Salone del Mobile Is a Strong Window for Fashion Brands' Home Lines

clock 4hAlessandra Turra and Sandra Salibian and Martino Carrera and Luisa Zargani


Cameras Ready: The Next Wave of Photographers

clock 14hLisa Lockwood and Kara Bloomgarden-Smoke


Facebook Privacy Changes Affect Beauty Brands

clock 14hAllison Collins

Eco Warriors

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Our eco-chic cover girl redefines the model lifestyle.

From This Issue

Aveda Cooling Masque, Aveda stores; Freeze 24/7 Anti-Aging Eye Serum, Henri Bendel; Clean & Clear Toner; mass retailers; Icy Beauty Play & Rewind, Bliss Spa; Laura Mercier Gel Mask, Bergdorf Goodman; Skyn Iceland Arctic Face Mist, select Sephora.

Skin Care

Cold Case: Skin Care’s Deep Freeze

As the temperature hits triple digits, keep your complexion in a tundra-like environment with the latest frosty face products.

clock August 10, 2007Megan McIntyre

Headquarters for "Bikram on the Cote d'Azur."


Hot Yoga Invades France

With a new luxury retreat opening in the Provence region this summer, Bikram yogis-in-training can take a holiday in the South of France…

clock August 10, 2007Michelle Edgar

Arcona's facade.


Beauty on the Beach

Santa Monica, Calif., is the new mecca for salons and spas.

clock August 10, 2007Rachel Brown

Chanel Beaut?? Initiale Energizing Multi-Protection Cream SPF 15, $75, Chanel counters; Lisa Hoffman Spa Bath Body Cream, $50, Bergdorf Goodman and; Clarins Generation 6 Double Serum, $90, Clarins counters.

Marketing and Promotion

Mad for Madagascar

Beauty’s never-ending quest for exotic “it” ingredients continues, and this season, it has landed some top firms on the shores of Madagascar.

clock August 10, 2007Maggie Joslyn

Teeth Whitener products by Revitin, SuperSmile, Marvis, Euthymol, Crest, Kiss My Face, Smart Mouth, Elgydium, Scope, Breath Palette, GoSmile.

Body Care

Dental Care: Smile News

As sales of whitening kits decline, whitening gums and mouthwashes take hold.

clock August 10, 2007Michelle Edgar

Marc Jacobs Daisy, Nina by Nina Ricci, Manuel Canovas Paris L'Ile Bleue, Victoria's Secret Pear Glace, Avon Imari Seduction.


Garden Tour

It’s a veritable Eden this month as fruit and floral fragrances galore hit the shelves.

clock August 10, 2007Megan McIntyre

Paul Mitchell Extra-Body Firm Finishing Spray, Clarins Gloss Appeal, Alterna Life Solutions Volume Restore Conditioner, Revive Masques Des Yeux, Rimmel Lash Maxxx, Lancome Courbe Virtuose, Charles Worthington Full Volume Texturizing Salt Spray.


Pump Up the Volume

Feeling deflated? Put some oomph back in your hair, plump up your pout and lash out!

clock August 10, 2007Megan McIntyre

Dior DiorSkin Forever, Estee Lauder Resilience Lift Extreme Ultra Firming Creme Compact Makeup SPF 15, Smashbox Function2 Self-Adjusting Powder Foundation, Givenchy Prisme Foundation, Lorac Perfectly Lit Oil-Free Luminizing Powder.

Color Cosmetics

Take Cover

Imperfections, dullness and uneven skin tone beware. These new compact foundations are the weapons of choice for effecting perfectly smooth complexions.

clock August 10, 2007Megan McIntyre

Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Cream, Osmotics Cosmeceuticals Blue Copper 5 Firming Eye Repair, Freeze 24-7 & Go Instant Smoother & Brightener, Comfort Zone Skin Defender Cream.


Nature Vs. Science

Beauty is at a crossroads as eco-chic greenies and scientists square off on the safest and most effective methods for bottling youth.

clock August 10, 2007Molly Prior

Pangea relies on eco-friendly techniques including cold processing.


Turning Factories Green

Beauty firms are moving toward eco-conscious production and shrinking their carbon footprint with wind and solar energy.

clock August 10, 2007Molly Prior

An example of polylactide, or PLA, packaging from Design & Source Productions Inc.


New Material World

Corn, soy and sun may sound like the perfect elements of a Midwestern landscape. But, more and more, such formulas are coming to define cosmetics packaging.

clock August 10, 2007Matthew W. Evans

Dr. Andrew Weil and Norma Kamali in Manhattan.

Human Resources

Two of a Kind

What do wellness Guru Andrew Weil and Seventh Avenue icon Norma Kamali have in common?

clock August 10, 2007Andrea Nagel

Organic skin care products by Neal's Yard Remedies, Weleda, Origins Organics, Stella McCartney, and Nature's Gate.


Defining “Organic”

The beauty industry and regulators are grappling with labeling standards in the face of consumer confusion.

clock August 10, 2007Andrea Nagel

Kathy Phillips in her publicity shot.

Marketing and Promotion

Lessons in Marketing

A magazine editor-turned beauty CEO gives us her crib sheet.

clock August 10, 2007Kathy Phillips

Daria Code; Cardigan and shirt by Stella McCartney; Hair by Tim Rogers @ Contact NYC; Makeup by Rose-Marie Swift @ Streeters; Styled by Sarah Ellison @ Streeters.

Human Resources

Daria Code

Our eco-chic cover girl redefines the model lifestyle.

clock August 10, 2007Kim-Van Dang

Mineral Makeup

Color Cosmetics

Mineral Makeup

As more consumers realize the potential dangers of toxic chemicals in their cosmetics, the buzz about mineral makeup continues to grow…

clock August 10, 2007Megan McIntyre

Human Resources

Livin’ La Vida Verde

Environmental activist and Natural Resources Defense Council trustee Elizabeth Wiatt is spreading the word about leading an eco-conscious lifestyle.

clock August 10, 2007Maggie Joslyn


Today's Must Read

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (in Jenny Packham) with their newborn son.


Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Welcome Baby Boy in London

clock 5hLorelei Marfil

Social Studies