In the last few years, celebrity gifting lounges and suites have become such a rage! And when the event in question is as grandiose as the Cannes itself, one expects nothing but the best! One such eloquent gifting lounge to be held this year at the Cannes Film Festival is the one hosted by DPA and Nathalie Dubois. From 15th May to 23rd May this iconic gifting lounge will be welcoming celebrities from all across to globe at the fabulous Carlton Intercontinental Hotel. Here’s what to expect during these nine magical days –
DPA will be gifting ten well-known celebrities an assortment of amazing luxury trips to Relais and Chateaux’s Le Taha’a Island Resort and Spa located in French Polynesia near Bora Bora. And that’s not all! Leading Hotels’ Soori Bali will also pamper 10 glamorous guests at their stunning beach resort in Bali. Popular magazine Beau Monde Traveler will extend it’s hospitality as well, inviting a select few stars to relax and rewind at 25 different exotic destinations including Cyprus, South Africa, and Tuscany.
The highlight of this year’s DPA suite would be a mini spa presented by The American Haas Wellness in partnership with Cutera. They are bringing the magic of ‘truSculpt® iD and LaserGenesis® Aesthetic Treatments.’ truSculpt® iD is a state-of-the-art non-surgical, body sculpting and contouring technology that permanently eliminates fat percentage in stubborn areas after a single session of just 15 minutes. And LaserGenesis® is known to correct red and brown discolorations while stimulating collagen remodeling to improve the appearance of wrinkles and other signs of aging.
Since this year’s theme revolves around wellness, several remarkable wellness and beauty brands are going to be a part of this event including –
Sheer Necessity – Sheer Necessity is the brainchild of the beautiful actress Kimmie Jeppson. Her range of coffee scrubs have been formulated after 4 years of experimentation and testing and are a perfect solution for everyone out there who suffers the woes of dealing with issues related to sensitive skin.
Cavipur’s Crave Free – The superfood or the luxury supplement every celebrity dreams about! The supplement, which comes in the form of Caviar Powder eliminates cravings besides making the skin glow, helping in building lean muscles and enhancing mood and energy levels throughout the day.
The Luxury Spiritual – Since ‘Law of Attraction’ and ‘Mindfulness Meditation’ are the things everyone’s talking about, it was inevitable that a power brand like The Luxury Spiritual would become a part of this initiative. Their magical potions and fragrances are enhanced and empowered by gold, precious and semi-precious gemstones and Oudh (harvested in the Koh Kong forest in Cambodia).
FAZUP – Patch for mobile phones to protect users from electromagnetic radiations. FAZUP is a French brand offering these amazing patches which are approved by the scientific community as well for being considerably effective.
Jewelry and fashion accessories are also a big part of this year’s DPA Celebrity Gifting Lounge. For starters, stunning pieces of jewelry by French artisan BY ZIA will be up for the grabs. It’s been more than ten years and By Zia never failed to offer trendiest of jewelry items for every season and occasion.
Also, it’s been a ritual to introduce new Japanese brands every year at this platform, and this year the privilege has been extended to popular Japanese brand Keiichiro. They’ll showcase their gorgeous collection of leather bags and other accessories.
Eco-friendly, innovative young brand Krama Heritage will also be there with its adorable collection of delicate, multi-use Cambodian scarves in various colors and designs to choose from. The brand supports ONG Pour un sourire d enfant and offers job opportunities to more than 50 Cambodians in excellent working conditions.
The gifting lounge will also feature Lothantique, Maison Manival and LDM (astounding gluten-free macarons), Acqualicious, Animal essentials, Dogeared, Charleston and Harlow, Scentered, The Good Gin, and Champagne domaine de Nuisement.
The world’s biggest, most desirable celebrities are invited to this exclusive gifting lounge where they will be pampered with luxury and style. Previous attendees of DPA gifting lounges include names like – Queen Latifah, Charlize Theron, Eva Longoria, Morgan Freeman, Sharon Stone, Scarlett Johansson, Richard Gere, Tom Hardy, Adrian Brody, Jennifer Love Hewitt, and Isabelle Adjani.