CND Styles Nails for 18 Designers at NYFW Spring 2012

CND at FW CC

CND‘s 15 years of Fashion Week will culminate in 18 trend-setting designer manicures this season:

    • 3.1 Phillip Lim Women’s:  9/14 @ 2pm – St. John’s Center (330 West Street)
    • Alexandre Herchcovitch:  9/12 @ 4pm – Eyebeam (540 West 21st Street)
    • Altuzarra:  9/10 @ 8pm – Chelsea Art Museum
    • Dean Quinn:  9/11 @ 2pm -  Location TBD
  • Diego Binetti:  9/13 @ 1pm – Provocateur (18 Ninth Avenue)
  • Jen Kao:  9/11 @ 5pm – Studio / Lincoln Center
  • Joanna Mastroianni:  9/11 @ 3pm – 230 West 38th street, 10th Floor
  • Joy Cioci:  9/9 @ 6:30pm – Box / Lincoln Center
  • Karen Walker:  9/13 @ 10am – Exit Art
  • Kevork Kiledjian:  9/8 @ 5pm – Milk Studios
  • Milly:  9/14 @ 3pm – Stage / Lincoln Center
  • Monique Lhuillier:  9/10 @ 7pm – Theater / Lincoln Center
  • NAHM:  9/9 @ 12pm – Milk Studios
  • Naeem Khan: 9/15 @ 7pm – Stage / Lincoln Center
  • Norman Ambrose:  9/12 @ 5pm – Studio / Lincoln Center
  • The Blonds:  9/14 @ 9pm – Center 548
  • Wayne:  9/14 @ 7pm – Milk Studios
  • Wes Gordon:  9/8 @ 1:30pm – Hosfelt Gallery (531 West 36th Street)

 

Get a FREE CND Shellac manicure that will last through Fashion Week (and beyond) at:

  • Fashion’s Night Out at the Malandrino Store (655 Hudson Street):  6pm – 11pm on 9/8
  • CND Shellac Van:
    • 3pm – 11pm on 9/8 (Soho)
    • 9am – 5pm on 9/9 and 9/10 (Columbus Circle)
    • Tweet to your followers – @CNDWorld #ShellacMobileManiNYC

To read Jan Arnold’s daily backstage blog, visit cnd.com.

Join MAC’s Fashion’s Night Out on Facebook

At M·A·C they’re celebrating Fashion’s Night Out on Sept. 8 with a killer performance from Beth Ditto in thier Soho store. Not able to make it? Don’t worry.  For M·A·C fans outside of New York – or those looking to avoid the crowds – they’’ll be livestreaming her set at www.facebook.com/maccosmetics at 8pm.

MAC Cosmetics

WHEN & WHERE:

Thursday, September 8th

BETH DITTO:
8 PM Performance at M·A·C Cosmetics SoHo, 109 Spring St. @ Mercer Street

THE BUMBYS:
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM at M·A·C Cosmetics Times Square, 1540 Broadway bw 45th and 46th
8:30 PM – 10:00 PM at M·A·C Cosmetics SoHo, 109 Spring St. @ Mercer Street

 

Sephora Brings Beauty to NYC for FNO

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Get out your calendar.  This September 8th, Sephora will be hosting interactive events at nine of their Manhattan locations in celebration of Fashion’s Night Out.  Sephora has pulled out all the stops to make this year one to remember with help from the hottest names in beauty making personal appearances, including Kat Von DKate WalshSolange KnowlesJosie Maran and HBO® series, True Blood’s™, Kristen Bauer.  Plus exclusive products from your favorite beauty brands Stila, Nails Inc., Make Up For Ever and Urban Decay will be available at all nine Sephora locations on this night only.

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Sephora 5th Ave

597 Fifth Ave b/w 48 and 49

 

  • ·         Watch Supermodel Josie Maran Shoot Her New Campaign                  6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Meet Supermodel and Chief Chicological Officer Josie Maran as she shoots her latest campaign live in Sephora’s window. After, Josie will meet with clients to give beauty tips and tricks.

 

  • ·         Groove with Carol’s Daughter “Spokesbeauty” Solange Knowles                           9:30 pm             

Experience Carol’s Daughter’s styling bar while celebrity DJ Solange Knowles drops a beautiful beat.   Starting at 6:00 pm, three stylists will provide four styling options, Mohawks, Fishtail Braids, Modern Updo and Hair Accessories, inspired by “spokesbeauties” Solange Knowles and singer Cassie.

