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NFL Draft Prospects and Their Families Prepping for Tonight’s Draft at the P&G VIP Style Lounge

Brands like Gillette, Head & Shoulders and Pantene Are Providing Free Grooming, Beauty and Pampering Services to Help NFL Prospects and Their Families Prepare for the Biggest Night of their Careers

Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:05 am EDT

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"I know there will be a lot of pictures taken when I’m drafted and after spending time in the Head & Shoulders Lounge I know my confidence will be shining through"

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Future stars of the National Football League and their families have been preparing for one of the biggest nights of their lives by teaming up with Gillette®, Old Spice®, Head & Shoulders®, Pantene®, Olay® and COVERGIRL® to make sure they look and feel their best for tonight’s NFL Draft.

The soon-to-be first round draft picks and their family members have been visiting the P&G VIP Style Lounge to receive services including hair styling, facials, manicures, pedicures, makeup, massages and hydrotherapy.

“I know there will be a lot of pictures taken when I’m drafted and after spending time in the Head & Shoulders Lounge I know my confidence will be shining through,” said Josh Doctson (Wide Receiver, TCU). “I’m glad my Mom had a chance to be here with me, too. She deserves so much credit for my success. This is a huge moment for her and she feels rejuvenated and even more beautiful after the facial from Olay.”

More top NFL prospects including Eli Apple (Cornerback, Ohio State) and Ronnie Stanley (Offensive Lineman, Notre Dame) have also visited the P&G VIP Style Lounge to get pampered and styled alongside their family members including their moms, dads, brothers, sisters and grandparents that played such an important role in their young lives.

“The NFL Draft is my first professional appearance in what will hopefully be a long NFL career. Thanks to Gillette and my Fusion ProShield razor, I’m ready for the spotlight!,” said Stanley. “And, Olay treated my Mom to a facial so she feels like the star that she is.”

About Gillette

For over 110 years, Gillette has delivered precision technology and unrivaled product performance – improving the lives of over 800 million men around the world. From shaving and body grooming, to skin care and sweat protection, Gillette offers a wide variety of products including razors, shave prep (gels, foams and creams), skin care, after shaves, antiperspirants, deodorants and body wash. For more information and the latest news on Gillette, visit http://www.gillette.com/. To see our full selection of products, visit http://www.gillette.com/en/us/shop-now.aspx.

About Old Spice

Procter & Gamble’s Old Spice is the quintessential men’s grooming brand. With 75 years as an American icon, Old Spice is the authority on the male grooming experience and has leveraged this heritage to become the No.1 selling anti-perspirant/deodorant stick and body wash brand with guys of all ages. Old Spice brings authenticity, performance and confidence to male grooming and offers a wide product portfolio for today’s man, including anti-perspirants, deodorants, bar soap, body washes, body sprays, after shaves and colognes.

About Head and Shoulders

With 50 years of proven scalp care technology and success, Head & Shoulders continues to be a trusted daily grooming staple of professional athletes as the Official Shampoo of the National Football League. Check out @HeadShoulders on Twitter throughout the NFL season for live updates and exclusive content and grooming tips from Odell Beckham Jr.

About Olay

Olay is a worldwide leader in skin care and has been trusted by women for over 60 yearsOlay continues to hold to the philosophy it was founded on: to maintain a deep understanding of women’s changing needs and to combine products that fit their needs with the latest advances in skin care technology. The end result—superior product performance women have come to expect from Olay. It brings healthy, beautiful skin to more than 80 million women on five continents

About Pantene

The Pantene® Pro-V line includes 21 collections that help provide all women with healthy, beautiful hair. The current Pantene® Pro-V offerings include: Expert Collection Advanced+ Keratin Repair, Expert Collection AgeDefy, Anti-Breakage, Aqua Light, Beautiful Lengths, Classic Care, Color Preserve, Curly Hair Series, Daily Moisture Renewal, Everlasting Ends, Expressions, Heat Shield, Ice Shine, Nature Fusion, Repair & Protect, Smooth, Stylers, Volume, Truly Natural, Truly Relaxed, and Ultimate 10. Pantene Pro-V technologies advance with the help of the Pantene Hair Research Institute (PHRI). The Institute, established in 2012, is the modern incarnation of Pantene’s commitment to partnering with leading hair health experts by joining 12 leading independent hair scientists with 7 senior P&G scientists to further what is possible in healthy hair care.

Pantene products are available nationwide at drug stores, food stores and mass merchandisers. Pricing is at the sole discretion of the retailer. Suggested retail prices for products range from $3.99 to $18.99 each.

About COVERGIRL

Easy, breezy, beautiful from the start, COVERGIRL now holds an iconic position in the world of beauty and pop culture: the brand that has been empowering women to rock their beautiful for more than 50 years. Throughout its history – and still today – COVERGIRL has been known as a cosmetics category leader and innovator, with first-to-market technologies, famous faces, and on-trend marketing campaigns. Whether how to get the look, or how to get behind-the-scenes access to the hottest celebrity event, COVERGIRL has got it covered. Visit www.covergirl.com or find @COVERGIRL in social media for more information

About Procter & Gamble

P&G serves consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always®, Ambi Pur®, Ariel®, Bounty®, Charmin®, Crest®, Dawn®, Downy®, Fairy®, Febreze®, Gain®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Lenor®, Olay®, Oral-B®, Pampers®, Pantene®, SK-II®, Tide®, Vicks®, and Whisper®. The P&G community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide. Please visit http://www.pg.com for the latest news and information about P&G and its brands.

Contact:

P&G
Angie McAuliffe
+1-513-983-3457
+1-513-658-9658
mcauliffe.am@pg.com
or
Taylor
Sade Ayodele
+1-212-714-5759
+1-832-752-8078
sayodele@taylorstrategy.com

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NFL prospect Josh Docston (Wide Receiver, TCU) prepares for tonight's NFL Draft with a Head & Shoulders hair treatment from stylist Luis Agular. (Photo: Business Wire)
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Ronnie Stanley (Tackle, Notre Dame) was in the Gillette Lounge preparing for tonight's NFL Draft with a shave and trim from barber Larry Roberts, Jr. (Photo: Business Wire)
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