Last week The Indie Beauty Expo returned to NYC’s Metropolitan Pavillion for the second year and it was a dream come true for lovers of skincare, makeup, fragrance, and more… Over 130 Indie Beauty Brands from all over the world gathered to showcase their newest, best selling, and future product ideas. To name a few ,and there were many many more were Skinvolve, Au Naturale Cosmetics, Hydrohair, Phace BioActive, LiftLab, All Caps, (Shower, Sleep Spa), Goldfaden MD, Lyeska, NuVsio, Volante Skincare and Unwash.
Open only to trade professionals and press on the second day, brands had the ability to connect and make relationships directly with buyers, retailers, beauty bloggers, and editors.
Day one, also known as Shop Indie, was a sold out event for over 900 consumers. Vendors offered big discounts and the open bar was sponsored by Boston Beer’s latest beverage, Truly Spiked & Sparkling. Crowns by Christy provided stunning flower crowns, Chic Studios provided a braid and lip bar, Amika had hair touch-ups, Beauty RX by Dr. Schultz offered quick mini face peels while DJ Alexis Krauss of The Sleigh Bells spun tunes for the crowd.
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Guests had a chance to listen to expert presentations on all things beauty from the Founder of Clarisonic, Dr.Robb and actress Kimberly Elise to beauty experts Nadine Abramcyk of TenOverTen, Blair Lawson of Goop, and Annie Atkinson of She’s In The Glow.
With so many new and exciting products coming this fall we are looking forward to providing more in-depth reviews and will keep you posted here!