The Makeup Show NYC took place on May 5th and 6th at the Metropolitan Pavilion, featuring over 85 beauty brands and nearly 50 keynote speakers and seminars. The largest pro-driven beauty event introduced the newest products on the market and focusing on education in the pro community, with nearly 7,000 attendees. This year The Makeup Show NYC launched a mobile app, complete with show info, floor plan, exhibitors and hands-on workshops.
This year's brands included Diamond Sponsor MAKE UP FOREVER, Platinum Sponsor Crown Brush and Temptu PRO, Silver Sponsor NARS, Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics and Stila, Supporting Sponsors Smashbox, INGLOT Cosmetics, Alcone Company, The Powder Group and On Makeup Magazine. New and returning brands included Embryolisse USA, Cinema Secrets, Ellis Faas, Face Atelier, MAC Cosmetics, Mario Badescu Skin Care, Mehron, Naked Cosmetics, Senna Cosmetics, T3 Micro, Tweezerman, Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics, Layla Cosmetics, Z Palette, AJ Crimson and Cattiva Cosmetics.
Here are some highlights from The Makeup Show 2013.
INGLOT Cosmetics May launches - Colour Play Eyeliner and Satin Rainbow Eye Shadows, and recently launched pastel Nail Enamel collection
Already in love with Alcone at home magnetized travel palettes and bling lip gloss with mirror
Airbrush artistry with Kett Cosmetics
bdellium tools Pink Bambu brushes
T3 Micro styling tools, including the new BodyWaver large barrel styling iron used to style my hair
Thanks to Dan Sharpe, adding waves, body and volume to my hair
Cattiva cosmetics, adding a little bling to your beauty
MAKE UP FOR EVER introduced 12 new shades to the Aqua range including Aqua Rouge, Aqua Lip, Aqua Cream and Aqua Eyes
MAKE UP FOR EVER Mist & Fix and HD Microfinish Powder
MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy
I'm used to seeing a mob of people surrounding MAKE UP FOREVER, INGLOT Cosmetics and Nars, but this year it was incredibly crowded at Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar
Armour Beauty Lip Gloss
At TEI Spa, I found myself obsessing over the EssenceAir Diffuser & Essential Oils
- Kim Weling