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Overview

Meet the new generation of indies who are energizing the beauty industry.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Tom Pecheux's makeup kit for Derek Lam.

Beauty Features

Tool Kit: What’s in Your Bag?

Here, top makeup, hair and nail stylists open their fashion week kits, revealing their preferred implements and how their gear reflects their identities.

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Chanel RTW Fall 2014

Human Resources

Girl of the Moment: Kendall Jenner

At the recent spring collections, all eyes were on the 18 year old.

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Pete Born

Beauty Features

Pete Unplugged: The Beat Goes On

WWD’s Pete Born meets a duo harnessing the energy of the music scene to create a hip new makeup brand.

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Beauty Features

Editor’s Letter: Beauty Trailblazers

When you gather about 30 of beauty’s most innovative entrepreneurs into one room, their reason for being there quickly becomes superfluous.

clock May 9, 2014Jenny B. Fine

The newest product trend to cross from Korea to Western shores is the sleep mask.

Products

Product Watch: Beauty Sleep

The newest product trend to cross from Korea to Western shores is the sleep mask.

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Jane Larkworthy and her pet poodle, Remy.

Human Resources

Style File: Fashion Queens

The W magazine beauty director’s dog Remy is becoming a social-media star.

clock May 9, 2014Jenny B. Fine

With buyer interest at an all time high, a slew of new factors are reshaping the beauty M&A landscape.

Financial

Let’s Make a Deal: The Beauty M&A Scene

Beauty companies and financial firms are in a buying mood.

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Janet Gurwitch and Marla Malcolm Beck.

Beauty Features

Growth Leaders: Marla Malcolm Beck and Janet Gurwitch

Fearless entrepreneurs and fast friends, the two women share a passion for envisioning the next generation of beauty.

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From left to right: Kiehl's Micro-Blur Skin Perfector, L'Oréal Paris Revitalift Moisture Blur, Dior Hydra Life Close-Up, Pixi Flawless & Poreless, Garnier 5 Sec Blur Skin Renew Instant Smoother

Products

Product Watch: Blur Creams

Beauty brands are blurring the lines between primers and BB creams.

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Day 1 Tom Ford at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Color Cosmetics

Look Book: Same Face, Different Place

In search of a new summer look, Jayme Cyk headed to four beauty emporiums to see how different makeup artists interpreted the request.

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42% have never Tweeted.

Beauty Features

By the Numbers: WWD Beauty CEO Summit Speakers’ Corner

Beauty Inc wanted to learn more about the men and women who will be sharing their insights at the WWD Beauty CEO Summit.

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Barbara Krikland, Executive Assistant to Pamela Baxter.

Human Resources

The Gatekeeper: Barbara Kirkland

Twenty-one years ago a temporary assignment as executive assistant led to a permanent relationship with Pamela Baxter.

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Petra Strand.

Human Resources

Creative Edge: Petra Strand

The makeup artist and founder of Pixi Beauty has channeled her passion for interior design into a thriving practice with private clients.

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Carlotta Jacobson, Ricardo Alvar and Lisa Kline.

Human Resources

Flashpoint: CEW Newsmaker Forum

Celebrating its 110th anniversary, Coty Prestige’s senior executive team shared insights on the company’s strategic direction and creative culture.

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Shopper: Linda Fischetti Date/Time: 3.19.2014, 12:21 p.m. Store: Macy's Location: 136-50 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing, N.Y.

Retail

Shopper Stalker: Macy’s

Jayme Cyk heads to Macy’s in Flushing, N.Y., where a large Asian population and slew of new brands are driving beauty sales.

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Frederick Bouchardy Founder and President of Joya, Co-Founder of Elements.

Beauty Features

Electric Beauty Companies

After a relatively quiet period on the entrepreneurial front, a new generation of Indie brands are infusing beauty with innovation and excitement.

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Marc Puig photographed at Barcelona's Palau de la Música concert hall during his company's centennial celebration.

Beauty Features

Reaching for the Heights: Marc Puig

Puig has transformed the fashion and fragrance giant into an international powerhouse with a growth rate that’s leaving its competitors in the dust.

clock May 9, 2014Jennifer Weil

Jessica Richards Julia Stringer Shen Beauty

Retail

Girl Scouts: Indie Boutique Owners Reveal Beauty Picks

Four indie beauty boutique owners reveal their favorite finds for fall.

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Jerry Lauren.

Human Resources

Flashpoint: Andrea Robinson’s Book Party

Friends gathered to celebrate her book Toss the Gloss: Beauty Tips, Tricks & Truths for Women 50+.

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Patricia Pao.

Human Resources

Entrepreneurial Edge: Patricia Pao

The beauty veteran launched the antiaging skin-care line Restorsea at Bergdorf Goodman in October 2012.

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Greg Ruggeri.

Beauty Features

Hair, Hair Everywhere: The International Beauty Show

We asked Salon Ruggeri owner Greg Ruggeri to check out the scene at the show.

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Leslie Blodgett.

Human Resources

Leslie Blodgett: What I Know Now

As she celebrates her 20th year with Bare Escentuals, Leslie Blodgett, the woman responsible for its phenomenal success, reflects on what it takes to win.

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Coppertone, Clarins, La Roche-posay, Supergoop!, L'Occitane, Hang Ten and Shiseido.

Products

Shelf Life: Sunscreen Grab

Sunscreen sprays, many of them oils, are red-hot this summer.

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Staying strong in the age of social-media domination.

Media

Social Studies: L’Oréal, Estée Lauder Go Head to Head

Tribe Dynamics monitored the top-five performing brands from each company for the first three months of 2014.

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Essentialist

Today's Must Read

The Outdoor Voices brands in the "center stage" at the Nordstrom flagship in Manhattan.

Business

Nordstrom Sees Sales and Earnings Decline

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Social Studies

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