Insider Roundup: Get Married In An H&M Piece & More | Clozette

How did your weekend go? It's the start of a new working week, and we're back to hustling. We're also back to reading up on the latest and hottest in the worlds of fashion and beauty. Ahead, what you need to know right now.

H&M Bridal

If you never thought you'd say you'd get married in an H&M dress, you might change your mind now. The fashion brand has just released their wedding collection, and the selection is pretty and quite affordable.

MAC x Patrick Starrr Part 2

MAC Cosmetics and Patrick Starrr have released a preview of the second instalment of their collaboration. Inspired by spring, the Me So Fleek and Me So Chic face kits include colours that remind you of blossoms and freshness.

Search for the Nivea Girl

Nivea is continuing its search for the girl who embodies all the qualities of the Nivea spirit — a bright outlook on life, confidence, and beauty both inside and out. Do you think you've got what it takes to be the next Nivea girl? Find out how you can get a chance to earn the title here.

Oon Shu An for Kinohimitsu

Oon Shu An has been appointed as the new ambassador of Kinohimitsu Superfood + Lady.  "I love how Superfood+ Lady was created in recognition of the unique nutritional requirements of ladies in this modern-day lifestyle. I also appreciate how it is such a convenient solution for super ladies to get the nutritional fix we need to take us through the day," Shu An said about the partnership.

(Cover photo from: hm)

Backtrack to last week and check out what you may have missed here.



Some products are just too good (or too ridiculous) to be true. Take for example Tarte's 'newly released' Icy Betch palette that got us so excited until we learned that it's just an April Fool's prank. Earlier today on Instagram, Tarte urged followers to watch their stories because there's gonna be "an exciting reveal". Fans were so pleased to discover the brand's latest palette with blue and silver shades. However, in the next slide, it's revealed as a prank. At least there's still a very real sale going on!

It's not just Tarte that fooled around. Lush, who's known for its bath bombs, 'launched' a "beer bath bomb". It claims to turn your bath water into real beer, so you can just take a "big swig" in the tub after a long day. They even uploaded a hilarious commercial advertising this product. Haha, if this product were for real we'll surely give it a try.

Another brand that made us smile is Head & Shoulders, who revealed 'their latest product' called 'Knees & Toes' which is supposedly a body wash and shampoo in one. A nod to the old nursery rhyme, "My Toes, My Knees, My Shoulders, My Head,' We don't mind if they make this product available in the market. Maybe in the near future?

Moving on to fashion brands, Forever21 indulged us in some self-deprecating humour when they posted tees with weird slogans along with a video that shows the 'brainstorming process' behind it. We all know how this fast fashion brand often receives jabs and ridicule about the phrases printed on their tees, so at least now people know they're aware of it. That ringer tee looks cute though.

And then there are brands who 'want to venture into the beauty world', even just for a day. Would you buy Essential Pretzel Oils from the "House of A" aka Auntie Anne's? You can choose from Freshly Baked, Salty and Cinnamon Twist scents. 

Or maybe you'd fancy this 'Valley Girl' collection from Hidden Valley Ranch? They've got Uh Huh Honey BBQ eyeshadow, Bae-con brow shade and many more. 

Kidding aside, this slew of beauty and fashion pranks got us thinking about the products that we wish were real. Like what if there's a mascara that makes our lashes so lush but is very easy to take off? Or a pair of stilettoes that automatically changes colour to match our current outfit? What about a real-life Facetune, where our blemishes will vanish with just a tap? Here's hoping these will come true soon. Happy belated April Fools, ladies.

(Cover photo from: @auntieannespretzels)

Next, check out new beauty launches for this month



Another month, another shopping haul — right ladies? As always, we're about to serve you this month's hottest beauty launches that will have you racing to the nearest counter ASAP. 

CHANEL Hydra Beauty Micro Liquid Essence

SGD143 ~ USD100

Remember 2015 when CHANEL's research team introduced a new line of products infused with camellia micro-droplets? Well, they just got better with this new release that combines the moisturising properties of skincare water with the active ingredients of the micro-droplets to create a whole new energising experience for your skin. Its nourishing lipids prep the skin for your potent serums. 

