Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) July 02, 2012
Battle of the Strands 2012: Xtreme Beauty, the most extreme salon competition in history, has announced a firm August 15, 5pm PST deadline for submission of all video entries. To be eligible to compete in 2012, teams of three must submit entries via YouTube, showcasing their talent and creativity, combining beauty, styling, and wardrobe by the August 15 deadline.
About Battle of the Strands: Xtreme Beauty
Developed by Vegas Beauty Unbound, Battle of the Strands 2012: “Xtreme Beauty" is the centerpiece of a three-day beauty extravaganza in Las Vegas from October 20-22. Hosted by celebrity hair guru and top salon 2011 winner, Kim Vo, Xtreme Beauty pits 10 top and unknown salons from across the country in a head-to-head battle of outrageous challenges to showcase creativity and teamwork in extreme situations.
The competition is part Fear Factor, part America's Next Top Model and all Hair Battle Spectacular. After preliminary rounds, the Top 5 will compete in the grand finale at The Joint, Hard Rock Casino Hotel, creating a hair, makeup, and wardrobe masterpiece as a living, breathing artistic participant in a chosen production number. Celebrities and industry icons will judge and crown a winner. The battle will be broadcast on LookTV and via other national cable outlets, with thousands more in attendance.
"We are thrilled by the quality, diversity, and number of the salon submissions to date,” noted Erin Utter, Operations Director for Vegas Beauty Unbound. “We have received submissions from salons of all sizes from as far away as Florida, California, Colorado, New York, Texas, and Nevada, with new entries every day. So we feel compelled to announce a firm deadline of August 15 for all entry videos, with no exceptions.”
About Vegas Beauty Unbound
In addition to the finale of Xtreme Beauty, Vegas Beauty Unbound’s other marquee events include the Mane, Style, and Face Forum, a social media strategy seminar hosted by one of Google’s pioneers, a spectacular runway show hosted by Kim Vo, a Trade Show Exhibit, Student Competition, and Beauti Gras Mardi Gras style Halloween Party at Body English.
“Vegas Beauty Unbound is so much more than an industry event. As artists, it opens our eyes to view our work in relation to every element of design and presentation in the real world, to think differently and rise to another level,” stated Kim Vo, the Sheer Genius Judge hailed by Vogue as the Best Blonder in the Business.
Sponsors include VisitLasVegas.com / Las Vegas Convention and Visitor Authority (LVCVA), Lamborghini of Las Vegas, Audi Henderson, Bhumi Makeup Brushes, and Izunami Hair Tools of New York, with others to be announced.
For More Information
For more information about the event or to request media credentials, please contact Erin Utter, Director of Operations, Battle of the Strands, at 702/990-3368 or 702/612-0394, email erin(at)emailbestbeauty(dot)com or visit vegasbeautyunbound.com