Gay Nuptials Workshop 3/22/15

Gay Nuptials Workshop
Sunday, 03/22/2015 – 01:00 pm – 04:00 pm
GN_Workshop_logo_v2Hagen Park Community Center
2020 Wilton Drive,
Wilton Manors, Florida 33305
More Info Link
Cost: $20 per person, or $30 per couple

Loving couples are invited to the Gay Nuptials Workshop, an informational seminar aimed at helping same-sex couples navigate the wedding-planning landscape. Hosted by Bobby Kyser, a well-known wedding specialist and owner of Panache Style, the intimate workshop will feature a series of informational presentations, vendor exhibits and light refreshments.

During the Gay Nuptials Workshop, Kyser and other South Florida wedding professionals will showcase ideas, products and expertise for every step of the wedding process. Couples will learn more about the importance of having a planner, how to personalize a wedding, and how to choose the right flowers, décor and entertainment. Guests will also enjoy an open bar, exhibits from more than 20 gay-friendly vendors, dessert samples, presentations from notable guest speakers, and more!

GBS The Beauty Store Hosts Aventura Customer Appreciation Day 2/26/15

GBS The Beauty Store Hosts Aventura Customer Appreciation Day
Thursday, 02/26/2015 – 09:00 am – 07:00 pm
GBS-LogoGBS The Beauty Store
18545 W. Dixie Highway,
Aventura, Florida 33180
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Cost: Free

There’s no time like the present to revamp your tired beauty routine, update your look and finally find the solutions to all your beauty problems and concerns. GBS The Beauty Store in Aventura is hosting its annual Customer Appreciation Day on Thursday, February 26th from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Customers can get advice and how-to’s from the top beauty brands and take advantage of 20% off the entire store.

Beauty junkies can tune-up their tresses with complimentary deep conditioning treatments by L’anza and Rene Furterer, revive their hundred-watt smiles with gratis teeth whitening demos by Supersmile or get glowing at GLOMINERALS’ exclusive “Master the Art of Glowing Skin” how-to’s.

In addition to a full day of complimentary services and demos, shoppers will enjoy major gifts with purchase and free samples from the most recognized and respected brands in the industry including:

• Free Foreo Luna mini with the purchase of the Luna, NuFace Trinity or Quasar facial device ($139 retail value).
• Free full-size OI/Body Balm with a $75 Davines purchase.
• Free Satin Serum with a $75 Living Proof purchase.
• Free travel-size Candlenut Body Crème with a $30 Juara Skincare purchase.
• Free Express Tan with a $25 Tan Towel purchase.
• Free Gleam lip gloss with the purchase of a Body Radiance or Radiance Dust.

Shoppers will also enjoy complimentary consultations from the most recognized and respected brands in the industry including Davines, Mio Skincare, Murad, OPI, Sexy Hair, Quasar, NuFace, Billy Jealousy, Dermalogica, Rene, Keratage, Palladio and Alfaparf.

Spring Style Out – Instyle and Kelly Saks at Macy’s 2/16/15

Spring Style Out – Instyle and Kelly Saks at Macy’s
Thursday, 02/19/2015 – 02/19/2015 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Maycs2_V1Macy’s Aventura Mall
19501 Biscayne Blvd,
Aventura, Florida 33180
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Cost: Free

Join InStyle and fashion blogger Kelly Saks as we unveil the top spring trends and celebrate the launch of the Thalia Sodi Collection at Macy’s Aventura.

Cocktails (21+) + Hors D’ oeuvres – DJ Romi Lux – Giveaways – One-on-one styling – Complimentary makeup styling.

Free Mardi Gras Event 2/15/15

FREE Mardi Gras Event!
Sunday, 02/15/2015 – 02:00 pm – 06:00 pm
MardiGrasEventBk’Lyn Boutique
13973 NW 67th Ave,
Miami Lakes, Florida 33014
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Cost: FREE

It’s a NEW YORK STYLE MARDI GRAS CELEBRATION at the coolest Kid’s Boutique in town!

Come by and bring your little one to enjoy the celebration
with music, face painting, snacks, party favors and more!

Remember it’s a FREE event!
Invite all your friends and enjoy the afternoon out with your little one!

