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FILE - In this file photo made Nov.

FILE - In this file photo made Nov. 15, 2005, a saleswoman, who did not give her name, places items for a picture on display in an Avon store in New York. Struggling Avon Products Inc. is rejecting a buyout offer worth about $10 billion from beauty company Coty Inc., as Coty went public with the bid Monday, April 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File) Credit: AP Photo/Gregory Bull

Aug. 6-Sept. 10

Enter to win a $200 gift card at Green Acres Mall in Valley Stream by penning a 400- to 600-word essay about why you should win a new fall wardrobe. Winners must be available to meet with a personal stylist Oct. 4-7 or Oct. 11-14. For deadline details and rules, go to

Aug. 6-12

Christopher Drummond Beauty trunk show, organic-based and vegan makeup, at Henri Bendel in Manhattan. Make an appointment with the celebrity artist, noon-6 p.m. Aug. 9 and 10, or with his team during the show; 712 Fifth Ave.; 212-247-1100. Get a vegan lip gloss with purchase of any Saúde Pele Radiance Booster.

Aug. 7-19

Paula Varsalona trunk show, eveningwear, with designer visit Aug. 18, at Mieka, 8285 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury Common, Woodbury; 516-367-8755. Discount on show orders.

Aug. 9

Stop by Bloomingdale's for informal modeling of women's fashions, noon-5 p.m., at Walt Whitman Shops (631-425-6700) and Roosevelt Field (516-873-2700). Get a sample of Clarins' UV Plus SPF 40 Day Screen and a mini facial with any shoe purchase. At Roosevelt Field, get a Philip B. hair mask treatment, noon-5:30 p.m., with any two-product purchase at the SPACE NK counter. Reservations suggested; 516-873-2838.

Aug. 9-11

Stephen Yearick trunk show, beaded and embroidered hostess gowns (with designer rep), 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., at Filly's, 1065 Willis Ave., Albertson; 516-739-9090.

Aug. 10-12

Bridal Reflections trunk shows: Ines Di Santo, with designer visit Aug. 11, at the Manhattan salon (260 Fifth Ave.; 212-764-3040) and Eve of Milady in Carle Place (80 Westbury Ave., Carle Place; 516-742-7788). All events are by appointment only; special pricing on show orders.

Aug. 11 and 18

Everything But Water trunk shows: Aug. 11, Letarte swim and resort wear. On Aug. 18, Hila, beachy gemstone-accented necklaces and earrings; 66 Newtown Lane, East Hampton; 631-324-5693. Show hours are 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Aug. 11-12

AMB Always In Bloom trunk show, customized hand beaded three-dimensional fabric flowers and butterflies, noon-6 p.m. Saturday and 1-6 p.m. Sunday, at Kathryn's Boutique, 112 Main St., Sayville; 631-563-4900.

Aug. 16

Book an appointment for a 20-minute one-on-one session with a top beauty editor, noon-7 p.m., at Saks Fifth Avenue, Manhattan; 866-395-5665. Each of the 32 editors is paired with a skin care or cosmetic brand. A $30 fee goes to Look Good Feel Better. Go to for a list of participating editors and brands.

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