Spring Beauty Handbook

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A complete A to Z guide to the season's essential people, products and trends.

From This Issue

Beauty Features

Eminence Rouge

Beauty thrives on individuality, which is likely why the phrase unique selling proposition is bandied about so often in marketing meetings and product…

clock March 14, 2008Jenny B. Fine

Model wearing Donna Karan

Marketing and Promotion

Study in Contrast

At the New York fall collections, the makeup was very polished, hair anything but.

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Big Waves Shampoo by Charles Worthington


Riding the Wave Fantastic

Forget stick straight or crunchy curly-When it comes to spring’s must-have hairstyle, the tide has turned.

clock March 14, 2008Andrea Nagel

Soccer star Stig Tofting takes Henriksen for a ride.



To Americans, Ole Henriksen is the cheerful namesake of a skin care brand and Hollywood spa that’s been a celebrity haunt for over three decades.

clock March 14, 2008Rachel Brown

Spa at Bluebird


Bird Bath

London-based beauty junkies have a new place to preen. Spa at Bluebird, located in The Shop at Bluebird concept store, opened on the storied King?s Road last…

clock March 14, 2008Brid Costello



Shape Down

For those who?d like to wear their hearts on a more, um, strategic place than their sleeves, Bikinelle is meant to make it easier to shave, epilate or wax…

clock March 14, 2008Melissa Drier


Pretty Penny

If you?ve got cash to burn, hair guru Oscar Blandi has the heat to fan the flames.

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Celine Cousteau


Skin Deep

C?line Cousteau, granddaughter of the late iconic diver and filmmaker Jacques Cousteau, has melded her love of the sea with her love of beauty.

clock March 14, 2008Ellen Groves

Marketing and Promotion


Escalating oil prices, a booming tourist trade and rising incomes (tax-free, to boot) have made this middle eastern emirate a haven for beauty.

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Cannabis Rose by Fresh, Curve Connect by Liz Claiborne, Miroir des Secrets by Thierry Mugler, Rossy de Palma Eau de Protection by Etat Libre, Fabulosity by Baby Phat Kimora Lee Simmons.


Lush Life

Odes to living fully, these oriental fragrances suggest there’s rarely too much of a good thing.

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Addict Shine by Dior, The Beat by Burberry, John Varvatos by John Varvatos, Beloved by American Beauty, Chloe by Chloe, Dreaming by Tommy Hilfiger


Novel Bouquet

Peonies, apricot blossom, raspberries and grappa make even the most classical florals new again.

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Ange Ou Demon Tender by Givenchy, Ralph Wild by Ralph Lauren, Pure White Linen Light Breeze by Estee Lauder, Always Lollia, Grapefruit Splash by Marc Jacobs, L'eau Neuve by Lubin.


Here Comes the Sun

These citrus-infused gems-layered with grapefruits, tangerines, orange blossoms and ginger-make every day feel warm and bright.

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Makeup Forever Flash Color; Nicole by OPI Nic?s Sticks Paint & Go Nail Lacquer; Rescue Beauty Lounge Nail Polish, Chinoise; China Glaze Nail Lacquer; Tracy Reese for Sally Hansen Salon Nail Lacquer.


Sunny Side Up

From crayola-inspired colors to weather-withstanding products, spring’s standout items will have you looking on the bright side of beauty.

clock March 14, 2008Megan McIntyre

Celine Dion Sensational; J.F. Lazartigue Essential Orange Oil Shampoo; Salon Selectives Type Hc Hold & Control Hair Spray; DKNY Be Delicious Charmingly Delicious; Fresh Appleseed Brightening Essence.


Spring Beauty Handbook

A Complete A to Z Guide to the season’s essential people, products and trends.

clock March 14, 2008Megan McIntyre

Estee Lauder Youth Creme; Lancaster 365 Cellular Elixir; StriVectin Facial Anti-Oxidant; Mark Lotion; Chanel Moisture Cream; 3 Lab Perfect Repair.

Skin Care

Handle With Care

All of us-even product junkies and those lucky enough to have won the complexion genetic lottery-can use a little help when it comes to designing a skin care…

clock March 14, 2008Jill Schuck


Buy, Buy, Buy

Your complete where-to-buy guide for all the beauty loot featured in this issue.

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The Perfect Scent by Chandler Burr; Rescue Your Nails by Ji Baek; Lessons of a Lipstick Queen by Poppy King; 22 Perfumers: A Creative Process by Clara Molloy and Carine Soyer


Book Mark

If you’re truly passionate about all things beauty, why relegate the subject only to your bathroom?

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Today's Must Read

A look from Cmmn Swdn's new collection.


Paris Men’s Week: Ones to Watch

clock 10hKatya Foreman and Luisa Zargani

Social Studies