ESSENCE Beauty & Style Expo
HOURS OF OPERATION
Fri, Jun 30, 2017, 10:00 AM – Sun, Jul 2, 2017, 6:00 PM CDT

The ESSENCE® Beauty & Style Expo is the nation’s highest attended & most diverse beauty fan expo.

Curated by award-winning ESSENCE beauty editors, you’ll get free product giveaways, style consultations, meet & greets with your favorite bloggers, live blogger video tapings, exclusive insights from fashion experts, complimentary style consultations, mini makeovers, and much more!
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SPEAKERS & INFLUENCERS


HOSTED BY ZURI HALL


Andrea Fairweather


Chante Moore


Ellarie


GlamTwinz


India.Arie


Jazmine Sullivan


Jillian Hervey of Lion Babe


Kim Kimble


MahoganyCurls


Miss Tina Knowles Lawson


Mushiya


Tweet


Ty Hunter


Vernon François




FRIDAY
11:05 AM Expo Stage TBD

11:30 AM Expo Stage SPONSOR MOMENT

12:10 PM Expo Stage DOPE STUFF
with Julee Wison
12:20 PM Expo Stage TBD

12:50 PM Expo Stage Debunking Beauty Standards
with Big Freedia
1:30 PM Expo Stage THE VERNON FRANĆOIS SHOW

2:00 PM Expo Stage Ageless Beauty: Fashion, Beauty, Love
with Miss Tina Knowles Lawson
2:30 PM Expo Stage Beauty Boss
with Andrea Fairweather & Mushiya
3:00 PM Expo Stage Battle of the Beauties
Team MahoganyCurls vs. Team GlamTwinz sponsored by REVLON
3:30 PM Expo Stage TBD

4:10 AM Expo Stage SPONSOR MOMENT

4:50 PM Expo Stage Beauty Boss
with Nancy Twine & Katonya Beaux
5:15 PM Expo Stage Street Style Fashion Show

SATURDAY
10:55 AM Expo Stage DOPE STUFF
with Julee Wison
11:05 AM Expo Stage Beauty School Live Presents
The GlamTwinz & the Journey to Longer, Healthier Hair
11:30 PM Expo Stage Sponsor Moment

12:00 PM Expo Stage Ageless Beauty: Reintroducing
Chanté Moore
12:20 PM Expo Stage Beauty School Live Presents
Musihiya Unapologetically Natural Hair Show
12:50 PM Expo Stage Sponsor Moment

1:30 PM Expo Stage A Fashion & Style Retrospective
with India.Arie
2:00 PM Expo Stage Sponsor Moment
My Black is Beautiful
2:35 PM Expo Stage Beauty School Live Presents
Tutorial and Q&A with MahoganyCurls
3:00 PM Expo Stage The Evolution of Tweet

3:30 PM Expo Stage Sponsor Moment
Palmers
4:10 PM Expo Stage Battle of the Beauties
Team Curly vs Team Straight with Kim Kimble and Friends
4:40 PM Expo Stage The Evolution of Lion Babe
Music, Family & Inspiration
5:10 PM Expo Stage Black Women in Fashion
with Ebonee Davis & Brandice Henderson
5:40 PM Expo Stage Street Style Fashion Show

SUNDAY
10:55 AM Expo Stage DOPE STUFF
with Julee Wison
11:05 AM Expo Stage Beauty School Live Presents
Make Me Over with The Cut Life
11:30 AM Expo Stage Sponsor Moment

12:20 PM Expo Stage Thriving While Black in the Fashion Industry
with Julee Wilson & Michaela Angela Davis
12:50 PM Expo Stage Sponsor Moment
My Black is Beautiful
1:30 PM Expo Stage THE VERNON FRANĆOIS SHOW

2:00 PM Expo Stage Battle of the Beauties
Hosted by Ty Hunter & Aisha McGraw sponsored by Walmart
2:40 PM Expo Stage The Ty Takeover
with Ty Hunter & Julle Wilson
3:05 PM Expo Stage Beauty School Live Presents
Tutorials by Ellarie & Yoshi Doll
3:30 PM Expo Stage Sponsor Moment

4:10 PM Expo Stage Beauty School Live Presents
Tutorials by Ellarie & Yoshi Doll
4:40 PM Expo Stage TBD

5:10 PM Expo Stage Street Style Fashion Show

SPONSORS
 


BLACK WOMEN ARE THE TRUTH

And we want to celebrate you! We are at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival® all weekend long. Grab a friend and join P&G's My Black Is Beautiful as we treat you to hair styling, skin consultations, photo opps, MBIB swag and more. See you there!


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