AHEAD FOR DVF
• The latest addition to Diane
von Furstenberg’s fragrance collection is Sunny Diane ($55), a
fresh, effervescent take on the famous fashion designer’s signature
fragrance. The scent is a playful
mélange of mandarin, frangipani
and driftwood. Sparkling top
notes give way to the citrus accords of mandarin and the elegant aroma of sun-drenched
frangipani blossoms accented
with a faint hint of violet. The dry
down of driftwood mingles with
a splash of musk for a subtle, yet
The fragrance debuted at Sephora on July 1 and will be on
sale in Bloomingdales on Aug. 1.
More info: www.dvf.com
Sunny Diane is new for summer.
Sun Care for Jimmy Buffet Fans
If you like cheeseburgers in paradise, you’ll love this new sun care line.
• Parrot Heads have new option when it comes to sun protection,
thanks to a new alliance between Sun and Skin Care Research,
LLC and Margaritaville.
New Parrot Head Advanced Sun Care contains a proprietary
moisturizing base called Aloe Hydrating Complex, which contains vitamins and other natural ingredients including olive
squalane, borage, hemp, brazil nut, avocado, calendula, chamomile, comfrey and carrot. Together, these ingredients work to
enhance skin’s elasticity and moisture retention, protect against
oxidative stress, and have anti-aging properties as well.
The Original Margaritaville store in Key West Florida was the
first store to display the new product line. It is currently rolling
out the to other retail stores in the Caribbean, Florida and the
South East and Margaritaville destinations across the US.
A full-scale launch is planned in January of 2013, according to
Sun and Skin Care Research.
More info: www.margaritaville.com
Avene Debuts High Protection
Tinted Compact SPF 50
Makeup with skin care benefits.
• Sensitive skin care brand Avene combined mineral makeup
with a broad-spectrum sun protection in its new High Protection
Tinted Compact SPF 50 ($29). The facial foundation is formulated
with 100% mineral sunscreen and patented pre-tocopheryl for
powerful antioxidant and non-irritating sun protection in one
easy-to-use compact that leaves a natural finish, according to the
company. The product is also water resistant, hypoallergenic and
non-comedogenic. It is available in two shades: beige and honey.
More info: www.aveneusa.com
Molton Brown Expands into Hair Care
• With a focus on targeted benefits and unique formulations,
This collection features exotically sourced
Molton Brown’s hair care collection allows customers to find
a solution for every hair concern, according to the company.
Blended with exotically sourced ingredients including arctic
cloudberry, papyrus reed and mer-rouge seaweed, Molton Brown
has scoured the globe to create this comprehensive collection.
Each bottle is packaged with a premium, soft touch finish, while
the vibrant color scheme represents the range of cleansing and
conditioning categories. Molton Brown Shampoo & Conditioner