Cover: Kristin Stewart.
Scent strips: Marc Jacobs Lola, Miss Dior Cherie, Elizabeth Arden Pretty, Yves Saint Laurent Parisienne, The Body Shop Love Etc
The Beauty Reporter includes Dolce & Gabbana's Rose The One ("singularly gorgeous") in the "Editor's Favorites" (p. 50), and the “Smell This” feature in which random passersby comment on a fragrance features Giorgio Armani's Idole d'Armani (p. 54). "Shopping Malle" (p. 60) is a short blurb about Frederic Malle's new boutique in New York City.
"50's Scent" is a short interview with rapper 50 Cent about his new fragrance, Power. (p. 92)
"Cold Comfort" is an article about 14 fashion and beauty essentials; #11 is "A Spicy Scent" (p. 132)
Cover: Adam Lambert
Scent strips: Giorgio Armani Code, Gucci by Gucci Pour Homme, Yves Saint Laurent L’Homme
“Scentheads: When you can’t get enough cologne” by Kayleen Schaefer: “Their arsenals are roughly the size of a serious DVD collection. Chris Fisher, 39, a tech executive in the San Francisco Bay area, owns 250 bottles…and once flew to Rome specifically to visit the renowned Italian perfume shop Profumum.” ( pg. 82)
Cover: Renée Zellweger (there are five different covers this month)
Scent strips: Burberry Brit, Yves Saint Laurent Parisienne, Vera Wang Bouquet, bebe Eau de Parfum
Elle Beauty News: “Air Supply”, Elle apparently thinks the assessment: “Mmm…dryer sheets,” is a compliment in a piece on Daphné Bugey and A Scent by Issey Miyake, (pg. 214)
“Man, Eau Man,” by Mary Bullock, From ‘clean-cut jock’ to ‘brooding sex god’ when it comes to men’s scents, there’s a message in every bottle. Question is, will she like it. (pg. 234)
Cover: Scarlett Johansson
Scent strips: Britney Spears Circus Fantasy, Donna Karan Cashmere Mist, Prada Infusion d’Iris, Vera Wang Bouquet, Yves Saint Laurent Parisienne, Faith Hill The Debut Fragrance
"What to Wear to Smell Really Good" includes columns and recommendations for smelling...Delicious, Un-Perfumey, All Girly or Super Sexy. Also included is Perfume for Dummies (how to test, put it on, store) and Where to spritz for...first date, second date, office, party. (p. 62)
Cover: January Jones
Scent strips: Sean John I Am King, Gucci by Gucci Pour Homme, Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male, Versace Pour Homme, Ermenegildo Zegna Colonia, Yves Saint Laurent L’Homme
M:Grooming, “Dude, You’re So…Citrusy!” Totally baffled by the overwhelming number of choices at the cologne counter? Welcome to the club. The trick is to figure out the type of scent that works for you — woodsy? floral? earthy? — before hitting the department store. Scent critic Chandler Burr offers a handy guide. (pg. 72)
Cover: Nicole Kidman, Marion Cotillard, Penélope Cruz and Kate Hudson
Scent strips: Chanel No. 5 Eau Première, Lancôme Trésor, Burberry Brit, Dior J’adore Eau de Parfum, Dior J’adore Cologne Florale, Yves Saint Laurent Parisienne
“Follow Your Nose”: Erika Kawalek plots a perfumed holiday through the south of France. (pg. 152)
“Fit for a Queen” Prim, Proper, Sexy, Sweet: Nature’s Most Iconic Flower is Back in Bloom (rose-scented products, pg. 163)
Cover: Linda Evangelista
Scent strips: Prada L’Eau Ambrée, Dior J’adore Eau de Parfum, Dior J’adore Cologne Florale.
“Gift Sweet: From candles for chronic shoppers to skincare for oenophiles, W picks the season’s perfect presents.” One I want to try — Royal Apothic’s An Edwardian Fireplace room spray. (pg. 93)
Note: I read Allure, and that's it. Huge thanks to Cynthia for sending the information for Glamour, and to Kevin for all the rest!