Friday, 30 March 2012 - IFA Paris is hosting a contest for its upcoming 2012 Fashion Shows in Paris and Shanghai.  ThisSunday at midnight CET time, April 2nd, interested applicants have the opportunity to submit their personal inspiration for this year’s theme ‘East Meets West’ via Facebook,Instagram or Twitter.  Just take a styled photo of yourself with accessories and clothes that best match our chosen theme, andupload it with the hashtag #IFApariscontest, or email your photo to sure to include your name and country of origin with the chosen picture.

All applicants must be 18 years or older, and each applicant can submit a maximum of three photos.  Each photo must contain no more than two people, and only one person will receive photo credit for the submission.  Please ensure that this is your own personal work, as we are looking for your creativity.  Anyone with a public Facebook profile can vote once per photo, with no limit to how many photos they ‘Like.’  The same rules apply for Instagram, but make sure that you’re Instagram profile is public, so we can see the hard work you’ve put in – otherwise, your photo won’t be eligible to win.

After that winning is easy!All applicant submissions will be posted on our Facebook Photo Contest album.  The picture with the most number of ‘Likes’ on Facebook and Instagram, or retweets on Twitter will take home the first prize: 100 Euros worth of cosmetics from our support team at M.A.C. and an interview on IFA Paris’ blog.  The lucky runner up will win our second prize:50 Euros worth of M.A.C. cosmetics. 

So what are you waiting for?  Let your friends know today to garner maximum exposure for a potential interview on our blog and products from the professional makeup artist quality cosmetics company M.A.C.The contest closes on May 27th at 11:59pm, and the top two winners will be announced on May 30th 2012.  Make sure to check out our Facebook page to see if you’ve won – we won’t contact you directly to claim your prize.  You have two months to enter and show our team at IFA Paris how ‘East Meets West’ inspires you, just in time for our IFA Paris’ Fashion Shows.