Friday, October 21, 2016 at 5:00pm
Female empowerment was the overarching theme at this year’s CEW Achiever Awards luncheon. Held at the Waldorf Astoria this Friday, the luncheon recognized seven women executives and their achievements in the beauty industry. Alex Keith, president of global skin and personal... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 3:48pm
Model-actress-artist-writer Kota Eberhardt keeps a keen eye on the creative life, dividing her time in six-months stays between downtown Los Angeles, New York’s SoHo neighborhood and Shibuya, Japan. Now that her first film role, in “The Loner,” made its debut at the Tribeca... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 3:45pm
The Estée Lauder Cos. is betting big on makeup. And it’s costing them plenty. Upwards of $230 million, according to industry sources, for the acquisition of Becca Cosmetics, which is expecting $80 million in net sales for 2016, according to sources. One estimate, from Barclays... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 3:14pm
An ostrich egg covered in mosaic and white gold. A pink poster with black lettering that read, “AM I A MULTIPLE. I AM A MULTIPLE.” A charcoal rendering of a nocturnal moon. These were some of the art donations up for silent auction at The New York Stem Cell Foundation’s annual... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 3:02pm
It is a rather unheard of claim for any new downtown restaurant to boast clientele leaving feeling “peaceful” — but then again, New York has never had a fully ayurvedic restaurant before. Divya’s Kitchen, open now in the East Village, aims to bring a wellness approach to New... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 1:31pm
SCOTTISH HONORS: A slew of designers and brands have earned high Scottish fashion distinctions at the 11th edition of the yearly awards ceremony held at the Rosewood London on Friday. Glaswegian designer Charles Jeffrey won Young Designer of the Year award while Burberry’s new... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 12:48pm
Anicka Yi left the Guggenheim Museum Thursday night as this year’s winner go the Hugo Boss award. Besieged by friends with outstretched arms, Yi described her own reaction as “sheer elation and surprise. I don’t think I can calculate it to one moment.” The conceptual artist who... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11:33am
It was theatrics, interior details rich in history and a garden fitting of a storybook fairytale that was the backdrop for Los Angeles brand Co’s dinner celebration. A group of some 50 guests were invited to designer and artist Tony Duquette’s former home Dawnridge Estate in... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11:06am
LONDON — Eisenberg Paris, the Monaco-based luxury beauty brand, is entering the U.K. market for the first time with an exclusive launch at Urban Retreat, Harrods’ beauty and hair salon. Harrods and Urban Retreat were in line with the brand’s luxury positioning, given the salon’... read more
Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11:01am
In the beauty industry, it pays to copy your peers. The popularity and scarcity of Kylie Cosmetics’ Lip Kits have spurred competitors to identify dupes in their existing assortments or develop them for the Kylie Jenner-led brand’s matte liquid lipsticks — and for good reason.... read more