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Beauty Festival-2019

It’s the most beautiful thing happening in Dublin this summer…

Join us for an unforgettable weekend in the heart of the Irish capital. In yet another first, we at IMAGE are so excited to be launching The IMAGE Beauty Festival – a beauty wonderland, where attendees will enjoy two days of talks, workshops, masterclasses and experiences as we present Ireland’s first ever, totally immersive beauty experience.

The IMAGE Beauty Festival, powered by Samsung, is taking place at Point Square, Dublin on May 25-26, featuring the very best in homegrown Irish and international hair, skin and beauty experts, celebrities and influencers.


Ireland’s first ever beauty festival! For two days, attendees will be transported to an amazing world of treatments tutorials, celebrity guests, masterclasses, free gifts and more.

The Samsung Beauty Theatre with a full schedule of talks featuring household names and creative heroes.

The IMAGE Beauty Arena, where international names will appear, often for the very first time in Ireland.

The Boots Beauty Stage showcasing Irish talent at their most creative.

A gift bag worth over €100!

Interactive IMAGE cover shoots, wellness and a chance to buy, try and evolve your beauty look.Once through the doors, attendees will enjoy a thoroughly engaging experience, enhanced with plenty of additional treats, surprises and gifts.

Brought to you by IMAGE Media, the same team behind the Business of Beauty Awards, the IMAGE Beauty Festival will be a fully-immersive event.

What's On

Full schedule coming soon....
10.30am - MORNING FLOW YOGA - Wellness Zone

Morning Flow Yoga with luluLemon. Start the day with a little mindful meditation and movement with award-winning yoga instructor Sinéad Mooney @moonsyoga. Free of charge, but registration is required.

11.15am - PERFECTLY IMPERFECT - Samsung Beauty Theatre

Perfectly Imperfect - Embracing Beauty In All It's Shapes And Forms. Writer, cook and podcast host Sophie White hosts a stellar panel of comedienne Joanne McNally, journalist Niamh O'Donoghue, television presenter Nadine Reid and Getty Image's Jacqueline Bourke who'll weigh in on why it's time to stop giving women labels in 2019. Free of charge, but registration is required.

10.30am - DREAM TEAM - Boots Beauty Stage

James Patrice and Tara O'Farrell team up to deliver a fresh take on summer makeovers. Join the fun as make-up pro Tara performs a live model make-up demo and James Patrice offers his unique take on proceedings. Instagram gold. Free of charge, but registration is required.

12pm - BEAUTY & TRAVEL - Boots Beauty Stage

Beauty & Travel. Nadia El Feradoussi turned her background in make-up artistry into a career that has seen her transform from beauty editor into travel influencer. She's staying put in Ireland long enough to host this unique presentation on how to protect your skin and update your make-up bag while on the go. Join her for some genius insights just in time for your holidays. Free of charge, but registration is required.

12pm - GUIDED MEDITATION - Wellness Zone

Award-winning yoga instructor Sinéad Mooney will lead a 30-minute guided meditation, boosting tissue and cell repair, giving your skin a fresh, youthful glow. Free of charge, but registration is required.

1pm – SO YOU WANT TO BE A BEAUTY INFLUENCER – Samsung Beauty Theatre

What does it take to turn likes into lolly and loot? Join talent manager Jules Fallon, and leading Irish beauty influencers Triona McCarthy and Rosie Connolly – Quinn as they discuss social media perks and pitfalls.

2pm - HIGH STREET BEAUTY LOVES - Boots Beauty Stage

High Street Beauty Loves. Join celebrity make-up artist Christine Lucignano as she shares her top picks from the high street. With over three decades at the forefront of beauty, she has worked in editorial, advertising, catwalk and has painted many famous faces from Gisele to Clint Eastwood, Bill Clinton to Elizabeth Taylor, to name just a few. What this woman doesn't know about make-up isn't worth knowing. Free of charge, but registration is required.

2.30pm - MY LIFE THROUGH BEAUTY - Samsung Beauty Theatre

Join Vogue Williams as she reveals the make-up, skincare and scents that have seen her through the landmarks of her life. Free of charge, but registration is required.

4pm - FROM RED CARPET TO REALITY - Samsung Beauty Theatre

Meet the pros who create some of the hottest red carpet looks both at home and abroad. Our expert panel has all the secrets. LA-based make-up artist Patrick Ta joins Adam Reed, L’Oréal Professionnel UK Editorial Ambassador and one of Ireland's most in demand session stylists David Cashman. Free of charge, but registration is required.

