Calling all make-up and beauty lovers. Stephanie Smith has all the news on the latest launches and events, plus how-tos and tips.
An Evening of Beauty is a special event that takes place tonight at Harvey Nichols Leeds, and it promises to be a special celebration of new looks and launches for spring 2016, with a stage set up especially for beauty demonstrations.
Many, many brands are taking part, including Tom Ford, Nails Inc and Chanel and all the favourites, with beauty demonstrations on a stage and MAC launching its Flamingo collection. It takes place 6.30pm-9.30pm, tickets are £10, which is redeemable on any beauty and fragrance purchases made on the night, as well as complimentary Harvey Nichols Prosecco throughout the evening. Call 0113 204 8888.
Also, Harvey Nichols has collaborated with Violet Grey to create a lovely gift with purchase available this month with spends of £200 and more in store and online. It’s a graphic art make-up bag designed by LA-based beauty destination and curator Violet Grey and Estee Lauder creative director and illustrator Donald Robertson, and it contains products from sought-after brands including Charlotte Tilbury, Eve Lom, NARS, Sisley, Creme de la Mer and more. It will be available tonight at the beauty event. OdeJo is another exclusive launch at Harvey Nichols this month, with “O”, the first fragrance from Jo Levi, so look out for that too.
Meanwhile, there’s another very special event taking place this Saturday at Trinity Leeds shopping centre, which will host live fashion shows from noon featuring many of the brands there, including River Island, M&S, Armani Exchange, Mango, Coast, Superdry and Oasis, plus looks created by Trinity Leeds beauty stores and brands, including Regus Salon, L’Oréal, Bare Minerals, Smashbox, Max Factor, Dior, Elizabeth Arden, Clarins, Lancôme, Liz Earle, Clinique and Benefit. It’s to launch the Leeds Fashion Festival, which takes place in October. See www.fashionfestival.events.
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