Celebrity Connected 2017 Luxury Gifting Suite Honoring The Academy Awards®!

Had a great time at the Celebrity Connected 2017 Luxury Gifting Suite Honoring The Academy Awards® at the Millennium Biltmore downtown. Ever the foodie, I was excited to try all the treats such as Nu-Health Fruit, Gourmet Inspirations Salted Carmel Whiskey spread, Twizzles Tasty Treats (my favorite flavor thus far is peanut butter), Route 66’s Root Beer, Gorp Clean Energy Bars, Ricos Nachos on the Go, Something Sweet’s by Maddie Lu’s chocolate chip sweet edible cookie dough, Vegan Noms (my favorite was the brownie variety), Ohana’s Cupcakes (especially the lemon flavor), Sorelle and Co’s sweets, Kung Fu Tea (the Mango flavor), Hemp […]

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Roger Neal Style Hollywood Oscar Viewing Dinner and Gifting Suite

The super swanky Roger Neal Style Hollywood Academy Awards viewing dinner and Oscar Suite Presented by Suzan Hughes S.H.E Foundation , and brought to you by Sprin Jewelry, Best Way Co. ,and The Autism Changes Foundation will take place on Oscar Night February 26th 2017 at the World Famous Hollywood Museum (The historic Max Factor building) located at 1660 Highland Avenue in the heart of Hollywood (www.thehollywoodmuseum.com). Roger Neal, who for the past 21 years and produces the RNSH Oscar suite, said “We are beyond thrilled to be back at the Hollywood Museum which houses the largest collection of entertainment […]

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Secret Room Events Golden Globe Awards Style Lounge

Had a great time at the Secret Room Events Golden Globe Awards Style Lounge on Friday at the swanky SLS Hotel Main Ballroom. Their proud Platinum sponsor In the Secret Room Style Lounge are Anne Neilson Home, which  “delivers faith with a flourish: creating art and lifestyle products that provide one-of-a-kind beauty and quality while always giving to a higher purpose.” Anne’s luxury candles are a great Valentine’s gift…great scent, classy looking and super romantic. Other sponsors for this incredible event were Barlean’s, Martinni Beauty, Inc, Serumtologie ®, The Happiness Box, COTE Hair Care, Imagine Home, MCCOY Co. ltd, Julie’s Real, Urban Heal, […]

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Super Saturday Sale

Rachel Zoe, Rodger Berman, Molly Sims and Scott Stuber all co-hosted the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance’s 3rd Annual Super Saturday at the historic Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on Saturday, June 11th. For 2016, Super Saturday LA welcomed QVC Presents Super Saturday Live with Melissa Rivers to the west coast for the first time ever. The broadcast brings together all the celebrity excitement and fantastic shopping finds for a worthy cause to more than 106 million homes.  QVC Presents Super Saturday LIVE has raised more than $10.3m for ovarian cancer research. Retailers such as Barry’s Bootcamp, Black Halo, Brighton, Calleen Cordero, ColorProof Evolved […]

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Suzanne DeLaurentiis Daytime Emmy Gifting Suite at Dylan Keith Salon

Had a great time at the Suzanne DeLaurentiis Daytime Emmy gifting suite at the wonderful Dylan Keith Salon in the heart of Burbank. Sponsors for the event were Cinema Secrets, Nassif MD, Vivan’s Boutique Erica’s Organics, New Day Talk show, Sweet Bottom Treats & Events, and MX4D, the Motion EFX Industry, which is an immersive 4D experience, the next evolution in cinema. Proceeds from the event benefitted Operation Hollywood, a deserving veterans’ charity. More info at http://suzannedelaurentiisproduction.com/ and http://www.burbanksalon.com/ Photos courtesy of Donna Dymally.

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Amazing time at the BioIconic Style Awards

I  had a fabulous time at the Bio Iconic Style Awards at Avalon in the heart of Hollywood. BioIconic partnered with Modern Salon and L’Oréal-owned distributor Salon Centric on a nationwide hunt to give one hairstylist the biggest break of their career. The top four lucky hairstylists selected from the #MYBIGBREAK Instagram competition attended the awards where the winner,  Kelsey Deuel was declared amongst 700+ guests, including some of the nation’s leading creative artists, stylists and beauty industry elites. In addition, the Kelsey will be featured in a nationwide print feature in Modern Salon. The contestants competed for the grand prize […]

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Gliding to Straighter Hair with The Glyder

I have been straightening my Perfro (“Persian Fro”) for years with much difficulty. It’s been very challenging to manage my hair. I’m sure anyone else with “ethnic hair” has the same challenges. I used that parenthetical phrase, as that is what many hairdressers over the years have referred to my mop of hair as. Most even charge me extra and gripe about my nappy hair under their breath the whole time. And they saddle my locks with far too much product, which has damaged and malnourished my hair. Usually it takes hours for me to style my hair myself. I’ve […]

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Berlin Girls Magazine Launch at Benjamin Salon

Nice time at the Magazine launch party for BERLIN GIRLS, a new publication from Benjamin Mohapi and his team at Benjamin salon with Negin Zand in a very upscale part of West Hollywood. The event also featured work from Los Angeles artist Albert Reyes. More info at http://www.salonbenjamin.com/   I loved the design of the salon…lots of great knick knacks, especially the nose bookends. I also really liked Benjamin’s photographs and well as Albert’s sketches.                  

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UBUNTU Oils Treats Those Dry Tresses

UBUNTU OILS FROM AFRICA™ are a new generation of oils for targeted haircare. ‘Ubuntu’ means kindness and these oils will leave hair pampered, repaired, restored and full of juicy goodness once again. Living in a dry climate like SoCal, where I’m either flat ironing, curling or subjecting my hair to Brazilian Blowouts makes me an ideal candidate for their products. These high quality, vitamin enriched oils are sourced using fair trade principles and capture traditional African beauty regimes. The range comprises 4 targeted oils for specific hair types: Baobab oil for dry hair, Mafura oil for the repair of coarse/damaged, […]

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