YOU’RE INVITED: The Boots Summer Beauty Weekender
IMAGE Magazine and Boots invite you to an outstanding weekend of beauty excitement, expertise and insider tips. Combining the hottest talent in the business, with plenty of special guests and generous hospitality, this will be a weekend of beauty-packed, selfie-snapping fun as we deep-dive into everything the world’s of hair, fragrance, skincare, suncare and cosmetics have to offer. Over Thursday evening, July 13 and all day Saturday, July 15, Boots, in association with IMAGE Magazine, will present a calendar of drop-in sessions, interviews, makeovers and meet and greets.
So what’s happening at the Boots Summer Beauty Weekender?
- LEARN ABOUT GREAT SKINCARE
- TRY A NEW WORLD OF MAKE-UP AND HAIR PRODUCTS TO EVOLVE YOUR BEAUTY LOOK.
- MEET THE INFLUENCERS AND CELEBRITIES WHO GET IT RIGHT (AND HEAR A FEW OF THEIR SECRETS)
- GEN UP ON THE LATEST TRENDS
- DISCOVER TIPS AND TRICKS TO GET THE BEST FROM YOUR BEAUTY BAG
- WIN PRIZES AND ENJOY A HOST OF ON-COUNTER TREATS
- FOLLOW ALL THE ACTION ON SOCIAL MEDIA
- GET INVOLVED BY JOINING THE CONVERSATION – EITHER IN PERSON, OR ONLINE
THURSDAY, JULY 13, 5PM
WITH TARA O’FARRELL
IMAGE digital director and make-up artist Ellie Balfe, and beauty influencer Tara O’Farrell join forces for an interactive beauty workshop that’s all about the glow. Discover how the right skincare and preparation form the basis for perfect summer make-up looks. en learn about selecting the right foundation, concealing, revealing and highlighting to maximise glowing summer skin.
THURSDAY JULY 13, 6.15PM
WITH MARISSA CARTER
The weekend starts here! Join Cocoa Brown #girlboss Marissa Carter for a masterclass in perfect, safe, streak-free self-tanning. She’ll share expert tips on application, exfoliation and great fading, plus some smart tricks such as tan-touring, highlighting and the slimming effects of shimmer and tan-tone. The session will highlight the best of all Boots has to offer in this massively popular beauty category, plus plenty of time for questions and selfies.
THURSDAY JULY 13, 7PM
WITH JENNIFER ROCK (THE SKIN NERD)
Great make-up starts with stunning skin. Jennifer Rock (aka The Skin Nerd) demystifies skincare as she covers the steps, the order, the application and the cleansing thereof. Incorporating just the right amount of user-friendly science, she’ll cut through fads to select the heroes that should be on our bathroom shelves. And as summer temperatures soar, she’ll also outline the pillars of smart suncare.
SATURDAY, JULY 15, 1PM
WITH ELIZABETH WHELAN
How you mature is entirely up to you. Join holistic therapist and skincare expert Elizabeth Whelan (zestivo.com) for a workshop that covers skin heroes, nutrition, personal development and loads of easy-to-adopt, bright ideas to make the rest of your life the best of your life.
SATURDAY, JULY 15, 2.30PM
FROM RUNWAY TO REALITY
Visiting Dublin exclusively for this special appearance, Alessandra Steinherr is one of the world’s most infuential beauty gurus. As beauty director of Glamour Magazine UK and a digital superstar, she’s been at every fashion-forward front row, granted access all areas to see the world’s hair and beauty heroes at work, and she’s tried skincare, make-up and beauty gadgets sourced from all over the world. Join us as Alessandra chats with IMAGE editor-in- chief Melanie Morris about her favourite products, key looks, expressions and trends and how to incorporate them into real life.
SATURDAY JULY 15, 4PM
WITH KEN BOYLAN
IMAGE digital director Ellie Balfe leads an interactive workshop with make-up artist Ken Boylan as he demonstrates some perfect Saturday night looks. Over the course of the session, Ken will share his make- up bag must-haves and show step-by-step instructions on nailing techniques such as the smoky eye, the perfect lip, winged liner… and how to master all. There’ll be plenty of audience interaction as we get set to go out!
See you soon for a weekend of drop-in sessions, interviews, makeovers and meet and greets!