifetime is simply not enough to try and test everything out. Luckily, almost every brand has come out with their own holiday set to celebrate the Christmas season – making things easier and extra special for us beauty junkies looking for a taste of something new.

However, after years of buying festive makeup kits, we learned that not all of them are created equally. Some are worth their price, while others are just worth a return trip to the store for a refund.

If you’re looking to purchase a makeup kit to treat yourself, or your loved one, this Christmas, keep reading below as we list down six beauty sets that are worth every penny.


Benefit Cosmetics Bigger & Bolder Brows Kit 

Benefit Cosmetics Bigger & Bolder Brows Kit, USD34 (benefitcosmetics.com)

The Benefit Bigger & Bolder Brows Kit contains three must-have products that will instantly give you #BrowsOnFleek. Besides a full sized Ka-BROW! eyebrow gel colour and a High Brow highlighter, it also includes a mini Ready, Set, Brow! gel to make sure your arches stay in perfect condition throughout all your festive parties and gatherings.


Laura Mercier Layer Up Caviar Stick Eye Colour Collection

Laura Mercier Layer Up Caviar Stick Eye Colour Collection, USD38 (lauramercier.com)

An eye shadow formula that lives up to the hype, this Caviar Stick Eye Colour Collection is every eye makeup lover’s dream gift. With four deluxe sizes of their best-selling and most popular shades – Amethyst, Rose Gold, Aubergine, Tuxedo – this kit delivers endless options for effortlessly beautiful eyes for both day and night.

The Estée Edit Gritty & Glow Magnetic Eye and Face Palettes

The Estée Edit Gritty & Glow Magnetic Eye and Face Palettes, USD58 (sephora.com)

With six shades in each palette, you’ll never run out of edgy makeup looks to create on your eyes and cheeks. The Magnetic Eye and Face Palettes contain colours that will flatter whatever skin tone you may have, and are all easily blendable and buildable so you can customise your skin’s glow and your audacious eye look.


NARS Mind Game Velvet Lip Glide Set

NARS Mind Game Velvet Lip Glide Set, USD45 (sephora.com)

If you’ve always wanted to try NARS’s latest lipstick hit but have always been hesitant due to its price tag, then you’re in luck. The NARS Mind Game Velvet Lip Glide Set contains six of their mini lipstick hybrid shades, which all suit the holiday vibes of the season.

NUDESTIX Nude(art)ist Magnetic Eye Box Set

NUDESTIX Nude(art)ist Magnetic Eye Box Set, USD58 (sephora.com)

Another dream kit for the eye shadow lover, the NUDESTIX Magnetic Eye Box Set contains six of their famous Magnetic Eye Colors in full sizes. With three coming in a luminous finish and the other matte, you’ll have all the colours you need to prime, line, shade, and highlight your peepers – easily taking your look from work hours to party time.


Too Faced The Chocolate Shop

Too Faced The Chocolate Shop, USD58 (sephora.com)

It’s all about chocolate for Too Faced this festive season as The Chocolate Shop includes all your favourites in one fabulous pink box. With 21 eye shadows infused with their cocoa powder formula, deluxe sizes of their famous Melted Chocolate Liquified Long Wear Lipstick, Better Than Sex mascara, Shadow Insurance eye primer, Luminizer highlighter, and Chocolate Soleil Bronzer, this chocolate-scented and themed set is the perfect addition to any makeup lover's collection.



From skincare and makeup, to hair care and nails, beauty can be a great big world to delve into. That’s why when it comes to selecting the best gifts for a beauty addict, we have to say: it can be pretty daunting.

What if that beauty addict is a skincare-obsessed BFF? Well, great news: this significantly narrows down your gifting choices. While some skincare aficionados are drawn to brightening solutions, some may be devoted to finding the best in anti-aging. Whatever her skin needs, know this: if there’s one beauty brand every woman should own on her vanity desk, it’s SK-II.

So if you’re fretting over the best holiday gifts for the skincare junkie, don’t worry — we’ve broken it down for you. From the newbie to the resident expert, these seven SK-II festive gift sets will make her (or him) glow with crystal clear skin this holiday.


The Newbie

SK-II Pitera™ Welcome Kit, SGD110

Is she new to the game? The SK-II Pitera™ Welcome Kit is her perfect introduction to the world of beauty. This three-piece set features the coveted Facial Treatment Essence — which is made up of over 90% PITERA™ to diminish spots, minimise wrinkles, refine skin texture, improve firmness, and enhance radiance in just 14 days! — along with the Facial Treatment Clear Lotion and R.N.A.Power Radical New Age.


The Collector

SK-II Crystal Clear Skin Set, SGD259

If your skincare junkie friend loves everything limited edition, you know she’ll appreciate a festive-clad miracle water. This season, the signature Facial Treatment Essence is all dressed up in a Suminagashi art-inspired design that is available in three colours. For the beauty collector, gift her with the SK-II Crystal Clear Skin Set, which contains the Facial Treatment Essence in red and the Facial Treatment Clear Lotion.

The Glow-Getter

SK-II Glowing Aura Set, SGD458

For that friend who’s always a ball of positive energy wherever she goes (coupled with radiant skin that glows), it’s a no-brainer that the SK-II Glowing Aura Set is the best festive set for her. On top of the Facial Treatment Essence in blue, the set also includes the Cellumination Deep Surge Ex, Whitening Source Derm Revival Masks, and — another one of the brand’s whitening bestseller — the GenOptics Aura Essence.


The Age-Defyer

SK-II Ageless Beauty Set, SGD408

She’s made it her lifelong mission to defy the test of time and pursue eternal youth. Indulge her with the one-and-only beauty weapon of choice: the SK-II Ageless Beauty Set. The power-packed coffret is equipped with the Facial Treatment Essence in red, R.N.A.Power Radical New Age, R.N.A.Power Eye Cream Radical New Age, and Skin Signature 3D Redefining Masks.

The Superwoman

SK-II Refreshing Skin Set, SGD359

She’s the classic 21st century modern woman — always on the go and forever juggling between different roles. Add on all the holiday parties and end-year festivities, and you’ll get skin that’s in need of an emergency reboot. Help her stay fresh and skin perfect while zipping from one place to another with the SK-II Refreshing Skin Set. It comes with the Facial Treatment Essence in green, Facial Treatment Clear Lotion, Facial Treatment Gentle Cleanser, and the Mid-Day Miracle Essence to perk her skin up in between appointments.


The Gentleman

SK-II The Gentleman Set, SGD259

He is thoughtful, respectful, and a living proof that chivalry is not dead. He goes the extra mile and treats you like a lady, so pamper the man in your life with the SK-II The Gentleman Set. Featuring the Facial Treatment Essence for men and SK-II Men Moisturizing Cleanser, this set is what his skin needs for effortless grooming.

The Resident Expert

SK-II Pitera Essence Set, SGD99

With her extensive beauty collection, this woman is always at the forefront of the latest beauty trends and offerings. That’s why gifting her with this set will do no wrong. The SK-II Pitera Essence Set, which includes the Facial Treatment Essence, Facial Treatment Clear Lotion and Facial Treatment Mask, is the perfect holiday gift for even the most discerning beauty junkie.