BEaUty of Help, Hope and Healing Through Hormone Replacement

May 19, 2016
Hosted by Bonnie Bonadeo

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Is your hormone frequency off balance, is your inner beauty fading, Join me and nationally acclaimed hormone replacement expert Rudy Dragone as we discuss Bio Identical, hormone replacement therapy why our hormones deplete to begin and what it all means to our health and wellness and overall BEaUty.

BEaUty- Inside and Out

BEaUty- Inside and Out

Thursday at 2 PM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Variety Channel

BEaUty Inside and Out will explore everything you ever wanted to know about beauty. We will go within and uncover why we don’t see the beauty in ourselves from a spiritual and holistic approach to external products, services, tips and tricks that support and enhance our beauty from the outside in.

BEaUty Inside and Out will promise to be educational, informational, transformational and maybe even a little controversial. We’ll open the door to conversations on societal beliefs, standards and expectations of how beauty plays a role in everyone’s lives and how to find that BEaUtiful expression of you from the inside and enhance it from the outside.

BEaUty Inside and Out’s approach will have guests ranging from spiritual advisors, holistic and wellness specialists, doctors, makeup artists, hairdressers manufactures of the latest beauty products and more. From food choices to applying false eyelashes we will educate you so you can find the BEaUty of BEing U.

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Bonnie Bonadeo

Bonnie Bonadeo

Bonnie Bonadeo is President and founder of AraKara LLC, The Beauty Agents, Beauty Goorus Consulting and Co-founder of Naked Audience Productions Coaching and Training Company. Bonnie’s career has spanned over 25 years in beauty, as a cosmetologist to becoming successful sales, marketing professional and trainer in beauty.

Bonnie has facilitated corporate trainings as a speaker, and has produced and directed live events from 25 to 25,000. She is the go-to person connecting people to the power of beauty. Her mission is to connect YOU to finding the BEaUty in U. Bonnie specializes in Public Speaking, Leadership, Sales and Branding Programs in all industries. She believes that beauty translates to all people and all industries from how we see ourselves to how we see others.

As a Best Selling International Author of Success in Beauty, The Secrets to Effortless Fulfillment and Happiness, Bonnie shares her story that success is not always a beautiful path but those hardships can lead to authentically connecting to your own beauty. She graced the cover as one of the 2013 Enterprising Women in Beauty in Salon Today Magazine. Bonnie has PR mentions in Cosmopolitan, Oprah’s O Magazine and the New York Times, Forbes and several trade journals. She holds certifications in Emotional Intelligence, Business Management and Entrepreneurship from USC. She currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona with her 16 year old son Devin and their 6 year old Chihuahua named Lille.

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Diane Aiello has spent over twenty-seven years as a makeup artist to the beauty fashion and commercial industry with clients such as Vanity Fair, Allure, Michael Kors, Antonio Banderas and Glen Close. She lives our her purpose of creating confidence and uplifting others not only as a working makeup artist and fashion stylist but as a coach and mentor helping other artist to gain clarity push past barriers and reach their goals to sustain a successful career and live a life they love. Diane has been featured in Allure, Elle, Glamour, Italian Glamour, as well as worked with notable clients such as Stila Cosmetics, Levi's, Nike, Harley Davidson, Her runway and celebrity clients include, Gucci, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Muhammad Ali, Brooke Burke and John Legend. She is also the owner of Glam Lounge Artists on-location Makeup and Hair Team and My Beauty Muse + Makeup Artist Masterclass. View Guest page

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Laura Alexander Cosmetologists, National Spokes Model, Softap Tech & Trainer. The Beauty Industry my first love to make the World beautiful, Sharing my talent across the U.S. Auto show models always looking their best, as I was on tour with them for 14 years of my Spokes Model career, during that time building L.A. Hair. Design, creating many beautiful heads from color to curls mastering haircuts for lifestyles and face shapes. One day a client had a question for me as she was planning a trip to Hawaii and did not want to go there without an eyebrow she lost during surgery; she asked if I could make her a new one? This question started a new direction of my career learning Softap a Professional technique for Permanent make-up noninvasive must natural way of creating new eyebrows for her and now many. Working with Corrections such as color, shape and sizes lead my into training the trade. Making the world beautiful is what many will do and do it well. View Guest page

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Nick Arrojo


Born in Manchester, England, Arrojo worked as a stylist for Vidal Sassoon, Wella International, and Bumble & Bumble salons before starting his own studio in downtown Manhattan in September 2001, the Arrojo Studio, which encompasses Arrojo Education and Arrojo Product. He was the hairstylist on TLC's What Not To Wear for seven years. He recently released his own product line, Arrojo, and is currently working on several how-to books. Some of Arrojo's celebrity clients include supermodels Melissa Keller, Yamila Diaz, and Karen Ferrari; actors Minnie Driver and Liev Schreiber; musician and Bryan Adams . He has three salon locations in New York, SoHo, Williamsburg and Tribeca, one cosmetology school, a product line “Arrojo” and continues to be a force of education in the professional industry. He is married to wife Lina Arrojo, who works at Arrojo Studios, and who gave birth to twin boys named Nico and Marco in February 2010. View Guest page

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Brenda Barnaby

Brenda Barnaby co-owner of Salon Estique, Phoenix AZ has 30+ years in the beauty industry. A lifetime of learning, working on her craft and working with industry leaders is what keeps her inspired and looking forward to the future. Brenda has traveled nationally and internationally for training on the latest styling concepts, color and cutting techniques, with recent trips to New York, Los Angeles and London to not only enhance her skills but share the knowledge with her team so they can be the very best. Salon Estique has been named a TOP 200 Salon in the nation for many consecutive years. “Our business is founded on four fundamentals: Extraordinary guest service; Quality and Professionalism; Team Work; and Education. We are proud of our team, our business and the quality and value we provide to our clients and our community”. View Guest page

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Alisa Beyer


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Radhika Cloudhary


Since childhood, Radhika and her 2 sisters, have lived a natural chemical free life in India harnessing gifts from nature and incorporating this philosophy into their skincare and beauty regimes. Like a Yoga discipline, the products are designed in accordance with the principles of harmony and balance. SkinYoga is based on the premise that true skin care evolves in synergy with nature. Through each product, you can experience purity and luxury. The best way to maintain healthy glowing skin is with the help of Mother Nature which has been around since much before the invention of chemicals. Locating and sourcing only the finest ingredients using renewable sources. The products come in a completely dry form which ensures that the ingredients remain in their most pure active state and when ready for use simply activate with water, applying the mixture following the instructions on each product. SkinYoga won the CosmoProf Las Vegas 206 Trend Setter Award. View Guest page

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Isabel Colleros


With over 30 years’ experience as a licensed Cosmetologist in California & Arizona. Twenty-five years as a licensed Cosmetology Instructor specializing in Clinical Aesthetics Education. Global educator for professional skin care product lines in Asia, Europe, Mexico and USA. Isabel has developed Curriculum in Cosmetic Tattooing, Areola Restoration and Clinical Aesthetics. Her wealth of knowledge in the esthetics arena has also presented as expert witness in arbitration for 2 separate cases; waxing and chemical peel cases. She shares her expertise to the beauty, cosmetology and esthetics industry as well as to consumers to enhance the beauty of others. View Guest page

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Gloria Coppola

Gloria Coppola is a visionary, author, certified health coach and weight loss specialist, massage educator and grandmother. She wants to leave a legacy to help as many people as she can on this planet get fit and fabulous at any age. As a holistic practitioner for 30+ years she has hosted women's retreats, owned a holistic center, massage school and health food store. She attended Clayton School of natural healing, graduated from Health Choices school and from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition. She continues to study with great chefs and nutritionists, Gloria has a love of travel and plans on offering women's retreats with cooking classes in the near future, perhaps Tuscany, Italy where she just attended a cooking school this summer. Her exciting journey has led her to Peru, Egypt and Hawaii to study with shamans and kahuna. She is the author of Both ends of the rainbow, a healing journey. View Guest page

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Brigid Cox


Brigid Cox is an Advocate for Domestic Violence Victims a Motivational Speaker and Author. She strives to lead, educate and collaborate with different groups within the Domestic Violence Awareness movement. She serves for the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence. Brigid has a special passion for the beauty industry and their unique ability to make a huge difference in fighting against Domestic Abuse throughout the whole country, through training beauty/wellness professionals to recognize and refer their clients, utilizing the CUT IT OUT program. Her personal goal is to have, a trained beauty/wellness professional armed to provide referral materials to their clients who are domestic abuse victims. Brigid knows, through experience, the shame a victim feels can be diminished through awareness. She aims to rally the beauty/wellness industry to become the influential community partners in the fight against Domestic Abuse. National Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233). View Guest page

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Alejandra Crisafulli


Alejandra Crisafulli named Best Life Coach in California by The Corporate America’s, 2016 Boardroom Elite Awards, Alejandra has educated thousands with her revolutionary coaching methods. She is the Co-Founder of Naked Audience Productions & Founder & Master Coach of Alejandra Crisafulli Coaching. She holds a Master of Metaphysical Sciences and has over 16 years of experience in corporate management, coaching, training and development. Alejandra is considered one of the pioneers of the coaching industry. View Guest page

