SLICK & SHINY: In July, Garnier will introduce Garnier Fructis Sleek & Shine, a line of three products formulated for frizzy, dry or unmanageable hair. The line includes a Sleek & Shine shampoo, a Fortifying Cream conditioner and Weightless Anti-Frizz serum and is priced $3.99 for the shampoo and conditioner and $5.99 for the serum. Each product contains nutritive fruit micro-oils, which are extracted from avocado and apricot kernels and are said to improve softness and smoothness; and active fruit concentrate, a combination of fruit acids, vitamins B3 and B6 and fructose and glucose, which is said to have strengthening and nourishing properties.
A KIT FOR LIFE: An at-home breast exam kit designed to optimize self exams is now available in drug and mass stores nationwide. The Liv Kit contains a reusable pad that’s placed over the breast during the monthly procedure, which often helps to detect early signs of breast cancer. The pad, called the Liv Aid, is named after Olivia Newton-John, the singer and breast cancer survivor. The Liv Kit retails for $24.95.