Saturday, December 04, 2021

Day: September 9, 2021

Joanna Czech, Fashion’s Favorite Facialist, Launches Her Debut Skin-Care Line

Thirteen years ago, Joanna Czech left her celebrity-favorite spa in Manhattan’s Washington Heights neighborhood before moving to Dallas for love. When she decided to return to New York, in 2019, she initially thought the 400-square-foot penthouse space at The Webster would suffice. “If people even remember me,” she thought at the time, “one room will be enough.” It wasn’t. The current wait for an appointment with the Polish-born super-facialist is six months.

To be fair, Czech never really stopped coming to the city, even once she opened her eponymous flagship studio in Texas. “I would ship my machines from Dallas

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Can Shein Clean Up Its Image? | BoF Professional, News & Analysis

The Chinese fast fashion company Shein has grown into an e-commerce behemoth said to be worth as much as $15 billion with an annual revenue of at least $5 billion, all without doing much to craft a public image.

But on Sunday, Shein debuted its most high-profile marketing effort yet: a reality TV show. The Shein X 100K Challenge is a four-episode competition that follows 30 designers as they compete for $100,000 and the opportunity to fly to Los Angeles to stage a fashion show. Shein announced a roster of fashion’s emissaries to serve as judges, including celebrity stylist Law

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India jewellery ad starring trans model wins hearts

The beautiful bride in the ad

The Bhima jewellery ad has been viewed over two million times on social media

An advertisement for traditional Indian jewellery starring a transgender model is winning hearts in India.

The one-minute-40-second video charts the story of transition of a trans woman – an awkward teenager with facial hair and self-doubt who transforms into a beautiful confident bride.

With 22-year-old Meera Singhania Rehani in the lead, the video by Kerala-based jewellery house Bhima depicts the love and acceptance that the protagonist receives from her family – each milestone in her life is celebrated through the gold jewellery they gift her.

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Women’s Viagra-Like Sex Serum Coming To Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks And Nordstrom

After years of scientific research, Vella Bioscience has introduced a revolutionary pleasure serum that promises to increase the frequency, intensity and satisfaction of a woman’s orgasm.

Developed by a medical team, including Dr. Harin Padma-Nathan, the lead principal investigator for Viagra and Cialis, Vella works locally to relax the smooth muscle tissue and increase blood flow to enhance sexual arousal and orgasm in cis women.

Dr. Padma-Nathan is quick to say Vella is not Viagra for women, but from a layman’s – or more accurately, a laywoman’s – perspective, it

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