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TIFF 2017: The Business Of Celebrity Gifting Lounges

TIFF 2015 is officially underway. And for celebrities, that not only means walking the red carpet but also getting a few perks from the celebrity gift lounges. Rockies to a “liposuction and fat reduction package.” And companies pay big bucks for the opportunity to gift their products to stars.

So many Sorels to choose from!

Others are a little more reasonable. Emmys later this month. Celebs who swing by can expect beauty products, massages, boots and cocktails. So many Sorels to choose from! This lady will fix you right up. After checking out what they'll be taking home, celebrities can kick back with a cocktail.

Why do we give all this free stuff to celebrities who can afford it? The seeming injustice of the whole concept of a celebrity gifting lounge seems to annoy a lot of people. This is how Debra Goldblatt-Sadowski, whose company rock-it promotions puts on the experience, breaks it down.