Can you believe it’s already Day Two of the IMAGE Beauty Festival, powered by Samsung? Here’s a run-down of what’s happening on each stage, as well as the experiences and beauty treatments on offer (and a few photographs from Day One)…
For the last few months, IMAGE HQ has been working hard to bring a veritable feast of beauty, brands, trends, treats and talent to create the IMAGE Beauty Festival; the best weekend ever for beauty lovers in Ireland.
Get ready for a weekend of beauty pampering; masterclasses; workshops; complimentary treatments; mingling with beauty heavy-hitters, and a glorious free gift bag filled with over €100 worth of IMAGE-approved beauty heroes
There are some last-minute tickets (starting at €45) ; grab yours here or on the door!
If you’ve already nabbed your tickets and are looking forward to the day ahead, here’s today’s full line-up of talks, demos, experiences and treatments:
Boots Beauty Stage
11.00 Face Time
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.
14:30 Make-up Masterclass
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.
Samsung Beauty Theatre
12.00 Beauty Outside the Box
A conversation about natural beauty trends and how art influences make-up. Andrea Horan moderates a panel of experts who have alternative perspectives on the world of beauty: Anthony Ussher from 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.
13:30 Patrick Ta Irish Masterclass – Ireland Exclusive
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. Booking fees apply.
16.00 How to Build a Beauty Brand
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.
17:15 Your best skin with Nichola Joss
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.
10:30 Morning Flow Yoga
Start the day with a little mindful movement with award-winning yoga instructor Sinéad Mooney (@moonsyoga). Find us all in the Wellness Zone.
This two-day beauty extravaganza is jam-packed with experiential activations and demonstrations for you to engage with throughout your visit. Create lasting memories with friends; become a ‘cover girl’ for the day and capture the perfect snap in our glamorous IMAGE photo-op areas. Or, sit back and relax listening to live DJs in the IMAGE Beauty Festival chill-out zone.
There are a limited number of General Admission tickets (priced at €45) and Patrick Ta Masterclass tickets (€65, including general admission) available.
Photo: IMAGE Media
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