Snap and send back? A surprising # of Brits are buying clothes ‘for the hashtag moment’ and then returning for refund?; Jewelry industry grappling w/real impact of lab-grown diamonds; Banana officially having moment in skincare; Natural deodorants – pass the summer stink test?; The fabulous costumes of Crazy Rich Asians (Dolce, Valentino and others); A reality check for Macy’s; Hot burning hair.
Tiffany & Co. maps multi-year renovation of its vital flagship store; Walmart teams up w/Ellen DeGeneres to launch denim-based fashion line; Handbag sales help carry Coach brand back to ‘full health’; Brazilian butt lifts and…mortality?!?!; The ultimate bridal accessory (Lady Gaga-approved); A primer on red light therapy (how it works/why you should try it); Sylvester Stallone’s million-dollar watch.
There’s now a “Museum of Ice Cream” for makeup?; Serena Williams plans to wear $500 designer dress – w/tutu – to US Open; Lee and Wrangler jeans get boot as VF Corp moves to Denver; Curved nail prompts lung cancer diagnosis??; Vogue’s lame September issue (FYI, Keller); Puma x Polaroid sneakers; Chrissy Teigen’s $$ headbands.
Your love of acrylic and gel nails could be harming your…skin?; Beauty startup launches skincare made from pure silk; Iconic Adidas Stan Smith gets luxury makeover; A fashion exhibit that lets you try on/buy works on display?; Changes to Sephora’s Beauty Insider Program; Gucci’s new bejeweled sneakers–for $1600; Dolled-up mugshot.
Are retail stores now museums too? A new beauty shop charges you to enter; Levi’s takes denim customization to whole new level – can now make your dream pair of ‘vintage’ 501 jeans in minutes while you wait; Beards are back…and they’re trimming Gillette sales; Granny panties – next big underwear trend?; Sephora, Ulta, and the battle for the $56 billion U.S. beauty retail market; A guide to makeup expiration dates [and how often you should be replacing your toiletries, Jen!]; The Instagram account unearthing Amazon’s best-kept fashion secrets; Hybrid bikini-bodycon dress.
Walmart launching Everlane-like clothing brand???; Katie Couric shares makeup-free selfie to fight ‘Snapchat Dysmorphia’ trend; Virginia woman sues JCPenney salon for $4.5 million for ‘horribly bad’ scalp bleach burns; Marchesa — set for comeback?; What to know about gua sha, the old-school crystal skin tools taking over Instagram; Why Prada can charge $1,700 for a banana bowling shirt; The sunscreen that won’t mess up your makeup or show up in photos; Gwyneth Paltrow’s nightly skin routine; Instagram’s favorite face mask.
Live bacteria could be game-changing remedy for eczema?; H&M launches new fragrance collection w/Swiss perfume house; Anna Wintour responds to rumors she’s about to retire as Editor of Vogue by saying she will not respond; ‘Tan Mom’ going to release an album??; The ‘facial selfie’ is officially a…thing.
People are getting plastic surgery to look like Snapchat filters????; Allbirds launches flip flops made from sustainable Brazilian sugarcane; Well-heeled ladies turn attention from their faces to their…hands; Lighter lips – new trend?; The makeup bag snafu that caused an entire airport terminal to shut down (at an estimated cost of $1.2 million); Watermelon beauty products – latest summer craze; Fashionable lunchboxes (pixels, sequins, and more); Fruit-scented sandals.
Heidi Klum gets Naked Brand into CVS, sends stock soaring; Kate Spade’s husband pays tribute to late designer as he opens up about ‘difficult time’; Liza Minnelli’s false eyelashes go up for auction; A Tiffany & Co. vending machine now exists??; How this 32-year-old Shark Tank reject got her lipsticks on shelves at Target; Why ‘beauty sleep’ is real; J-Lo’s sky-high Versace boots that look like jeans; The newest beauty treatment you can…drink.
QVC turns to Facebook Live to boost its beauty category; Ralph Lauren vows to stop using mohair in all garments; Lawsuit reveals alleged harsh reality of modeling industry; Why one of the hottest plastic surgery procedures – Brazilian butt lift! – is also the deadliest; Where fashion’s top designers dream of vacationing; Urban Outfitters x Laura Ashley collaboration?; The woman who has spent millions making her entire life…pink!