 

  • ·         Star in your own Smashbox Studios Photo Shoot                                    6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Smashbox believes that life is your photo op and the world is your set—receive Smashbox color touch-ups before striking a pose with famed photographer and Smashbox co-founder Davis Factor.

 

  • ·         Ask An Expert                                                                                                                    7:00 – 8:00 pm

Calling all beauty enthusiasts! Have the chance to meet the most famed beauty experts in the industry on one of the most exciting and fashionable nights. Have your questions on hand and get ready to heed advice from these well-known industry names:

 

o   Sarah Brown, Beauty Director of Vogue

o   Wende Zomnir, Co-Founder & Executive Creative Director of Urban Decay Cosmetics

o   Kate Somerville, Founder of the Kate Somerville Skin Health Experts Clinic in Los Angeles, creator of the Kate Somerville Skin Care line of products, and author of the book “Complexion Perfection”

o   Oscar Blandi, hair extraordinaire and renowned stylist to the stars

 

  • ·         Meet celebrity esthetician Kate Somerville                                                                       7:00 pm

Discuss your skincare concerns with celebrity esthetician and creator of Kate Somerville Skin Health Experts product line.

 

  • ·         Talk tips with Nails Inc. founder Thea Green                                                                    7:00 pm

Learn creative tricks from Thea, the founder of the most fashion-forward nail brand from across the pond. She’ll give tips on how to wear the hottest shades and special effects polishes.

 

  • ·         Meet Actress Kate Walsh                                                                                      8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Take a cue from Actress & Entrepreneur, Kate Walsh and receive the perfect red lip application from a Sephora Makeup Expert. Kate will be on-site to help clients choose the perfect red lip color. Meet Kate’s “Boyfriend” and get ready for a night out on the town.

 

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Sephora 5 Times Square

200 West 42nd at 7th Ave

 

  • ·         True Blood® actress Kristin Bauer                                                                      7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Get eternally glamoured by the tarte™ for True Blood™ collection, inspired by the HBO® series. Pose for a picture with True Blood’s Kristin Bauer or stop by for a makeover with tarte’s artistry team. Whether you’re a supernatural beauty or a vampy vixen, this collection contains versatile shades to take you from dawn to dusk, and well into the night. Plus, you’ll have a chance to win tarte™ for True Blood™ prizes, including the limited-edition palette, natural cheek stain and LipSurgence™ natural lip tint. Will you be turned?

 

  • ·         Special Musical Performance by TV Star and Tattoo Artist Kat Von D                   9:00 pm  

Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime, two song performance featuring tattoo artist, TV star, and beauty brand creator, Kat Von D on piano and vocals by Singer/Songwriter/Producer Linda Perry.

 

  • ·         Stand in the Spotlight with Caudalie Founders                                           6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Caudalie founders Bertrand and MathildeThomas invite you to “Bare It All” for a Film Noir designed portrait shot styled by Mathilde, featuring personal items from Mathilde’s boudoir and photographed by Bertrand.

 

  • ·         Explore body art designs with Urban Decay’s Wende Zomnir                                   9:00 pm

Urban Decay’s cofounder and executive creative director Wende Zomnir will be on hand to show off their exclusive Fashion’s Night Out Starlight Glitter Body Art and new fall makeup collection

 

  • ·         Curl Consultations by Ouidad’s team of Stylists                                                     6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

A team of Ouidad experts will offer complimentary hair styling with looks borrowed from the runways, curl consultations, product recommendations and free product samples for hair of all textures.

 

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Sephora Times Square

1500 Broadway b/w 43 and 44

 

  • ·         Meet Actress Kate Walsh                                                                                      6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Take a cue from Actress & Entrepreneur, Kate Walsh and receive the perfect red lip application from a Sephora Makeup Expert. Kate will be on-site to help clients choose the perfect red lip color. Meet Kate’s “Boyfriend” and get ready for a night out on the town.

 

  • ·         Meet Lancôme Video Makeup Artist Michelle Phan                                       7:00 – 9:00 pm   

Celebrate the launch of the Lancôme HYPNÔSE Doll Lashes Mascara with Michelle Phan, Lancôme video makeup artist and YouTube sensation.

 

  • ·         Expert Advice from Park Avenue dermatologist, Dr. Sadick                  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm  

Come in for a personalized skin consultation with one of the top dermatologists in the country, Dr. Neil Sadick. Turn back the hands of time and reveal flawless, gorgeous skin, no appointment necessary.

