FAVE 5: Nails For The Summer | Clozette


Are your summer wardrobe and vanity already on point? Don't forget to add your fingertips to the things you are reinventing for the season. With accessories proving to be too gruelling because of the heat (given the inevitable skin contact), your nails provide a great summer-friendly alternative where you can channel all the bling. Check out how our Clozetters are dressing up their 'tips this season for some summer nail art inspiration. 

Pastel fun


Pastel Nail Art

(Photo from: mitsueki)


Soft elegance


Pink and metallic nail art

(Photo from: lynxling)



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With modern life being so hectic these days, many women simply just don't have the luxury of time to get all fully glammed up before they step out the door. So inspired by the idea of making women look their best with minimal effort, Southeast Asian clothing brand Pomelo recently branched into the beauty market with their first ever cosmetics line, BEET. Driven by a "less is more" philosophy, BEET aims to help women enhance their natural features with fun, fuss-free, wearable makeup.


BEET makeup


BEET's debut collection features 17 new products focusing on easy, versatile colour makeup. Their selections include blush, lipsticks, and shimmers that can also double as eye shadows. All of their products are in a convenient liquid formula that can simply be patted on to the skin with fingers. This tactile approach to putting on makeup encourages the wearer to play around with colours and application to find out what works best for them.


BEET liquid blush swatch

BEET Liquid Blush in Clementine, SGD10/~USD7 (pomelofashion.com)


Currently, there are four shades of Liquid Blush available: Tickle Me Pink (a cool-toned carnation), Clementine (a rosy pink nude), Just Friends (a darker peach coral), and Budapest (a deep fuchsia).



BEET Liquid Lipsticks, SGD10/~USD10 each (pomelofashion.com)


Their Liquid Lipstick features a pigmented matte finish in the shades Road Trip (a rosy neutral), Fruit Punch (a nude pink), Valentine’s (a deep rose), 2 A.M. (a luscious purple), First Kiss (a candy pink), and Savannah (a nude MLBB shade).



BEET Lip Gloss swatch

BEET Lip Gloss in Glass Slipper, SGD10/~USD7 (pomelofashion.com)


In addition, they also have four juicy Lip Glosses in shades TGIF (a bright candy pink), Hush Hush (a shimmery peach nude), Glass Slipper (a silver-toned shade), and Summer Fling (a vivid peach coral) that enhances lips and gives them a plumping effect.


BEET liquid shimmer swatch

BEET Liquid Shimmer in New Year's Eve, SGD10/~USD7 (pomelofashion.com)


Their Liquid Shimmers, meanwhile, come in the shades New Year’s Eve (a pale champagne gold), Rosé (a cool-toned rose gold), and Trophy Wife (a shimmery mauve). All products are formulated free of toxic ingredients, parabens, and cruelty. 


BEET products are now available on Pomelo’s website and Android and iOS apps.



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Another week has quickly gone by. Amp up your excitement for the weekend with the latest headlines that hit the world of fashion, beauty, and culture. From Kylie Cosmetics’ new eyebrow makeup range to Taylor Swift performing at the Time 100 Gala, here’s a recap of the biggest events that happened during the week.

 

Kylie Jenner’s Kybrows are coming



Kylie Cosmetics has blessed us with tons of colourful products to help us achieve on-fleek makeup looks. Now, you can add more to your beauty arsenal with her first ever eyebrow makeup range. Prettify and define your arches with her Kybrows range. You can grab brow gels, pencils, pomades and more starting 29 April on KylieCosmetics.com


Get festive with ZALORA’s Lubna & Zalia Collection this Raya season



Celebrate the holidays by fashioning stylish modest pieces from the Lubna and Zalia collections now available on ZALORA. Keep your eyes peeled, however, because more and more pieces will be released closer to Raya. Use the exclusive promo code ZALORAYA2019 to get a 25% off your purchase upon checkout. Not sure what to go for? Check out the best of ZALORAYA here

 

 

Hollywood celebrities stunned on the red carpet at Time 100 Gala



Held last Tuesday at Jazz at Lincoln Center, the party that celebrated the 100 most influential people of the year was dazzling with stunning outfits donned by Hollywood stars like Brie Larson and Emilia Clarke. But one of those who stood out was Taylor Swift. Dressed in her charming pink gown, the singer also serenaded the attendees with a performance that night. 



Korean skincare brand AHC launches 4 new innovative products


3 white bottles of skincare

AHC Minimal 10 Range


K-beauty fans everywhere should rejoice this April because they can now add four more new products to their beauty arsenal. Developed with Korean aesthetic expertise, AHC's Minimal 10, The Aesthe, Aqualuronic, and Natural Essential mask are now here to give your skin the pampering it needs. Get your hands on them at Watsons, Lazada, and Shopee while you can!


Experience the Big Apple in Central Square’s NYC Street Eats




Immerse yourself in the vibrant and eclectic New York experience at Central Square, BGC. Here, you can shake off the summer heat by enjoying a smorgasbord of New York-style street food while being dazzled by Broadway music performed by local musical theatre talents. Catch the excitement of the big city from 26 to 28 April and from 28 to 30 June. 



Learn how nanotechnology can revolutionise the world of fashion



Imagine your clothes being able to repel water and stains, conduct electricity, and glow under different lights. During the TaFF Talks at The Cocoon Space at Design Orchard held last 25 April, Cornell University’s Associate Professor Juan Hinestroza discussed how this can be achieved using nanotechnology. What do we know? Maybe in the near future, those cool high-tech pieces might just become our wardrobe staples.


(Cover photo from: @kyliecosmetics)

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