Join us for a conversation on the deeper meaning of "Beauty," as we explore rituals,self care and ways that we can re-think and re-define beauty. Beginning with a special blended Beauty Elixir tea, created using the superherbs Anima Mundi sources from around the world, we will then delve into a panel discussion featuring beauty industry leaders, Stephanie Flor, Susana Salazar, Lyndsay Green and Lauren Willson.
Topics will range from the ancient Chinese technique of Gua Sha to other ancient practices from around the world and their influence on today's skincare and wellness trends.
The evening will conclude with a DIY customizable vegan chap stick class led by panelist Lauren Wilson.
Lyndsay Green, Founder, Beauty Atlas
Bio: NYC native Lyndsay Green is a beauty editor who has held titles at national magazines including Ebony, People StyleWatch, and Teen Vogue. Today, Green combines her passions for travel and beauty by scouring the globe to uncover the world's best-kept beauty secrets for Beauty Atlas, an award-winning digital magazine that introduces beauty enthusiasts to the beauty culture of a specific region each issue.
Stephanie Flor, Makeup artist and Founder, Around the World Beauty
Stephanie is a NYC-based makeup artist who works with celebrities from Mariah Carey to Sting and is the founder of AroundTheWorld Beauty.com - A beauty travel website focused on documenting her adventures searching for the deeper meaning of beauty. She hosts workshops, and beauty tours inspired by the ancient global beauty secrets of women around the world.
Lauren Willson, Founder, Lauren's All Purpose
Lauren began Lauren's All Purpose Salve, aka LAPS, as a way to heal her burns from working in NYC kitchens. LAPS soon evolved into her full self-care ritual. Friends and family caught on the goodness of a tender touch of LAPS and word spread all the way to Vogue, who named Lauren the "moisture maven" in 2018.
Susana Salazar, Holistic Facialist and Skin healer at Studio Britta and Health Coach
Susana Salazar is a licensed esthetician and health coach who combines the principles of wellness and beauty to create a holistic approach to skincare. Drawing techniques from ancient modalities, massage techniques, and her vast knowledge of nutrition as medicine, she offers customized facial treatments and nutritional advise to help everyone’s unique beauty shine from the inside out.