Fashion News: Kim Kardashian's divorce as product pitch?
On Halloween morning, Kim Kardashian filed for divorce from husband of 72 days Kris Humphries. And by midafternoon, we were already receiving beauty product pitches for a facial mist described as lasting longer than Kardashian's marriage. Ouch. And we're guessing that her decision to dress up as a villain named Poison Ivy for a costume party last weekend was a total coincidence. [Los Angeles Times]
Do those sex-laden TV advertisements for Axe body spray rub you the wrong way? The answer is apparently yes for some viewers in South Africa. A recent Axe television commerical that depicts female angels falling from the sky and tossing away their halos -- has been banned in that country. [N.Y. Daily News]
The last time 24-year-old piano virtuoso Yuja Wang was in town, the dress she wore on stage at the Hollywood Bowl caused quite a kerfuffle. Since she's headed back to town for three performances at Walt Disney Concert Hall starting Friday, we wanted to revisit the issue. She did not. [Los Angeles Times]
-- Adam Tschorn
Left photo: Reality star Kim Kardashian has filed for divorce from husband of 72 days Kris Humphries. Credit: Vincent Damourette / EPS
Right photo: Pianist Yuja Wang at the German Phono Academy awards. Credit: Rainer Jensen / EPA