Global beauty events in October (reminder)

(Relaxnews) -

After much ado, the Twilight-inspired beauty range finally hits US stores this month as does actress Reese Witherspoon's first scent, just one of many celebrity fragrances released this fall in order to push holiday sales. Also, Clinique's Fresh Faces tour continues, and comedian Chris Rock debuts a whole movie about hair.

Product launches

Twilight Beauty

After pre-selling its products online, the new movie saga-inspired beauty line will go on sale at US stores this month: Volturi Twilight hits retailers Hot Topic, Torrid and Ulta October 30 (priced at $9 - $19), and the second branch, Luna Twilight, will be available at department stores Nordstrom and Dillard's from October 15 ($18 - $34).

Site: www.twilightbeauty.com

Custo Man

Following the Spanish fashion label's first eponymous scent for women, Custo Man will be released onto the international market in October.

International

Site: www.custo-barcelona.com

Eau Mega

Avant-garde Dutch designers Viktor & Rolf are launching their much-anticipated new women's perfume Eau Mega this month. This marks the third fragrance launch by Viktor & Rolf who already were successful in the sector with their Antidote and Flowerbomb perfumes.

International

Site: www.viktor-rolf.com

In Bloom by Reese Witherspoon

The Hollywood actress's flowery first scent will go on sale in Avon catalogues this month.

US

Site: www.avon.com

Chanel Rouge Allure Laquers

The label's classic lipstick will come in new shiny laquers ranging from reds (Coromandel, Dragon), to corals (Mandarin, Santal), chestnut browns (Impérial, Dynastie) and powdery rosés (Ming, Phoenix), priced at $32.

International

Site: www.chanel.com

Events

Clinique's Fresh Faces Tour

Ongoing

The label continues its beauty tour throughout the US together with teen star Taylor Momsen. Young beauty fans will have the chance of getting their make-up done by an expert, have their picture taken and enter their best shot into the Fresh Faces modelling competition. In addition, shoppers will be able to listen to the tunes of live DJs and snatch up beauty freebies at all of the locations.

October 1-2: University, MS
The University of Mississippi, Union Plaza, University Avenue
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

October 6-7: Orlando, FL
University of Central Florida, Memory Mall, 4000 Central Florida Blvd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

October 13-14: Tallahassee, FL
Florida State University, Union Green (Outside of Oglesby Union), 87 North Woodward Avenue
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

October 19-20: Houston, TX
Texas A&M University, North Campus (Outside of Sbisa Dining Hall), Corner of Hogg St and Asbury St, College Station
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

October 22-23: Austin, TX
University of Texas- Austin, Quarters on Campus Residences, West Campus, 2209 Rio Grande St
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

October 28-29: La Jolla, CA
University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, Town Square
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Site: www.cliniquefreshfaces.com

NYC Beauty Sample Sale

October 7

Major beauty companies will host an extravaganza of presentations, workshops and, of course, freebies from 6pm to 9pm at the R Bar in New York.

Site: www.prettycity.com

Autumn Perfumes Exhibition

October 22-31

Merging "ancient, oiled scents from the Arabian Gulf, modern cosmetic brands and everything else in-between," the Kuwait event is designed to provide common ground for Eastern and Western beauty brands. The fair, which covers everything from men's products to nail, hair, and spa products as well as cosmetics and packaging, is business-only but an important trend indicator for the industry.

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Site: www.kif.net

Movie premiere: Good Hair by Chris Rock

October 23

US comedian Chris Rock's documentary about African American hair culture tries to clear up the difference between "good" and "bad" hair, finding out what is in and on black women's heads.

US

Site: www.goodhairmovie.net

Life and Style
ebookNow available in paperback
ebooks
ebookA delicious collection of 50 meaty main courses
Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
SPONSORED FEATURES
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

ES Rentals

    iJobs Job Widget
    iJobs Fashion

    Recruitment Genius: Clinical Lead / RGN

    £40000 - £42000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: This is an exciting opportunity...

