Now the chief marketing officer of StriVectin and Nia24, Jill Scalamandre has honed her skills as a branding expert at firms such as Prada and Avon. Her flawless style is evidenced in both her personal and professional lives, whether she’s pushing the boundaries of beauty advertising or sharing her resources for looking and feeling great.
This story first appeared in the April 13, 2012 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
HEALTH & BEAUTY
Hair Stylist: Blowouts from Irina at Amour De Hair. She gets you in and out in 20 minutes.
1336 Lexington Avenue, 212-987-5599
Hair Color: Rita Hazan.
720 Fifth Avenue, 212-586-4343
Manicurist: Iris Nails.
1078 Madison Avenue, 212-396-0082
Makeup Artist: Sonia Kashuk.
Dermatologist: Neal Schultz. I run over for a peel every time I get off a transatlantic flight to wash off my “airplane skin.”
1130 Park Avenue, 212-369-9600
Trainer: June Lay. It’s one-stop shopping. She is a certified trainer, licensed nutritionist and has her masters in women’s health.
Airline: Cathay Pacific.
Car Service: Frank at Alliance.
Business Lunch: Downtown, I like the freshness and simplicity of Cookshop.
156 Tenth Avenue, 212-924-4440
Uptown, I love Milos.
125 West 55th Street, 212-245-7400
Business Dinner: L’Artusi. Great food and a private room so you don’t have to shout
above the noise.
228 West 10th Street, 212-255-5757
Coffee Order: Skim Latte in the morning, decaf espresso in the evening. Nespresso is my new favorite destination. It’s like walking into a candy store.
761 Madison Avenue
App: A tie between Words with Friends and the New York Post. Love my Page 6 in the morning.
Mobile Device: iPhone4… Siri is my new best friend.
Celebration Restaurant: Piatto D’Oro. Old world Italian that reminds me of my grandmother’s cooking.
349 East 109th Street, 212-722-7220
Chocolatier: Bridgewater Chocolate. Sonia Kashuk introduced me to them… amazing and addictive.
559 Federal Road, Brookfield, Conn., 203-775-2286
Clothing Store/Business/Evening: Dresses at Derek Lam. Simple silhouettes with great fabrics. Suits at
Dolce and Gabbana. Tees at Target.
Clothing Store/Weekend: Joe Fresh and J. Crew. Style at a great price.
Florist: Surroundings Flowers & Events. My husband always sends me flowers from here. After 20 years, they know exactly what I love.
1351 Amsterdam Avenue, 800-567-7007
Hideaway: My bedroom with a good book.
Play: The Book of Mormon. You laugh, cry and get mad all at the same time.
Eugene O’Neill Theatre, 230 West 49th Street
Stationer: Blacker and Kooby Stationers. They do custom quickly.
1204 Madison Avenue, 212-369-8308
Ticket Broker: Fandango.
Vacation Spot: The Amalfi Coast in Italy. The food, the beaches and sightseeing.