Janene Mascarella (EIC of Beautify.tips by KISS) + Vanessa Coppes (EIC & CEO of BELLA Magazine) recap all the stylish moments of New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 24. From KISS Nails dominating the runway, to what goes on behind the scenes, plus all the details on the hottest #NYFW parties in town. In this episode, Janene and Vanessa share their major ‘pinch me’ moments: Janene, the avatar of the newly launched imPRESS Beauty Virtual Island Resort Experience and Vanessa posing proud as she makes her way into The United Nations.
Special Guest: Nigel Barker
Photographer Nigel Barker, a true icon in the industry, graced the cover of BELLA’s 2023 Fashion Issue and he joined the podcast for a candid conversation on his time spent as a judge of the hit reality TV series “America’s Next Top Model”, his views on beauty, and his unwavering commitment to his philanthropic efforts. This year celebrates 20 years of #ANTM!
Look Ma, I’m an Avatar!
KISS Products Inc is entering the metaverse with the launch of imPRESS Beauty Virtual Island Resort Experience. imPRESS Beauty from KISS Products Inc., the world’s leader in professional quality nail and lash products, has partnered with ByondXr, a 3D Virtual Commerce Platform, to build a virtual experience like no other, is now live.
The imPRESS Beauty Press & Go oasis is the brand’s first foray into the metaverse, allowing consumers an unparalleled passport to a luxurious virtual beach resort, where they can explore products, gain valuable information, play games, and earn exclusive offers and discounts through a digitalized, immersive, and interactive online shopping experience.
imPRESS Beauty Virtual Island Resort features three VIP zones to explore each product line – Manicure, Pedicure and Falsies. When first entering the virtual island resort users are greeted by Janene Mascarella, Editor-in-Chief of Beauty.Tips by KISS, in the resort lobby. Users are then encouraged to explore each VIP zone – the mani suite with walk in closet, pedi cabana and lash salon/spa. In each zone, you can play an interactive game to unlock prizes and shop the products.