On Saturday, September 13th, ABC Carpet & Home held their Fall 2014 Beauty Wellness Wisdom Event on the mezzanine of ABC Carpet & Home at 888 Broadway. Featured health and wellness speakers throughout the morning included Julie Rice, co-founder of soul cycle, Elena Brower, co-author of The Art of Attention and founder of Virayoga, Meggan Watterson, author of Reveal: A Secret Manual for Getting Spiritually Naked and Tina Leigh, author of Superfood and Balanced Raw.
Guests experienced an afternoon filled with an array of spa treatments and consultations, including eyecare treatments and skincare workshops with Anti-Aging Skincare Guru, Tracie Martyn, mini-makeovers from RMS Beautyand Vapour, argan glow facials with Kahina, mini-manicures with JINsoon, hair consultations with Rudy Miles, celebrity esthetician from Intelligent Nutrients, mini-facials from Tata Harper, Indie Lee, and leading facialist of Dr. Alkaitis Holistic Organic Skin Food, Trish Alkaitis, skin consultations from S.W. Basics, hand massages from Juara, flower readings with Lotus Wei, astrology sessions with Demitra Vassiliadis, private consultations with Pratima's expert, Rosemare Sepulveda, and acupuncture with Element Natural Healing Arts.
My favorite experience of the day was trying out acupuncture for the first time. applied to my head and hands. Once I got over my initial fear of acupuncture needles, in a matter of minutes I was completely relaxed and distressed. I definitely want to add acupuncture sessions into my life.
Check out my interview with Indie Lee and she gives us some insight and tips into the world of DIY skincare.
- Kim Weling