Category: Skin & Body Care

Polo Player and Model Nacho Figueras to Launch Fragrance Collection

Argentinian polo player, charity ambassador and model Nacho Figueras is launching his first luxury fragrance line, the Ignacio Figueras Collection, exclusively at Bergdorf Goodman on Dec. 11. The six-scent collection is influenced by Figueras’ polo career and the scents are named after international polo tournament destinations — Buenos Aires, Figueras’ home city; Palm Beach, Fla.;

Versace Introduces High-end Fragrance Line

MILAN — As luxury consumers develop an increasing appetite for niche scents, which better meet their demands of exclusivity and customization, fashion brands have been adjusting their offer by flanking their perfumery collections with separate, high-end fragrance lines. To wit, mirroring the custom-made spirit of its haute couture fashion collections, Versace has launched the Atelier Versace

EXCLUSIVE: Thom Browne Launching First Fragrances

SIX SCENTS: Thom Browne is dipping into the world of fragrance for the first time, with a collection of six scents, due out in October. “I wanted to create a collection of timeless and iconic fragrances for both men and women…a very personal collection with its central core being vetiver,” the designer told WWD, describing

Rebecca Minkoff Is Launching Beauty

Designer Rebecca Minkoff is launching beauty, after signing a licensing deal with The Premiere Group. As part of the deal, Minkoff's first fragrance is expected to launch in fall 2020, according to The Premiere Group. Minkoff's empire already includes handbags, accessories, footwear, apparel, eyewear, luggage, tech accessories and swimwear. While the plan is for Minkoff

EXCLUSIVE: Lancôme Poised to Release Idôle Scent

PARIS — Lancôme’s new scent Idôle has a fairly grand ambition: It's meant to distill the ethos of women today. Executives at the L’Oréal-owned brand noted societal shifts among company employees and consumers, which inspired the project. Françoise Lehmann, general manager of Lancôme International, referred to a new generation that’s “in the midst of reshuffling

Amazon Implements L’Oréal’s ModiFace Virtual Makeup Try-ons

PARIS — ModiFace is providing its artificial intelligence-powered technology for Amazon’s first virtual cosmetics try-ons. L’Oréal, which acquired the provider of augmented reality and artificial intelligence for the beauty industry in 2018, said Tuesday that Amazon customers in the U.S. and Japan can now use the front-facing camera on their mobile phones to digitally try

The Ordinary to Launch at Ulta Beauty

Deciem's best-known brand, The Ordinary, is gearing up to launch at Ulta Beauty. The Ordinary is launching 26 stockkeeping units, including AHA 30% BHA 2% Peeling Solution, $7.20; Squalane Cleanser, $7.90, and 100% Cold-Pressed Virgin Marula Oil, $9.90, online with Ulta on July 1. The products will hit 400 Ulta doors Aug. 5, according to

One Ocean Beauty Debuts on Net-a-porter With Clean Body Care

Net-a-porter will be helping One Ocean Beauty encourage consumers to spread the word about clean beauty. The beauty brand, which uses active marine ingredients, will be launching exclusively on the luxury e-tailer’s site on April 22. Launched last year, the brand is already making waves in the beauty market for being completely sustainable while achieving

When the CBD Hits at Ulta

CBD has arrived at Ulta Beauty. Cannuka, a one-year-old brand that makes skin-care products formulated with CBD and manuka honey, is set to roll out to all Ulta doors and the retailer's web site this week. Ulta will carry all five of Cannuka's sku’s, including the CBD Calming Eye Balm, Nourishing Body Cream, Healing Skin

Waxon Raises the Bar for Gender-Neutral Hair Removal

TORONTO — The pursuit of silky-smooth, hair-free skin has long been called a no pain, no gain operation. And it usually plays out something like this. Client gets waxed. They cry. Client gets laser treatments. They cry. Then the bill arrives from that upscale spa or medical-grade clinic. Client cries again. Lexi Miles, founder and

FRÉ Delivers Skin-care Solutions for the Active Set

Beauty products designed to work while users sweat it out in the gym continue to gain traction. With more people posting exercise workouts on social media, the need to keep skin looking fit is just as important as flexing muscles. Mintel identifies the ath-leisure beauty segment as a growth opportunity for the next year. But