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Alison Clarke is a writer/artist who also enjoys painting and drawing. She also experiences life as a spoken word artist. Alison is the author of The Sisterhood, a young adult fantasy novel about Oppie, a sorceress’ daughter, and her best friend, Aurie, who is a dragon, and the journey they go on to save the universe. The Sisterhood is Book One of The Sisterhood Series, for which Alison won the award 2016 Writer Of The Year by Diversity magazine. The second book in the series is Racine, which continues the magical odyssey. It was also nominated for Book Of The Year. The third book in the series is Circle, which was released on November 27, 2018.
Born in Switzerland and raised in sunny California, Arbonne has transformed lives through premium products, unparalleled leadership and a family-like community. We are Pure, Safe and Beneficial products which helps us be the number one healthy living company from the inside out. Through our passionate Independent Consultants, with our prestige brand and generous compensation plan, people all over the world are making a difference in their own lives and in the lives of others.
Designs By Tela
It all started with making “Sister Bracelets” for my two sisters and me. I was hooked and now here we are. I let my intuition guide me for each piece I create. Last summer, I was fortunate enough to start studying the art of silversmithing. I’m slowly adding to my portfolio of rings, bracelets, and earrings. I also do custom orders!
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Edmonton International Reggae Jamboree Festival
The Edmonton International Reggae Jamboree Festival was founded by Shawn Flava and Tricia, as they saw the void that needed to be filled to showcase reggae/dancehall music as an annual music festival. We started the festival on the basis of Western Canada diverse culture in wanting to achieve cultural inclusion to eventually having OUR music being added to mainstream media in Canada.
Edmonton International Reggae Jamboree Festival will showcase a great line up with Luciano “The Messinjah,” Fanton Mojah and Baby Cham along with many other local reggae bands and performers. It will be held at Louise McKinney Park 9999 Grierson Hill (downtown Edmonton) on August 17/2019. Tickets are on sale at Eventbrite.ca, www.edmontonreggaejamboree.com and local Caribbean restaurants, barbershops and salons.
This will be our inaugural year aiming for major success with help from our community to spread the word, we will have our booth at the Edmonton Natural Hair Show selling Festival Merchandise and Early bird tickets to the festival.
Health Zinergy specializes in women’s intimate rejuvenation. We also assist women in reclaiming hormonal balance, postpartum after care, and optimal reproductive health through a holistic and herbal experience known as Yoni steaming/V-steaming. Do you suffer from period cramps, fibroids, or cysts? Are you TTC or been on the pill? Come in for a full uterine cleanse/detox. This is is ancient medicine. Call us at 780.802.5955. We’re located at 10235-124 Street. Daisy is a certified colon hydrotherapist, detoxification specialist and a microbiome enthusiast. She is an advocate of natural health and disease prevention using different healing modalities.
Julzz Creations reflects owner Julietta Raoul-Modeste’s passion for giving her clients exceptional customer service, inclusive of customized hair designs and individualized attention. As a result, a high percentage of Julzz Creations clientele are loyal, repeat customers and referrals. We specialize in all textures of African American hair and have many options available to clients who have chosen to go chemical free and natural hair. Our services include the best quality Brazilian virgin hair for all your weaving and braiding requirements. Julzz Creations is about creating an atmosphere of professionalism, efficiency and loyalty. We welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.
Kaleidoscope Hair Salon
Kaleidoscope Hair Company appointment-based salon owned by Janice Patterson , embraces 20 inspiring years in this beautiful hair industry. She grew her passion for her natural hair at a young age and continues to share it with others. Janice is “Observer of beauty and keeper of integrity.” Services include: Cuts/Colors/Relaxers/Treatment/Weddings/ Special Event Hair/ Skin Consultation.
⚫ REDKEN COLOR/SUPPORT PRODUCTS
⚫ OLAPLEX TREATMENTS/SUPPORT PRODUCTS
⚫ RODAN AND FIELDS SKINCARE
For appointment or consultation, call 780.916.8176. She’s located at 1684 33 B street NW Edmonton.
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Lacollectiondira is a line of stainless steel bottles beautifully designed with positive affirmation quotes to encourage people to have their inner voice become their best ally. It’s inspiration on a bottle and motivation on the go! Lacollectiondira is a movement of self-awareness, self-acceptance and self-love. It’s about challenging how we speak and think about ourselves, conquering self-doubt, living up to our potential and OWNING OUR OWN NARRATIVE. As our inner voice speaks to our inner child, a portion of the proceeds made by Lacollectiondira will be donated to the Stollery’s Children Hospital Foundation and the Montreal’s Children’s Hospital.
