SAN FRANCISCO — Slice, a maker of cutting tools for home, school, office and industry, has announced that it will debut at the upcoming Cosmoprof North America in Las Vegas a line of new beauty tools designed by architect and designer Michael Graves.
The initial 12 designs are the result of a two-year collaboration between Slice and Graves, and include six different models of tweezers, nail scissors, cuticle scissors, fingernail clippers, toenail clippers, a ceramic nail file and cosmetic pencil sharpener.
Based on the concept of river stones, the products are designed to be comfortable to use and hold in the hand, and feature such materials as ceramics, DuPont Hytrel and German blades. The suggested retail prices range
from $9.99 to $19.99.
The products will be sold to professional beauty supply stores, salons, and to retailers worldwide, as well as via SliceProducts.com. Six styles of tweezers and the cosmetic pencil sharpener now are available and shipping, with the balance of products shipping first quarter 2012. Slice will debut the entire new line at CosmoProf North America, which runs from July 31 through Aug. 2.