More than 80 novelty beauty and fragrance brands could be found at the 5th edition of the Elements Showcase, which presented its global selection of brands Jan. 28-29 in New York City. Highlights of the show included Spain, France and Germany representing the “old world” with new and fresh ideas; as well as eco-concepts, which were pervasive among entrepreneurs with natural fragrance, skin care and home-product brands.
Some of the notable selections at the show included:
On Monday night, more than 800 guests attended The Fragrance Foundation’s annual FiFi Awards—considered the “Oscars” of the fragrance industry—in New York City.
Actress and comedian Jane Lynch hosted the event, and her opening included this funny remark: “I’m honored to be here tonight to serve as your host. Selecting me as host makes perfect sense because when you think of a sexy, delicate and floral fragrance, you think ‘Jane Lynch.’’’