Singer Fergie's first fragrance, Outspoken, goes on sale next month together with a handful of new designer scents. Also coming up: Topshop's first beauty collection, and the German fragrance awards.
International Beauty Show (IBS)
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Beauty professionals from around the globe will come together at Sin City's Convention Center to start shaping the next trends in nail art, hair, and makeup.
The biggest celebrity fragrance launch this month comes courtesy of Avon, with Fergie's Outspoken hitting the shelves. Other new perfumes going on sale in May include Replay's Replay Refresh, Moschino's Toujours Glamour, Guerlain's La Cologne du Parfumeur, Diptyque's Vetyverio, and the new fragrance released as part of Bond no. 9's Andy Warhol collection: Montauk.
Topshop beauty launch
The UK retail chain's first beauty range - featuring everything from lipsticks to eye pencils and nail polishes - was inspired by festivals and will be priced from £4 to £10 ($6 to $15).
Germany's biggest fragrance award will name last year's best releases. Nominations include A Scent by Issey Miyake and Boss Orange by Hugo Boss in women's as well as Only the Brave by Diesel and 1 Million by Paco Rabanne - both already successful at the British and French awards - while Halle Berry and Christina Aguilera's scents are also listed.
The Makeup Show
May 16 - 17
New York, US
An event for makeup professionals, the fifth edition of New York City's Makeup Show will include workshops, keynotes, and exhibitions. The two-day fair also hosts editions in Los Angeles and Miami.