Shiseido Makeup’s New Face
Chinese model Sui He has been named the new face of Shiseido Makeup for the brand’s global Spring 2013 campaign. Shiseido artistic director Dick Page, alongside company execs, hand-selected He, who has become a runway standout in recent years in New York, London, Paris and Milan.
“Sui He embodies Shiseido’s holistic sense of beauty,” stated Hiroshi Maruyama, Shiseido’s general manager of international marketing. Added Page: “She wears her beauty lightly.”
McNamara Pledges to Children’s Action Network
Miracle Skin Transformer founder Sarah McNamara has pledged to donate $5.00 from every sale of her just-launched Lip Rewind Love to the Children’s Action Network, a national non-profit founded by Kate Capshaw, Steven Spielberg and Henry Winkler that raises awareness and creates programs for foster children.
The lip product is just one of Miracle Skin Transformer’s 7 SKUs. Three more products will hit Sephora and Nordstrom doors nationwide this fall with a UK launch of the brand slated for winter.
WFFC Explores India
Women in Flavor & Fragrance Commerce (WFFC) will host a seminar entitled “India 360—An Exploration of India’s Raw Material Resources and Market” on October 24 at the Saddle Brook Marriott.
The fall seminar will focus on India as a vital supply source for the flavor and fragrance industry as well as a burgeoning consumer market. Four presentations featuring industry notables will be followed by an Indian-themed lunch.
Jacques Joins Takasago
Frederic Jacques has joined Takasago as vice president, fine fragrances. In his new position, Jacques will re-deploy the fine fragrances division for Takasago in the U.S., reporting to Luc Malfait, president of Takasago Europe Perfumery Laboratory.
His hiring reflects the company’s commitment to fine fragrances here with the objective of aligning the U.S. initiative to the company’s Paris offices and solidifying Takasago’s identity as the go-to creative boutique fragrance house.