New York, NY (PRWEB) May 17, 2008
Direct from the pre-show red carpet arrivals to backstage at the Grammy's, The Makeup Show NYC presents the ultimate beauty makeover from today's top celebrity makeup artists. Makeup artists Joanna Schlip, Sandy Linter, Kate Best, Sharon Gault, Jake Bailey, Molly R. Stern, Eve Pearl, David Goforth, Cheryl Gushue, James Vincent, Orlando Santiago, Marietta Carter Narcisse, Jon Hennessey, Alison Rafaelle, AJ Crimson, Kevin James Bennett, Linda Mason, Sarah Lucero, and Johnny Lavoy, and more, will be part of the third annual The Makeup Show NYC, as they take the stage in various keynote presentations, individual hands-on workshops and/or seminars, touching upon beauty techniques and applications, skin tones and makeup products, tools of the trade and the business of the beauty industry.
The Powder Group and Metropolitan Events and Production, producers of The Makeup Show, welcomes back The Makeup Show NYC, May 18-19, 9:00am-6:00pm daily, at The Metropolitan Pavilion, located at 125 West 18 Street, between 6th & 7th Avenue. Members of the press who wish to attend for coverage, contact State Public Relations, Kristina Ratliff or Ryan Urcia at +1.646.714.2520.
An intimate show with a real sense of community and artistic energy, The Makeup Show NYC brings a pro-driven legion of beauty professionals to the fashion and entertainment capital of the world. From editorial forces to mass-market phenomenon, insider-only tips will be traded between the best in the business over this two-day intensive event.
Makeup artist Sandy Linter will open The Makeup Show NYC with a keynote presentation spanning 3 decades of her Career in Makeup, including her recent appointment as spokes-artist of Lancôme for All Ages. From swan to duckling, Making Up With Kate Best will speak about her work with America Ferrera in the hit TV show Ugly Betty, and vixen Wilhelmina Slater, played by Vanessa Williams. Meanwhile, P&G Beauty will present CoverGirl celebrity artist Molly R. Stern and MAX Factor celebrity artist, Jake Bailey for Artist to Artist. Finally, the beloved Sharon Gault, muse to David LaChapelle, will also speak of her career in makeup.
Experience hands-on workshops and seminars from perfecting flawless beauty from Cheryl Gushue's Perfecting Beauty and Essential Eyes, Beautiful Skin of Color by Marietta Carter Narcisse, Bridal & Event Focus with Johnny Lavoy, AJ Crimson's Beautiful Makeup, to Runway Trends from M.A.C. Cosmetics. Meanwhile Joanna Schlip demonstrates star-worthy techniques and product choices she uses with the likes of Eva Longoria, Scarlett Johansson, and Jessica Simpson, in her Master Workshop: Beautiful Makeup.
For a makeup matinée, The Makeup Show Lead Artist, James Vincent, will shed light on one of the most talked about topics in the industry, Understanding High Definition--a hands-on workshop to be filmed in HD cameras and monitors in real-time. Complimenting this transition for all broadcast to HD, The Artists of CNN will share a behind the scenes look at the products, techniques and tips that make these artists part of the most professional, dedicated, and passionate team in the news business. And don't miss new products launches such as HD from Make Up For Ever, to seminars from industry leaders Graftobian with Developing Hi-Def Technique for Film and Television and "Lights, HD Camera, Action" by Roque Cozzette for Kett Cosmetics, and more to be announced at The Makeup Show.
The Makeup Show has succeeded as an unparalleled event, casting divas from the worlds of fashion & beauty, special effects, film & television, theater, and product development by bringing together beauty professionals, industry educators, retailers, product companies and manufacturers.
The Makeup Show NYC is sponsored in part by Platinum Sponsor Temptu, as well as Crown Brush, P&G Beauty, Alcone and Lancôme Paris, Lounge Area Sponsor Stila, and media sponsors On Makeup Magazine and Color Mundo. Exhibitors for The Makeup Show NYC include Smashbox, Shu Uemura, Billy B Beauty, Embryolisse, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Pencil Me In, Mario Badescu Skin Care, Make Up For Ever, Senna Cosmetics, M.A.C Cosmetics, Three Custom Color, Linda Mason Elements, and Alison Raffaele Cosmetics. For a full list of exhibitors, visit http://www.themakeupshow.com.
For information on how to be part of The Makeup Show Miami 2009 and the upcoming The Makeup Show NYC 2009, please contact Shelly Taggar at +22.214.171.1243. For press inquiries, media accreditation and passes, contact STATE Public Relations, Kristina Ratliff or Ryan Urcia directly at +1.646.714.2520.
About The Powder Group
Introducing your ultimate makeup confidant, The Powder Group is a one-stop makeup and beauty concierge service and powerhouse resource for professionals and consumers who are passionate about the art of makeup. Intelligence for all aspects of the art of maquillage, from artist services, events, and program development to the latest include tip-offs on how to achieve the latest look direct from the fashion runways and celebrity red-carpets. Founded in 2003 by Michael DeVellis - also the founder of The Makeup Show, On Makeup Magazine, The American Beauty Tour and Evolution, an advanced artist retreat held semi-annually in Cape Cod - The Powder Group is comprised of professional and celebrity makeup and beauty talent from around the globe with backgrounds in fashion, editorial, television, film, and special effects; a go-to team of makeup artists from every area of expertise. DeVellis is also the founder of The Makeup Show Events and services are offered internationally. The Powder Group also publishes On Makeup Magazine- a pro-driven makeup magazine launching Winter 2008. For more information please visit http://www.thepowdergroup.com.
About Metropolitan Events And Production
Metropolitan Events and Production is a first-of-its-kind hybrid venue and event-planning house providing full-service event coordination, a dedicated staff, and a distinguished network of production resources culminating from years of experience. Mirroring the pride of the award winning special events venue, Metropolitan Pavilion, the production branch continues to meets contemporary standards of excellence and distinction with more than a decade of hands-on experience and superior rated service. A fusion of production services and management expertise, Metropolitan Events and Production compliments the needs of clients, working with event planners to streamline the entire event process.From administrative proficiency to creative services, Metropolitan Events offers a full range of event know-how from floor plans and event design, marketing and staffing, consultation, catering and more. Metropolitan Events and Production leverages a rolodex for all needs of event coordination including party rentals, liquor and beverage packages, photography services, printing services, and assistance in obtaining special permits from local agencies. For more information please visit http://www.metropolitanevents.com.