A Fresh Look for Modern-Day Salons

L’Oréal Paris selected the recently opened Suite Reyad as one of the settings to shoot scenes of Julianne Moore for a new campaign. That helped validate the vision Suite Reyad’s owner, Reyad Fritas, has for ushering in a new type of salon. Fritas, a former colorist and artistic director at Frédéric Fekkai, opened his own salon late last year in Manhattan’s […]

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Prestige Fragrance Sales Increase During Holiday Season

During its most important selling period, prestige fragrances are experiencing an increase in sales for the holiday season. In a report released by the NPD Group, sales for prestige fragrances increased 8 percent year-to-date through October. This year, fragrances have generated $2.7 billion in sales, growing at a faster rate than the previous year. The report indicates the fragrance market […]

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Uncork the Champagne: Cuvée Beauty Has a New Look

Rachel Katzman wants to start the new year proving the merits of her Champagne-infused hair-care line, Cuvée Beauty. While Katzman discovered the benefits of bubbly on tresses after she was doused with Champagne on her 21st birthday, the now-26-year-old invested in clinical studies to validate her instincts. In particular, Katzman wanted to prove that her Cuvée Complex — a cocktail […]

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Cosmetics: New Skin Care Trends

Verwöhnprogramm für the skin: Why we now see black, in jars and tubes on a treasure hunt k&ouml go;can and active ingredients drink instead of creams In the facial care hit: Trendsetter schwören is now on active carbon Üyou berblicken all of the current Beauty Trends? If you find that the terms Glass Skin, active carbon, eyelash Booster, High Definition […]

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The Smell Test: Gabrielle Chanel

The Score: 4.2 The Verdict: Chanel’s first new fragrance pillar in 15 years, meant as a Millennial answer to No. 5, failed to fully impress our panel of exacting judges. While the scent was immediately recognized for its luxurious blend of ingredients—or, as one judge put it, for smelling “like money” and a few found it “elegant” and “delicate”—the general […]

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Beachwaver Adds Full Hair-Care Range

Sarah Potempa, celebrity hairstylist and inventor of The Beachwaver Co. proved wrong the naysayers who said her rotating curling iron couldn’t compete against titans of the large hot tools corporations. Undaunted, she and her sister Erin Potempa Wall charged ahead launching the Beachwaver, which frequently sells out on QVC, sits at the top 10 of prestige best-sellers on Amazon (according to […]

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EltaMD Just Launched a New Sunscreen for Sensitive Skin, and My Sandpaper-Dry Skin Loves It

Beauty editors aren't the only ones who rave about EltaMD's UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46. Derms and aestheticians both sing its skin-protecting, redness-reducing praises on the regular — so much so that it can be challenging to find a sunscreen-related story on this site that doesn't mention the sacred UV shield. It's simply that good. So, you can imagine the […]

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