Transformational

A Moment With Daphne Javitch

Daphne Javitch, a born-and-bred New Yorker, began her professional career as a costume designer in film and theater, exploring naturalistic- and character-driven narratives through garments. Soon h...
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A Moment With Rachel Goldstein

Over the last twenty years, native New Yorker, Rachel Goldstein, has collected invaluable experience in industries from  film and music to politics and wellness, in the for profit and non-profit se...
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A Moment With Corinna Springer

German-born Corinna Springer moved to Paris in 1994 to study French literature and fine art, but her interest in fashion soon led her to begin working with Japanese designer Shinichiro Arakawa inst...
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A Moment With Aesop

On a trip to Australia years ago, I fell in love with a beauty line called, Aesop. The company’s basic concept, “beauty truths, not myths,” resonated with me and I thought the science and botanical...
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A Moment With Crystal Moselle

Crystal Moselle's list of achievements is not a brief one. Her first feature documentary was part of the Whitney Biennial and an official selection for the 2005 TriBeCa Film Festival. Her series "S...
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A Moment With Jessica Karp

To Jessica Karp, food used to serve a very different purpose. While working in finance and living in New York City, she saw it as more of an obstacle than a path to wellness and contentment.  Her m...
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A Moment With Mina Gough

South Beach rollerbladers notwithstanding, Miami is known more for its Latin rhythms than its lymphatic facials. Yet The Standard Spa Miami Beach has established itself as a bastion of wellness and...
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A Moment With Nina Clemente

Chef Nina Clemente’s first trip to an LA farmer's market in 2007 sealed what in hindsight had always been her life’s destiny: to cook and educate others on clean food. Born in Italy and raised in N...
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Live The Process

From the age of eight, I knew that I wanted to work in fashion. My aunt was and still is one of the most respected “noses” in the perfume industry. When she visited my family during the holidays, s...
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