Beauty Guru: The Experience of Fragrance

The fragrance industry is thriving. Every year it churns out a multitude of products from designer labels, celebrity and lifestyle brands and traditional perfume houses. Although the art of perfumery…

Beauty Guru: Autumn/Winter ’12

Beauty took a strong new direction at the autumn/winter ‘12 international ready-to-wear collections. Bold, graphic statements eclipsed or enhanced the ever-present minimalist trend that has reigned supreme over the past…

Beauty Guru: Collaborative Beauty

Co-branded collaborations have proven to be an effective way to energize the retail industry. Merging the right combination of products and personalities elevates an existing brand profile and ultimately has…

Beauty Guru: Valentine’s Day Gifts

Nothing expresses the beauty and experience of romance the way that Valentine’s Day does. This rather unique holiday is the perfect opportunity to give a wonderful, if not slightly frivolous,…

Beauty Guru: Dry Skin Care

Dry skin plagues most of us during the harsh winter months. Extreme weather conditions combined with the dehydrating indoor environments can wreak havoc on the skin, from head to toe.…

Beauty Guru: More Anti-Aging

Following the positive response to our recent coverage of groundbreaking anti-aging formulations, we’ve decided to continue our exploration of this innovative and highly specialized beauty category. Each of the following…

Beauty Guru: Anti-Aging Beauty

Fueled by advancements in medical science and technology, the cosmetics industry has seen some rather significant anti-aging products over the last decade. While many pioneering brands have maintained a presence…

Beauty Guru: Tango Tangerine 2012

Pantone’s official color for 2012, “Tango Tangerine,” is a much brighter and more cheerful shade of orange than last year’s reigning “Honeysuckle,” but its coronation confirms that the vibrant hue—already…

Beauty Guru: The Ultimate Gifts of Beauty

Everyone appreciates a gift of beauty. And with the holidays rapidly approaching, it’s time to start picking up the perfect presents for your friends and family. For this issue of…

Beauty Guru: The Literary World of Beauty

In this issue of Beauty Guru, we turn our focus to five extremely relevant books from some of beauty and fashion’s top influencers. Highly informative, inspirational and perfectly timed for…