Here Are Sweet Treats For This Summer | Clozette


When we hear the word “summer,” we’re immediately transported to images of gelato, milkshakes and other sweet treats that inspire cravings. And, yes, it also sends us the message of pure indulgence. If you’re looking for sweet treats without the extra calories, we say take the olfactory route.


Enjoy saccharine scents that inspire you to envelope yourself in fragrances that evoke happy energy and smiles through the limited-edition BVLGARI Omnia Collection. With vibrant colours inspired by Italians’ love of gelato and packaging that’s reminiscent of treats in a pasticcerie, you’ll have delightful fragrances to accompany great summer memories. #ChooseYourTreat from these delectable scents.

Omnia Crystalline


BVLGARI Omnia Crystalline


Like biting into a freshly picked fruit, engage in an affair with pear with this scent that’s ripe with crisp notes of Asian nashi. Crisply sweet but with a hint of freshness, this fragrance is something you won’t get tired of.

Omnia Coral


BVLGARI Omnia Coral


Imagine yourself taking a whiff of fresh florals while enjoying a bowl of a zesty fruit like pomegranate. It sounds like the perfect summer combination, just like this scent that has a medley of fruits and hibiscus. It’s just what you need to match your sunny disposition this season.


Omnia Pink Sapphire




Walk out of your room feeling like you stepped into the beach and ready for summertime drinks after spritzing on this sweet blend of pink pomelo and frangipani. Sugar-like with a lot of zest, it’s a thrilling but refreshing fragrance to wear.

Omnia Amethyste


BVLGARI Omnia Amethyste


The alluring combination of rose and iris gives a sophisticated spin to a sweet classic in this fragrance. Imagine yourself sitting by the window at a patisserie while enjoying a decadent chocolate cake. The scent of this sophisticated fragrance is that experience packed in a bottle.



Explore and learn more about the BVLGARI Omnia collection here.


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Great makeup starts with great skincare. But while many brands would recommend multiple products to achieve the look of healthy, glowing skin, I appreciate the few who attempt to innovate a single, multi-use item to get the effect. Drunk Elephant is one such brand. Hailed as a vegan skincare favourite, my ears perked up when I first heard they’ve released a bronzer. So, I tried the Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi™ Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops to see if it’s worth the hype. Read on to find out.


Packaging and texture


Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops


Good packaging is really one of Drunk Elephant’s strengths and the D-Bronzi™ Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops holds its own among the brand’s other brightly coloured products. The bronzer comes in a hygienic soft tube decorated with little ancient script-like symbols. I love how the tube is built with its own pump, which ensures the right amount of product dispensation making it fuss-free to use. I also like how the cap perfectly matches the shade and finish of the bronzer formula.


Texture-wise, the formula is somewhat similar to a tinted moisturiser or lightweight foundation. It goes on a bit tacky but is easily absorbed into the skin, leaving behind a semi-matte finish. There’s a faint but not unpleasant scent of chocolate, which may be credited to the cocoa extract included in the formulation.


Application and wearability


The Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi™ Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops is something in between a bronzer concentrate and a serum. The idea behind it, according to the founder, Tiffany Masterson, is "sunshine in a bottle without the damage." It’s designed to be mixed in with other skincare products like serums, daily moisturisers, facial oils, even sunscreens to add a healthy boost of colour to the complexion. A little goes a long way with this product so I’ve decided to mix a single pump of the bronzer with two drops of rosehip oil.


Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi™ Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops Swatch


The result once blended out is an even, natural-looking bronzed glow to the skin — nothing too tanned or muddy. It doesn’t show any signs of patchiness, which is a problem with most self-tanning products, nor does it look overtly noticeable. For someone with pale skin, it just looks as if you’ve been regularly stepping out of the house for a bit of sun. That being said, the subtle colouring might not be as noticeable when it comes to medium and dark skin tones so hopefully, Drunk Elephant can have more options for its shade range.



Overall thoughts on Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi


While many seek a sun-kissed glow, sun damage is also a very real thing and I like how the Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi™ Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops makes the former accessible without the consequences. The brand's Suspicious 6-Free formula is always a plus, but what I really love is the skincare aspect. The chronopeptide in the formula mirrors the benefits of actual vitamin D while platinum peptides reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Meanwhile, the blend of virgin marula, blackcurrant seed oil, and fatty acids help strengthen the skin barrier. Plus, it also protects against pollution damage so it’s really hard not to like. All in all, I think it is a great seasonal essential for when you need that extra boost.


Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops is available at the Sephora SG store. Read our other skincare and makeup reviews here. 

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They say good things come in small packages. But when it comes to our skin, we think jumbo is the way to go — and not just in size but also in efficacy. Case in point: the bestselling, cult favourite Aqua Bomb​ from Korean skincare brand ​belif​ — now available in a limited-edition jumbo size in celebration of the brand's seventh anniversary in Singapore.


The belif True Cream Aqua Bomb Jumbo size

The jumbo version has double the amount of the regular one at 100 ml. Plus, it’s also offered at a better value of SGD90, compared to SGD114. You’ll also have fun remembering to hydrate your skin not just on the outside but also on the inside with the help of a reusable tumbler featuring a special design that comes with the moisturiser!

Giving your skin the moisture it needs is important, especially during hot summer days. But instead of one that’s heavy and can leave a greasy feel, go for one that provides the moisture you need in a lightweight finish. The belif True Cream — Aqua Bomb is a water-based moisturiser that has been proven to increase the skin’s hydration levels by 70 per cent.


belif limited edition tumblers


Do more than just hydrate


Aside from hydrating the skin, the Aqua Bomb is also packed with a blend of apothecary herbs that help make the skin smoother and clearer.

It’s got Lady’s Mantle that’s rich in antioxidants that’s great for anti-ageing and pore minimising. With Napiers Aqua Formula, it moisturises the skin by giving it an ample amount of hydration and contains nutrient-filled minerals that increase the skin’s elasticity. Packed with Napiers Original Formula, it also has calming, anti-trouble and anti-ageing properties.

Moisturise with ease


Plus, be at ease knowing you’re giving your skin the hydration it needs without any harmful ingredients. The Aqua Bomb, along with other belif products, do not contain mineral oil, synthetic fragrances, synthetic colours, synthetic preservatives, and animal-derived ingredients.


Get jumbo hydration with belif’s The True Cream — Aqua Bomb Jumbo, available at THEFACESHOP-Nature Collection stores and TANGS VivoCity. 

Learn more about belif's 7th anniversary here.
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