All the information I needed to know during the Oscars week was “ What, Where, When, & Who”. I had the privilege to be one of the chosen celebrity journalists from Splash to cover the most important events for this exciting week.
WHAT? Roger Neal Style Hollywood (RNSH) 17th Annual Beauty & Couture Academy Award Suite
WHERE: L’Ermitage Hotel
WHEN: Tuesday February 19th
WHO: 200 Stars Including Oscar Nominees, A-List stars, Couture Designers and Beauty Services
I personally thought “Gift suites?....Getting treated like a star? Oh yes!” So I never said “no” to anything during this special week. Between one gift lounge to black tie events I got to see the best of the most wanted treatments for celebrities like Madonna & Eva Mendez.
Roger & Lynn Neal from Neal Public Relations, was responsible for making designers like: Stuart Weitzman, Avakian, Jewelry on 7th, Kwiat Diamonds, Jelly Belly, Gown Designers Addy Van Den Krommenacker,Classified Cosmetics, Marley Coffee, Lorimar Winery, and Natalie K Diamonds. They produced The Ultimate Beauty & Couture Suite in honor of the 85th Annual Academy Awards.
On Tuesday February, 19th at 1:00 pm ISO Beauty President Mr. Alon Peled, Jeweler Raju Rasiah, Jewelers Unblocked CEO and Celebrity Hair Stylist Marcello Costas unveiled the most expensive hair straightener worth $500,000 thousand dollars. Jewelers Unblocked has provided the insurance policy for this one of a kind straightener. Jewelers unBLOCKed™ is an exclusive jewelers block policy offered through the Chubb Group of Insurance Companies. The program addresses the specific challenges of the jewelry industry by providing broad coverage with customized solutions that are flexible and fit the needs of clients ranging from retailers, designers, wholesalers and manufacturers.In addition, Hollywood High School's Elite Group H20 who are considered The Original Glee from the Performing Arts Magnet performed in the suite on opening day.
The RNSH Suites has become THE PLACE for stars to get pampered, select gowns, shoes, handbags and jewelry for the Oscars. Neal had over 200 stars and 10 Oscar Nominees attended this year; in the past stars included: Steven Tyler, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Angela Basset, Adam Lambert, Penelope Ann Miller, Wendi McClendon-Covey, Joe Montagna, Nominee Siedah Garrett, and Oscar winning director Michel Hazanavicius and his wife Berenice Bejo from THE ARTIST, among many others.
Stars enjoyed the following spa treatments:
Spray Tanning, Facials, Massages provided by Sun Lounge Studios www.sunloungestudios.com
Eyelash extensions by Long Mi Lashes/Daniel Dinh www.longmilashes.com
Hair Blow outs by ISO Beauty www.isobeauty.com
Shaves by The Art of Shaving in Beverly Hills www.theartofshaving.com
Guests enjoyed fabulous couture designs by:
Addy Van Den Krommenacker Gowns - of the Netherlands has made a mark in the U.S. with stars over the past two years and promises this years Oscar Collection will be the best ever www.addyvandenkrommenacker.nl
YES IT WAS! I got my fabulous gown for the Oscars Night! He is so talented, knowing very well what makes a woman feel like a goddess. Thanks to fashion expert Lawrence Davis, chief & editor from LASplash, who helped me select the best choice to wear in such a special night Night of 100 Stars Oscars Viewing Party.
Timmy Woods Handbags Beverly Hills www.timmywoods.com
Shekhar Rahate Gowns - Nominees wore Rahate to the 2012 Oscars including Marriane Brock from movie LOVE OF GOD was nominated and won www.shekharrahate.com
As a Thank You to guests attending and supporting the charities they received:
A stay at the Historical Belleek Castle in Ballina, Ireland www.belleekcastle.com
A stay at the Historical Bed & Breakfast Gold Mountain Manor www.goldmountain
ISO Beauty hair care were giving luxury hair care products that you can only get at this suite www.isobeauty.com
Banzai Saki, made history by giving the world’s most expensive sake to stars and nominees in the suite, they are valued at $2,000.00 per bottle www.banzaibeverage.com
Jeannie Bottle by Mario Della Casa made WISHES COME TRUE and showcased his celebrity art work, he created a piece of celebrity art during the three day suite and donated two Jeannie Bottles which were autographed by stars who attended to the suite and donated to Gentle Giants and Hollywood High School's Performing Arts Program www.jeanniebottles.com
Timmy Woods Beverly Hills handbag or jewelry known for her exquisite handbags that have been worn by stars to many award shows www.timmywoodshandbag.com
Renee Taylor's Face Love created by Renee's makeup artist Cindy Cohen. This face serum lifts without surgery. Everyone is in love with this product www.rtfacelove.com
Dr. Sharon Fried and her Love On The Go kits www.loveonthego.com
L'Anza Healthy Hair care products is a leading manufacturer of quality hair care products and is the only company offering products that heal, seal and protect the hair www.lanza.com/salonlocators
Valeroso Cigars were giving hand rolled cigars
Steps 4 Paws Cashmere Hoodie www.steps4paws.com
Erin Fader Jewelry www.erinfader.com
Gentle Giants Rescue was founded by Burt Ward who starred as Robin on the TV series batman. BURT WARD was in the suite each day www.gentlegiantsrescue.com
Miracle Noodle products are vegan pastas that have no calories or fat. They are completely guilt free! Stars enjoyed an assortment of angel hair, fettuccini, and rice www.miraclenoodle.com
"The Vallie" book from Adam Rendon www.thevallie.com
"Husband Unleashed" book by Byron Williams www.byronwilliams.org
Chambord Vodka www.chambordonline.com
Lorimar Wine & Champagne were served by their award winning wines, champagnes and new dessert wines www.lorimarwinery.com
Mary's Cake Shop is the hottest celebrity cakery will delight with a very special cake www.maryscakeshop.com
Olez Hair Care Products is a innovative professional hair care line that restores and revitalizes your hair www.olez.com
Shaped by An Angel www.deanzign.com
Sisa Designs Gowns & Jewelry by Simone Rodrigues www.sisadesigns.com
JENEUVE SKINCARE from Switzerland www.jeneuve.com
Muchachomalo from the netherlands, the hottest newest line of underwear and t shirts for todays hottest stars www.muchachomalo.com
Starfire Water hydrogen rich water makes you shine like a star, Starfire water with Etherium Gold is the cell replenishing superconducting magnetized water www.starfirewater.com
Celebrity Chef Kurt Ehrlich of the Hollywood Pasta Company was the chef for Presidents Reagan and Ford, Roy Disney www.hollywoodpastacompany.com
VIP Bartenders served special Oscar week drinks from the most popular spirit brands. VIP served their special Oscar-tini www.vipbartenders.com
It was the right way to start a super busy & fabulous week.
Ps; We will see you next award season Neal & Lynn!