Monday, March 21, 2016

Beauty Live 2016 Showcases Olympians, Real Housewives, Beauty Brandsand More April 9-10

Every year, thousands of women join together at Galleria Dallas for Beauty Live, the largest consumer beauty event in the Southwest. This year, the event is April 9-10, and new this year, tickets are not required for the onstage expert sessions. Fashion and figure skating icon Johnny Weir will be onsite at Galleria Dallas on Sunday, April 10 to dish on his fashion secrets with Steve Kemble and to skate for fans! In addition to onstage sessions, there are fun, free experiences around every corner. Dozens of beauty experts populate Beauty Stops throughout the center, where you can experience the latest smoky eye or glam lip, enjoy bang trims and braids at the TONI&GUY Braid Bar, experience hand massages and much more – all for free! The Beauty Hub is your destination for great information and experiences, including learning selfie tips from Dallas’ top beauty experts. Throughout the center, guests will enjoy fun, free entertainment including live DJ’s, a glam photo booth, and palm and lip readings where shoppers will be presented a special nail polish selected based upon the results. Complete session details can be found below or by visiting

Saturday, April 9 

11 a.m.
Expert Beauty Panel – Beauty for Every Woman
Kick off your weekend learning beauty tips from a panel of beauty insiders representing women of various ages and ethnicities. Hosts Steve Kemble and Holly Quartaro will share questions with panelists including Model Behaviors founder Toni Muñoz-Hunt, broadcast professional Priya Rathod and others.

12 p.m.
TONI&GUY – Always on Trend
It’s all about those lovely locks as the national design team from TONI&GUY show how to go from drab to fab with tips for cut, colour and style.

Fashion and figure skating icon
Johnny Weir will appear on Sunday, April 10
at 1:00PM with Steve Kemble
1 p.m.
BELK  - Beauty from the Inside Out
Beauty experts from share the latest information on health, wellness, and becoming the most beautiful person you can be including how to pack your gym bag and how to master the no makeup trend.

2 p.m.
Cori Prager and Amanda Arther of Macy’s will bring some of the country’s top cosmetics experts to share their secrets such as Dior National Make Up Artist, Erik Martinez.

3 p.m.
SEPHORA – Correct and Conceal
Senior Artist Kylie Castillo of Sephora will teach guests how to make their complexion look flawless by correcting and concealing.

4 p.m.
NORDSTROM – Lift and Tuck with Perfect Brows and Custom Contour
Beauty Experts from Nordstrom will share the latest products and innovations in this interactive discussion where you can learn how to lift the face by creating the perfect arch.

5 p.m.
LUSH – Staying Fresh
With beauty, Fresh Matters. LUSH invites guests to celebrate natural beauty with natural handmade products. Chip Laymon and Danielle Wheeler of Lush will show guests how to mix, blend and use beauty products of their own.

6 p.m.
IRVING PENN – Beyond Beauty
In celebration of the upcoming Irving Penn exhibition at the Dallas Museum of Art, iconic Dallas model Jan Strimple will moderate a discussion including experts from the DMA such as The Pauline Gill Sullivan Associate Curator of American Art, Sue Canterbury and fashion photographer Richard Krall to explore the impact of photography on the definition of beauty and the impact that innovators such as Penn had on both art and the fashion industry.

Sunday, April 10 

1 p.m.
Outspoken figure skater and fashion commentator Johnny Weir will share his fashion and beauty insights in a special discussion moderated by Steve Kemble, America’s Sassiest Lifestyle Guru.

LeeAnne Locken, Cynthia Smoot and Tiffany Hendra
will take the stage on Sunday, April 10 at 2:00PM
2 p.m.
Join television personality LeeAnne Locken, lifestyle expert and founder of Sanctuary of Style Tiffany Hendra, and others in a fun, energetic discussion led by reality TV guru and Dallas-blogger Cynthia Smoot.

4 p.m.
The festivities conclude with a grand finale show on the ice. Olympian Johnny Weir joins a cast of forty local, regional and national figure skaters in an amazing free performance. Additional featured skaters include 2012 U.S. National Pair Champions Caydee Denney and John Coughlin, 2016 U.S. National Junior Lady and 2015 Novice Lady Champion Emily Chan, from Houston, 2016 US National Junior Lady Silver Medalist Vivian Le, from Plano, 2016 US National Juvenile Dance Pewter Medalists Shin Lei Case and Maxim Zharkov, from Arlington and more.

Complete session details can be found at