Go au naturel with these mossy-hued, plant-based goodies for the skin and body.
01 Ren Phyto-Dynamic Instant Lifting Facial Spray Proteins from the hibiscus flower physically tense the skin while extracts from sea grass promote a strong epidermal structure, in a spray that can be applied over makeup. $35; Sephora
02 Gianna Rose Atelier The Magic Frog French-Milled Soap It’s hard to resist smooching this adorable sparkling soap. $23.50; C.O. Bigelow Apothecaries, New London Pharmacy
03 Clarins Ultra-Matte Rebalancing Lotion Give slicked-up, super shiny complexions the heave-ho with this Alpine willow herb, chrysine and linden-based mattifying oil controller. $36; Clarins counters 04 Nuxe Tonific Fermeté Intensive Firming Cream Pulp from the Kigelia Africana tree tones as seaweed extract stimulates collagen and elastin synthesis for taut, elastic skin. $47; Barneys New York 05 Jo Malone Acqua di Limone Scent Surround Spray Spritz this light mist on yourself for its refreshing scent of lime, or use it on your bed linens for a crisp, energizing whiff in the a.m. $55; Bergdorf Goodman, Saks
06 Kiehl’s Yerba Maté Tea Cleanser Using tea made from the leaves of the yerba maté tree, known in Brazil for its numerous health benefits, this vitamin-packed cleanser wipes away makeup and grime for healthy, oil-free skin. $20.50; Kiehl’s stores
07 Crest Nature’s Expressions Mint + Green Tea Extract Toothpaste Extracts of natural green tea and mint make this whitening paste extra refreshing, perfect for a morning wake-up call. $2.99; mass retailers 08 Banana Boat UltraMist Soothing Aloe After Sun Continuous Spray Gel This ingenious aloe gel sprays directly onto sunburns to instantly cool and relieve your scorched areas without you having to touch them. $5.99; mass retailers
09 Sarah, Duchess of York Tranquili-ty Candle by Slatkin & Co. This chic bisque votive, designed by Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson, soothes senses and calms worries with green tea and mint. $16.50; Bath & Body Works
Harrods plans to remove the famous statue of Princess Diana and Dodi Al Fayed from the bottom of the Egyptian escalators and hand it back to Mohamed Al-Fayed. “We are very proud to have played our role in celebrating the lives of Diana, Princess of Wales and Dodi Al Fayed at Harrods and to have welcomed people from around the world to visit the memorial for the past 20 years,” said Michael Ward, Harrods managing director. “With the announcement of the new official memorial statue to Diana, Princess of Wales at Kensington Palace, we feel that the time is right to return this memorial to Mr. Al Fayed and for the public to be invited to pay their respects at the palace.” More on the news, with reporting by @loreleimarfil, at WWD.com. #wwdnews
@prada is introducing a new project at its men’s fall 2018 show this Sunday: “Prada Invites.” The fashion house invited four celebrated creative minds – @ronanaerwanbouroullec, Konstantin Grcic, @herzogdemeuron and @rem.koolhaas – to each create a unique item with its iconic nylon material. The designs will be unveiled on the runway show, which will take place at the company’s warehouse in Viale Ortles 25. #wwdfashion #mfwm (📷: @martinocarrera)
@kering_official is spinning off its stake in puma in an effort to focus on its luxury brands, the brand operator announced yesterday. “We are proud to have supported the turnaround of Puma, which now has unrivaled capabilities to take full advantage of the specific dynamics of its global markets and is poised to achieve substantial growth,” said François-Henri Pinault, Kering’s chief executive officer and chairman. Artémis will become a “long-term strategic shareholder” of Puma with a 29 percent stake. #wwdnews #wwdfashion (📷: @jilliansollazzo)
The fashion world mourns for celebrated street style photographer, Nabile Quenum, who died at age 32 in Paris.
Quenum, creator of the fashion blog “J’ai Perdu Ma Veste,” was a fashion week fixture, and regularly shot for New York magazine’s The Cut, among other outlets, and brands such as Louis Vuitton, Moncler and Adidas. He was also actively involved in the #NoFreePhotos initiative, which kicked off in the fall. Read more about Quenum in @kbsmoke's story on WWD.com. #wwdnews
@verwanggang and @maisonladuree have teamed up on a dessert collab called Vera Wang Pour Ladurée. The collection, which launched this week, features a specialty macaroon, as well as a wedding cake inspired by one of the designer’s gowns. “I could not imagine a more delicate or sophisticated creation to grace any couple’s celebration,” said Wang. #wwdfashion