Style Notes: Jared Leto's Snapchat Adventure in Italy; Angela Bassett Launching Skincare Line
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Jared Leto Hangs With Gucci's Alessandro Michele in Italy [Snapchat]
By the looks of Jared Leto's Snapchat account, he's having a blast in Italy. Since touching down in Milan for Gucci's men's show on June 20, the Suicide Squad actor has been hanging out with Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele, taking silly selfies and getting Italian lessons. They even do a face swap at one point. If that doesn't scream BFF, we don't know what does.
Angela Bassett Is Launching a Skincare Line for Darker Skin Tones [WWD]
Angela Bassett is launching a skincare line with Dr. Barbara Sturm called "Darker Skin Tones by Dr. Barbara Sturm." The five-piece range, debuting in July after two years of research, has been created to address inflammation, hyper-pigmentation and uneven skin tone. "Our main ingredient which goes through our whole line is purslane. It’s also an herb, and it has such powerful properties in every direction," Sturm told WWD. Priced from 40 pounds (about $58) to 230 pounds ($335), the products will be sold exclusively at Harrods stores and online.
Amazon Fashion Partners With Fashion Bloggers for Body-Positive Campaign [Elle]
Amazon Fashion Europe's latest campaign wants you to "Say Something Nice." The e-comm giant has partnered with top fashion bloggers — Susie Bubble, Gala Gonzalez, Camille Charriere, Samar Seraqui de Buttafoco, Masha Sedgwick and Freddie Harrel — to create a campaign aimed to do what its campaign title suggests: sending out positive messages. The video ad is below.
Deepak Chopra Debuts Wellness App [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
Deepak Chopra has launched new wellness app Jiyo, which will offer exclusive meditations with Dr. Chopra and curated video content from global wellness experts (Kimberly Snyder, Tara Stiles). Users will also be able to book fitness and wellness classes through Jiyo's partnership with MindBody. "The goal of Jiyo is to impact a billion lives around the world by enabling them to experience a joyful energetic body, a loving compassionate heart, a restful alert mind and lightness of being," said Dr. Chopra in a statement.