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Zacheray Cross


Zacheray (Zac) Cross master esthetician and licensed instructor for the esthetics industry. For the past five years, has spent most of his career in sales, education, and teaching. Working as a territory manager for a professional's only skin care line, and taught an in-depth makeup course at the school I attended Zac has worked as a trade show coordinator/manager for Lashbomb. In 2014, I started working with Lashbomb performing esthetic services such as waxing, facials, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion. In 2015, I moved to Phoenix, AZ to open and manage a second eyelash studio, perform eyelash and eyebrow services, as well as a second Lashbomb storefront, and becoming the instructor for classic eyelash extensions View Guest page

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Monic De La Cruz


Monica De La Cruz, Make Up artist 20 years of combined experience as an Esthetician in multimedia, HDTV, commercial print, fashion bridal and speaking engagements on beauty and more, Monica is also Certified in Eyelash Extensions with Lavish Lashes and Borboleta Volume. View Guest page

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Josh DeBlasio


Josh DeBlasio has over 18 years of aesthetic industry experience in sales, management, marketing, practice consulting and executive leadership. Josh’s areas of expertise include increasing practice profitability through internal marketing strategies, patient retention, conversion strategies, staff productivity efficiencies and practice revenue growth. He has published various articles and has presented at numerous medical meetings around the country on topics ranging from defeating commoditization to EMR solutions. Josh is currently the Vice President of PCA Skin, is a graduate of Miami University and resides in Scottsdale, Arizona. View Guest page

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Rudy Dragone


Hope, help and healing through education and the proper use of bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is more than an occupation for compounding pharmacist and hormone expert Rudy Dragone, it is his passion, mission and a spiritual journey. At a very early age, Rudy had a burning desire to help people. At the age of 17 he enrolled in pharmacy school and by the time he was 21 he became the youngest pharmacist in New York City. He quickly developed a reputation as a visionary in the pharmacy business and before too long owned 10 pharmacies around the Big Apple. Seeking a better quality of life for his family, Rudy sold the New York pharmacies and headed for Arizona. Once there he purchased Clarks Pharmacy in Carefree Arizona and set out to help enhance the lives of thousands using his expertise in compounding medicine and hormone replacement therapies. Rudy has made it his mission to spread the word about this remarkable treatment modality View Guest page

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Kristen Eykel

Kristen Eykel is a globe-trotting supermodel & TV Host in Los Angeles, who knows the Beauty, Commercial & Entertainment Industry from the inside out. Her international modeling career in Paris, Tokyo, London & Milan inspired her true sense of self-worth beyond just her image in magazines such as French Vogue, Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and Maxim. As one of the top commercial actresses in Europe and the US for decades, she has helped launch some of the most successful beauty campaigns in the world. Her clients include L’Oreal, Biore, Suave, Vidal Sassoon and Lubriderm which only amplified her desire for beauty at a deeper level. Kristen's career as a true Multi-Media personality has ignited her vision. A VJ for VH1, and the host of her own lifestyle show My OWN Time for the Oprah Winfrey Network, she also co-hosted The Saturday Night Solution on CourtTV for 4 seasons, as well shows for Fox Family Channel, E! Entertainment, CNN International, and Cafe Mom/ You Tube. View Guest page

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Jeanie Fabre

Jeanie Fabre, Spa Director at Suddenly Slimmer Day & Med Spa in Phoenix, Arizona since 1988. She has been part of the Company since its beginning and has been instrumental in the growth of the business by focusing on the customer satisfaction and innovation. In the beginning, she wore various hats from, management, sales and marketing. Then as the company grew, she focused on the area that she enjoys the most which is the day to day management of the spa’s operations. She has been featured on various local News Shows, Radio Shows and magazines as an expert in the Spa Industry. She's married with three children and lives in Scottsdale, Arizona View Guest page

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CG Funk

As V.P. of Industry Relations for Massage Envy, CG is responsible for creating and implementing national programs and strategies for therapists and estheticians. CG is actively involved in the massage therapy industry since 1992 and her history includes working as a massage therapist, school instructor, program developer, writer, and corporate trainer. She is a guest presenter at many industry trades shows and is active in licensing and legislative efforts within the massage therapy industry. CG holds a deep belief in the healing power of therapeutic touch and is a passionate mentor of massage therapists and estheticians and their careers. CG was honored with the One Concept Lifetime Achievement Award and was inducted into Massage Therapy Hall of Fame. She still holds active massage therapy licenses in Arizona and California and has helped shape the massage and skin care industries for the past two decades and has inspired practitioners and professionals around the world. View Guest page

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Kevin Garrett


Internationally award-winning photographer Kevin Garrett, who grew up in rural South Georgia and is based in Atlanta, has traveled from Anguilla to Zambia for multiple publications including Condé Nast Traveler, Town and Country, Coastal Living, Private Clubs, Outside, Entrepreneur, Inc. He’s captured people, architecture and landscapes on more than 30 Caribbean islands and recently spent 17 days shooting from the southern tip of India to the Himalayas. In addition to shooting for nonprofits like, Ronald McDonald Houses, the Arthritis Foundation, Children of Conservation, Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta, Orange Duffel Bag Initiative and Susan G. Komen Foundation, his commercial clients include Georgia Pacific, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, The Coca-Cola Company, The Ritz-Carlton Company, He’s the best-selling fine art photographer for Soho Myriad, and his images hang in hotels, resorts, as well as corporate and private collections around the world. View Guest page

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Lee Gerdes


Lee Gerdes is the author of Limitless You: The Infinite Possibilities of a Balanced Brain, published by Namaste Publishing. He is Founder and CEO of Brain State Technologies®, a global network of nearly 200 providers across the world that offer Brainwave Optimization™, a life-changing, brain balancing modality. To date, over 50,000 people have benefited from this patented neuro-process. Lee is a sought after speaker as a well-known "brainologist", and his background includes being a systems analyst, pastoral counselor, management consultant, and past executive for Net Perceptions. View Guest page

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Giannandrea


Giannandrea is recognized globally as one of the most respected celebrity hairstylists in the fashion and celebrity world. His influential portfolio spanning three decades includes Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Garner, Kristen Stewart, Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, Cindy Crawford, Michelle Williams and Jessica Simpson. His work has been featured in Vogue, Italian Vogue, Harpers Bazar US & UK, Glamour, Elle and Marie Claire. Giannandrea was honored in 2015 with a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Hairstyling for his work with Christina Aguilera on NBC’s hit show, The Voice. In 2016 and 2017 he was nominated by the Hollywood Beauty Awards for Hairstylist of the Year. Combining the needs of his illustrious celebrity clientele with styling experience on global textures and cutting-edge infrared technology, Giannandrea and Aria Beauty present the Global Styler. View Guest page

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Ted Gibson


Ted Gibson is one of the most sought-after editorial, runway, and celebrity hair stylists in the business. His work has appeared in publications such as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair, People StyleWatch, W, and Allure and backstage at runway shows such as Chanel, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana. He is also a huge influence and presence at both Fall and Spring New York Fashion Week. Ted is perhaps most known for toiling over the tresses of top celebrities including, Brie Larson, Lupita Nyong’o, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Debra Messing, Angelina Jolie, Saoirse Ronan, Ashley Greene, and many more. An influential style maker, Ted divides his time between working with clients, managing his salon and creating new products. His career as a fashion, runway, editorial and celebrity stylist continues to thrive taking him around the world where the beauty of different cultures inspires him and where exciting new projects continue to challenge and fulfill him. View Guest page

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Karen Gordon


Karen Gordon is the owner of J. Gordon Designs, an internationally recognized salon in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood. A salon professional for 38 years, she works behind the chair as both a Hair Color Specialist and a Hair Loss Specialist. Karen has trained with many of the world’s top colorists in New York, London and Rome. Karen also has a Master of Arts Degree in Applied Business from De Paul University. She is in the process of receiving certification as a Trichologist with both the International Association of Trichologists (ITA) and World Trichology Association (WTA). Karen writes a blog for Modern Salon that follows her journey into the field of hair loss. For the past six years she has been a guest speaker at America’s Beauty Show and at salon industry expos across the county, offering creative ways to grow a salon and innovative ways to handle common business challenges. View Guest page

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Martha Gulati MD


Martha Gulati, MD, is the first Division Chief of Cardiology for the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix and Physician Executive Director for the Banner – University Medicine Cardiovascular Institute. She is the author of the best-seller, “Saving Women’s Hearts” and the Editor-in-Chief of the American College of Cardiology “CardioSmart.” Dr. Gulati is passionate about the study of women and heart disease and about the prevention of heart disease. Her exceptional commitment to the study has won her numerous awards and distinctions, including receiving the first CREDO Award and in 2012, she was awarded the National Red Dress Award. View Guest page

