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      A Beautiful Face: Makeup 101... Charlotte Edition in Cornelius

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      December 9, 2012

      Sunday   1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

      19906 North Cove Road
      Cornelius, North Carolina 28031

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      A Beautiful Face: Makeup 101... Charlotte Edition

      A Beautiful Face: Makeup 101

      Enjoy an informative, fun filled, and interactive makeup class taught by Professional Makeup Artist, Alexandra Butler, whose work is featured on Vh1's Love and Hip Hop Atlanta. 

      In this class you will experience a live makeup application demonstration by Alex as well as a step-by-step lesson on how to take your makeup to the next level.

      Learn what is in trend and how to update your current makeup techniques...

      Things covered in this class will be:

      • Proper tools and techniques to use during your makeup routine
      • Precise eye shadow placement and blending, including a false eyelash demonstration and details on perfecting your brows
      • Color correcting and blending when applying foundation and concealer
      • Correct instruction on placement and selection of products used on the face 
      • Various tips and tricks to make your makeup application successful and even more beautiful

      Not only will you be taught the correct way to apply your makeup, but you will also receive an exclusive Makeup Swag Basket filled with Beauty "Must-Haves" hand picked by Alex. This basket will contain over $75 worth of products that will be a great start or addition to your makeup kit.

      Doors will open at 1PM to allow attendees to mingle and engage in networking while indulging in the delcious foods and drinks provided. The class will begin promptly at 2PM and go until approximately 5PM. After the class portion is complete, we will engage in prizes and giveaways, and attendees can continue to partake in mingling and asking Alex personal questions. Bring your cameras because we are taking pics too :).

       Our Venue and Host, The Damn Salon...


      Home of the INFAMOUS City Twists...


      The Damn Salon Charlotte premiered on the scene in June 2011 and has been a major hit ever since. They are known for their statement, but wearable hair styles, their "No More Shrinkage" product line, and their "I don't give a Damn attitude." These ladies are not only about hair, but are about the whole beauty movement. The Damn Salon is donating TWO giveaways that include signature hair styling, makeup, and photography!!! 

      To check out more of their signature styles, visit them at


      Our Sponsors...

      The VBar Lady

      The Vbar is an all natural eco-friendly feminine hygiene soap which was created to empower young girls and women all across the world about healthy feminine hygiene. They offer this natural soap because most feminine hygiene product are alcohol based or offer a lot of perfumes which can cause repeated yeast infections, itching, burning and dryness. The Vbar being (Non-Fragranced) help those areas and for those who are very sensitive which are most women.... It also offers a fresh clean feeling. Their goal is to decrease the percentage of women who suffer with yeast infections, hpv, and ovarian cancer. They will be giving out bars to every attendee. To learn more about their products, click here.


      Nappy Rutz



      Nappy Rútz specializes in enhancing ones beauty by way of accessories and was conceived by an avid frugalista who loves eye catching earrings and t-shirts designs but found it hard to get what she desired without looking like everyone else. What started as a hobby quickly became a booming business when Nappy Rútz did what any innovator would do, she designed her own tees and earrings and sold them to friends and family. Now three years later with a large following Nappy Rútz is expanding and bringing her wares to an even broader audience. She will be donating items to a few lucky attendees. To see her fabulous creations, click here.

       Bdellium Tools

      Bdellium Tools Antibacterial & Eco-Friendly Makeup Brushes are expertly designed professional makeup tools. Of their five unique and affordable brush lines, the Maestro, Studio and Travel Line features professional antibacterial brushes. To see more of their awesome products, click here.


      Shadow Shields

      Creator Michelle Villanueva, is the GENIUS behind one of the most important tools for needed for a successful Eye Makeup Application. Shadow Shields completely eliminate eye shadow fallout and saves alot of time during application. As seen on E! News, The TODAY Show, and in 'O, The OPRAH Magazine, Shadow Shields are used by top Makeup Artists and everyday women who want the confidence to apply eye makeup like a pro. There will be a giveaway to some lucky ladies in attendance... To visit their site, click here


      Soo Cute Auctions 

      Soo Cute Auctions offer a variety of different styles at an affordable price. Live Auctions take place every Sunday and Tuesday at 7:30 CST. Their fun filled page features the latest makeup tips, fashion triends, and of course, come Cute humor. Lots of their pieces have been inspired by Love and Hip Hop Atlanta cast member Rasheeda. To see more of her pieces, click here






      Delicious Food, Beverages, and Desserts will be provided for all Attendees.

      A syllabus will be provided, but to take additional notes feel free to bring a notebook and something hard to right on since there will be no tables. If you would like to take pictures, don't forget to bring your camera. There will be a Professional Photographer there to take candid/posed shots.

      PLEASE READ: To ensure that everyone gets an equal amount of time to ask questions and socialize, the class is limited to 50 people. The price of $200 is only available to those who purchase their tickets by September 5th. So if you snooze, you lose. Once you have purchased your ticket, and for some reason you have to cancel, 50% of your payment will be refunded back to you if you cancel by November 1st. If you cancel after November 1st, you will NOT be refunded due to the costs accrued when reserving your spot. No exceptions! Due to cancellations, if tickets are available after the intial 50 tickets are bought, we will reopen the event for that limited quantity and notify everyone on the mailing list. All tickets sales officially go off sale Sunday November 11th at 12PM!!! 

      There will be special giveaways and prizes, in addition to "Swag Bags" that will be given to everyone who attends. Light refreshments will also be served.

      Stay tuned for a list of ALL the sponsors that will be featured...

      We look forward to seeing everyone and for you all to learn lots of helpful tips and techniques.


      To view pics from one of the last classes, click here:

      To watch a recap video from YouTube Guru Kokofemme, click here: 

      For questions, please email and visit her website

      For updates, follow Alex on Twitter at, Instagram @TheMUAAlex, on Facebook at, and on YouTube at

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