Beauty brands from your childhood
Tickles & Giggles, is Dubai’s glamorous answer to children’s entertainment. The popular children’s spa offers manicures, pedicures, facials and hair styling tips for young kids.
Why it matters
As consumers become more demanding of entertainment choice, it seems they also want the same level of variety for their children. But does this search for novelty mean children are growing up too fast? The children at this spa are offered several choices of different products to accompany their treatments. Does this mean that kids will grow up associating specific brands with their fondest childhood memories, and if so will they be more likely to grow up as loyal users?
The French perfumer Honoré des Prés has created an upmarket perfume collection called "We love New York". 3 fragrances are offered: Carrot, coconut and vanilla. They are only made with quality biological materials, and no synthetic ingredients. The originality of the perfumes comes from their packaging, which imitates American take-away coffee-cups.
GHD hair straighteners have been installed in the ladies bathroom at one of the city’s popular nightspots thanks to the Beautiful Vending Company. Upon the payment of 10 AED [almost $3], the plates of the straightener begin to heat, allowing women to quickly touch up their hair-dos.