Rounding up June and July’s most innovative products.
Dry is the new wet. Powders areshowing up in a variety of formats for the second half of the year, fromL’Oréal Paris’ innovative liquid-to-powder foundation to Oribe’sdelectable dry conditioner spray. “Among the fastest areas of growth areless-traditional formats and hybrids,” says The NPD Group’s KarenGrant, “which offer a mash-up of benefits and new applications.”
ORIBE Soft Dry Conditioner Spray, $35
BUMBLE AND BUMBLE Bb Thickening Dryspun Finish, $29 L'ORÉAL PARIS Magic Nude Liquid Powder Bare Skin Perfecting Makeup, $12.95
MAYBELLINE New York Color Tattoo Pure Pigments, $6.99 each
From René Furterer’s frizz-fightingfluid to Nioxin’s styling elixir for thinning locks, a bevy of brandsare rooting for hair repair. And no wonder: According to The NPD Group,targeted hair treatments increased 46 percent in dollar growth andaccounted for sales of $11.7 million in 2012.
ARROJO Whipped Treatment, $24
DR. DENNIS GROSS Root Resilience Anti-aging Scalp Serum, $54
NIOXIN Rejuvenating Elixir, $14.50
RENÉ FURTERER PARIS Lissea Leave-In Smoothing Fluid, $30
Madonna turns 59 today, marking another year of show-stopping, one-of-a-kind bold looks from the singer. To celebrate, we took a look at the superstar's most memorable fashion moments. Here, Madonna sits front row at Versace's spring runway show in 1995. See more exclusive photos from the #wwdarchive on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Cédric Dordevic)
WWD asked a handful of creative directors to evaluate the September covers of leading women's fashion magazines. How do they think the covers this year compare with years gone by, and what do they say about the current status of the publication? Link in bio. (GIF by @hypebreast)
"Stephen King is such a master, but I don't like being scared - there's enough that's really scary. How about the morning's news?" says Holland Taylor in an interview with WWD. See what else the actress said about starring in the TV adaptation of King's thriller "Mr. Mercedes" on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery)