Air France Offers La Prairie Services to Select Fliers at JFK, American Airlines Teams Up With Allies of Skin, Zenology and Baxter of California

NEW YORK — While several airlines are counting on designers for cutting-edge uniforms, beauty companies like La Prairie, Allies of Skin, Zenology and Baxter of California are looking to the friendly skies as another way to connect with consumers.
Paris-bound travelers departing from John F. Kennedy International Airport have another reason to get to the airport early. Air France has unveiled a La Prairie beauty treatment center in its lounge for La Première and Business customers. They now can book custom-designed beauty treatments before their flights take off. Travelers will want to book their appointments once they clear security and arrive in the lounge. Located in Terminal 1, the two-level lounge welcomed 247,000 travelers last year.
La Prairie’s new 325-square-foot outpost has two private beauty booths and a massage table for longer treatments. Fliers pressed for time will have the option of more express treatments. In addition to La Première and Business customers, Flying Blue Platinum and Gold members can also access the complimentary beauty services.
Starting Feb. 15, American Airlines will also be helping travelers freshen up en route to their destinations. Frequent first, business class and premium economy travelers will be able to indulge in an assortment of travel kits designed with This

Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook.

Read More…
TideBuy Black Friday Sale 90% Off+ Extra Coupon

What Fliers Should Keep in Mind as the Shutdown Pauses

Travelers shouldn’t assume security lines and air-traffic control will start running smoothly right after a temporary deal is set. Lifestyle


British Airways: Suspect code that hacked fliers ‘found’

The code, found lurking on the British Airways website, may be how hackers stole data on 380,000 transactions.
BBC News – Technology


The Frequent Fliers Who Bombarded

Scott McCartney examines an online dating promotion for loyalty points involving British Airways, Match and eHarmony with unintended consequences. Lifestyle


The Fearless Flier’s Handbook

The Fearless Flier’s Handbook

As many as one in five people is afraid of flying. For some, the fear is so paralyzing that they have never boarded a plane. For others, flying is a necessary evil-they’ll do it because they have to, but it’s torture. They white-knuckle their way through the flights they have to take or avoid air travel and miss out on promotions, business opportunities, and the thrill of visiting new places with friends and family. This book provides a sensible, tested alternative, with proven strategies that have helped hundreds of people overcome their fears and head happily skyward. Based on the Australian airline Qantas’s world-renowned “Fearless Fliers” course, THE FEARLESS FLIER’S HANDBOOK is filled with soothing facts and step-by-step exercises for turning fear into calm and confidence.

Price: $
Sold by Wordery

Airline Merger Tests What Fliers Really Want

The proposed Alaska Airlines-Virgin America deal creates a referendum on which features to prioritize from two very different airlines, Scott McCartney writes. Lifestyle


Little Tikes Big Adventures Action Fliers, 1 ea

Little Tikes Big Adventures Action Fliers, 1 ea

Inspire Creativity Toy airplanes can be launched off the tower 2 Send the planes down the ramp to make them fly 1 Airplane hanger to store the planes 6 Garage for the truck 5 Landing pad on top of the tower has lights and sounds 4 A stop bar can be placed at the bottom of the tower ramp to stop the truck Kids can go anywhere they want to go with their very own airport playset. Kids will love to launch the airplanes off the tower and watch them fly or taxi the planes to the hanger down the spiral tower. Guide the helicopter in for a landing by turning on the tower lights and sounds! Kids will think big with this Big Adventures Little Tikes play set! Measures 31.00L x 18.00W x 24.50H. Accessories include: br 1 truck br 1 helicopter br 1 landing pad br 2 foam airplanes Requires 2 AA batteries

Price: $
Sold by