Welcome to the Beauty Beat, a new feature where we round up beauty news from across the city and beyond. From new products to promotions, launches and everything in between, we’re here to keep you looking good.
Fashion Week is nigh, and that means the cruel expectation to look glam 24/7 while still managing to make it to all of the shows and meet deadlines.
Here are some of the best deals for New York Fashion Week.
- Uber and at-home beauty service GLAMSQUAD have teamed up for a Fashion Week package. For $40, an Uber car will rush some of GLAMSQUAD’s top staffers for a combined hair and makeup makeover. But they don’t come empty-handed. As part of the promotion, these magical makeup fairies bring a goodie bag with Fashion Week survival musts. Just use the promo UBERGLAM to unlock the special pricing (regular price is $125).
- L’Occitane is kicking off Fashion Week with East Village speakeasy Please Don’t Tell and Mediterranean restaurant Fig & Olive. The French beauty brand is offering a night of specialty cocktails and beauty treatments at its flagship in the Flatiron District and gifts with and purchases.Sept. 4, 6 to 9 p.m.Flatiron Flagship boutique at 170 Fifth Avenue
LET’S DO THE TIME WARP
The geniuses at MAC are at it again, this time with a “Rocky Horror Picture Show”-themed collection that pays homage to the cult classic’s 40th anniversary.
The collection – which is due out just in time for Halloween – has all the fixings for a glamtastic face, including lipsticks, eyeshadows, blush, and glitter to satisfy the greediest of Translyvanians.
We especially can't wait for the Strange Journey matte lipstick or the glitters, in Gold and 3D black.Make Up For Ever