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What’s In Store: Gold Stars

This gilded batch of skin care, fragrance and makeup launches offers sparkle and shine and a taste of the high life.

This gilded batch of skin care, fragrance and makeup launches offers sparkle and shine and a taste of the high life.

This gilded batch of skin care, fragrance and makeup launches offers sparkle and shine and a taste of the high life.

George Chinsee

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Beauty Inc issue 10/08/2010

This gilded batch of skin care, fragrance and makeup launches offers sparkle and shine and a taste of the high life.

This story first appeared in the October 8, 2010 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

 

Deborah Lippmann Boom Boom Pow
Featuring flecks of 24-karat gold, this nail lacquer was inspired by a photo of Kate Moss covered only in golden jewels. ($20; Barneys)

 

Arbonne RE9 Advanced Cellular Renewal Masque
This combination of hydroxy acids, pineapple, papaya, algae extract and marine lavender minimizes pores and improves texture. ($65; arbonne.com)

 

Paco Rabanne Lady Million
This sumptuous blend of spicy leather, Arabian jasmine, wild mint, damask rose and cinnamon is billed as an expression of female independence and glamour. ($88; Sephora)

 

Chanel Sublimage Essential Revitalizing Concentrate
The Himalayan-grown golden champa flower stars in this emulsion said to revitalize aging skin and restore DNA function. ($425; Chanel counters)

 

Bare Escentuals Bare Minerals High Shine Eyecolor in Glisten
This shimmering shadow reflects light with metallic pearls and mineral pigments. ($16; Macy’s)

 

L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Million Lashes Mascara
A double-pass-wand wiping system and specially designed brush give this mascara a clump-free application. ($8.95; mass retailers)

 

YSL Rouge Pur Couture
Each vivid shade in this 18-hue line contains good-for-you antioxidants and finely milled pigments for saturated pure color. ($30 each; YSL counters) 

 

Estée Lauder Pure Color Five Color Eyeshadow Palette in Extravagant Gold
Lauder’s creative makeup director Tom Pecheux designed this holiday palette to capture the feeling of sitting by a fire on a winter night. ($42; Saks) 

 

Gucci Guilty
The fusion of mandarin, pink pepper, lilac and geranium is housed in a glass and metal casing featuring the house’s iconic interlocking Gs. ($75; Bloomingdale’s)