Commodity’s Fragrance Fitting Kit

A try-before-you-buy approach to fragrances for men and women from the LA-based outfit

Sleekly and simply packaged, Commodity’s collection of handcrafted, small-batch fragrances for men and women offer an opportunity to find one’s signature scent far away from the beauty counter. Adapting a Warby Parker-like model, the LA-based brand’s chief innovation is their Fitting Kits, which provide customers a way to play with a full range of samples before committing. Delineated by gender, their line includes 10 scents …

L’Art Du Soin by Diptyque

The cult-followed French candlemaker debuts an equally intoxicating and aromatic unisex skincare line

When the cult-followed Parisian candlemaker and parfumeur Diptyque announced its expansion into skincare—dubbed “L’Art Du Soin“—we were hesitant at first. With hundreds of other brands crowding the luxury skincare market, we wondered what Diptyque could offer that didn’t exist already. “It’s different because we imagine the range as being part of the Diptyque experience: it is easy to get and very sensorial,” Creative and Marketing …

Osmia Organics

The Colorado-based line of skincare products started by a former ER doctor

Just a few months after taking her first soap-making class (and after 10 years of practice as an emergency room physician in Carbondale, CO) Dr Sarah Villafranco decided to pursue the idea of making homemade skincare products—using only organic ingredients whenever possible—and created Osmia Organics. The name “osmia” is a term coined by Villafranco as an antonym to the word “anosmia” (or the loss of …