JOIN THE PARTY – GET PRODUCTS AND TIPS AT FASHION NIGHT’S OUT BEAUTY EVENTS
From New York to Paris to Tokyo, the second annual Fashion’s Night Out is a global celebration of style, designers, fragrance and beauty. This year’s extravaganza takes place on Friday, September 10, 2010, from 6-11 pm, just in time for New York’s Fashion Week. Special events are being held across the U.S., and New York leads the party with store and brand sponsored happenings on nearly every commercial corner. For details, visit http://www.fashionsnightout.com/. For New York beauty and fragrance focused events, read on.
Maybelline New York
Head over to 9th Avenue and 13th Street in the Meatpacking district for Maybelline’s party complete with makeovers, models, and free product and prizes. Receive a makeover and take part in a mini-catwalk contest for a chance to win a year’s supply of Maybelline makeup.
At Saks Fifth Avenue’s flagship store, celebrity psychic astrologer, Kim Allen, will give a free reading to customers who purchase $300 or more of Orlane, Paris products. A perfect combo of fate and beauty.
Natori and Nicole Miller Fragrance Brands
Head over to the fragrance department at Saks Fifth Avenue for special gifts-with-purchase from these two designer fragrance brands. With a $130 Natori purchase, receive the collection’s gorgeous candle, a $75 value. With only an $80 purchase from Nicole Miller, receive an exclusive boxed travel-sized flacon.
Sue Devitt Beauty
Renowned makeup artist and brand creator Sue Devitt will make a special appearance at Barneys New York from 7-9 pm. Stop by for application tips and a gift of a full sized Eye Intensifier Pencil in this fall’s Golden Triangle shade with any Sue Devitt purchase.
Beauty superstore, Sephora, is pulling out all the stops in its 15 locations across the city. Activities include raffles, product giveaways and makeovers, in addition to exclusive personal appearances at select locations by Gwen Stefani, Kat Von D, Josie Maran and Alexandra Richards. Visit http://www.sephora.com/ for more info.
Top Laura Geller makeup artists will be offereing free lip painting and product samples (while supplies last) at the Lulu Guinness store on Bleecker Street. Stop by for lips, drinks and shopping.
The Good Home Company Store
At the newly opened flagship store in Chelsea, a tarot card reading will help you design your custom fragrance, while owner and fragrance expert Christine Dimmickhas will be on hand to custom-design a home fragrance at the store’s one-of-kind potpourri bar.
The Perfume Studio UK
Create your own custom blended fragrance at this special Fashion’s Night Out event taking place at designer Francesco Fino’s atelier in the Plaza Hotel. This is a unique opportunity to partake in The Perfume Studio’s bespoke fragrance experience. A $35 registration fee can be applied toward a perfume purchase.
Elke Von Freudenberg Model Brow Service
Free eyebrow shaping will be available from 12-7 pm at the Silhouette eyewear booth at Grand Central Station’s Vanderbilt Hall, courtesy of eyebrow expert Elke Von Freudenberg. Stop by the booth September 8-10, to schedule your appointment.