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Winter styling help, prom dress drive
Stop by Bloomingdale's Roosevelt Field, noon-4 p.m., for a professional Aqua winter styling session and attend a tropical party with Caribbean music and snacks in the Portfolio women's department (first 25 guests receive a gift; one per customer, while supplies last); 516-873-2700.
Through Jan. 19
Ulta holds its annual "Love Your Skin" series with skin care tips, live demos and advice, plus gifts with purchase. For full details and store locations, go to ulta.com/loveyourskin.
Through March 15
Prom Dress Drive. Women of Integrity Inc. is collecting new or gently worn prom, cocktail or bridesmaid dresses and evening gowns along with shoes and accessories for distribution to junior high and high school girls in need. Dresses should be in good condition and recently cleaned. For drop-off locations and times, go to womenofintegrityinc.com.
This week at Saks Fifth Avenue at WALT WHITMAN SHOPS: Jan. 6-9, get a free Bobbi Brown mini-makeover. Jan. 6-12, receive a Mistake Proof Liquid Eyeliner with a $75 Le Métier de Beauté purchase. On Jan. 10, be treated to a Sisley full facial with any purchase of the line's skin-care products, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (appointment needed; 631-350-1366), then get a pocket spray gift with any two-product purchase of Bond No. 9 New York fragrance (excluding pocket sprays) and enter to win a deluxe gift basket, no purchase necessary; 631-350-1100. Gifts and services are limited to one per customer, while supplies last.
Jan. 8-10 and 11-13
Kleinfeld hosts trunk shows by Augusta Jones, Jan. 8-10, and Michelle and Henry Roth, Jan. 11-13, with personal appearance by designers. Shows are by appointment only, 110 W. 20th St., Manhattan; 646-633-4300
Renee Ruiz evening gown trunk show, featuring designs in a variety of fabrics, at Filly's, 1065 Willis Ave., Albertson; 516-739-9090
Jan. 10-13 and 10-16
Shop the Christos bridal trunk show, fall 2013 collection, at The Wedding Salon of Manhasset, 1468 Northern Blvd., Jan. 10-13. Also, Jan. 10-16, the salon hosts a multi-designer Communion dress trunk show at The Wedding Salon of Manhasset (Bridesmaids on Two), 1681 Northern Blvd. Both events are by appointment only; 516-869-8455
Bridal Reflections hosts a bridesmaid trunk show from Noir by Lazaro at the Carle Place salon (80 Westbury Ave.; 516-742-7788) and Ines Di Santo bridal trunk show in Manhattan (260 Fifth Ave.; 212-764-3040). By appointment only.
Ellis Bridal trunk show, 2013 collection by the London-based designer, at Nouveau Bride, 1613 Merrick Rd., Merrick; 516-868-1500. Appointment preferred.