 

  • ·         Get perfect brows by Anastasia herself                                                          7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Meet famed eyebrow queen Anastasia Soare and her team of brow and makeup artists who will help you to achieve the perfect brows and eye look as seen on the runway with step by step demonstrations.

 

  • ·         Hair Styling by ghd                                                                                                Starting at 6:00 pm

Be styled by the best from ghd’s artistic team and learn how to use your ghd styler to create the fashion forward looks inspired by Katy Perry and the Era’s Collection.

 

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Sephora Soho

555 Broadway b/w Prince and Spring

 

  • ·         Love Your Lashes with Make Up For Ever                                                     Starting at 6:00 pm

MAKE UP FOR EVER encourages you to embrace your love for lashes by creating custom faux lashes at the first-ever “Lash Lounge.”  Lash Tenders will be on-hand to help you choose your favorite lash style and more! For those in need of a little inspiration, MAKE UP FOR EVER is also creating an official Fashion’s Night Out inspired lash that will be available for purchase at all nine locations. Lash purchase required for participation.

 

  • ·         Meet the Stila Pro Team                                                                                      Starting at 6:00 pm

Sit down with the Stila Pro Team at the Beauty Studio and get a makeover and personal consultation while Stila’s professional fashion illustrators sketch your very own iconic Stila Girl.

 

  • ·         Rejuvenate at the Fresh Lip Lounge                                                               Starting at 6:00 pm

Pamper yourself with high performance bath and body products from Fresh at the Fresh Lounge. Sit back, relax and indulge in the menu of services all featuring your favorite Fresh products.

 

  • ·         Get your hair styled by Rita Hazan                                                                  8:00 pm –10:00 pm

Rita Hazan adds a splash of color to kick off Fashion’s Night Out at Sephora Soho! Join other fashionistas as they get to the root of hair coloring and styling from the renowned celebrity colorist, and watch as a professional graffiti artist transforms a canvas using Rita Hazan Root Concealer.

 

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Sephora Union Square

45 East 17th Street b/w Union Square West and Park Avenue South

 

  • ·         Meet Jewelry Designer Tarina Tarantino                                                       7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Meet accessories designer Tarina Tarantino and be the first preview the new TARINA TARANTINO Sparklicity Holiday Collection presented exclusively at Sephora!  While there, enter the sparkle factory, pose for photos with Tarina’s Sparkle girls and enter for a chance to win a sparkling assortment TARINA TARANTINO accessories and beauty items.

 

  • ·         Get a Laura Mercier Makeover                                                                           7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Update your makeup look with the help from the Laura Mercier team with a special appearance by Global Brand Ambassador Matin Maulawizada.  As one of the most sought after fashion and celebrity makeup artists, Matin is on hand to give you a new flawless look and pose for a photo.

 

  • ·         Discover GLO Science at Sephora                                                                     Starting at 6:00 pm

Meet America’s oral-health expert and GLO Science founder Dr Jonathan B. Levine, DMD. Experience the groundbreaking, teeth whitening technology with the first ever at-home whitening system— using Guided Light Optics heat and light innovation—for professional quality results.  Clients who receive a personal smile consultation with Dr. Levine will also get a free extra GLO Brilliant Whitening Mouthpiece when you purchase a GLO Brilliant Personal Teeth Whitening Device so you can share a brilliant smile with a friend, specially for Fashion’s Night Out!

 

  • ·         Face-Time with Dr. Murad                                                                                  Starting at 7:00 pm

America’s Dr. answers your personal skincare questions during one-on-one client consultations.

 

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Sephora Flatiron

119 Fifth Avenue at East 19th Street

 

  • ·         Meet Simone Legno, creator of tokidoki                                                      Starting at 6:00 pm

Watch as tokidoki designer and Italian artist Simone Legno brings his collection to life as he creates a giant mural inspired by the upcoming 24-Karat holiday collection. While there, pose for photos with “24 karat gold” male models and enter for a chance to win a tokidoki 24 karat skateboard deck signed by Simone Legno ($60 value).

 

  • ·         Lash-Out with Hourglass                                                                                      7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Desire femme fatale lashes? Stop by the lash clinic hosted by beauty expert Carisa Janes and sample the new cult eye product: Film Noir Lash Lacquer.

