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The Violet Files, Violet Grey’s digital publication, featuring actress Eva Mendes. PHOTO: Guy Aroch.

Face Time

by intern

Face time Beginning Oscar week, beauty buffs can peruse the Serge Lutens and Dior-lined shelves at Violet Grey—

both online and at the recently renovated Melrose Place atelier designed by Studio Sofield. Founded by Cassandra Huysentruyt Grey (the better half of Paramount’s Brad Grey), the site is populated by industry insiders offering everyday and red carpet essentials. 8452 Melrose Pl., L.A.; violetgrey.com.

Written by Kelsey McKinnon.