Beauty aficionados at the upcoming Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim will be able to receive tips from the Make Up For Ever Make Up School in Miami, Florida, while cosmetic artist to the stars Valenté Frazier will be a special guest IMATS Vancouver in Canada.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim
Miami Beach, Florida
As the world's largest swim industry event, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim will see over 30 international designers presenting their Spring/Summer 2013 beach collections, with big names including Dolores Cortés, Luli Fama and Suboo on the lineup. This year, Make Up For Ever will serve as the official makeup sponsor, providing artistic makeup application backstage at top swim shows and bringing its Make Up School to Miami to teach Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim attendees expert application techniques.
The International Make-Up Artist Trade Show, created in 1997 by Make-Up Artist magazine publisher Michael Key, is the make-up world's biggest gathering, with a diverse mix of products and demonstrations. Each year, thousands of makeup artists, vendors and enthusiasts gather across four countries in six cities, with London kicking off the year's events in February. It is now the turn of Vancouver, Canada, with special guests including Emmy Award-winning make-up artist Valenté Frazier, who has worked with A-list clients including Iman, Rihanna and Heidi Klum.
Cosmoprof Las Vegas
Las Vegas, USA
Kicking off July 22 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Cosmoprof North America typically attracts around 25,000 visitors from some 105 countries and is considered one of the most important events for discovering emerging beauty trends. Highlights for this summer's edition include trend-spotting expert guests from some of the world's biggest beauty sites such as BellaSugar.com and DailyMakeover.com.
Lakmé Fashion Week
Jointly organized by beauty brand Lakmé and fashion events company IMG, Lakmé Fashion Week aims to integrate India into the global fashion world. Now in its 13th year, the event will host over 80 designers, while special beauty expert guests include Kapil Bhalla, who has designed makeup looks for major Bollywood stars including Shilpa Shetty.