Meg here! I know, I know-it’s always NYC or LA. I know, I totally used to feel your pain! I am always happy when I get to write “Coming Up In Virginia” because I know…Cut you beauty mavens a break right? So sorry USA but from all the releases I get sent the big beauty companies haven’t tapped into everyone’s backyard yet! If you are in the city that never sleeps then you might want to take a stroll to Grand Central Station..This just in..
MAYBELLINE NEW YORK TO HOLD SENSATIONAL EVENT JULY 30
AT GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL RITE AID AND OUTSIDE GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL
Professional Makeup Artists to Offer On-The-Spot Mini Sensational Lipcolor Makeovers Inside Rite Aid
and Under Grand Central Taxi Stand at 43rd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue
Live Musical Performances by the Cast of Broadway’s CHICAGO the Musical Under the Grand Central Taxi Stand
Camp Hill, PA (July 27, 2009) – Maybelline New York will be center stage Thursday, July 30, with the cast of Broadway’s CHICAGO the Musical to launch Maybelline New York’s new Color Sensational Lipcolor. The fun starts with free on-the-spot mini sensational lipcolor makeovers at the Rite Aid in Grand Central Terminal and outside under the Grand Central Taxi Stand at 43rd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue. Highlighting the event will be live musical performances by the cast of Broadway’s CHICAGO the Musical under the Grand Central Taxi Stand at 3:30 and 4:30 p.m.
Professional makeup artists will provide lip-scriptions and help women identify their perfect lip shades and offer first come, first served mini sensational lipcolor makeovers at Rite Aid, 26 Grand Central Terminal, July 30, 8-10 a.m., 12-2 p.m. and 3-7 p.m. Makeup artists also will be outside under the Taxi Stand at Grand Central Terminal 3-7 p.m.
Visitors can enter to win free tickets to Broadway’s CHICAGO the Musical, with Maybelline New York giving away a free pair of tickets every hour between 3 and 7 p.m. Coupons for Maybelline New York’s Color Sensational Lipcolor, gift bags filled with sample size products and 50 percent off discounts for CHICAGO the Musical will be available on a first come, first served basis.
“We’re thrilled to support the national debut of Maybelline New York’s Color Sensational Lipcolor with the lipcolor makeovers at our Grand Central Station Rite Aid store,” said Judy Wray, Rite Aid Category Manager, Cosmetics/ Fragrances. “From the CHICAGO Dance Mob street team dressed in costume promoting the event inside and outside Grand Central Station to the street performances of the cast of Broadway’s CHICAGO the Musical, this is a tremendously creative promotion that is sure to get some attention.”
The promotion also gives Rite Aid customers a sensational deal on tickets to the hottest show on Broadway, CHICAGO the Musical. Tickets are available for as low as $64 now through Oct. 6 and can be obtained by visiting Broadwayoffers.com or calling 212-947-8844 and using the code CHMBRO625.
Lucky Cityslickers-let us know how it went!