    Recruitment Genius: IT Sales Consultant

    £35000 - £40000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: This IT support company has a n...

    Recruitment Genius: Works Engineer

    Negotiable: Recruitment Genius: A works engineer is required in a progressive ...

    Recruitment Genius: Trainee Hire Manager - Tool Hire

    £21000 - £25000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: Our client is seeking someone w...

    Day In a Page

    Isis profits from destruction of antiquities by selling relics to dealers - and then blowing up the buildings they come from to conceal the evidence of looting

    How Isis profits from destruction of antiquities

    Robert Fisk on the terrorist group's manipulation of the market to increase the price of artefacts
    Labour leadership: Andy Burnham urges Jeremy Corbyn voters to think again in last-minute plea

    'If we lose touch we’ll end up with two decades of the Tories'

    In an exclusive interview, Andy Burnham urges Jeremy Corbyn voters to think again in last-minute plea
    Tunisia fears its Arab Spring could be reversed as the new regime becomes as intolerant of dissent as its predecessor

    The Arab Spring reversed

    Tunisian protesters fear that a new law will whitewash corrupt businessmen and officials, but they are finding that the new regime is becoming as intolerant of dissent as its predecessor
    King Arthur: Legendary figure was real and lived most of his life in Strathclyde, academic claims

    Academic claims King Arthur was real - and reveals where he lived

    Dr Andrew Breeze says the legendary figure did exist – but was a general, not a king
    Earth has 'lost more than half its trees' since humans first started cutting them down

    Axe-wielding Man fells half the world’s trees – leaving us just 422 each

    However, the number of trees may be eight times higher than previously thought
    Theme parks continue to draw in thrill-seekers despite the risks - so why are we so addicted?

    Why are we addicted to theme parks?

    Now that Banksy has unveiled his own dystopian version, Christopher Beanland considers the ups and downs of our endless quest for amusement
    Tourism in Iran: The country will soon be opening up again after years of isolation

    Iran is opening up again to tourists

    After years of isolation, Iran is reopening its embassies abroad. Soon, there'll be the chance for the adventurous to holiday there
    10 best PS4 games

    10 best PS4 games

    Can’t wait for the new round of blockbusters due out this autumn? We played through last year’s offering
    Transfer window: Ten things we learnt

    Ten things we learnt from the transfer window

    Record-breaking spending shows FFP restraint no longer applies
    Migrant crisis: UN official Philippe Douste-Blazy reveals the harrowing sights he encountered among refugees arriving on Lampedusa

    ‘Can we really just turn away?’

    Dead bodies, men drowning, women miscarrying – a senior UN figure on the horrors he has witnessed among migrants arriving on Lampedusa, and urges politicians not to underestimate our caring nature
    Nine of Syria and Iraq's 10 world heritage sites are in danger as Isis ravages centuries of history

    Nine of Syria and Iraq's 10 world heritage sites are in danger...

    ... and not just because of Isis vandalism
    Girl on a Plane: An exclusive extract of the novelisation inspired by the 1970 Palestinian fighters hijack

    Girl on a Plane

    An exclusive extract of the novelisation inspired by the 1970 Palestinian fighters hijack
    Why Frederick Forsyth's spying days could spell disaster for today's journalists

    Why Frederick Forsyth's spying days could spell disaster for today's journalists

    The author of 'The Day of the Jackal' has revealed he spied for MI6 while a foreign correspondent
    Markus Persson: If being that rich is so bad, why not just give it all away?

    That's a bit rich

    The billionaire inventor of computer game Minecraft says he is bored, lonely and isolated by his vast wealth. If it’s that bad, says Simon Kelner, why not just give it all away?
    Euro 2016: Chris Coleman on course to end half a century of hurt for Wales

    Coleman on course to end half a century of hurt for Wales

    Wales last qualified for major tournament in 1958 but after several near misses the current crop can book place at Euro 2016 and end all the indifference