Beauty Buzz: Jimmy Choo's New Scent, Stocking Stuffers, and More

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Jimmy Choo's new fragrance

Daisy Fuentes’s sixth fragrance, Mysterio, is set to launch February 2011. Sold exclusively at Kohl’s, it is “sexy, mysterious ... so it is a little more nighttime,” Fuentes said at an event celebrating the new scent. “It’s a warm, sophisticated oriental musk, in keeping with that sexy positioning.”

Brazilian Blowout is battling legal investigations targeting whether its formulas contain formaldehyde. If the formulas are proven unsafe, it could cost the salon industry tens of millions of dollars in revenue.

Tamara Mellon, founder and chief creative officer of luxury shoe powerhouse Jimmy Choo, decided to celebrate Choo’s 15-year anniversary with a signature scent. The fragrance will be packaged in 3.3-ounce python-print bottles and sell for $95 at Saks Fifth Avenue starting January 15.

Our friends at Refinery29 scoured the beauty shelves in search of the best products for last-minute stocking stuffers. From soothing lotions to chic gloss sets, these picks look luxe but won't break the bank.

Black Swan makeup artists Judy Chin and Margie Durand reveal the secrets behind Natalie Portman’s alluring ballerina beauty look from the hit thriller. Follow their steps for the perfect dramatic dark eyes, porcelain skin, and bloodred lips.
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New York City’s top hairstylists share tips on keeping hair looking healthy and shiny through the harsh, cold weather.
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