5.15pm - FACE OFF - Samsung Beauty Theatre

Face Off - Michelle Regazolli Vs Aimee Connolly. Two celebrity MUAs, two very different looks, one lively session! Free of charge, but registration is required.

10.30am - MORNING FLOW YOGA - Wellness Zone

Morning Flow Yoga with luluLemon. Start the day with a little mindful meditation and movement with award-winning yoga instructor Sinéad Mooney @moonsyoga. Free of charge, but registration is required.

11am - FACE TIME - Boots Beauty Stage

Don't miss Jennifer Rock aka The Skin Nerd deliver her top skin commandments. The award-winning skin lecturer and multi-award winning facialist will advise on the best products to suit various skin types and answer any pressing skin concerns. Free of charge, but registration is required.

12pm - BEAUTY OUTSIDE THE BOX - Samsung Beauty Theatre

Beauty Outside The Box - A conversation about natural beauty trends and how art influences make-up. Andrea Horan moderating a panel of experts who have alternative perspectives on the world of beauty: Anthony Ussher - Coterie Salon Dublin, Clutch Chicken London, Kate Moss' hairdresser, Amanda Nordell - nurse turned facial acupuncturist and Sinead Rice, head of education at The National Gallery.


Join one of this generation's most prolific make-up artists at his first ever Irish masterclass. Patrick Ta will showcase his signature glowy red carpet look perfect for summer. Always starting with a clean base, Patrick will demonstrate his go-to products and why to prep the skin perfectly for make-up, then work up to his classic trademark eye, and lastly how he achieves the and iconic summer lip. It’s all about the Patrick Ta glow! €65 per ticket, which includes general admission to the Beauty Festival. Booking fees apply.

2.30Pm - MAKE-UP MASTERCLASS - Boots Beauty Stage

Join Paula Callan as she performs a model makeover in real time. Watch this award-winning MUA and discover the secrets behind a career that has spanned more than 20 years. Free of charge, but registration is required.

4pm - HOW TO BUILD A BEAUTY BRAND - Samsung Beauty Theatre

Join group contributing editor Melanie Morris in conversation with award-winning spa consultant and founder at MOSS WELLNESS Consultancy and spa brand Moss of the Isles Peigín Crowley, presenter and founder of men’s grooming brand Kennedy & Co Darren Kennedy, and IMAGE Beauty Entrepreneur of the Year 2019 and founder of Cocoa Brown and Carter Beauty Cosmetics Marissa Carter, who will discuss the business of beauty.

5.15pm - YOUR BEST SKIN WITH NICHOLA JOSS - Samsung Beauty Theatre

Join Decléor skincare expert and internationally renowned beauty therapist Nichola Joss for a fascinating insight into all things skin related. Nichola is the beauty therapist of choice for A-list beauties such as Kate Moss, Meghan Markle, Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank, Gisele Bündchen and Gwyneth Paltrow, so there is nothing she doesn't know about perfecting your pores.

Tickets Include

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Masterclasses and Panel Discussions

We have an incredible line-up of make-up masterclasses and insightful panel discussions on a range of topics to keep you busy throughout the day. From your favourite household names to major international beauty stars, you can tailor your day to suit your interests by picking and choosing the talks from our star-studded schedule.


This two-day beauty extravaganza will be jam-packed with experiential activations and demonstrations for you to engage with throughout your visit. Create lasting memories with friends or become a cover girl for the day and capture the perfect snap in our glamorous IMAGE photo op areas throughout the festival or sit back and relax listening to live DJs in the IMAGE Beauty Festival chill-out zone.

Complimentary Services

Indulge in an incredible offering of complimentary services throughout the day for the ultimate beauty day out. Experts in the industry will be on hand to offer you helpful hints and beauty tips as you sit back, relax and get pampered by the professionals free of charge – a beauty lover's dream!


Beauty browsing is thirsty work. Take time out during the day to relax and refuel in our bespoke dining area. From nourishing bites to elegant afternoon tea, there is something to tickle all tastebuds. Treat yourself to a glass of bubbles with your friends as you soak up the incredible atmosphere at the IMAGE Beauty Festival.


Testing products is great, but what if you find the one and want to invest? We have you covered at the beauty marketplace, where you will be able to browse and shop an amazing range of IMAGE-approved brands over the weekend. Treat yourself to a cult favourite or the newest beauty innovation.

The Venue

The IMAGE Beauty Festival takes place in Point Square, Dublin.

Click here for more information on how to get there.



IMAGE would like to thank the following partners for their help in bringing the inaugural festival to life.