 

  • ·         Get your skincare questions answered by DDF’s creator, Dr. Sobel      7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dr. Sobel answer’s your personal skincare questions during one-on-one client consultations

 

  • ·         Styled by Sultra                                                                                                       Starting at 6:00 pm 

Sit down for a free styling session with Omar Lopez and his team of hairstylists, and experience Sultra’s new 3/4″ bomb shell curling iron.

 

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Sephora 34th Street

130 West 34th Street b/w 7th and Broadway

 

  • ·         Meet Celebrity Makeup Artist from “The Rachel Zoe Project”                            7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Learn A-List secrets behind Paparazzi Proof makeup looks from celebrity makeup artist, Joey Maalouf. Treat yourself to TEMPTU’s signature red carpet look and get ready to stop traffic with your Flawless Radiance.

 

  • ·         Express Yourself with NAILS Inc.                                                                                             9:00 pm

Meet and greet Thea Green, founder of one of UK’s most fashion forward nail brand that just landed at Sephora and get tips and tricks of how to wear the latest nail trends. While learning about this coveted nail collection, Sephora invites you to get polished at the new Sephora Nail Studio Art + Lacquer featuring XpresSpa.

 

  • ·         Meet Clarisonic creator and treat yourself to a mini facial                    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Find out about Clarisonic’s cutting-edge technology firsthand with a complimentary mini-facial. When you are finished pampering you skin meet creator Dr. Robb Akridge to learn more about this breakthrough skincare system and be introduced to the new Clarisonic Mia Skyline, exclusive to New York City.

 

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Sephora Lexington

711 Lexington Avenue b/w East 57 and 58

 

  • ·         Meet Tokyo’s Hello Kitty designer Yuko Yamaguchi                                 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Meet Tokyo’s Hello Kitty designer Yuko Yamaguchi and Hello Kitty.  Be the first to see the new Hello Kitty Film Noir Holiday collection presented exclusively at Sephora!  Make your FNO Hello Kitty purchase even more memorable and enjoy free engraving on select Hello Kitty items.

 

  • ·         Dr. Gross Answers Your Skincare Questions                                                 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Dr. Dennis Gross, dermatologist to the stars, rolls out the red carpet and provides one-on-one skin consultations. While there also receive an express facial dubbed “The Park Avenue Peel”!

 

  • ·         Get Brow Beautiful with Benefit                                                                      Starting at 6:00 pm

For one-night-only, purchase Benefit Brows A-Go-Go Kit and receive complimentary brow arch services from a professional on-site Benefit Aesthetician (with $50 purchase of the kit). Go-go your way to glam and get top tips from Benefit National Brow Experts.

 

  • ·         Lip Envy with Bite Beauty                                                                                    Starting at 6:00 pm

Discover your perfect antioxidant rich pout with the help from Bite Beauty makeup artists

 

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Sephora Columbus Circle

10 Columbus Circle on Broadway b/w 58 and 60

 

  • ·         Get your photo taken with the Buxom Girls                                               Starting at 6:00 pm

Go for the bold and embrace vivid color with the help from Buxom and Bare Escentuals.  Take your pick from a variety of stunning lip shades of Buxom® Big & Healthy™ Lip Polish and bareMinerals® Pretty Amazing™ Lipcolor and pucker up for the camera!  Just for trying, you’ll receive a sample of Buxom Lash Mascara to go along with your luscious look-at-me lips.

 

  • ·         Have a portrait drawn with Peter Thomas Roth’s new liner                Starting at 8:00 pm

Let Peter Thomas Roth show you how to achieve lashes to die for and get your portrait drawn with his new eyeliner. Artists will be on hand.

 

  • ·         Achieve glowing skin with St. Tropez tanning experts                         Starting at 10:00 pm

Learn how to get the perfect faux glow/ a flawless faux glow from St. Tropez team of skin-finishing experts.  They will be providing arm and leg consults.

 

Maybelline is All A Twitter

On Sunday, August 14th from 7pm – 9 pm EST Maybelline will be throwing a Twitter Party in celebration of their 40th Anniversary of Great Lash, their #1 selling mascara. It will be an evening of Great Lash fun, including beauty tips, trivia and Great Lash prizes.

The evening will also celebrate the launch of the Great Lash Limited Edition collection designed by Max Azria, Vivienne Tam and Tracy Reese available exclusively through Target. The three new mascaras will be available starting August 14th through Target.com and available in Target stores nationwide on August 21st.