On Friday 29 August Soho Square in London will be transformed by 20 manicure stations in a Manithon organised by discovery beauty shopping site Birchbox in aid of breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel!
From 10am to 7.30pm, a team of therapists will be offering express manicures to the public using Models Own nail polish, and you don’t have to stand in line – manicures can be pre-booked online at birchbox.co.uk/manithon from today.
Donations for the manicures (minimum £5 per person) will be go directly to CoppaFeel! to help the charity continue its work to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of breast and stamp out late and misdiagnosis of the disease.
You can also purchase an exclusive event T-shirt designed by renowned fashion illustrator Sally Faye Cotterill. It’s available exclusively through the Birchbox website and costs £12, with 100% of the proceeds from sales also going to CoppaFeel! So even if you can’t attend you can still get involved.
There will also be drinks and snacks throughout the day provided by VitaCoco and Propercorn.
Xtra Factor host and Radio 1Xtra DJ Sarah-Jane Crawford is the celebrity ambassador for the Birchox Manithon. She said of her involvement: ‘Birchbox have created the Manithon event to generate both knowledge and valuable donations for breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel! Make sure you drop by the event or buy this super cool fashion T-shirt to show your support.
‘I’m a massive beauty fan and combining beauty and fund raising is a genius idea. I’m honored to be involved, it’s going to be an amazing event and I’ll be first in the queue to get my nails done!’
Sound like fun? Then head on down to Soho Square at the end of August and enjoy a little treat for your nails!