Besides the incessant snapping of camera shutters, the one noise you're likely to hear in the front row of New York Fashion Week is the faint sound of editors sniffling into their handkerchiefs. Commonly known as the fashion flu, it's a virus that spreads like wildfire across the crowded rooms of shows, cocktail parties, and after-hours fashion fetes. Most health-conscious attendees will tell you they have a remedy stashed in their handbag at all times; a secret elixir, hangover cure, or herbal supplement they swear is the one thing that keeps them standing through the grueling monthlong round of shows. A bit like the passing trends on the runway, there is always a new miracle cure to obsess over. Whether you believe in their energy-boosting effects or just like the sweet taste of a placebo, here are five new things that fashion folk will be counting on to keep them healthy this season.
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