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Compacts from the Monica Rich Kosann for Estée Lauder collection.

Estée Lauder Taps Monica Rich Kosann

Monica Rich Kosann designed Estée Lauder’s upcoming holiday offering, Monica Rich Kosann for Estée Lauder.

Laura Geller Beauty Counter

Laura Geller Beauty Lands on U.K. Counters

Laura Geller Beauty has crossed the Atlantic, expanding her beauty brand to British counters at House of Fraser and Debenhams.

Beauty Editors Day at Saks Fifth Avenue

Beauty Editors, Brands United For Look Good Feel Better at Saks Fifth Avenue

The annual Beauty Editors Day teamed 50 beauty and lifestyle magazine editors working with 26 beauty brands offering advice to consumers.

JuE Wong

Elizabeth Arden Names New President and Distribution Deal

JuE Wong has been named president of the Elizabeth Arden brand and Arden has signed a joint venture agreement with Luxasia Ventures Pte Ltd.

Davines, Ion Studio to Open Flagship Salon, Education Center in SoHo

Located at 41 Wooster Street in SoHo, Ion Studio is Davines’ newest global flagship salon and atelier and has been gutted and reconstructed.

Estee Lauder Modern Muse Eu De Parfum

Estée Lauder Cutting Prices in China

The company is reducing prices on select brands in response to a consumer spending stimulus initiated by the Chinese government.

Guillaume Jesel Named SVP, Global General Manager, Tom Ford Beauty

Most recently senior vice president and general manager of global corporate innovation for the Estée Lauder Cos. Inc., Jesel will now run Lauder-owned brand Tom Ford Beauty, effective immediately.

La Prairie

La Prairie Launches Anti-Aging Rapid Response Booster

The new product is the latest in a series of initiatives aimed at raising the brand’s global awareness.

Pete Born

Pete Unplugged: Girls Just Want to Have Fun

WWD’s executive editor of beauty discovers that traditional categories are taking a backseat as consumers embrace a novelty-driven approach to beauty.