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Lampert Standing by Sears With $300 Million Loan

Sales continued to decline at Sears and Kmart, and the parent company posted losses for the second quarter.

clock 17hVicki M. Young

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Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celebrity Fragrance Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock 1hRachel Strugatz

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Emanuel Chirico on the Virtues of Raf Simons at Calvin Klein

PVH ceo Emanuel Chirico expects big things from Raf Simons’ take on Calvin Klein.

clock 12hEvan Clark

The Best: Announcing the 2010 Beauty Biz Award Winners

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Overview

From bioelectricity to Marc Jacobs baring all, celebrating this year's standout beauty moments.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Beauty Features

Editor’s Letter: Difficulties Mastered, Opportunities Won

Pete Born first interviewed Leonard Lauder back in the early Eighties.

clock December 10, 2010Jenny B. Fine

Beauty Features

Good Looking: Musical Variations

Whether playing it safe or pushing the envelope, music’s biggest stars hit all the right notes beautywise at this season’s high-profile awards shows.

clock December 10, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Good Looking: American Music Awards

The big news at the AMAs was Taylor Swift’s mod new look and Rihanna’s chic ringlets.

clock December 10, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Good Looking: CMA Awards

Playing it safe was the name of the game at the CMAs.

clock December 10, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Good Looking: MTV Europe Awards

From Goth to glam, more was definitely more.

clock December 10, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

December 2010: People, Places and Lipsticks

Sally Hershberger travels to Dubai, Yves Saint Laurent makes moves into the Asian beauty market, and Robertet connects consumers with sustainable scents.

clock December 10, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Serena Williams’ New Game

Tennis ace Serena Williams is also a style-world superstar. Here, she reveals her newest venture into the world of nail care.

clock December 10, 2010Rachel Brown

Beauty Features

Tokyo Dispatch

A natural eclecticism dominated hair and makeup looks during the spring collections in Tokyo.

clock December 10, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Beauty Features

Fur Fur

Designer Koichi Chida chose exaggeratedly retro hair and makeup.

clock December 10, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Beauty Features

Phenomenon

Inflatable lapels and long wrap skirts were two of the looks for men put forth by designer Takeshi Osumi.

clock December 10, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Beauty Features

Theatre Products

Each model had an individualized style with textured hair piled on top of her head.

clock December 10, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Beauty Features

Somarta

Each model at Somarta’s well-received collection featured an intricate updo.

clock December 10, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Beauty Features

Liz Lisa

Liz Lisa, designed by Ayako Kon and Hiromi Sato, is known for its Lolita aesthetic.

clock December 10, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Beauty Features

What’s In Store: Sugarland

Sugar lends its exfoliating properties and powerful acid to these skin- and hair-renewing offerings.

clock December 10, 2010Belisa Silva

Beauty Features

What’s In Store: Crimson Tide

Juicy red fruits and feminine florals emerge as key notes in the first batch of springtime scents for her.

clock December 10, 2010Belisa Silva

Beauty Features

World Wide Watch: Poland

Poland continues to be a strong market for cosmetics despite being plagued with economic woes.

clock December 10, 2010Zygmunt Dzieciolowski

Beauty Features

Beauty Incognito: Hair-Smoothing Treatments

WWD Beauty Biz sent our reporters undercover to road test some safe chemical hair-straightening options.

clock December 10, 2010WWD Staff

People

Flash Point: Having a Ball

Beauty’s boldest names were in a celebratory mood this fall.

clock December 10, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Breakthrough Product of the Year

Hope in a jar gave way to meaningful innovation in 2010, with first-to-market technologies dominating the year’s most outstanding introductions.

clock December 9, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Most Innovative Marketer

From a Facebook first to a fragrance sensation, these companies proved the have the magic touch.

clock December 9, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Most Innovative Ad Campaign

Unexpected spokespeople – including animals – helped swell the sales of two storied brands.

clock December 9, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Retailer of the Year

New concepts from seasoned players put a spark in the retail scene.

clock December 9, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Newcomer of the Year

As the queen of YouTube, this makeup artist is beauty’s most plugged-in person.

clock December 9, 2010Rachel Brown

Beauty Features

Best Executed Launch Strategy

What worked this year? Big ideas, implemented flawlessly. And a little shock value, to boot.

clock December 9, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Leonard Lauder:Anecdotes From the Industry

Nine personal anecdotes from industry leaders on teachings from the master.

clock December 9, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Last Call: Carrie Underwood

The country superstar knows a thing or two about putting on her “game face,” but in real life, foundation and hair extensions take a backseat.

clock December 10, 2010Andrea Nagel

Beauty Features

Leonard Lauder Talks Vision

The industry titan accepted the inaugural WWD Beauty Biz Visionary Award.

clock December 10, 2010Jenny B. Fine

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