Naked Paint, the brainchild of two ex-dot-comers, has expanded its handmade body care line with the introduction of Figment Body Crème. The $30 cream is formulated with shea butter, evening primrose oil and sweet almond oil. Naked Paint’s $35 Belly Butter, a maternity cream designed to minimize stretch marks and dryness, is the line’s bestseller
Skin An Apothecary showed off a new look at the show. The line, which is primarily sold in spa and specialty shops on the West Coast and in the Midwest — save for The Plaza hotel — now boasts a fresh, feminine logo. Standout products include Soy Body Sheen, Sugar Glow and Soy Body Whip in scents such as Poppy and Chamomile Flower & Red Orchid
Practical Nature, cofounded by holistic healing expert and massage therapist Nelle Davis, has begun a bulk program for spas
Principessa — the Italian word for “princess”— launched at the fall Extracts show in 2003 as an assortment of luxurious spa products. Founder Trish Lucarino said women adored the fresh, floral scent of the products so much that she bottled it up. The pure perfume oil, called Piccolo Perfume, comes in a delicate tiny vial with a roller applicator housed in an equally small tin for $35.
This story first appeared in the April 15, 2005 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.