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Silva Hagopian


Silva Hagopian is a licensed Nail Technician and Instructor in the states of Arizona and California with over 20 years of experience. During this time, Silva has created what can best be described as a “cult following” of clients who wait months to see her and fly to wherever she is for her services. She has received a great deal of recognition from local and national magazines including “Best Manicurist” in Los Angeles, by Allure Magazine. As a natural nail care specialist, Silva sets herself apart with her distinguished skills. She has a reputation for providing results and detail-oriented manicures and pedicures. Silva believes deeply in natural nail care, and through extensive research, began using Dazzle Dry over 3 years ago. Didn’t take long for Silva to realize that this innovative product, Dazzle Dry, is changing the reputation of nail polish and nail services. It was then that she was determined to be a part of the VB Cosmetics culture. View Guest page

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Brian Hill


Phoenix Fashion Week - Executive Director, Brian Hill, has over 16 years in the fashion industry, including owner/designer of women’s active wear brand, Femme Athletic. Brian joined the Phoenix Fashion Week team on day one as a ‘volunteer’ with the simple goal of gaining more sales for emerging fashion designers while pushing the Arizona fashion industry forward. Brian worked his way through every job in the company to the top, while creating the current ‘designer’ vision and direction of Phoenix Fashion Week. With a focus on the business side of fashion, the tagline ‘Bridging Designers & Buyers” was created from his perspective as a designer and is the driving action that every team member strives to accomplish daily. View Guest page

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Dr. Christine Horner


Christine Horner, M.D., FACS, is a nationally known surgeon, author and professional speaker and holds two board certifications: the National Board of Surgery and the National Board of Plastic Surgery. Horner was recognized as a leader in her field shortly after starting her plastic and reconstructive surgery practice because she successfully ran a national campaign to pass laws requiring insurance companies to pay for breast reconstruction following mastectomy. Her five-year crusade with the Breast Reconstruction Advocacy Project (BRA Project) led to the passage of an unprecedented federal law that was signed by President Bill Clinton in 1998, requiring insurance companies to pay for this specific surgical procedure. Horner is the award-winning author of, “Waking The Warrior Goddess: Dr. Christine Horner's Program to Protect Against and Fight Breast Cancer,” View Guest page

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Bethany Hornthal


Bethany Hornthal, a communications and marketing strategist and development consultant who has worked for clients in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. She is a pioneer in the breast cancer space. Currently, Bethany is the Co-founder and Executive Director of HairToStay, the only national non-profit that subsidizes scalp cooling therapeutics for the prevention of hair loss related to chemotherapy View Guest page

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Dr. Elizabeth Houshmand


Dr. Elizabeth Houshmand is a double board certified dermatologist specializing in cutaneous laser surgery and the dermatologic care of patients with a special interest in Cosmetic Dermatology, General Dermatology, acne, and skin cancer. She is an internationally recognized expert in Lasers and Cosmetic Dermatology. This varied educational background and training bring Dr. Houshmand’s wealth of knowledge on the newest and latest treatments in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology to her patients. Dr. Houshmand is fluent in English, Spanish and Farsii and enjoys utilizing her skills in providing optimal care for her patients of many diverse backgrounds, believing that being able to connect with them on a personal level allows her to create a strong, trusting relationship with her patients and provide them with optimal care. View Guest page

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Charlotte Howard

Charlotte Howard is a world renowned beauty salon marketing expert, author and eCommerce leader. She trains and "MENTORS" families worldwide on how to create FULFILLMENT and HAPPINESS in their lives. As an elite 46x's international best selling publisher and award-winning hair artist, she uses inner and outer grandeur beauty strategies as a foundation for empowering families to create success in all areas of their lives. She has interviewed, mentored and coached some of the most extraordinary thought leaders in the industry, including Emmy Award-Winning Hair Stylists, Celebrity Fashion Stylists, Award-Winning Makeup Artists, Essence, Sophisticates Black Hair, Vogue, Modern Salon, Salon Today and Oprah's magazine editorial experts. Charlotte has been featured on ABC News 4, Live 5 News and many other media outlets throughout the U.S and abroad. Her authentic work has been graced by communities, small business clients and multimillion dollar corporations worldwide. View Guest page

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Corey Huggins

As the Founder and Global CEO of love, Aunt Bonnie, Corey Huggins is driving the multicultural beauty conversation in the digital space. With collective years in Marketing & Sales for brand management and beauty giants like Kraft, L’Oreal USA, Ales Groupe, Mana Products and GlossyBox USA Huggins has charted the strategic direction for powerhouse brands like Maybelline, LOGICS, MIZANI/Soft Sheen- Carson, PhytoSpecific, Black Opal and COCOTIQUE. And now with the launch of love, Aunt Bonnie- -the first luxury beauty media platform--for Black & Brown women, Corey Huggins is the ‘beauty bridge’ for brands seeking a connection to the multicultural market. View Guest page

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Jessica A. Iannotta


Jessica A. lannotta, MS, RD, CSO, CDN, Chief Operating Officer Jessica is a registered dietitian and certified specialist in oncology nutrition (CSO). She studied nutrition at Cornell University and completed her dietetic internship at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center. She obtained her Master's degree through the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Jessica has worked in inpatient and outpatient oncology settings since 2001 in the North Shore-LIJ Health System. Jessica is in charge of all operations including clinical and culinary operations ranging from menu development to evidence-based website content, relationships with registered dietitians and social workers and developing processes and protocols for intake, management and outcomes analysis of patients. View Guest page

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Christian James

Christian James, Creative Hairstylist and Founder of Arizona Salon Professionals in Scottsdale, Arizona, with over 20 years in the beauty industry, Christian believes the key to success is education. This veteran platform stylist and educator support many local stylists by providing opportunities for others to be educated not only by him but other industry leaders. As a Master Stylist at Dre’s in Scottsdale and a educator for Compaigna de Colore, Christian believes that he must continue to be the student to be a great hairstylist and leader in the industry. View Guest page

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Keely Johnson


Powerhouse entrepreneur, traveler, and wellness devotee, an experienced international business consultant and brand ambassador who thrives on making a difference in this world. Founder and Principal of KLJ Consulting. Degree in Chemistry with an emphasis in BioChemistry and Business. Additional studies include integrative medicine, nutrition, nutraceuticals, cosmeceuticals, supplements and genetic testing. Here, today, representing Skin Elegance, US distributor of clean science cosmeceuticals Synergie Skin. View Guest page

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Carrie Kacen


Carrie followed her heart to the Red Rocks of Sedona from the Windy City of Chicago. She started in the industry as a teenager. After earning a B.S. Degree in Social Work, she returned to her first love of Hair & Makeup in 2002. Her extensive training includes precision cutting, corrective color, photo shoots and film. She is constantly pushing her abilities in her craft with continued education and research on the world's trends. Carrie prides herself on soft beauty and bold integrity. Accomplishments: Published in Vogue Italia/Jan/2015, LA Fashion Week: Spring, Movie-Sacred Journeys, Music Videos. Carrie just completed Hair:Mastered program where she understudied Sam McKnight in Editorial, Campaigns & Catwalks. She spends her leisure time painting with oils, yoga, meditation, hiking, dining, and traveling with her beloved pooch, Lula. View Guest page

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Dr. Jonathan Kaplan


Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, a board certified plastic surgeon originally from Alexandria, LA is proud to call San Francisco home. After completing his plastic surgery fellowship at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic where he was trained by the same team that performed the first US face transplant, he practiced in Baton Rouge, Louisiana for six years. Also during this first 6 years of practice, Dr. Kaplan noticed that patients were coming to consultations without an appreciation for the different costs associated with plastic surgery. He found that most patients couldn’t find an estimate for plastic surgery on the internet and when they would call the doctor’s office, they would hear the same explanation, that the doctor can’t give estimates over the phone since surgical needs are different for everyone. While it is true that everyone is unique and have unique needs, there’s nothing wrong with giving an estimate online so the patient can know if surgery is out of their budget. View Guest page

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Lois Kinsey

From the rolling hills of Laguna Beach to the serene sands of Maui, Master hair and make-up stylist Lois Kinsey has perfected the art of beauty and along the way has collected an impressive celebrity following. Always at the heart of Lois Kinsey Beauty is a deep commitment to creating a truly transformative client experience. Shaping and empowering her clients looks with a fashion forward style through beautiful, wearable hair and make-up. With her experience at the CBS Studios as a set stylist, Lois transformed hairstyles from era to era with her skill, expertise and having the vision of what made each of those decades unique and credible with hair and makeup. Lois is the go to expert in Wedding, Bridal and Special Occasion Hair; She creates breathtaking results and unbelievable experiences for her clients on their most cherished days. View Guest page

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Chris Kolodziejski


Chris Kolodziejski began a fantastic journey that has included Professional Football, Real Estate Development, Investment Banking and since 2003, Cosmetics. AT CHELLA, WE WANT WOMEN TO BE CONFIDENT, BEAUTIFUL AND SEXY. Empowering women through beauty is our inspiration and passion. Complete your look with Chella’s HOW TO BROW IN 3 EASY STEPS. Beauty, Both Internal and External, Can and will change your life. You go Beautiful! View Guest page

