Rounding up cool new products to kick off the year.
This story first appeared in the February 8, 2013 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
CLEAN & CLEAR ADVANTAGE DAILY SOOTHING ACNE WASH
Blending aloe and avocado with two percent salicylic acid, this helps to prevent breakouts without the harsh irritation. $7.49
AVEENO ACTIVE NATURALS MEN’S SHAVE GEL
Aveeno’s signature ingredient, oat, helps prevent razor bumps, nicks and cuts. After using, 94 percent of men reported a closer shave with less irritation. $4.49
PHYSICIANS FORMULA SUPER BB
Available in two shades, this lightweight compact has vitamins C and E, white willow bark extract and encapsulated glycerin to brighten, conceal, moisturize, firm and smooth skin. $13.95
LANCÔME GÉNIFIQUE YOUTH ACTIVATING SECOND SKIN MASK
This 20-minute mask contains Génifique’s signature complex to combat dullness, increase exfoliation and brighten skin. $80
SALLY HANSEN PAIN-RELIEF TECHNOLOGY PRE- WAX WIPE, OUCH- RELIEF WAX
Designed for both at- home and salon users, this kit includes Pre-Wax Wipes that contain benzocaine to minimize pain while waxing. $9.99
CLARINS DOUBLE SERUM COMPLETE AGE CONTROL CONCENTRATE
Dual chambers contain water- and oil-soluble ingredients that increase cell oxygenation and hydration and protect against environmental damage. $85
Garnier’s new hair color brings salon technology into the home, replacing ammonia with oils to propel the color deep into the hair shaft. Available in 24 shades. $9.99 for kit
JOHN FRIEDA FULL REPAIR HYDRATE + RESCUE DEEP CONDITIONER
Packed with omega-3-rich Inca inchi oil, this deep conditioner helps reverse the effects of damage by restoring softness and shine without weighing hair down. $9.99
NARCISO RODRIGUEZ L’EAU FOR HER
On the heels of his stellar spring collection comes Rodriguez’s fourth scent. The super femme L’eau For Her fuses jasmine and peony with a base of lily of the valley. $104
Layering raspberry nectar, Brazilian paradise orchid and notes of Madagascar vanilla, Guess Girl was inspired by women like Brigitte Bardot to capture the unapologetic sex appeal of the iconic brand. $52
Joining Legacy, Signature and Poppy, Love becomes the fourth pillar in the Coach fragrance collection. Blending mandarin amid magnolia and a base of sandalwood, this scent launches just in time for Valentine’s Day. $72
SEE BY CHLOÉ
Channeling Chloé’s youthful diffusion line of the same name, See combines bergamot with a heart of apple blossom accord amid sandalwood and vanilla. $98
Mass-market hair-care manufacturers are incorporating skin-care technology to tackle the effects of hair aging. Myriad brands are infusing their lines with ingredients like arginine and glycerin to help hair turn back the clock.
DOUBLE THE FUN
An artist, an actress, a makeup artist and a designer are all expanding their portfolios with makeup collaborations. From formulation to design, Curtis Kulig, Drew Barrymore, Sam Fine and Jonathan Adler, respectively, are lending their signature style to new and established brands.