The newest crop of skin care creams are straight out of the test tube with high-tech ingredients and innovative new formulas.
01 Amatokin Emulsion for the Face From the makers of StriVectin, this light emulsion “wakes up” dormant adult stem cells with a proprietary peptide complex to repair and regenerate damaged skin for fewer wrinkles. $173; Bloomingdale’s
02 Osmotics Anti-Radical Age Defense Fights off damaging free radicals oxygen, nitrogen and carbonyl thanks to a potent cocktail of tripeptides, vegetal protein and a newly created ingredient, 2-dimethylchromans (a synthesized molecule of vitamin E), which scavenges hydrogen free radicals and prevents skin cell injury. $125; select Nordstrom
03 Körner Loaded the Anti-Ager Talk about a high-performance concoction. Pomegranate and iris bulb moisturize while psuedodipeptides elevate collagen levels and cereal membranes (a yeast wall extract) work with marine oligosaccharides to rev up the skin’s immune system for a plumped, soft, regenerated face. $240; Bergdorf Goodman
04 Therapy Systems Essential C Serum Deflect free radicals with this antioxidant power player, which uses an advanced form of vitamin C, resulting in fewer fine lines and improved clarity and tone. $95; Henri Bendel
05 Prescriptives Vibrant-C Skin Brightening Lotion Moisturizer Say adios to age spots and dullness. This lightweight lotion has micro-optic luminizers to give skin an instant radiance boost while 2 CME (a mix of vitamin C and vitamin E molecules) brightens and evens skin tone. $46; Prescriptives counters
06 Chanel Sublimage Eye Essential Regenerating Eye Cream Using the same polyfractioning technique, which isolates the most efficacious molecules of the vanilla planifolia plant, as the original face cream, this promises to keep eyes looking youthful, glowing and de-puffed. $160; Chanel counters
07 Yves Saint Laurent Lisse Expert Esthetic Wrinkle Eraser Kit The ultimate, portable wrinkle-fighter, this features a glycolic acid Peeling Masque with exfoliating microspheres to rejuvenate skin and a Wrinkle Eraser Pen to “fill in” wrinkles with dehydrated hyaluronic acid. $225; Yves Saint Laurent counters
In honor the @CFDA’s announcement of @iamnaomicampbell receiving the Fashion Icon Award at the 2018 #CFDAAwards, which will take place on June 4, here’s a #tbt of the supermodel on @michaelkors’ runway in 1991. #wwdfashion #wwdarchive (📷: George Chinsee)
“I was making the guacamole when my scout saw me,” says model @stuckinteenage on being discovered just six months ago while working at @chipotlemexicangrill. Since then Williams has signed with @dnamodels, walked in her first show at @calvinklein and landed on the cover of @vogueitalia – a high point of any model’s career. To read @lisajlockwood’s full interview with the model on her experiences thus far, head to WWD.com – link in bio. (📷: George Chinsee)
“I love the idea of dialogue, period. It’s where I’ve always gotten my inspiration from: hearing other women speak, their journeys and their paths,” said @hereisgina, who delivered the keynote speech during @sxsw for @createcultivate in partnership with @fossil. For her two panels, Rodriguez chose female empowering, female-led and female entrepreneurs to focus on. Head to WWD.com to read more about her thoughts on Time’s Up, growing up in a family of women and why we “need a girls’ club.” #wwdeye #sxsw (📷: @jgreenery)
Leading luxury brand are shaking things up to keep up with streetwear. Case in point: the arrival of @mrkimjones as artistic director of @diorhomme. Jones, who succeeds @Kris_Van_Assche, is seen as one of the handful of designers who can actually straddle the luxury and streetwear worlds — which could lead to even more changes at established brands. What could this mean for the rest of the menswear landscape? Head to WWD.com to find out what experts predict #wwdfashion (📷: @franckmura)
“It’s like buying groceries. You’re going to buy the best mango, the best mozzarella, the best things. You have to, or others are going to take it all,” said @gabrielahearst on why she uses only the finest fabrics. Last week, Hearst received her first @cfda nomination for Womenswear Designer of the Year, and earlier this month she opened a permanent showroom in Paris. To read @jessiredale’s interview with the designer and find out why this is shaping up to be a big year for her, head to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: @francoisgoize)
“It’s an interesting thing, playing a younger version of your mother. It’s an interesting concept. I adore my mom and love her in every capacity, but it was just something that had never crossed my mind,” says @anniemstarke on playing a young Joan Castleman in “The Wife.” The same role will be played by her mother Glenn Close. Read more about her growing up in the film industry as the daughter of producer John H. Starke and Close and what she has planned for the future #wwdeye (📷: @nataliamantini)
@asics is launching a new streetwear sneaker inspired by its latest ambassador, @steveaoki. The Hyper-Kenzen x Aoki, which will launch at @footlocker stores exclusively tomorrow, is a slip-on style that incorporates the brand’s proprietary Gel technology through beads integrated into the midsole for comfort and endurance. Read the full story on WWD.com.