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Australian actress Cate Blanchett has been confirmed as the new face of Giorgio Armani Parfums, a division of L’Oréal Luxe. For More
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Photographer and reality TV star Nigel Barker has been bitten by the beauty bug. Along with his makeup artist wife of 14 years, Cristen, Barker will launch two comprehensive beauty lines, Beauty Equation and BE Cosmetics into prestige and mass distribution, respectively.
According to the Barkers, the ranges, which were developed with Canadian manufacturer and distributor Orchard International, are designed to make women “camera ready” with both skin-care and cosmetics offerings. “We come from reality TV and that behind-the-scenes part of the business,” said Barker. “Most of the time that side of the story is not shared.” For More
[above: Cristen and Nigel Barker. Courtesy Photo]
For days, teasers proliferated the Facebook page and Twitter of leading Philippine department store chain SM, asking “Guess Who’d Love to Shop at The SM Store Aura?” It turned out to be Sarah Jessica Parker, who left her punk princess mohawk in New York and arrived two days ago in Manila, make-up free and dressed casually for the tropical weather.
She came as guest of honor and the global face of The SM Store Aura, a new next-generation premium retail concept from the country’s mall development giant, SM Prime. For More
Now that he’s retiring as a professional soccer player, might David Beckham get more of his kicks from clothes and beauty products?
A source close to the Englishman alluded to more potential involvement in fashion, saying, “Over the next year, we will see his business grow and expand. The sky is the limit, really, in terms of what he can do globally. Just look at what Victoria [Beckham] has done.” For More
M.Patmos’ viscose knit dress; Juan Carlos Obando necklace.