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Dr. Tanya Kormeili


Dr. Tanya Kormeili is a nationally recognized, Board-certified dermatologist, educator and consultant in the field of dermatology. As a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine, she brings together intensive clinical expertise with a dedication to providing her patients with a superior experience at her practice as well as an interest in educating the public on the most crucial areas of dermatology. A frequent speaker to both her industry and the public, Dr. Kormeili has been featured on television, as well as in print and online media. In 2013 she was listed in the Los Angeles Magazine Best of LA, as a rising star in dermatology. View Guest page

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Gary Kremen


Gary Kremen (born 1963) is an American engineer and entrepreneur who invented online dating, founded the personals site Match.com, was the first registrant of Sex.com and founder of Clean Power Finance, and is the current chair of the Santa Clara Valley Water District. Since 1993, Kremen has been a private and angel Investor in over 50 companies (individually or through venture capital funds), of which several have gone public or had liquidity events. View Guest page

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Tyler Kroning


Tyler Kroning is a Sales and Marketing Executive at Element4 Skin Science Studio, a division of PakLab in Chino, CA. He has a passion for developing concepts in the health & beauty and personal care industries and successfully launching new brands into the marketplace. Tyler graduated from the University of California San Diego with a degree in Economics and Business Marketing View Guest page

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Geir Havard Kvalheim


Geir H. Kvalheim has through the past 15 years worked on building skin care brands from Norway in several international markets. Founded ScandiDerma AS as an Arctic R&D company in 2010 aiming to develop a state-of-the-art skin care brand based on potent Arctic extracts. ScandiDerma launched Čuvget in Scandinavia during the spring of 2017, is currently rolling out in Europe, and will launch in North America during the fall of 2017. View Guest page

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Joanne Lai


Joanne Lai has a unique skill in fashion styling and enhancement for over a decade. She's been involved in all aspects from founding retail clothing chains to medical beauty spas. With her her hands on business and fashion experience, it's given a lot of insight on what customers of all ages are looking for. It also gives a competitive advantage on styling options especially when it comes to creating a luxury product at a competitive price meant to cater to the mass. "As a woman, beauty is very important to me. False eyelashes are a staple in my cosmetic closet. I have tried many brands of lashes and had issues with quality, comfort, and style. I wanted to solve this problem so I've spent countless hours on design to create a product without flaws. My vision is to bring the highest quality lashes global and to be the top recognized false lash brand in the world. I want to work with the best people and companies who share my same vision. At Eyelashi, we believe in individual beauty. View Guest page

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Alice'n Lilly


Alice'n (Ali) Lilly's Bio- Received an esthetics license in 2012 & did lashes in a booth rental position for approximately one year. In 2013, I co-founded Utah Lash & Day spa in Midvale, UT with my mother Jill Kindall- owner of Lashbomb. Lashbomb is an eyelash extensions supply and training company. Which off and starting my own spa in Salt Lake City called Lash Locale in 2014. In 2012, Ali developed the training & certification course for Lashbomb & has been the classic & volume trainer for the Utah Location. In July of 2016, she moved to Scottsdale, AZ with my family and will also be doing the volume training course for Lashbomb. View Guest page

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Lynelle Lynch


Award-winning entrepreneur Lynelle Lynch is revolutionizing cosmetology education while changing the perception of the beauty and wellness industry. She is owner of the most awarded beauty school in the world, Bellus Academy, recently named the “best beauty school in North America” by the global organization Intercoiffure. Lynch has raised nearly $3 million for scholarship programs for the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation, a non-profit organization she founded in 2012. Her drive, passion and work ethic are a rarity, and her humanitarian spirit is the essence of who she is. View Guest page

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Reverend Richard Maraj

The fun-loving Rev. Maraj joined Unity of Phoenix in April 2005 as Minister of Education, and became Lead Minister in 2006 (now called Senior Minister). Since his arrival Rev. Maraj’s contagious love and enthusiasm, dynamic lessons, great sense of humor and powerful Sunday morning messages have continually inspired, energized, touched and transformed his followers. He is truly a blessing to our spiritual community! Richard has a degree in political science from McMaster University and has a passion for learning. He enjoys a variety of activities, including live theatre, NBA basketball, being on the water, traveling, juggling and has even tried skydiving twice! He also delights in sharing “groan-worthy” jokes. (Be sure to share your favorite jokes with this charming minister; they just may end up in his Sunday message!). Richard’s greatest joy, however, comes from just being with and enjoying the company of his wonderful family and friends. View Guest page

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Joniann Marchese


Joniann Marchese, President and Owner of LightStim, has an impressive track record of entrepreneurial successes traversing a multitude of industries. Joniann created her first business at the age of 16 and moved on to establish the first ever national auto detailing franchise with husband, Steve Marchese. Together they sold over 155 franchises across the country and were highlighted in over 200 publications including. While experimenting with curbing the appearance of aging, Joniann discovered the beneficial results of LED light therapy and jointly with Steve, seized the opportunity to purchase LightStim. Together they have grown the company to be the largest manufacturer and supplier of LED Light Therapy devices to the medical and esthetic communities for use in spas, medical practices and more. She has been the industry pioneer in delivering the powerful results of LED Light Therapy to the consumer and the brainstorm behind new professional product releases at LightStim. View Guest page

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Danae Markland


Since becoming a licensed aesthetician in 2003, Danae Markland has specialized in many aspects of the industry, including corrective aesthetics, laser treatment, and other therapeutic devices. Over the course of fourteen years, she rose through the ranks with PCA Skin, wearing many different hats. Today, she is the Vice President of Business Development for PCA SKIN®, Danae and her team help medical and aesthetic practices advance their skin care knowledge and grow their businesses through superior products and the education necessary to achieve dramatic results in the treatment room. As a leader in education, Danae shares her passion and expertise in skin health with fellow aestheticians and medical professionals at trainings all over the world. View Guest page

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Lorraine Marshall


Lorraine Marshall is the NEW CEO of HOLOCUREN LLC, a natural products supplier to the beauty industry. Lorraine was the sales manager for HOLOCUREN for 8 years and the right hand man to iconic beauty industry leader, Robert Heiman, founder and formulator of HOLOCUREN and Epicuren Discovery. Upon his passing last year in May, Robert bequeathed HOLOCUREN and his legacy into the capable hands of Lorraine who is now expanding her skill set beyond sales and marketing into every aspects of the beauty industry. Since 2001 Lorraine has also runs her own Tool company, TL Marshall Company. View Guest page

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Chris Martin

Chris Martin loves to be able to spread his message of healthy hair solutions for every client. Earlier in his career, Martin was the manager of media services for one of the largest career transition firms in the world. In 2007, Martin changed his focus to the professional beauty industry after meeting his initial business partner and launching their patented line of seamless hair extensions. Despite the challenging economic times, Martin was able to successfully grow the company. The positive response from the beauty community was huge. Martin says, “We improved the current system of adhesive hair extensions by creating a truly seamless system on a thin skin weft. Many of the supposedly healthy hair systems actually damage the hair. Our system features a unique technique where the hair extension is supported on the top and bottom by the client’s own hair that is completely transparent. Beauty professionals still say that they have never seen a system like this!” View Guest page

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Cindy Mazzaferro


Cynthia Mazzaferro is a Visionary and Motivational Speaker, international award winner and Amazon #1 Best-Selling Author, Energy, Medical and Intuitive Healer, Reiki Master, and Life Coach. Cindy is a recognized expert on bridging the science between spirit and our limitless human potential. She is a master energy practitioner and an authority on emotional clearing and energetic healing that addresses negative subconscious memory and emotional debris that impacts our health, how we see ourselves and human performances. Cindy helps one master their internal beauty regardless of their external environment. Her passion is to assist people in their personal growth, establishing their inner and outer-health, and awakening their passion and purpose. Cindy’s new transformational, self-help book, Powerful Beyond Measure allows one to claim their beauty and power within. View Guest page

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Dr. Alex Meneshian


Dr. Alex Meneshian was born and raised in Montreal, a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon His professional education started at McGill University where he was awarded his D.D.S. degree with high honors. He then went on to obtain his M.D. degree at the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine. Dr. Meneshian then completed his combined residency in General Surgery and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He completed a competitive fellowship program at the University of Pennsylvania focusing on facial reconstructive surgery and facial cosmetic surgery. He is an attending doctor at many of the areas prestigious hospitals and Dr. Alex Meneshian practices the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery. His special areas of interest are facial cosmetic surgery and facial reconstructive surgery. View Guest page

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Beth Minardi


Known for her work with celebrities as well as her appearance on many television makeover programs, Beth is a hair color expert who pampers and protects color treated hair. Many of her staff members and clients have been with her for more than 20 years. And, she continues to excel in her craft, including development of Minardi Luxury Color Care, a collection of products designed to beautify and protect color. Beth is a proud supporter of Ride for the Cure™. This organization puts together regular bike riding events to raise awareness and money in the fight against AIDS/HIV. She is a sustaining member of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and has earned countless awards for her work, including a lifetime achievement award for excellence. View Guest page

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Suzanne Mulroy


Suzanne, is a marketing development strategist specializing in the beauty and wellness industry. She offers a unique combination of creativity and organizational skills. Suzanne's talents include managing small enterprises and producing award winning videos and well as writing and speaking skills. Her curious nature and diverse talents are currently in full use for the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation through their next level of expansion. View Guest page

