CHICAGO, IL – The Makeup Show continues to be a resource for makeup artists and enthusiasts by bringing together some of the biggest and best brands in the industry all under one roof. Whether you want the latest scoop on hot products or cool trends this is the place to be to meet the famous faces behind the brands as well as the international artists and educators.
It will be held on: Sunday, June 9, 2013 from 9am to 6pm and on Monday, June 10, 2013 from 9am to 5pm at Bridgeport Art Center, 1200 W. 35th Street, Chicago. For a complete list of participating brands, educational speakers, schedule of events and prices, please visit www.themakeupshow.com.
The Makeup Show’s Director of Education and Artists Relations, Celebrity Makeup Artist James Vincent, knows Chicago well and has witnessed first hand the humidity and hot summer days that make it nearly impossible for women to keep their makeup looking polished and perfect. Having worked with such celebrities as Florence Welch, Jillian Michaels and Joan Jett for Chicagoland performances he has some insight on how to keep your complexion set and your color makeup looking its best while beating the summer heat.
Amazing educators including: Lori Taylor, Merrell Hollis, Eve Pearl, James Boehmer, Sian Richards, Sutan Amrull, Danessa Myricks, Orlando Santiago, James Vincent, Eugenia Weston, Crystal Wright, Phuong Tran, Jill Glaser, Victor Cembellin, Sindy Perez, Cory Bishop, Nicky Posley, Alphonse Wiebelt, Buntricia Bastian and Athena Zhe will also be at this event.
Celebrity makeup artist James Vincent dishes on the must-have trends and products for the hot summer days of Chicago.
Look 1 – Grunge Gorgeousness This nod to the nineties was all over the runway and red carpet this season including designers Rick Owens, Diane Von Furstenberg and Alexander McQueen. It is perfect for a day at the beach or brunch with the girls. Easy and effortless this looks lends itself to dressing up or dressing down and gives a fashion edge to even the simplest look.
Look 2 –Gold Rush As seen on the summer runways for Chanel, Versace and Gucci the gilded eye look will have every woman getting attention. Mined metals have made a big impact this season and gold is flattering for any and every skin tone from the lightest to the darkest.
Look 3 – Think Pink Let pink be your signature color like designers Dries Van Noten, Donna Karan and Michael Kors. Keep this bold, beautiful color in an easy to wear application by making a monochromatic statement with pink applied everywhere and anywhere in your makeup application.
Sponsor Representation The Makeup Show Chicago will feature Diamond Sponsor MAKE UP FOR EVER, Platinum Sponsor Crown Brush and Temptu PRO, Silver Sponsor NARS, Supporting Sponsors Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, INGLOT Cosmetics, Stila Cosmetics, The Powder Group and On Makeup Magazine.
About The Makeup Show Chicago
The Makeup Show is owned and produced by Metropolitan Event & Production and travels internationally from LA, NYC, Chicago, Europe, and Orlando. Bringing each destination over 60 beauty brands, and unique convergence of artists and community, where beauty professionals are sure to find an artistic energy that will inspire any beauty buff, from the passionate beginner to the seasoned professional. Each show offers an unparalleled lineup of education and appearances from top beauty professionals and focuses on career building and networking within the makeup community. The show provides a unique experience for the makeup professional to network directly from the best in the business.