HSI Professional Hairbar Hosts “Galentine’s Day” Launch EventHSI Professional Hairbar Hosts Galentine’s Day Launch Event 2/5/15

HSI Professional Hairbar Hosts “Galentine’s Day” Launch Event
Thursday, 02/05/2015 – 05:00 pm – 08:00 pm
5"x7" Post Card TemplateHSI Professional HAIRBAR
8888 SW 136th St,
Miami, Florida 33176
Webpage Link
Cost: Free

Love and perfectly tousled tresses are in the air just in time for Valentine’s Day, thanks to the new HSI Professional HAIRBAR located at The Falls (8888 SW 136th St). The girly chic blow dry bar and retail location, which allows customers to earn dollars from each blowout towards the purchase of salon-quality styling tools and vice versa, will welcome itself to South Miami with a love-fueled “Galentine’s Day” grand opening event on Thursday, February 5th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The event is free is open to the public.

Guests are invited to mix and mingle in HSI Professional HAIRBAR’s jewel box salon, reminiscent of a high-end designer boudoir, while enjoying complimentary photo shoot styling by the HSI Professional glam squad. Runway-ready guests can strut their stuff on the red carpet or treat themselves to a romance-inducing array of chocolate truffles and wines paired to perfection.

For the ultimate kiss and tell experience, guests can enjoy an individual “lip reading” to learn what their lip lines reveal about their personality.

To complete the ultimate Galentine’s experience, shoppers can take advantage of an exclusive buy one; get one deal on future blowouts; perfect for sharing with a “bestie” this Valentine’s Day holiday.

33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami 2015 Pageant 2/7/15

33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami 2015 Pageant
Saturday, 02/07/2015 – 07:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Kiwanis-Pageant-PhotoManuel Artime Theater
900 1st St.,
Miami, Florida 33130
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Cost: $20

The Kiwanis of Little Havana is set to host the 33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami 2015 pageant to determine the next female ambassador of Carnaval Miami, with support from Diet Coke, AT&T and BB&T. As the kick-off to the Carnaval Miami 2015 season, young women between the ages 16-25 will showcase their talent, beauty, poise and elegance with the opportunity to receive $2,500 in college scholarship funds, an automatic entry to the Miss Florida USA pageant and other prizes.

The 33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami pageant is a platform for single, bi-lingual contestants to reach their goals through their personal commitment to become leaders in their community. Along with participating in one of the community’s legendary pageants, young ladies will have the chance to gain invaluable life experience through community service, cultural events and networking opportunities.

For additional information or to purchase a ticket for the 33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami pageant, please call (305) 644-8888.

Meet Dr. Murad at GBS The Beauty Store 1/16/15

Meet Dr. Murad at GBS The Beauty Store
Friday, 01/16/2015 – 02:00 pm – 04:00 pm
gbs-logoGBS The Beauty Store – Boca Raton
21306 St. Andrews Blvd.,
Boca Raton, Florida 33433
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Cost: Free

Frown lines and forehead furrows are about to be a thing of the past. Just in time to fuel those New Year’s resolutions and make 2015 the most fabulous year yet, GBS The Beauty Store’s Boca Raton location, located at 21306 St. Andrews Blvd is hosting Dr. Howard Murad, M.D., board-certified dermatologist, trained pharmacist, best-selling author and CEO and founder of Murad, Inc, to reveal a new way to understand health and aging as detailed in his latest book “Conquering Cultural Stress: The Ultimate Anti-Aging Secret – 3 Steps to Looking, Living and Feeling Better.”

Dr. Murad, a visionary in the health and beauty industry, and his team of experts will address how the stress of over-connected modern living affects the cellular water levels in the skin – the key markers of all aging processes and disease.

“Cultural Stress is having a greater impact on the state of our health than most people think,” said Dr. Murad. “The extreme dependence on digital devices, long commutes in heavy traffic, worries about job loss, keeping up to speed with everything you have to do and global conflicts all combine to lead to a relentless pressure to produce and succeed. By understanding and taking healthy measures to eradicate Cultural Stress, each person can dramatically increase his or her odds of unlocking their personal potential to look younger, feel younger and live healthier, happier and more rewarding lives.”

Skin-savvy shoppers can meet the world-renowned Dr. Murad and purchase an autographed copy of his latest book. In addition, the Murad team will host one-on-one consultations, assisting guests in formulating a personalized youth-building strategy and provide complimentary custom skin analysis’ using the Murad UV Skin Photography System.

Guests will also enjoy a complimentary glow-inducing Vitamin C Peel, meet and mingle with Dr. Murad and browse GBS’ selection of more than 900 brands of cosmetics, skincare, bath essentials, high-tech beauty devices, men’s grooming, nail care and haircare products.

This event is free and space is limited. Call 561.394.6123 to reserve a spot.