Coty Buys Philosophy; Blonde Russians Sell Their Hair for Extra Cash

Photo: Courtesy of Vogue

SKIN
• Coty, Inc. has just inked a deal to purchase skin-care brand Philosophy from investment fund the Carlyle Group. [WWD]

HAIR
• Cash-strapped naturally blonde Russian women are selling their hair to companies that produce extensions. [Beauty Counter Blog/Style.com]

• Karlie Kloss wears a bobbed brunette wig in a December Vogue editorial. [Fashion Gone Rogue]

• Blake Lively wore her hair in a tight, gelled ponytail at the party she was at last night. [Beauty Counter Blog/Style.com]

FRAGRANCE
• Tocca just released a Mini Eau de Parfum Trio Set, which comprises the Italian brand’s most popular fragrances: Cleopatra, Florence, and Stella. [Beauty Counter Blog/Style.com]

HOW-TO
• Bella Sugar put together some tips for de-frizzing naturally curly hair. [Bella Sugar]