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Dr. Howard Murad


Howard Murad, M.D., FAAD, President and founder of Murad Skincare, is recognized as a leading visionary in the world of health, wellness and beauty. His innovative research into The Science of Cellular Water™, which identified the common denominator of aging and illness as cellular water loss, has transformed the science of skin health; he has created a bridge between dermatology and esthetics that has transformed both professions His unwavering mission is to help people unlock their potential to look younger, to feel younger and to live healthier, happier and more rewarding lives. By sharing his scientific discoveries and his passion, he empowers people to achieve whole-body wellness, effortless weight management and freedom from stress—the keys to living well and aging well. A board certified dermatologist, trained pharmacist and Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA. View Guest page

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Dr. Tim Neavin


Dr. Tim Neavin is a Board Certified plastic surgeon with practices in Beverly Hills and Dubai. He has advanced training from world-renown Beverly Hills plastic surgeons in facelift, rhinoplasty, rhinoplasty revision, and fat grafting, facial remodeling, and beautification surgery for younger adults. Dr. Neavin also has trained and worked with pioneers and leaders in the field of breast and body surgery including body contouring, liposuction, body lifting, and complex breast surgery. Dr. Neavin has lectured nationally on the topics of the safety of office-based surgery, the positive effects of plastic surgery on one’s sex life, periorbital beauty, abdominal surgery, and injectables. He also trains physicians in the art of injectables. He has received numerous awards in plastic surgery and is a Castle Connolly Top Rated Doctor. View Guest page

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Drew Noreen


Born in Phoenix, Arizona and raised around interior design, Drew Noreen has always had a creative eye for design. Over the years Drew has dabbled in multiple arts including painting, wood working, ceramics, interior design and beauty. Previous to May 2016, Drew had spent 8 years in the beauty industry traveling the country as a freelance artist for trade shows, NYFW and other events as well as working one on one with clients behind the chair. Starting in May, Drew decided to embark on a new career in interior design taking a role with the team at Jonathan Adler in Phoenix. Creativity runs through us like rivers. It’s the backbone of everything we see and experience. Never limit but always challenge yourself when it comes to creativity. You never know what you’ll come up with until you do! View Guest page

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Kendall Ong

Kendall Ong has been a hairstylist for over 35 years. As one of the owners of Mane Attraction Salon for the past 17 years, he oversees their education program and media appearances. Mane Attraction Salon was chosen as the Best Hair Salon in Phoenix by City Search and Phoenix magazine, named one of the Top 200 Salons in the country for the eleventh year in a row by Salon Today, as well as one of the 30 Hottest Salons in the U.S. by Color and Style. Previously with Vidal Sassoon Salons and Academies for 20 years he managed their San Francisco salon and academy as well as opened and managed their Scottsdale and Washington, D.C. salons. His love of creating beautiful hair and passion for teaching has taken him around the world, from London to Beverly Hills and New York to Hong Kong. A media spokesperson for the past 30 years he has been in Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Allure, Cosmopolitan and Entertainment Tonight to name a few and is regularly featured on Your Life A to Z and Arizona Midday. View Guest page

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Barbara Paget


Barbara Paget has been on a 13-year mission to answer a question that comes up all too often: “What can I do to help my friend or loved one who has cancer?” One answer will arrive on June 7 at the Cancer Survivor Beauty and Support Day. “No matter where I go the question, ‘What can I do?’ when someone is first diagnosed is universal,” said Paget. “So that is always in the back of my mind. ”Barbara created Cancer Survivor Beauty and Support Day in 2003 to provide a special day of complimentary beauty and spa services to cancer survivors regardless of when they were diagnosed. The event began with eight participating Highland Park businesses, and this year the list has grown to 32. “Mine is not a charity,” said Paget. “This is a win-win. It’s a win for the beauty shops to give back and it’s a win for the cancer survivors. The real beauty of the day is the support that it gives.” Cancer Survivor Day has become a nationwide event with participating businesses in all 50 states View Guest page

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Carolyn Palliardi


Born out of frustration, Aussie mom Carolyn developed 808 DUDE, who wanted to give her teen boy natural skin care products that worked and weren’t full of crappy chemicals. So she developed a body care range designed just for teens and their unique needs. A range where the packaging would appeal to and speak the language of today’s teen. A range that was a win/win for both mother and son! After two years of research and development, a line of ‘no brainer’ products were created, containing no crap, in totally sick ‘street art’ inspired packaging. The result? 808 Dude grooming products which offer a natural solution to stinky teens. Carolyn, former beauty editor and author would stand in the aisle of a supermarket looking for options for teen boys – absolutely nothing! There was nothing that actually catered for the hormonal changes going on in a teen boys body. “A boy’s skin is not the same as a man’s nor is their hair,” she says. View Guest page

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Linda Gillette Parodi


Founding PARODI Professional Care is the latest adventure on Linda Gillette Parodi’s incredible journey in the professional beauty world. Now, she has embarked on a new entrepreneurial journey as founder of PARODI Professional Care, the first company solely dedicated to satisfying the self-care and wellness needs of salon professionals, and their clients. Linda moved to Geneva, Switzerland, for global position in beauty. Throughout this phase of her career she remained a strong advocate for the hairstylist. Often asked why, when her global work has been so fulfilling, challenging and a font of knowledge, has she founded PARODI Professional Care, Linda’s response is simple. She realized that there was no one manufacturer looking at the hairdresser as an individual with the daily challenges she, or he, faces in order to help other people look beautiful. This was to become her mission in founding PARODI Professional Care. View Guest page

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Martin Parsons

AS A MARQUEE PRESENTER and the owner of one of our industry’s most prestigious Advanced Academies for the past 35 years, Martin Parsons has shared his contagious enthusiasm for quality education with tens of thousands of stylists around the world. Martin Parsons was listed among the elite in Modern Salon’s Top 75 Educators for the past century and was the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement Award in the Canadian Hairdressing industry. In 2008 he was included in Modern Salon’s 50 Most Influential Hairdressers and was awarded the prestigious NAHA’s Lifetime Achievement Award for recognition as a leader in advanced education and for highly entertaining and educational stage performances. Martin is a proud Canadian who has traveled the world from North America to Asia, Australia to Africa and throughout Europe delighting audiences with his special brand of insightful techniques, creative style and a sense of humour. View Guest page

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Dena Patton


Dena followed her dream to move to NYC at age 22 and built her own business at age 24 but after a minor stroke at age 27 she sold her marketing company and followed her calling to work with girls and women. She became a speaker, bestselling author and coach who work with leaders and women entrepreneurs to help them build companies that make a great difference in the world. She is the creator of Greatness Leadership Academy and author of Igniting Greatness. In 2007 she cofounded the Girls Rule Foundation that offers 5 programs that help teen girls build leadership, self-confidence and bright futures. Her passion is to help women and girls know their worth, know themselves and know their valuable place in the world. View Guest page

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Judy Pearson


Award-winning writer Judy Pearson’s career began in a tree: a wonderful old maple in her parents’ backyard, with a perfect branch on which to sit and write. Now hundreds of thousands of words later, this Michigan native’s voice is still inspiring! Judy is a graduate of MSU, she has written nearly two decades worth of newspaper and magazine articles, and has published three books. Her first two are biographies about ordinary people who exhibited extraordinary courage: Belly of the Beast & Wolves at the Door. A diagnosis of breast cancer in 2011 caused Judy to depart from biographies and write her third book. It’s Just Hair: 20 Essential Life Lessons was selected as a 2012 International Book Award finalist. Recognizing that helping is healing, Judy’s survivorship led her to found A2ndAct.org. The non-profit organization supports and celebrates women survivors of all cancers as they use their gifts of time and experience to give back to the greater good. View Guest page

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Sirena Pellarolo Ph.D


Sirena Pellarolo, Ph.D., is a board certified Holistic Health Coach, international author and speaker, radio host and blogger. With 30 years’ experience in self-development, health and wellness, Sirena believes in a holistic and empowered approach to menopause another life transitions through self-awareness, emotional, mental and physical detoxing. As a Midlife Midwife she supports women in midlife and beyond to move gracefully through their blocks and rebirth into a vibrant second half of their lives. She has authored and published numerous articles and two books on Latin American performance and gender studies, globalization and new social movements. She is co-author of Success in Beauty: The Secrets to Effortless Fulfillment and Happiness (2014) and Menopause Mavens: Master the Mystery of Menopause (2015). Her forthcoming Recover Your Juiciness: A 30 Day DIY Guide for an Empowered and Healthy Menopause will be out in Fall 2016 by Flower of Life Press. View Guest page

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G Pelliteri

G Pelliteri, Owner & Instructor, attended undergraduate and graduate school at Arizona State University and received her degree in Education and Exercise Science. G has an extensive career in various capacities within the fitness field which allows her to offer a unique perspective and creative methods in her teaching and instruction. After receiving her K-12 teaching certificate following her academic studies, G taught physical education for the Cartwright School District, developing a non-competitive fitness program for grade school children. G was hired by the Lincoln Institute for Athletic Medicine on the campus of John C. Lincoln Hospital to create a fitness test protocol for healthy adults. She provided support and aid as an exercise physiologist in the rehabilitation of professional athletes with a number of professional teams. G offers a wide variety of workshops including: Ergonomic Efficiency at the Workplace, Health and Wellness in the Corporate Culture View Guest page