CHANEL Hydra Beauty Masqye De Nuit Au Camelia

SGD128 ~ USD65

Similar to the first pick we have on the list, this product is also infused with the highest concentration of camellia to help detoxify your skin from an extremely intense lifestyle and the harsh aggressors in daily settings. With the combination of Camellia Alba PFA and Blue Ginger PFA, backed by an advanced trace element complex, this new-gen mask helps recharge the skin to bring back a more luminous and youthful-looking glow. 

Dior Addict Lip Lacquer Plump


Want an electrifying and seductive pout like Bella Hadid's? This new Lip Lacquer from Dior not only promises colour and shine but also gives a plumping effect that elevates your lippie game. Plus, it is long-wearing and has a comfortable texture that will keep your lips moisturised and radiant all day. 

Skinceuticals Discolouration Defense High-Potency Brightening Serum

SGD159 ~ USD98

Whether it be dark spots from acne, melasma, or other forms of facial pigmentation that needs to be treated, we all know how tricky these hyperpigmentations are to take care of. Good thing Skinceuticals now came up with their solution in the form of this new High-Potency Brightening Serum. In contrast with acid peels or expensive laser treatments, this topical treatment combines many effective lightening agents to ensure safe yet home-remedy friendly discolouration treatment. 

CHANEL Cruise 2018 Makeup Collection

The brand is at it again with their inspired makeup collection. Translating the glamorous feeling of summer into something more striking yet natural and transparent is what the Cruise line is all about. From the crystalline reflections of water to the afterglow of sun-kissed skin, embrace the heat of the season with the beautiful shades in this collection. 

L’Occitane Aqua Reotier Hydrating Skincare Line

SGD55 ~ USD29

Speaking of summer, the skin is usually at the peak of dehydration due to the heat at this time. That's why stocking up on products that will help you lock in moisture throughout the day is a beauty necessity. Take your pick between these two new products from L'Occitane depending on your preference: the Aqua Réotier Ultra Thirst Quenching Gel or the Aqua Réotier Ultra Thirst Quenching Cream. Both formulated with Réotier spring water that has 10x more calcium than a thermal water to help lock in moisture, this line will have your skin supercharged throughout the season effortlessly.

CliniqueFIT™ Skincare and Makeup Line

SGD19 to 50 USD14 to 23.50

Perfect for fitness buffs, this new release from Clinique is perfect for all your sweat-breaking needs. Whether it be hiking or yoga, this carefully curated line that is athletic-inspired gives you a post-workout glow that's sweatproof and will hold its place whether you stay cool or grind under the heat. 

Shiseido Essential Energy Moisturising Cream

SGD80 ~ USD48

Balancing career, family, and personal life can be crazy and demanding. Not to mention how it can take a toll on your skin. So this line from Shiseido, that's specially made for women at the peak of the most strenuous moments in their life, is the perfect aid to make sure your skincare is keeping up with your lifestyle. Have your skin take a reboot and immerse it in moisture to counteract dullness, dryness and the appearance of fine lines.

L'Oreal Paris Botanicals Fresh Care Lavender Range

SGD15.90 to 23.90 ~ USD15 to 20

If you loved the past varieties of this line, then surely you'll fall for this Lavender Range, too. Specially formulated for sensitive scalp and fine, fragile hair, this new range of hair care products is infused with Lavender Essential Oil that helps delicately detangle and soften hair while nourishing it with all organic, paraben-free, and vegan ingredients. 

New picks from Watsons

SGD12.90 to 14.90 ~ USD10 to 11.50

Love drugstore shopping? Then you'll jump in glee with these new picks from Watsons. Inspired by the Japanese cherry blossoms season, the popular Collagen by Watsons skincare line aims to pump up your routine with Pink Power. You can also choose to go for a nice cherry blossom-inspired pout with the Cezanne Gloss Lip in PK2

Shiseido Synchro Skin Tinted Gel Cream and Illuminator

Shiseido Synchro Skin Tinted Gel Cream RM150 ~ USD40;  Shiseido Synchro Skin Illuminator RM130 ~USD35

Glowing skin is all the rage this past couple of months, which is why being introduced to these new releases from Shiseido Malaysia is in perfect timing. Adding to the Synchro Skin line are the Skin Tinted Gel Cream and the Skin Illuminator. Formulated with mineral water from Kirishima, Japan and Response Sensory Technology that helps the product adapt to the skin's current conditions, this combo ensures luminosity and radiance that makes your skin glow inside and out.

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