I know it’s been a long time coming but here are just a few of the pics from the 2nd Annual EMBRACE the Natural You – Natural Hair, Health and Beauty Expo. The event was held at McGregor Memorial Conference Center at Wayne State University on June 7th in Midtown in Detroti, MI. The event was sponsored by EverButter, Hair Essentials, and Naturalicious, Mixed Chicks, Bravo Girl Fitness, Original Moxie, Jessicurl, and Curl Kit! DJ XO kept the atmosphere live and jumping and kept drawing everyone into the main room! Some of your favorite local natural hair bloggers such as CharyJay, AccordingtoChloe, Denise Zakiya, Urbanbeautywithin, Leah Vernon and others also stopped by. It was totally awesome planning this event>>>can’t wait for ETNY 2015!
There were 3 workshops which included:
- “Natural Hair 101” -Guest Speaker –Gwen Jimmere, Owner-NATURALICOUS
- “Health & Wellness 101” –Guest Speaker –Katina Shaw, Lotus Wellness & Life Coaching
- “Beauty 101” –Guest Speaker – Andrea (Andy) Baker, Eve Organics
There was a great deal of shopping and lots of information as well with vendors including the following:
Accessories / Apparel – Lisa Lewis / Mane Treats / Thrifty Broads / Nicole Bien-Aime | Cosmetics – Eve Organics / Younique Naturally | Fitness – Bravo Girl Fitness / JC Jones Bootcamp / Pamela Alexander – Bikram Yoga | Hair Products / Salons – EverButter / Hair Essentials / Naturalicious / Beauty of Tziyon Organics / NaturalBraidzCurlz | Health – Gladys Healing Temple / Lotus Life Wellness / Henry Ford Health System | Jewelry – Girl Buy / Jazzy Designs / Dolled Up Jewelry | Personal Care – The Natural Market / Whipped Up Handmade Cosmetics | Various – Wayne State Supernaturals | Art – Intertwined Designs | Publication – Natural Awakenings
~Embrace the Natural You~