Beauty Carnival

June 25, 2021 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM EDT

2020 has forced us to look at everything differently, including caring for and expressing our beauty. In 2021 we are redefining beauty trends and earning a seat at the table. Enjoy presentations from industry insider Bea Dixon, Founder of Honey Pot Co., serial Entrepreneur Supa Cent, and top brands on makeup, skin, body, and hair care that provide a fresh perspective on caring for and embracing the hair and skin you’re in.

Don’t forget to WATCH  Week 2 Beauty Carnival! Barri Gibson gives us the REAL tea on how to care for our natural curls. You won’t want to miss it.

Event lineup


Artez La’Mon Noel
Beauty Influencer


Rachel Nicks
Founder, BirthQueen


Blake Newby
Essence Beauty & Style Editor


Singer-Songwriter, Actress


Claudia Jordan


LisaRaye McCoy


Mariah Moore
Co Founder & ED of House of Tulip


Melyssa Ford
Model/Media personality


Supa Cent

Event schedule

June 25, 2021 6:02 PM

Loving Our Shades: Panel and Demo featuring Artez La’Mon Noel

June 25, 2021 6:26 PM

Getting the Bag in Grooming: Women who work in the space of body products talk about how they ended up on this journey

June 25, 2021 6:52 PM

Bare Belly Wellness: A Conversation On Black Maternal Health

June 25, 2021 7:08 PM

PANEL: Mind, Body and Soul While you push to reach your #GOALS, self-care is essential. As you navigate the ups and downs of business and life, these panelists will give you some tools to keep your mental, physical and spiritual all the way up!

June 25, 2021 7:22 PM

Bet on Black Beauty: A discussion on the best products for black & brown skin, and what tools we need in our makeup toolbox.

June 25, 2021 7:43 PM

Body Beautiful: A conversation on body wellness at every age, prioritizing your physical wellbeing from the inside out and how the shift in perspective about plastic surgery is impacting Black women.

June 25, 2021 8:09 PM

Keeping it Cute: How to Dress High-Low & Make Your Closet Pop At Any Budget Adrienne and No IG Jeremy have a chat on how to keep it cute at any level whether at home or in the streets.

June 25, 2021 8:27 PM

INTERVIEW: My Beauty Journey Essence Beauty & Style Editor Blake Newby speaks to SupaCent about her accent in the beauty world, the success of her brand – and what it was like to build her dreams while still repping her hometown.

June 25, 2021 8:48 PM

Estee Lauder Ageless Beauties: Looking Your Best At Every Age Aging is inevitable. No matter how much we try to convince ourselves, the clock keeps ticking and our skin will age. But there is opportunity and education to be shared on being proactive versus reactive. Our panel of ageless beauties will share what they’ve learned and how they evolve in positive skin-care habits.

June 25, 2021 8:58 PM

PANEL: Living Out Loud: Self-Love We all have moments where we need a bit more love. Essence Deputy Editor, Cori Murray talks to Miss Lawrence and Mariah Moore about what they do for themselves and how they serve the community by sharing items to boost your self love level.