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Jalia Pettis


In a nutshell, Jalia Pettis is a Fashionpreneur and a women who’s wears many hats. As She business background in corporate America for over 15 years coupled with her passion of fashion and beauty, Jalia started 3 Jay Productions a brand management, event planning and public relations company, not to mention a Make Up Artist. View Guest page

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Dr. Landon Pryor


Dr. Landon Pryor, Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery Fellowship: (Aesthetic and Breast Reconstruction): Cleveland Clinic, (Pediatric/Craniofacial Surgery): Children’s Hospital, San Diego, (Plastic Surgery): Summa Health System, Akron, Ohio Residency: (General Surgery): Akron General Medical Center Medical Degree: Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Ill. Special Interests: Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Reconstruction, Pediatric Plastic Surgery View Guest page

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Rita Ravindra


Rita is start-up business executive with 15+ years of expertise in business development, global expansion, equity & debt fundraising, buy-side & sell-side M&A, finance, business operations and general strategy. She is currently the CEO & Founder of MiaMia Beauty which is a data-driven social platform for sharing beauty looks and purchasing related products. MiaMia launched its first product, an iPhone app in November 2016 and has been called the "Instagram for the beauty-obsessed" by InStyle Magazine. Rita has self-funded the company to date. Previously, she was the VP of Operations & Business Development at RadPad and Preceding RadPad, Rita was VP of Operations at Wittlebee, an e-commerce start-up in children’s clothing and at MySpace, Rita began her career in investment banking and is an angel investor and has invested in Walc, Mile High Run Club (NYC-based running studios) and Broke Girl’s Guide (email newsletter for Millennial women; 10x return in less than 2 years). View Guest page

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Sandra Reich

Sandra Reich M.Ed. is the Clinical Director of The Montreal Center for Anxiety and Depression, The Co-Director of Empowered Women Workshops, Co-Director of Anxiety Videos, Founder of Sandra Reich’s Couple Retreats and a Licensed Psychotherapist. Sandra is also a best-selling author of a number one self-help book on relationships, (Once upon a Time- How Cinderella Grew Up and Became a Happy Empowered Woman), a TV and radio personality and a well-known expert on anxiety, family issues, relationships and more. Sandra’s extraordinary ability in getting to the root of a problem and solving it efficiently has made her gift very sought out. She is known to be an expert in the field of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and “Life Strategy”.Sandra has been fascinated with human nature since she was a small child. She developed an astonishing talent for understanding people and the dances that they play out in life and love. View Guest page

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Steve Reiss


As publisher of Modern Salon, Steve is an active participant in the salon industry conversation and has presented on a range of topics at virtually every major industry event. He is involved in all the group's activities including the industry's most widely distributed and respected publications, the industry's most heavily trafficked and awarded websites, leading social media platforms (#modersalon is the industry's most used hashtag), the industry's leading research resource and a wide range of industry support and advocacy programs, including ChooseBeauty.net and Healthy Hairdresser, which was recently recognized by ICMAD as the industry’s top cause marketing campaign. Modern Salon recently launched HAIR+ and the HAIR+ Summit, a comprehensive hair loss information program and conference dedicated specifically to the salon owner and stylist. View Guest page

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Tosca Reno

Tosca’s passion for championing the Eat-Clean Lifestyle began when she took control of her life and transformed her body from overweight to strong and fit at age 40. Unfulfilled and down on herself, Tosca began a lifelong commitment to embracing a healthier, well-balanced life of Eating Clean and fitness. Driven by tenacity and fueled by positive energy, Tosca gave herself permission to enjoy life and experience and accept a new version of herself. Since her spectacular transformation, Tosca has spent over a decade sharing her journey with others and helping them lose weight and get healthy. As the New York Times best-selling author of Your Best Body Now and the Eat-Clean Diet® series, and The Start Here Diet, selling more than two million copies globally, Tosca is the pioneer of the Eat-Clean Movement and one of North America’s most renowned health and wellness experts leading the pack in the battle against obesity. View Guest page

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Ron Robinson


Ron Robinson is a world-renowned retailer and creator of the niche beauty brand APOTHIA. With a career spanning over four decades, Ron has made his mark among fashion’s elite with his signature and highly curated brand of Southern California cool. In 1978, Ron first opened his doors at Fred Segal on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, and he has grown exponentially ever since. Robinson found it to be the perfect time and place to take his experience and build new traditions in retail. Since then, his lifestyle concept stores have continually changed the face of shopping and fashion - his brings the best-of-the-best and the most innovative, unexpected items to his shops that offer men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and accessories, home decor and beauty. In addition to dominating retail, Robinson is also acclaimed in the beauty industry for his collection of APOTHIA perfumes, lotions and home fragrances. View Guest page

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Dennis & Jamie Roche


Dennis and Jamie Roche have spent their entire careers creating (art) beauty. Dennis has been recognized in fashion magazines from Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Self, Vanity Fair to name a few, as a leading stylists, salon owner for 35 years, a mentor, educator and innovator in Washington DC. He has served on the National Styling Teams and trained for Trevor Sorbie, Redken, Wella, L’Oréal and Arts and Fashion Group. Jamie is a career makeup artist and educator for such prestigious lines as Bobbi Brown, Chanel, Kevyn Aucoin , Elizabeth Arden , Tom Ford, The Makeup Factory and more. Together, they penned the The Zen of Beauty / A Guide to your Magnificence to empower women to find their inner beauty and not only look their best, but to recognize the professionals that will best help serve them. Through a process of meditations and writing activities, the reader will experience a newfound realization and purpose, professionally and personally. The book was written for professional cosmetologists. View Guest page

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Vinnie Russo


Vinnie Russo lives in NYC where he attended NYU from 2002-2006. Has been with Blind Barber since its founding in 2010 and previously ran both the NYC and Brooklyn locations as the General Manager, Vinnie recently became Sales Director in April 2016 for Blind Barber and is guiding the growth of both the service and retail sales for Blind Barber’s success. View Guest page

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Rodrick Samuels

Rodrick is recognized as a renowned leader in cutting-edge educational methods in clipper cutting concepts and techniques including the current trend of mechanical shear techniques. As an expert in the field of Barber Styling, he raised the bar in personal appearance education. He has been an educator for The Beauty Agents, the Andis Company and newly formed and eclectic advanced educational powerhouse Hair Lab Detroit.
Incorporating his years of diverse experience as a school owner, managing director, clipper consultant, edutainer and Fight Colorectal Cancer national spokesedutainer, Rodrick brings innovative trends and freedom-forward creativity to the forefront of the hair education industry. His ability to translate these into profit potential in the lives of barbers and stylist sets the tone toward a better life for personal appearance personnel, both financially and psychologically. View Guest page

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Camille Della Santina


With Camille is an Emmy Award winning make-up artist turned entrepreneur and mom of twins. She was featured in a recently released book Leading Ladies of Makeup Effects and she has survived thyroid cancer. Today, she’s a busy entrepreneur, wife, and mom of 11-year-old twins (boy and girl). Over a decade ago, she came up with the idea of the silicone pads while working on set. She discovered after removing silicone prosthetics from skin, the skin appeared smooth of wrinkles and supple. From there, she essentially invented the original silicone Décolleté pad for the chest. Now, a decade later the SilcSkin line includes 5 sets of pads targeting other problem areas on the face, brows, eyes and neck. View Guest page

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Joe Santy


Joe Santy, Vice President of Success for OLAPLEX is known for his technical knowledge, when it comes to chemical services. Founding the uses for OLAPLEX with color and lightener made it the phenomenon it is. Joe's most recent book is Passionate Salon Professionals, which he co-authored with Dr. Lew Losoncy. His passion is to share with other stylist’s immediate ways to blend their work and personal time to avoid burnout, increase their service revenue through chemical services and take their lives to new heights. View Guest page

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Eden Sassoon


Eden is the outspoken daughter of legendary beauty icon Vidal Sassoon. Influenced by the impact her father left on the industry, she has made her own mark with her full service salon, EDEN by Eden Sassoon, and two luxury Pilates studios in Los Angeles. Her desire to forge her way led to her building the nonprofit organization Beauty Gives Back, which unites the hair industry in fighting the global water crisis. Now sober for four years, this beauty and wellness entrepreneur lives her life on an ongoing cleanse. Eden shares custody of her two children, Olivia and Tyler, with her former husband. At 43, she faces the challenges of being a single mother with business obligations that require more attention than she would sometimes like to give. Eden enjoys a flirtatious lifestyle; she believes that you need to kiss a lot of frogs before you find Prince Charming! View Guest page

