M-A-C Cosmetics announces recipients of M-A-C Salutes award
LONDON M-A-C Cosmetics has announced that fashion makeup artists Sharon Dowsett and Charlotte Tilbury have been named this year’s recipients of the M-A-C Salutes award.
Gordon Espinet, VP Makeup Artistry, will present the award on Feb. 22 during London Fashion Week at The Hospital Club in London. A custom made piece of jewelry with a personal inscription will be presented to each artist. The event also marks the start of a year of activities to celebrate 25 years of British Fashion that will be kicking off during this season’s London Fashion Week.
M-A-C Salutes was created to acknowledge outstanding makeup artistry and to celebrate M-A-C’s professional heritage.
American Airlines to provide amenity kits featuring Burt’s Bees products
FORT WORTH, Texas Select customers traveling on American Airline’s International Flagship Service will begin to see refreshed amenity kits that will include some new items such as Burt’s Bees natural personal care products.
“We consistently seek to align our product and service offerings with what our customers value so that we can provide a better overall travel experience,” stated Lauri Curtis, VP, Onboard Service. “The redesigned amenity kit, thanks to input from our customers and flight attendants, includes premium products our customers value, like Burt’s Bees, which more closely meet their needs.”
According to the airlines, travelers in select markets will now begin to see the new kits, with the roll out continuing in the coming weeks. American is providing larger-sized cosmetic products, including Burt’s Bees Naturally Nourishing Milk & Honey Body Lotion, Burt’s Bees Beeswax Lip Balm, Colgate toothpaste, a toothbrush with a re-sealable cap, thicker plush socks and larger eyeshades.
The redesigned kits will replace the current amenity kit, which American’s customers have received since June 2007.
P&G unveils Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion hair care line
CINCINNATI Looking to leverage the popularity of natural or nature-inspired personal care products, P&G Beauty’s Pantene brand has developed the new Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion line for hair.
Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion has two collections: Moisture Balance and Smooth Vitality shampoos and conditioners.
The Moisture Balance collection is ideal for women with thick, dry hair and is formulated with a blend of cassia, calendula, ginger and aloe vera extracts to moisturize hair.
The Smooth Vitality collection is formulated with a blend of cassia, avocado, bamboo and grape seed extracts. This collection has three products: shampoo, conditioner and a leave-in treatment to help transform frizzy hair while strengthening against damage. The leave-in Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion Smoothing Creme rounds out the three-step regime.
The products, which are available beginning this month, have a suggested retail price of $3.99 for the Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion shampoos and conditioners. The Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion treatment has a suggested retail price of $5.99.