Ice cream, ice cream, we all scream for you know what. But you don’t have to scream over weight gain with Chloe’s Soft Serve Fruit Co., an all-natural dessert available at the new Dylan’s Candy Bar on Lincoln Road. Containing a mere three ingredients: fruit, water and organic cane sugar, the frozen yogurt-esque treat is free of fat, cholesterol, sodium, and contains fewer than 90 calories in a 3.5 oz. serving. Stars like Jake Gyllenhaal, Sophia Bush and Jessica Biel lick their lips over such flavor options as mango, pear, pumpkin, blood orange, tangerine and dark chocolate, made with Ecuadorian cacao beans. Um, yum!?
Archipelago Botanicals has got Miami’s number. The L.A. home fragrance brand known for essential oils and unique fragrances is having problems keeping its Boticario de Havana Diffuser in stock. The decorative amber bottle contains an earthy blend of bergamot, tobacco leaf and ylang ylang, designed to evoke Cuba’s capital (boticarios are small apothecaries specializing in natural beauty remedies). This unisex goodie favored by Taylor Swift, Rihanna and Eva Longoria is $35. www.archipelago-usa.com
Urban-minded guys, direct your mouse over to a new destination, www.menincities.com. The lifestyle site is the brainchild of Yuvi Alpert, who began designing jewelry while at the University of Miami, where he conceived of his first line, Ruby Kobo. Alpert’s pieces are currently sold at The Webster, which he visits often. Discover new products (e.g. cool cufflinks), learn how to accessorize and ogle the style of old-school icons like JFK, Steve McQueen and Sean Connery in his Bond heyday.
Beauty junkies like Olivia Palermo are buzzing about Caudalie’s latest Premier Cru face cream. It’s packed with hard to find ingredients (among them: polyphenols, one of the most powerful antioxidants in the plant world). The packaging is recyclable and 1 percent of global sales goes toward ecocauses. $155; us.caudalie.com