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fruit, okra, wild rose, sophora root and angelica root. Future Solution LX is also infused with the delicate fragrance of Japanese flowers, including plum and cherry blossom. “Future Solution LX is for anyone concerned with fine lines. It gives a bit of brightness to the skin,” says Sara Peyrani, Shiseido Counter Manager. Ultimate Regenerating Serum in a 1-oz. size sells for $225.00; Extra Rich Cleansing Foam, $55.00 for 125 ml; Concentrated Balancing Softener, 150 ml for $90.00; Daytime Protective Cream with SPF 15, 1.7 oz., $240.00; Total Regenerating Cream for Night, 1.7 oz., $260.00; and Eye and Lip Contour Regenerating Cream, 15 ml for $130.00. Shiseido sales for that one day totaled $9,100.00. A giant floor display of Dot by Marc Jacobs
Stefania Rodriguez, Beauty Consultant, displays Miss Dior, a popular fragrance for autumn shoppers buying for the holidays.
At the Dior counter, the Miss Dior fragrance gift sets were selling rapidly. The beautifully white-wrapped package included a full-size 1.7-oz. Miss Dior Eau de Parfum Spray, a 1.7-oz. Body Lotion and a makeup bag ($86.00). Dior’s new foundation also attracted customers. The 1-oz. Diorskin Nude Skin-Glowing Makeup SPF 15 was designed to re-create the look of naturally flawless, bare skin. Available in 16 shades, it sells for $48.00. In fragrances, new perfumes were selling well. Macy’s/ Memorial City is the only Macy’s in Houston that sells Flowerbomb, the first fragrance by Viktor & Rolf, an opulent and full-bodied floral explosion. Flowerbomb is a
Macy’s/Memorial City is the only Macy’s in Houston that carries Flowerbomb by Victor & Rolf, shown by Cheryl Deuell, Fragrance Consultant.
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floral gourmand oriental with notes of sambac jasmine, centifolia rose, cattleya orchid, ballerina freesia, vanilla and patchouli. A gift set of the 1.7-oz. Eau de Parfum Spray, an Eau de Parfum Rollerball and a 1.7- oz. Bomblicious Body Lotion sells for $118.00. Fragrance Consultant Cheryl Deuell said the Bomblicious Voluptuous Body Cream was selling well. “It’s a great gift for Christmas,” she said. The 6.7-oz. cream sells for $90.00. Dot by Marc Jacobs was showcased in a bright display with a giant ladybug. A gift set of a 1.7-oz. Eau de Parfum, a 2.5-oz. Shower Gel and a 2.5-oz. Body Lotion sold for $72.00. Another Dot gift set combined a 3.4-oz. Eau de Parfum and a 5.1-oz. Body Lotion for $92.00.
Fragrance Consultant Mahreen Mazhar shows Daisy, a fresh and feminine fragrance by Marc Jacobs, to a client.
The three-day Beauty Scene at Macy’s/Memorial City was a fabulous way for customers to try new products, learn how to make the fall looks work for them and update their beauty routine. Whether it was an edgy look, bold brows or a classic look, there was something for everyone. BF 55
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