Striking Looks

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Overview

Makeup artist Dick Page creates the season's most dramatic looks.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

“The idea here was to use monochromatic pinks and purples,” says Page. “I like the idea of using girly color in an aggressive way.” Jacket by Marc Jacobs. Slip by Jean Paul Gaultier. Bra by Wolford.

Color Cosmetics

Role Play: Makeup Artist Dick Page’s Revelations

Makeup artist extraordinaire Dick Page creates the season’s most compelling characters on his longtime muse, model Annie Morton.

clock March 13, 2009Jenny B. Fine

Mystic Tan Build 2 Sunless Tanning Lotion FACE + BODY

Products

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Prime Time

When it comes to spring beauty, the season’s best products combine exotic inspirations with efficacious ingredients to great effect.

clock March 13, 2009Jill Schuck Taylor

Estée Lauder Bronze Goddess SunBlush Illuminator

Products

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Under Cover Tanning Products

From bronzers to sunscreen (and everything in-between), these prove a safe tan isn’t an oxymoron.

clock March 13, 2009Jill Schuck Taylor

L’Oréal, EverPure Moisture Shampoo

Hair

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Natural Products

Natural products get a boost with more appealing- and effective- formulations.

clock March 13, 2009Jill Schuck Taylor

Herbal Essences, Hydralicious Reconditioning Shampoo

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Silk Farm

Smooth, soft and shiny— silk takes a star turn for spring, imbuing everyday items with a luxe flourish.

clock March 13, 2009Jill Schuck Taylor

Carolina Herrera, 212 On Ice

Fragrance

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Fragrances Set in Shape

Spring’s best scents are chic, modern, and covetable— and that’s just the flacon.

clock March 13, 2009Jill Schuck Taylor

Lippmann Collection, Did I Shave My Legs For This? Ayurvedic Shave Cream

Products

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Body Fit and Form

From head to toe, products to keep the entire body beautiful.

clock March 13, 2009Jill Schuck Taylor

Givenchy, Sari Glow Iridescent Blush in Maharani Orange

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Rock the Casbah

The exotic allure of Morocco informs some of spring’s most daring products.

clock March 13, 2009Jill Schuck Taylor

Barbie loves Stila, Jewel Doll 2000

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Beauty Trends: Play Ground

Festive products designed for the young- and young at heart.

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Breaking Through

Color Cosmetics

Editor’s Letter: Breaking Through

Each Spring, WWD Beauty Biz devotes an entire issue to the major products and trends of the season.

clock March 13, 2009Jenny B. Fine

On the New York fall runways, clean and natural took a backseat, with bold hair and makeup looks creating a beauty sensation.

Color Cosmetics

Fall 2009 Full-On Beauty

On the New York fall runways, clean and natural took a backseat, with bold hair and makeup looks creating a beauty sensation.

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Anna Sui

Color Cosmetics

Fall 2009 Beauty: Eyes are the New Lips

Oh, the drama of it all. Eyes were intense on runways all over town.

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Costello Tagliapietra

Color Cosmetics

Fall 2009 Beauty: The Prettification of Punk

With a rebel yell, black lips, fishnet-wrapped hairstyles and exaggerated eyeliner stalked the runway.

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Badgley Mischka

Hair

Fall 2009 Beauty: Pompadours Prevail

When it came to hair, rolls rocked the runway with pompadours not enjoying so much popularity since their heyday in the Fifties.

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Marc Jacobs

Color Cosmetics

Fall 2009 Beauty: Francois Nars’ Electrifying Return

The big news of New York fashion week was the return to the runway of Francois Nars after a 10-year absence.

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Barbie

Color Cosmetics

Fall 2009 Beauty: You Must Decorate

Highly embellished hair and makeup, ranging from chic, modern and wearable to the more fantastical, were featured at many shows.

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When it comes to inciting customer excitement, cutting-edge brands and retailers are playing the waiting game—and winning.

Color Cosmetics

Worth the Wait: Retailers Incite Customer Excitement

When it comes to inciting customer excitement, cutting-edge brands and retailers are playing the waiting game— and winning.

clock March 13, 2009Molly Prior

Lucia Pieroni

Color Cosmetics

Well Matched Brands and Makeup Artists

When brands team up with all-star makeup artists, inspired collections are born.

clock March 13, 2009Belisa Silva

Inspired Travels

Fragrance

Inspired Travels: Phoebe Ellis Launches New Fragrances

Phoebe Ellis’ entry into the world of scents makes perfect sense.

clock March 13, 2009Belisa Silva

Katie Reynolds

Color Cosmetics

Happy Days at The Powder Room

Doo-wop is all the rage in edgy East London. The Powder Room, a Fifties-inspired boutique and beauty parlour, aims to attract cool cats.

clock March 13, 2009Brid Costello

Uslu Airlines is giving nail polish a new spin.

