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French Designer Sonia Rykiel Dies at the Age of 86

The French designer was synonymous with striped sweaters and Left Bank insouciance.

clock 8hMiles Socha

Fashion

Rihanna Said Eyeing Paris for Next Fenty Puma Show

The music star had launched the collection last February during New York Fashion Week.

clock 14hMiles Socha

Media

Condé Nast Said to Mull Cost Cutting, Publisher Changes

Cuts may be coming to Condé Nast.

clock 4hAlexandra Steigrad

Chief Executive Agendas

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Overview

A lifelong sailor, Jean-Paul Agon, Chief Executive Officer of L'Oreal, has no fear of uncharted waters, even in the roughest of sales.

From This Issue

Beauty Features

Second (Life) Coming

How the virtual world is gaining real-world credibility with the beauty community.

clock May 18, 2007Molly Prior

Beauty Features

Beauty Still Life Photographers

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but a great beauty image is potentially a multimillion dollar revenue maker.

clock May 18, 2007Megan McIntyre

Financial

Quiet Giant

Two years after assuming control, Shiseido CEO Shinzo Maeda is solidifying the company’s top spot in Japan and overseeing an aggressive expansion plan overseas.

clock May 18, 2007Betsy Lowther

Financial

Young & Royally Talented

These top executives are shaping the future of the beauty industry.

clock May 18, 2007WWD Staff

Financial

Beauty CEO Pop Quiz

What you may not know about your favorite beauty chiefs.

clock May 18, 2007WWD Staff

Financial

From Where The Analysts Sit

Major acquisitions will be the key to L’Oreal’s growth.

clock May 18, 2007Jennifer Weil

Fragrance

Fragrance

This fall, look out for oriental hybrids, a chypre revival and ecstasies in violet. But the usual suspects will launch in droves too.

clock May 18, 2007Michelle Edgar

Hair

Tressed Out

Summer sun, sea and humidity can be murder on your strands. Protect and repair hair with these smart warm-weather picks.

clock May 18, 2007Megan McIntyre

Skin Care

Sunny Days

Makeup meltdown? No way! In the sweltering season, stock up on outdoor-friendly products, lightweight textures and beachy-keen shades.

clock May 18, 2007Megan McIntyre

Color Cosmetics

Paint by Numbers

Awaken your inner Monet with master painter-worthy cosmetics that will put you in an artistic frame of mind.

clock May 18, 2007Megan McIntyre

Organics

Food for Thought

…and for beautifying your skin. “You are what you eat” takes on new meaning.

clock May 18, 2007Megan McIntyre

People

Beam Me Up

Lighting designer Thierry Dreyfus lifts fashion out of the dark.

clock May 18, 2007Ellen Groves

People

Nailing It

A shoe-inspired manicure propels a young British artist.

clock May 18, 2007Brid Costello

Fragrance

Tome Sweet Tome: Chanel’s Reading List

The in-house perfumer for Chanel, Jacques Polge, reveals how 10 of his newly launched scents, collectively known as Les Exclusifs, mirror his favorite books.

clock May 18, 2007WWD Staff

Hair

Arch Deluxe

A chic new salon raises eyebrows in a posh enclave of the City of Angels.

clock May 18, 2007Rachel Brown

Beauty Features

Editor’s Letter: View from the Top

To quote Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders: Some things change. Some stay the same.

clock May 18, 2007Kim-Van Dang

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