Thursday, April 30, 2009

The Makeup Show NYC. Will I see you there?

NEW YORK, NY–From the runways of New York, Milan and Paris, The Makeup Show NYC announces Gordon Espinet, Vice President of Makeup Artistry for M.A.C will be a guest keynote presenter at the fourth annual The Makeup Show NYC on Sunday, May 17, 2009.

Espinet will share first-hand experience and the makeup looks from the Autumn/Winter 2009 fashion collections that will be influencing technique and color palette for months to come. Discussing the process of design and creation of makeup looks for high-fashion collections, working closing with the designers, and adjusting a comprehensive look for skin tone and features of each model, Espinet will share behind the scenes of looks from some of the hottest names in fashion including DSquared2, Behnaz Sarafpour, Vivienne Westwood and Elie Saab.

“I have always loved the idea of making women look their most beautiful. I love when I do someone’s makeup and their body language tells me that they feel gorgeous”–Gordon Espinet, Vice President of Makeup Artistry for M.A.C
An intimate and educational trade event, The Makeup Show is a one of a kind boutique show dedicated to community building and artistic energy. The show examines cosmetic applications of technique and style, featured during two days of inspiration, hands-on workshops, seminars, keynote presentations, and community building.

Seminars and hands-on workshops explore the world of makeup from film and television to editorial and bridal beauty, including workshops for airbrush basics, FX techniques, and makeup for HD, to secrets tattled from the best palettes and cosmetic counters in the business.

Exhibitors for the Makeup Show NYC include Alcone, Alison Raffaele, Becca, Crown Industries, Embryolisse USA, Hakuhodo USA, Iredale Mineral Cosmetics, Kissable Couture, Linda Mason Elements, M.A.C Cosmetics, Make Up For Ever, Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, Pencil Me In Cosmetics, Smashbox Cosmetics, and Temptu. For a full list of exhibitors visit

The Makeup Show NYC, May 17-18, 2009, 9:00am-6:00pm daily, at the Metropolitan Pavilion, located at 125 West 18th Street, between 6th and 7th Avenues.

Follow The Makeup Show NYC on Twitter and receive live news directly from the show.

Who's going??  Let me know.  We can do dinner after!


Erin said...

I want to go but they said it's only open to people involved in makeup artistry such as retail, artists, etc. and I'm notv any one of them. :-(

I wanna go....and it's right here in NYC, in my hometown.

Coffee said...

Woo Hoo!!! I will be there Kia! I hope to see, we must! LOL. Are u attending any of the classes? Ill be at the Beauty of Color one.

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yummy411 said...

@ erin: aww naw!! you gotta look into that and see what they mean by industry..we are bloggers!

@ coffee: yay! are we gonna actually meet? i hope so! no classes (yet) *worried* are you on twitter?

@ gia: thanx

Coffee said...

We HAVE to meet?! LOL

Yup, I'm on twitter (still haven't gotten the hang of it...). I follow u, already (of course!): Coffee0410

Coffee said...

*there shouldn't be a question mark after we have to meet...Sorry, had to correct myself, I have mild