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  • Mr. Clean Is Eligible for an AARP Card

    Even at 50, Mr. Clean is looking as good as ever. The legendary bald-headed icon has held a place in America’s hearts, while the brand often been ahead of the curve, developing innovative products that speak to the public’s needs. From t…
    11.17.08

  • Chemistry Majors Design Fragrance

    GiGi Stone—a company founded by best friends and fellow chemistry majors at North Carolina A&T State University—unveiled its first fine fragrance, Ivy & Pearls eau de parfum, at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority National Convention i…
    11.17.08

  • The Body Shop Protects Animals

    The Body Shop in the U.S. and Canada recently partnered with The World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) to improve the lives of animals worldwide via the Make Yourself Beautiful campaign. The Body Shop asked the public to sign a petition…
    11.17.08

  • Tom's of Maine Challenges Consumers to Join Natural Challenge

    Last month, Tom’s of Maine asked consumers to join in the Natural Challenge, a national program created for people who want to support their health and wellness with natural oral and body care products but have hesitated to try them because the…
    11.17.08

  • All About Lipstick and Brickfish

    YSL Beauté and Brickfish are searching for consumer-designed, gallery-worthy YSL Rouge Volupté lipstick-inspired pieces of art. An expert panel from YSL Beauté will select their favorite, and the winner will receive a trip to New…
    11.17.08

  • Whitney Port Signs on with Skintimate

    Skintimate has joined forces with Whitney Port, a TV personality and up-and-coming Los Angeles fashion designer, to launch a microsite that serves as a resource for everyday beauty and shaving advice. At www.skintimatetips.com, first-time shavers can…
    11.17.08

  • J&J Reformulates Listerine Agent Cool Blue

    Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products has reformulated Listerine Agent Cool Blue, its pre-brush mouthrinse that helps children brush better for a cleaner, brighter smile. The unique, alcohol-free formulation temporarily tints kids teeth blue so…
    11.17.08

  • Rocca Skin Care Debuts

    Rocca skin care—a new line from the co-founder of DuWop Cosmetics—made its debut at specialty retailer Apothia at Fred Segal in Los Angeles. Created by Laura DeLuisa-LaRocca, the foundation of the collection is Cellular Gold Complex, made…
    11.17.08

  • Strahan and Utley Go to Bat for Unilever's Vaseline Men

    Former football pro Michael Strahan and baseball All-Star Chase Utley are the pitch men for Unilever’s new Vaseline Men line of body, face and hand lotions. Designed specifically for men, the line has a non-greasy formula that absorbs within 15…
    11.17.08

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    P&G’s Downy Total Care Is a Fashion-Forward Brand P&G aligns fabric care with fashion with the rollout of Total Care, a line of products that go beyond cleaning to soften and maintain the color and shape of fabric. As part of the l…
    11.07.08

  • Itís No Joke! DeGeneres Is the Newest Face of CoverGirl

    Ellen DeGeneres has become the newest CoverGirl. The actress, comedienne and Emmy award-winning talk show host will make her debut in advertisements slated to run in January. “Ellen is the quintessential CoverGirl. She is smart, confident, n…
    10.07.08

  • Casta Is the Face of Notorious

    Ralph Lauren Fragrances has picked French model and actress Laetitia Casta as the face of Notorious, its newest women’s fragrance, which hits U.S. shelves this month. “Laetitia’s glamour, daring and powerful femininity make her the…
    10.07.08

  • L'Orťal Raises Cancer Awareness

    Showcasing its long-running commitment to women’s women’s health and the fight against ovarian cancer, L’Oréal Paris is initiating several programs to raise awareness, educate women about the disease and its symptoms, and sup…
    10.07.08

  • Glowelle Makes Its Debut

    Food and beverage giant Nestlé has popped the cork on its new dietary supplement that protects and hydrates the inner and outer layers of the skin. Formulated with a proprietary blend of antioxidant vitamins, phyto-nutrients, botanicals and f…
    10.07.08

  • Dove's Definition of Beauty

    Dove has partnered with “The Women” to inspire and educate them about a wider definition of beauty. In addition, the Unilever brand partnered with director Diane English to create “The Women Behind ‘The Women,’” a…
    10.07.08

  • Sara Lee Launches Endust Free

    New Endust Free dusting and cleaning spray is the first fragrance-free, hypo-allergenic dusting and cleaning product designed to reduce allergens on surfaces and in the air to help prevent allergic reactions. “We know consumers are concerned a…
    10.07.08

  • A New Scent from Kate Moss

    Velvet Hour, supermodel Kate Moss’ newest scent, is being billed as a mysterious, intriguing and rich woody floral. Created by Emilie Copperman of Symrise, the scent features top notes of blue pepper and freesia and cashmere incense, heart note…
    10.07.08

  • High Priced Skin Cream from La Prairie

    Luxury skin care company La Prairie has unveiled Cellular Cream Platinum Rare, a new anti-aging cream representing “the apex of science and luxury.” A 1.7-oz supply is $1,000. Platinum, the namesake ingredient and one of world’s mos…
    10.07.08

  • Presidential Nail Color

    With Election Day looming, is it possible that fashionable nail polish wearers can predict the winner of this year’s heated Presidential campaign? Zoya’s Nail Polish Poll has been launched to find out. Running through Oct. 31, voters who…
    10.07.08

  • Better than Laundry Detergent?

    Say goodbye to laundry detergent? Living Life Better, Littlestown, PA, has a new appliance which attaches to a standard washing machine to replace the need for detergent and hot water. The system works by injecting oxygen, peroxides and other gases i…
    10.07.08