WHERE THE HEART IS

Elle (Canada) - - Beauty -

“In the U.S., two or three women a day die in child­birth,” says Christy Turling­ton Burns, ex­plain­ing why she founded Ev­ery Mother Counts, a ma­ter­nal-health ad­vo­cacy group. “Be­cause our health sys­tem is in dis­re­pair, a lot of women fall through the cracks.” The or­ga­ni­za­tion aims to make preg­nancy safe for all women, from Or­lando to Uganda, where Turling­ton Burns filmed No Woman, No Cry (2010), which ex­plores the ex­pe­ri­ence of ex­pec­tant moth­ers world­wide. Of ma­ter­nal health treat­ment, Turling­ton Burns says, “It’s a se­ri­ous in­di­ca­tor of when a coun­try is pri­or­i­tiz­ing its women.”

The ex­cite­ment sur­round­ing the 25th-an­niver­sary Eter­nity cam­paign in­cludes the launch of a brand-new fra­grance: Eter­nity Night, a creamy flo­ral con­fec­tion of pink pep­per, frangi­pani and san­dal­wood. Turling­ton Burns de­scribes the scent as “se­duc­tive—more m

DARK­NESS FALLS

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