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Maria Savarese

Maria Savarese first started working with Thicken It Studios after experiencing her own hair loss and had tried many avenues to help her hair grow back. Now the Brand Manager for Thicken It Studios, she has a passion for spreading the message of healthy hair solutions to as many people as possible, while helping other women to regain their confidence and beauty. Prior to Thicken It Studios, Savarese utilized her background in nutrition, fitness and sales, working in large fitness venues and running her own business as a fitness and nutrition counselor. She has taken over fifty courses in nutrition, fitness and hair loss. She has a degree from the American Counsel of Exercise as a lifestyle and weight management consultant. View Guest page

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Tim Sawyer


Tim Sawyer is a highly regarded motivational speaker, author & practice management consultant within the modern medical/aesthetic industry. He currently is the President & Co-Founder of Crystal Clear Digital Marketing Named Best Practice Marketing Company of 2016 by THE Aesthetic Industry Awards & A Top 10 Aesthetic Service Company of 201 by Aesthetic Everything®. Tim Sawyer’s expert consulting has been implemented in hundreds of medical practices across the globe, further educating doctors & staff how to find, serve & keep more patients profitably. View Guest page

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Patty Schmucker


Patty Schmucker is President and CEO of Performance Branding Services (PBS) and American Made Beauty. Prior to launching PBS, she accumulated significant experience in business management and development, having served as Vice President of Sales, Education and Marketing for Caesar’s Beauty Supply. She also served as National Director of Sales-West for the Aveda Corporation and sat on Aveda’s Advisory Committee from 1985-1998. She launched her own Ayurvedic brand, DoshaCare in 2008. Patty has been involved with a variety of success stories in the cosmetic industry. Patty wrote and currently facilitates a program to assist beauty brands reach domestic and international distribution which has helped 98 companies develop their international expansion plans resulting in over $29 Million in new export sales in the last 4 years. Patty is a licensed cosmetologist that also earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Pepperdine University. View Guest page

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Mina Scumaci


Mina Scumaci has been a licensed Cosmetologist for over 25 years and out of growing frustrations with the current velcro rollers on the market, she created an innovative roller called The Original ClassiCurl Roller. Her passion is and has always been, to help women look beautiful. Mina took her passion as a hair stylist and her dream of becoming an entrepreneur and founded Scumaci International in 2014. In a short time, she’s had to interest from platform artists and celebrity stylists. In March 2017 Mina was notified that her ClassiCurl Roller brand was chosen to exhibit in the coveted Discover Beauty Spotlight of the largest beauty trade shows in the world. While there, her ClassiCurl Rollers were selected as a Trendsetter for Cosmoprof North America 2017! New Beauty Magazine named Mina’s ClassiCurl Rollers one of the top 10 unique discoveries at Cosmoprof 2017. She plans on continuing to grow her brand, and teach her 3 children to work hard at achieving their dreams. View Guest page

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Israel Segal


Israel Segal is the founder and President of Nola Industries, Inc., a natural hair and body company. He began his journey 25 years ago at French retailer Agnés B. in New York City, where he became the company's first American Press Representative, igniting his passion for the fashion industry. He then worked as a wardrobe stylist for the Bergdorf Goodman brand, and many others. In Los Angeles he lent his talents to commercials and celebrity portraits with Meryl Streep, Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Sandra Bullock, Halle Berry and many more. In 2003, Segal became the proud adoptive father of African-American twins, which prompted his interest in natural products for hair and skin. They were nearly impossible to find, as most contained harmful fillers, paraben and phthalates. That's when Free Your Mane and Nola Industries, Inc. got its start. View Guest page

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Bobi Seredich

Bobi Seredich is a recognized speaker, author, trainer and successful entrepreneur specializing in leadership development. She has spent over 20 years of her career dedicated to creating, directing and presenting leadership programs for top companies in the U.S. and around the world. Her book, Courage Does Not Always Roar – Ordinary Women with Extraordinary Courage, The book is a collection of her experiences and stories of women who have had the courage to overcome very difficult life events. Her passion is to guide individuals and organizations to a higher performance level through her own business knowledge, inspirational stories and leadership emotional intelligence training. She is a breast cancer survivor and was honored as one of the 20 Faces of Komen for the state of Arizona in 2012. She is an active volunteer in her community and is a wife and mother of twins, Alex and Gia. View Guest page

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Candy Shaw


Candy Shaw literally grew up in the beauty business as the daughter of former world-champion competition-hairdresser Jamison Shaw. Trained in Paris, Candy’s been a French Cutter and Balayage Highlighter her entire life. The world’s foremost authority on balayage education, Candy teaches a fast, efficient, no-nonsense method of hair painting. Candy runs three companies. Jamison Shaw Hairdressers, a fifty-year-young, third-generation, salon in Atlanta, where she personally sees up to thirty-five guests each day. An Academy specializing in balayage education. And SUNLIGHTS Balayage, the makers and purveyors of the world’s leading balayage products and education, including THE BALAY BOX® and SUNLIGHTS Lightener®. View Guest page

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Mary Shores


One of the youngest people in the U.S. to start a business in her industry, Mary Shores overcame the odds to build a thriving company. Nearly 20 years later, she has spent the last decade inspiring businesses and individuals across the nation how to use their own words to create new ways of thinking, identify their goals, and take action to create meaningful results. Devoted to awakening the power of words, Mary balances her passion and her business with the challenges of raising two teenage boys. View Guest page

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Emilio Smeke


Daily Concepts’ fearless leader, Emilio is an admitted clean freak, as well as a bath and shower expert. Where he came up with the idea for the scrubbers label indicators? The shower, naturally. Born and raised in Mexico City, Emilio joined his family business – the leading bath accessory company in Mexico – in 1993. He moved to Los Angeles in 2006, where he lives with wife Joanne, DC mascots Tala and Rocco, and, Daily Concepts’ most recent members, his daughter Terrie and beloved son Salo. Emilio’s brain works overtime in the shower, coming up with new products for Daily Concepts, or belting out the lyrics of favorite songs. View Guest page

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Vicki Starr


VICKI STARR, Creative Professional and Founder of STARR TREATMENT, illustrates her creative finesse through fashion magazine photo shoots, print advertising, videos, weddings, fashion shows, commercials, movies and even entertainment/publicity shoots but most of all she has excelled in the world of Body Painting and Face Painting. My motto is, “Come to me as you are and you will leave looking like a star!”. Having been a makeup artist for many years, she has come to learn that there aren’t many in that field that does all that she can do and as a result she has decided to take her artistry to the next level. VICKI STARR teaches and supervises body painting and special fx techniques and makeup application at area workshops, personal one on one workshops as well as for the American Cancer Society’s, "Look Good…Feel Better” program in Brooklyn, New York. This program allows her to use her artistry skills in helping women regain the looks they once had prior to their cancer treatments. View Guest page

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Ronnie Huss Stephen Beckford

68% Of People Suffer With Their Chin. Excess fat under the chin is the biggest body insecurity amongst 68% of people (according to stats from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery) and it’s no mystery why. In just 30 minutes, the ChinUp Firming and Contouring Face Mask can reduce the appearance of a double chin and create a more defined looking jawline whilst hydrating and moisturising your skin. Meet Co-inventors Stephen Beckford and Ronnie Huss from Chin Up Mask. View Guest page

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Dr. Felicia Stoler


Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, exercise physiologist and expert consultant wellness and healthy living, Dr. Felicia Stoler is the Author of “Living Skinny in Fat Genes”, “The Healthy Way to Lose Weight and Feel Great” and Host of TLC “ Honey We’re Killing the Kids! Felicia is a professional speaker, ambassador and spokesperson for many brands including Nike, Unilever and GNC. View Guest page

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Dina Strachan MD


Dina D. Strachan, MD is a board-certified dermatologist who specializes in medical and cosmetic issues in patients of all skin types. Additionally, she is an internationally-recognized expert in ethnic skin. Dr. Strachan is a graduate of Harvard College and Yale Medical School, and currently, holds a faculty position at NYU. She has been cited in a variety of local and national media including The Dr. Oz Show, Good Morning America, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Health, Women’s Health, Redbook, Ebony, Essence, Latina, Rolling Stone, health.com, The Network Journal, about.com as well as the local CBS and NBC news. View Guest page

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Helena Tamargo


Helena Tamargo is a licensed Esthetician and a Certified Make-up Artist. With over nine years’ experience in the beauty industry she is truly a Guru in her field. Starting her career at a early age, she began working as a Make-up Artist in the entertainment industry. She was always incredibly fascinated by the power of cosmetics and the transforming impact that eyebrows made on the face. Through Make-up artistry she developed her obsession with eyebrows. Eager to perfect the art of brow shaping she became a BROW SPECIALIST. Helena has now decided to venture off on her own and put all her skills to use. "My motto is, if you look good, then you feel good and then you do good! I believe looking good is the universal and fundamental law of success because it truly transforms your mood and gets you ready to conquer the world! I have a passion for making people look good and feel beautiful! Accentuating ones beauty is my gift and I want to share it. View Guest page

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Alexis Thurston


Alexis Thurston is co-founder and vice president of Pulp Riot, Butterfly Circus, Butterfly Loft Salon, Ubungalows luxury salon suites. She also sits on the board of the EmpowHERment Project, an initiative to promote the empowerment, equal recognition, and mentorship of our beauty industry’s talented women. Thurston is an award-winning stylist that has educated both stylists and salon owners all over the world. View Guest page

