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Swarovski Enters Fragrance World With New Scent
The crystal maker is making its fragrance debut with "Aura by Swarovski", due out this spring. The inspiration behind the scent was "all the grace and the magnetism of light" and to "create liquid crystal". Ancillaries include three "makeup jewels," which are crystal-studded pendants containing glosses for the lip, face, and body. - Via WWD

Kinerase To Launch New Mass Market Line
The skincare brand will soon offer a lower-priced product line called Dr. LeWinn by Kinerase, which is slated to enter selected Wal-Mart and Walgreens stores in February. The goal is to bring advanced skin care formulations to the masses "not only from a dermatology perspective but a plastic-surgery perspective." - Via WWD

Zoë Kravitz's New Vera Wang Preppy Princess Ad
The actress' latest ad campaign for the fragrance has "a preppy funk vibe." Zoe stated that "The whole idea of the campaign is downtown meets uptown. The scent itself has jasmine-y smells with honey, so it's a little bit of a bohemian thing with a sweet, uptown smell." - Via Bella Sugar Australia

La Prairie Releases Product To "Boost" Skin Repair
The beauty brand will release an antiaging treatment that enhances the natural cellular renewal cycle at the beginning of next month. It's meant to be used with one's regular beauty regime and, when twisted, the formulation begins to turn a lilac hue - a process called the "accelerant activation." - Via WWD

Katy Perry's Recent "Cleopatra-esque" Photo
The pop star posted a photo on Facebook for her latest single release "E.T." from the album Teenage Dream. She sports a new look featuring blunt, black bangs and a winged-out cat eye. - Via Bella Sugar Australia

Confirmation For Future Gucci Color Cosmetics Collection
The Italian fashion empire is set to broaden its fragrance brand into a full beauty house. It was announced today they have inked a renewal of their current licensing agreement and their extended license now will encompass the entire beauty category. - Via WWD

Gwyneth Paltrow's Gets Her Beauty Products From The Pharmamcy
The 38-year-old Country Strong star admitted in the latest GOOP newsletter that she loves the products that they stock in French pharmacies. She listed some of her favorite items, like Avene Eau Thermale Water Spray, which is a "quick refresher on a hot day." - Via Monsters and Critics