Fashion's Night Out is taking over stores this Thursday with tons of giveaways, sales and celebrity appearances. We've narrowed town our 10 fave NYC picks to help you navigate through the fun and hectic event! Want an amazing blowout like Mark Cosmetics ambassador, Ashley Greene? Just head over to the Ted Gibson salon and snag one for only $50. They're also doing makeup applications with Mark Cosmetics from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Pick up nail tips from Blake Lively's manicurist, Elle Gerstein. You can catch her at the Teen Vogue block party on Bleecker Street and West 11th Street. You can also score a free(!) manicure in one of the new fall shades by Essie nail polish.
Katy Perry's known for her ever-changing nails (remember when she rocked Russell Brand's face on all 10 tips?), so why not meet Patricia Yankee, the woman behind the eccentric designs? Better yet, Ricky's NYC is teaming up with Yankee to offer free manicures and makeovers by their Elite Pro Beauty Team.
Bloomingdales is pulling out all the stops this year with tons of designer drop-ins like Alexander Wang, Billy Reid, John Varvatos, and even Community actor and stylish dude, Donald Glover. Songstress Alexa Ray Joel will be performing at their Soho location while stylist-turned-designer, Rachel Zoe, will appear at the 59th Street location. We LITERALLY might die if we meet her.
Listen to Beyonce's baby sis, Solange, spin some beats while you get your hair done. Carol's Daughter hairstylists will be doing doing mohawks, fishtail braids and modern updos at Sephora's 5th Avenue location starting at 9:30 p.m.
Celebrate Maybelline's 40th birthday with Jessica White, Erin Wasson and Lisalla Montenegro at the Gansevoort Plaza in the Meatpacking District. Maybelline makeup artists will be on-hand to give mini-makeovers, plus the first 300 attendees will get a limited edition Great Lash Mascara T-shirt designed by Patricia Field.
Meet Kate Walsh and find out how to get the perfect red lip at Sephora Times Square on Broadway between 43rd and 44th Streets. The actress will be there from 6 to 7 p.m. to spill her secrets on how to find your perfect red lipstick, along with Sephora makeup artists.
At 9 p.m. head over to the 42nd Street and 7th Avenue Sephora location to hear a two-song performance by tattoo (and now makeup) artist, Kat Von D. She'll provide the sounds on piano while singer/songwriter Linda Perry will provide the vocals.
They're back all right, and you can catch Backstreet boy AJ McLean serenading the crowd at Kiehl's FNO Karaoke Karnival. If you're brave enough to belt out some tunes yourself you can score a free lip balm and you'll be entered into their hourly raffle for a chance to win free goodies.