Rachel Roy’s Makeup Kit Launches Today; Speckled Plum Nails on Trend for Holidays


• Today Rachel Roy launched a makeup kit with Beauty.com, including products from Korres, Fresh, Murad, Phyto, Remède, and Fekkai. It's free with any purchase from the site of $100 or more. [Beauty Counter/Style.com]

• Survey results show that L'Oréal has the most listings for in-flight retail programs. Their total was 1,006 listings on 99 airlines. So if you're air-bound, L'Oréal's after you. [Cosmetic News]

• Ricky's owner Todd Kenig plans on opening a full-time store at Flatbush Avenue and Bergen Street in Brooklyn, saying that "our core demographic is moving to Brooklyn." Is that a compliment or a dis? [Brooklyn Paper]

• Makeup artist Robert Jones's new book, Looking Younger, includes tips. Original, we know. But this one's useful: "If you are trying to decide between foundation shades, pick the darker one. Lighter shades can be aging." [BellaSugar]

• Shu Uemura's holiday collection features a speckled plum shade called Tanzanite Aquarium, while Givenchy features Purple by Night. Oooh. Ahhh. [All Lacquered Up]