Just before the holidays, I did an event with the folks at Baby Buggy, Alice + Olivia, and Rita Hazan Salon, taking some time to pamper some deserving moms and treat their young kids to a holiday party at Lenox House. The event was covered by the NBC TV / LX New York. To learn more, read the segment transcript below, and visit BabyBuggy.org.
“So now to the new year, which, of course, means a new start. What better way to kick that off than with a makeover? And who better to get a makeover than some moms? Everyone loves a makeover, and who better to receive one than some deserving new mothers across the country. Alice and olivia with baby buggy couldnt agree more, traveling from city to city, spreading makeover joy this holiday season. Last week, they kicked off the event at the star-studded hollywood party. Ashlee simpson, denise richards, kourtney kardashian all came out to support other new moms. I brought two board games, a very cool monopoly game, and the other game i dont even know what it was called. Something a boy would like. Everything i ever wanted i brought. Mr. Potato head, elmo, hot wheels cars. And this week the tour stopped at lennox hill house, right here in new york. From allison and to kwlaif. Welcome to our baby buggy makeover day. Stacey and a styling team including lancome and a salon gave new looks to some deserving moms. So with everything this place, it was time to start the makeovers. Were just going to trim it up and give it a little more shape and open up the face a little bit. New hair, fresh makeup, the seasons hottest looks, and with their moms happily getting made over, the team made sure the children had a good holiday as well. Owe it all to you so after a day of pampering and some new toys, these moms are ready to start the new year with a whole new look. What a nice treat. After the break, one of the hottest stars on television. Find out what chris christina hendricks has to say about her “mad men” cast.”
–Andrew Sotomayor is a celebrity makeup artist in New York who’s worked with Juliette Binoche, Kerry Washington, Alicia Silverstone, Saffron Burrows, Natasha Bedingfield, Nina Garcia, Rose Byrne, Piper Perabo, Mamie Gummer, Mickey Sumner, Isaac Mizrahi, Justin Kirk, Jonathan Groff, Beau Biden and champion boxer Andre Berto. His clients have appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Project Runway, The Today Show, The CBS Early Show, The Rachel Ray Show, Live with Regis & Kelly, and CNN. He’s created the makeup for look books for Proenza Schouler, Behnaz Sarafpour, Victoria Beckham’s denim and eyewear collections, keyed the Simon Spurr runway show, and assisted on fashion shows including Dior, Diesel, Marchesa, and Project Runway. Magazines like Marie Claire, Latina, Shape, InStyle, Glamour, People, and numerous blogs have interviewed him, and he’s appeared on television for Access Hollywood. Andrew is a regular guest speaker at The High School of Fashion Industries in New York. See his work at DramaFreeMakeup.com See his work at DramaFreeMakeup.com