Win An LA Holiday Vacay!


15 Oct, 2013, 15:47 ET from Black Opal Cosmetics

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Opal Cosmetics, the leading beauty authority for women of color, announced today their official US cosmetics partnership for the upcoming blockbuster movie "The Best Man Holiday" in theaters November 15th.  In conjunction with being the official cosmetics partner, Black Opal will also launch a national "Win an LA Holiday Vacay" Sweepstakes for a chance to win an all expense paid trip to Los Angeles. The national sweepstakes is now open at through November 17, 2013.

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One lucky winner will win two round-trip tickets and hotel accommodations to Los Angeles for 3 days/2 nights stay. The winner will also receive the ultimate "The Best Man Holiday" Makeup Collection inspired by the movie and a $500 gift card. Twenty-five second place winners will win "The Best Man Holiday" Makeup Collection.

The online exclusive Makeup Collection is inspired by the release of the film "The Best Man Holiday," a sequel to the 1999 film "The Best Man" starring Nia Long, Taye Diggs, Terrence Howard and Sanaa Lathan. This collection was inspired by Nia Long's character Jordan Armstrong, a very strong, dynamic, and independent woman.  While inspired by Nia Long, the collection also reflects hints of all the beauties and personalities in the film.

The collection features:

  • Color Splurge Eyeshadow Duo- Tawny Tease (chocolate matte complemented by peachy bronze shimmer) SRP: $6.45
  • Color Splurge Patent Lip - Dynamo (vibrant, bright red with blue tones) SRP: $6.75
  • Color Splurge Lustre Gloss - Flirt (soft neutral pink shimmer) SRP: $6.95

"We are so thrilled to be the official US cosmetics partner for 'The Best Man Holiday' movie," said Maya Brown, Sr. Marketing Director of Biocosmetic Research Labs. "It was such an iconic movie in the 90s; all women could relate to one or more characters in the film. It is also the perfect partnership to reach our core consumers and pay homage to all the strong beautiful women of color featured in the movie."

Throughout the promotion, Black Opal will offer their loyal online consumers 15% off plus free shipping on purchases of $15 or more using the code "BESTMAN."  Also, in an exclusive partnership with Wal-Mart, Black Opal will feature in-store promotional signage and coupon savings of up to $5.00 off all Black Opal products downloadable online at

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