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David Thurston


David Thurston is the founder of Pulp Riot, a professional hair color line sold throughout the United States, Canada, and other parts of the world. Pulp Riot’s largest distributor is SalonCentric, and the product line is part of the Luxury Brand Partners family of products that also includes Oribe, R+Co, and Smith & Cult. David is also the founder of Butterfly Loft, an award-winning, eco-friendly, upscale salon and spa in Los Angeles (Encino.) Awarded, Best New Salon in North America by Salon Designer’s International, and Best Salon in the Valley by the readers of Ventura Blvd. Magazine. He also co-founded Ubungalows, and Butterfly Circus, a traveling collection of educators who tour the United States and Canada teaching the latest cutting, coloring, styling, and business skills in an innovative, fast-paced format. View Guest page

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Britain Todd


Britain Todd, CEO of Contours Rx, LLC Britain Todd, the founder of Contours Rx and creator of LIDS BY DESIGN, recounts her personal journey that leads to the development of this revolutionary product, “I was searching for my own solution and the options that were on the market were unsafe and undesirable. I knew I wasn’t the only one struggling to find a non-surgical solution for my hooded eyes and I wanted to provide women with a reliable product that they could be proud to use.” As an accomplished female entrepreneur, Britain is passionate about her products and uplifting women by accentuating their natural beauty. Today, Contours Rx has been recognized throughout the beauty industry and featured in top beauty magazines. View Guest page

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Jamie Tsosie


Jamie has over 10 years of marketing experience and a licensed cosmetologist for 15 years. Her passion lies in helping businesses succeed. Growing up in a small business family, seeing the ups and downs, and watching her own business fail during the 2008 recession, she has compassion for helping to make sure other business do not go through the same struggles she had. Jamie decided to take her compassion and sale skills to helping others to be inspired to be a part of the beauty industry by working with Beauty schools in the Phoenix area. She took a job in the print industry to help widen her understanding of all the marketing avenues available to business owners. After taking marketing courses, Jamie found her niche with social media marketing, a growing leader for marketing for small to large business. She took her new-found inspiration to be able to help business succeed and started Valley Marketing & Events Company. View Guest page

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Kristi Vannatter


Kristi Vanhatter has spent the last 10 years in the beauty industry, and has been with Perfect Corp US team since May of 2015. Kristi establishes and manages relationships in the US with cosmetic and fashion brands to integrate into the YouCam Makeup app as well as develops marketing campaigns to launch partnerships for brand promotions. Perfect Corp (parent co.- Cyberlink) is the technology company behind four beauty apps - YouCam Makeup, YouCam Perfect, YouCam Nails and Beauty Circle which have exceeded 275M downloads worldwide with over 20M sessions daily. The most popular app, YouCam Makeup - with over 180M downloads, allows consumers to virtually try on makeup before they buy. Kristi spent 6 years in the home shopping industry as an on-air host at ShopNBC. Kristi has mentored and coached several CEO’s and product specialists on presentation and on-camera techniques, and how to maximize sales on HSN and QVC. She has worked with such companies as Living Proof, Algenist and Lanco View Guest page

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Melanie Wasilewski


When faced with a loss of energy, sleep deprivation and the effects of aging noticeable in her skin, Melanie Wasilewski was introduced to Lumity. The timing couldn’t have been better. With a passion in health and wellness and a strong understanding of the powers of supplementation, Melanie’s experience with Lumity was life changing. I noticed I had dull skin that was prone to acne and I was seeing deeper wrinkles for the first time in my life. I started taking Lumity and right away I was sleeping better, waking up with more energy and my skin started to have a youthful glow. Today, Melanie leads retail sales for Lumity Life which is sold through top physician and dermatologist offices as well as cult beauty boutiques across the country. When she’s not preaching the benefits of Lumity, you can find Melanie working out at her favorite BLAST class or spending time with her husband, 2 kids and her Labradoodle. View Guest page

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Alli Webb


Alli is our founder and a lifelong blowdry maven. Before becoming a full-time mom to Grant and Kit, Alli had a career in public relations, working with clients such as Faith Hill, Paul McCartney and Keith Urban. She’s a professional hairstylist, trained by Toni & Guy, and spent several years working under the late, great John Sahag in NYC. In 2008, she began a side business called Straight-at-Home, which provided in-home blowouts on a referral basis in LA. When her business and popularity quickly outgrew her one-woman show, she decided to expand and start Drybar. We couldn’t be more proud of Alli’s achievements, which include a 2014 CEW Achiever Award, Fortune’s “40 under 40,” Marie Claire’s “16 Most Fascinating Women,” Cosmopolitan’s “2013 Power List” and Fast Company’s “100 Most Creative People in Business.” View Guest page

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Ronnie Weir


Growing up in a farming and ranch community Ronnie Weir has always had an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for success. His passion for athletic sports has also fueled his drive to strive for excellence. A University of Wyoming graduate, he earned a degree in Business Management with minors in Marketing and Economics. Soon after graduation, Ronnie married and moved to South Dakota where his wife’s family farm and ranch resided. His initial goal was to climb the corporate ladder, he soon found himself experiencing burn out from the high pressure sales environment, lack of value for people, and not feeling he was able to make a bigger impact on people’s lives. Weir shares, “I really wasn’t getting to people in the manner that I wanted. It didn’t have the value that I thought it should. I have always believed in faith, family and freedom. Those are the things I wanted to build a foundation on for my life and for my career endeavors.” View Guest page

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Dr. Wendy Weisflog


Wendy graduated from University of Wisconsin in pre-med studies. From there, she went to Cleveland Chiropractic College in Los Angeles, CA. Upon graduation from Chiropractic School Wendy relocated to Scottsdale, AZ. This is where she opened Arizona Sports Rehabilitation in 2001. After many years of practicing, the physical work started to wear on her body & shoulder. Then decided to move on from Chiropractic & open a Med Spa. She has always wanted to open a Med Spa and enjoys helping people achieve their desired goals & help them feel better about themselves. View Guest page

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Suzi Weiss-Fischmann


Suzi Weiss-Fischmann Co-Founder & Artistic Director of OPI In 1989, co-founder & Artistic Director of OPI, Suzi Weiss-Fischmann began to make nails not only relevant, but exciting and fun when she created the first thirty OPI colors. Then, manicures were only for special occasions. Now, nails are the hottest fashion accessory. Born in Hungary, Suzi began her fascination with beauty at an early age. She cultivated her instinct for color and style in the New York City garment industry where she also attained a degree from Hunter College. Suzi’s passion for fashion translates into season after season of on-trend nail lacquer shades – and the reason women around the world love OPI. Known worldwide as “The First Lady of Nails,” Suzi is the go-to authority for beauty editors and fashion designers alike, regularly giving her thoughts on color and nails. View Guest page

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Tom Whiteside

Tom works with the Business and Community Engagement team at Movember, focusing on the Texas and Atlanta markets to help provide structure and support across local committees, corporations, colleges and communities. He also oversees the MOVE initiative within the US, a 30-day fitness challenge to raise funds and awareness for men’s health. Before coming to Movember Tom worked for three years with the LIVESTRONG Foundation in Austin, TX. There he helped build Team LIVESTRONG's endurance athletics program. Tom graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in English. He is a survivor of Hodgkin's lymphoma and grows a mean Mo. View Guest page

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Elana K Wight


Elana is a speaker, mentor, author of the much-anticipated memoir, Red Thursday, which is about her personal struggle to beat Stage IV Ovarian Cancer. As a single mother of two and an inspirational consult in the professional beauty industry, Elana has worked with top salons, stylists, and brands throughout the U.S. As the founder of Red Thursday Foundation, a non-profit organization she shares her very personal journey of cancer survival. Her goal is to grow Red Thursday Foundation to offer financial resources and health advocacy for cancer patients and their supporters in multiple ways; and to encourage, inspire and give hope to anyone affected by cancer. She also hopes to grow another division of Red Thursday that will provide similar resources to licensed beauty professionals diagnosed with cancer. What makes Elana unique is her attitude about living abundantly and turning her worst nightmare into a blessing and catalyst for personal growth. View Guest page

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Adora Winquist


Adora Winquist Founder and Chief Formulator for ADORAtherapy, credits finding her way to the health and wellness arena to her time spent working for corporate America. Her strong observation of a need for positive and uplifting vibrations in the workplace inspired her to create Adoratherapy’s now best-selling product, Clear Away. Adora’s own spiritual awakening, from her early twenties on, led her to combine her two passions vibrational medicine and aromatherapy in the unique formulation of the Adoratherapy brand. Her extensive knowledge and unique skills inspire the formulation of this highly innovative line of essential oil products, supporting personal growth, empowerment, and overall wellbeing. She is a pioneer in the next evolution of aromatherapy. View Guest page

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Eric Wright

Eric Wright, Hairdresser, stylist and men’s hair specialist, brings diversity and eclectic style to keeping men on the cutting edge of male modernism. Joining Great Clips to inspire the everyday man at an affordable price while inspiring his clients to stay current and up to date on the men’s world of style and that looking good is more than a just good haircut. View Guest page

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