As main sponsors, the five winners of Ambi’s The Next Great Face Search will be featured in the virtual event, either as models or event commentators, along with some of the top emerging and emerging talents in the fashion industry. All winners will use Ambi products to get camera-ready prints.
The Next Great Face Search of Ambi launched in May 2020 in collaboration with model and reality star Cynthia Bailey and The Bailey Agency to uncover the next generation of brand ambassadors who embody the unique beauty and inclusiveness of America’s multicultural community. Diverse group of winners – incl Camera Carter, Teanna Gilliam, Saniyyah Bilal, Fate of Thompson and Heidy Jantzen – all of which beautifully embody the spirit of the Ambi brand and are also perfect for participating in designer Terri Stevens’ funkinbeautiful Design show on Emerge!
“Funkinbeautiful Designs is for women who know who they are – she is very confident in her beautiful style. I design for a woman who when she enters the room everything will stop. The winner of Ambi Next Great Face represents the unique beauty I love for my brand,” said Stevens.
Ambi’s Head of Marketing Nicole Ray Robinson sees The Emerge! platform and label A funkinbeautiful design as a perfect amalgamation of shared philosophy and a continuing reflection of Ambi’s commitment to broadening beauty conversations around people of color.
“At Ambi, we are committed to empowering women and men of all colors to showcase their own definition of beauty. Our winners were chosen not only because of their #GreatFaces, but also because they represent diverse backgrounds. Each has their own story to tell, and we are excited to offer them the opportunity to add New York Fashion Week as their newest chapter, ”commented Robinson.
Hosted by Ms. Claire Sulmers, founder of FashionBombDaily.com, and featuring speakers and presenters including André Leon Talley, Fern Mallis, Law Roach, Kenny Burns, Ozwald Boateng and many more, the virtual fashion show will feature top designers from the US, London , and Johannesburg, South Africa.
“I am very pleased Ambi Skincare is partnering with Emerge! Runway Fashion Show for its 10th Anniversary. This show celebrates talented designers around the world and I am delighted Ambi will help identify these talents,” said Dionne Williams, Emerge’s creator & producer! Fashion show.
In addition to the brand’s Next Great Faces being integrated into the show, as part of the partnership, Ambi will also have a branded presence in the live stream of the event, on its social platforms, and be included in the event’s “swag bag”.
Watch to watch Emerge! Fashion Show on February 16 at 6pm CST / 7pm EST.