Products

Uslu Airlines’ Vinyl Shine Nail Polish

Uslu Airlines, the Berlin-based brand best known for its airbrush makeup system, is giving nail polish a new spin.

clock March 13, 2009Susan Stone

Thermal technology, customizable volume and a shoe-inspired formula dominate the newest mascara offerings.

Color Cosmetics

Modern Classics: New Hair and Makeup Superstars

New products for hair and face take time-honored categories into uncharted territory.

clock March 13, 2009Belisa Silva

Muse and model Erin O’Connor.

Fragrance

Last Call With Stephen Jones

A true millinery maestro, Stephen Jones’ creations are worn by stylish women and on the catwalks of designers such as Dior, John Galliano and Marc Jacobs.

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Beauty Features

Resources to Help You Buy, Buy, Buy

Looking for the loot? Here is your where-to-buy guide for every product featured in this issue of Beauty Biz.

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Cutting-edge research is transforming the way scientists approach skin care and the aging process.

Skin Care

Coming of Age: Skin Care Research and Aging

Cutting-edge research is transforming the way scientists approach skin care and the aging process.

clock March 13, 2009Jennifer Laing

Estée Lauder Time Zone Line and Wrinkle Reducing Creme.

Products

Super Skin Creams

Ten state-of-the-art potions packed with sophisticated ingredients to maintain healthy skin.

clock March 13, 2009Jennifer Laing

Beauty Collection

Beauty Features

The Beauty Best-Seller List

In tough times, retailers are more eager than ever for killer products that catch a consumer’s eye and differentiate their assortment from their competitors.

clock March 13, 2009Brid Costello and Jennifer Weil and Koji Hirano and Rachel Brown and Susan Stone and Gillian Koenig and Suzanne Harrison

Mecca Cosmetica

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Mecca Cosmetica, Australia and New Zealand

With a rigorously edited selection of high-end niche offerings, Mecca Cosmetica has become a haven for beauty mavens down under.

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Harvey Nichols

Fragrance

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Harvey Nichols, U.K.

Known to locals as Harvey Nicks, the fashion and beauty emporium is a Mecca for London hipsters as well as ladies who lunch.

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Departmentstore Quartier 206

Fragrance

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Departmentstore Quartier 206, Berlin

One of Berlin’s most luxurious shopping addresses, Quartier 206 is known for being fashion-forward.

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Beauty 360

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Beauty 360, U.S.

CVS Pharmacy made a bold foray into the prestige world last year with Beauty 360, bringing highly sought after prestige and niche brands to the masses.

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Liberty of London

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Liberty of London, U.K.

From its mock-Tudor exterior to the quirky merchandise lining its shelves, Liberty is about as distinctive as a retailer can get.

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Joyce Beauty

Fragrance

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Joyce Beauty, Hong Kong

A leading luxury department store, Joyce’s beauty sections have a high-end and niche focus and are situated in the major shopping districts of Central.

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Beauty Collection

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Beauty Collection, Los Angeles

Based in Van Nuys, CA, Beauty Collection’s three stores carry a varied assortment of skin care, hair care, cosmetics, tools, bath and body, and interior goods.

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Bloomingdale's

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Bloomingdale’s, U.S.

The store that put retail entertainment on the map, Bloomingdale’s continues to attract with its energetic approach to beauty.

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Marrionnaud Parfumeries

Fragrance

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Marrionaud Parfumeries, France

The French perfumery chain, owned by China’s A.S. Watson, is out to lure the young demographic this spring.

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Isetan

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Isetan, Tokyo

This leading department store is a trendsetter in beauty. Located in Shinjuku, Isetan is known for wrangling exclusive product launches.

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Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, U.S.

A veritable healthy lifestyle center, Pharmaca integrates the latest scientific remedies with alternative solutions.

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Sephora

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Sephora, France

With its decorative motif and beauty products alphabetically arranged in an open-sell format, Sephora has become a staple for beauty buffs.

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Henri Bendel

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Henri Bendel, New York

Henri Bendel has long housed one of the best curated selections of artisanal, niche and start-up brands in the business.

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Space NK

Color Cosmetics

The Beauty Best-Seller List: Space NK, U.S. and U.K.

Space NK’s eclectic assortment of brands have been a hit in the U.K. for 15 years.

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