Lavender Braids and Locks
Lavender Braids and Locks – previously known as Locked Up Beauty (Sisterlocks) – specializes in bringing out the best side of your unique tresses to suit your everyday needs. With more than 10 years of experience, Maza has passionately braided and locked a diverse range of hair textures in the Edmonton area. Her customers describe her as attentive, flexible, and knowledgeable in helping people achieve their greatest hair potential. Lavender Braids and Locks offers a variety of services, including braids, twists, sister locks, dreadlocks, and styling. Book a FREE CONSULTATION today to lock into your best self.
Legacy Barbershop & Salon
Legacy Barbershop first opened up at the beginning of October 2018 so you could say we are fairly new. Our goal is to achieve excellence in the Canadian hair industry and as high end barbershop/salon. We plan to achieve this goal by specializing in many different fields of the hair industry, while bringing a new and refreshing quality to the field.
Mary Kay is a leading skincare and cosmetics company with a personal touch. We strive to work with you to make you feel more confident, weather it be with your natural beauty or by having some fun with makeup.
Mello Hair Solution
Mello Hair’s mission is to inspire individuals to feel confident, empowered and beautiful while conquering life challenges. Mello Hair is more than just about making exceptional natural hair care products. Our approach to healthy hair is like no other. We recognize that there is a link between healthy hair and our overall lifestyle, as such we seek to educate on the importance of healthy eating and exercising in attaining healthy hair and scalp. We are the only haircare brand that takes a holistic approach to attaining and maintaining healthy hair and scalp but we don’t just stop there. We believe that every product we use creates an environmental footprint and it is our responsibility to reduce that footprint as much as possible. That is why we are conscious of the ingredients we put into our products. When choosing our ingredients, we consider their origins, sustainability, safety, effectiveness, and their impact on the environment. Mello Hair ensures that all the ingredients used in our products are either eco-cert or Natural Products Association (NPA) certified.
Monat is an anti aging, botanically based luxury hair care line that has specific products for every hair need. Our non toxic ingredients repair damage, hydrate, densify, strengthen and improve the health of your hair from root to tip. We are clinically, and third party tested, Leaping Bunny approved, vegan, gluten free and cruelty free. We offer beautiful products for your beautiful hair.
Nadia’s Sleep Caps
Nadia’s Sleep Caps are offered in 4 sizes but can be custom ordered for your needs. Our silky Lycra fabric comes in many designs and colors. They are great at night when sleeping or at the beach to protect your hair from the sand. Their light weight allows them to fit nicely under a bike helmet as well.
Oluchi Nayaa creates connections and cultural experiences through clothing and travel. Born and raised in Jamaica, Laurel Sabur, CEO, fell in love with the vibrancy of African fashion on her first trip to her ancestral home in Ghana. She has also traveled to other countries and discovers more of herself through travel. Laurel believes that the many cultures on this planet have so much to teach us and we can heal ourselves and this world through cultural awareness and acceptance. She works with designers in Ghana to bring forth magic in her clothing and jewelry pieces. Oluchi Nayaa started in 2018 and is Canadian owned. At the Edmonton Natural Hair show Oluchi Nayaa is providing up to 30% discount on some of its vibrant clothing and jewelry and also a travel gift voucher for your travel experience in Ghana, West Africa.
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Influenced by everything around her from music, TV, movies, and just everyday life; shaina creates other world art as “we are only living in one of many dimensions”. Born and raised in Edmonton, she uses a variety of mediums but most commonly pen, markers, and acrylic paint.
Growing up in Belgium, Annie always knew what it took to look fab! She has been an aesthetician for over 10 years and specializes in waxing. She uses both hard and strip wax and incorporates her own unique techniques. Annie provides high quality customer service to her clients. Her work ethics are: Get the job done in a clean and sanitary way, and treat people the way you would want to be treated. She provides clients an ultimate experience every time and takes the necessary time to ensure they are comfortable. Waxing is her passion.
Thriving Tress strives to create affordable all natural products, made with care and perfection to promote hair growth, retain length, and maintain moisturize!
http://www.thrivingtress.caThriving Tress has been an idea for many years. For a long time, I would tinker with different ingredients, oils, and vitamins to create my own beauty products. The idea behind Thriving Tress is to create affordable all natural products made with care and perfection. These hair products are designed for people who want to promote growth, retain length, moisturize, and protect. Our beauty product focuses on the staples used in ancient times and used in homemade skin care products. Some are made into products such as hair and face masks, homemade re-mineralization clay toothpastes and tooth powders, baths for drawing heavy metals away from the body, skin calming lotions, deodorants, soaps, and even makeup.
Wenze Boutique is dedicated to celebrating diversity and equipping children and families with a variety of products that represent many types of cultures , people, and communities. From children’s books, jewelry, handmade items, to textured hair supplies and more. Shop in confidence knowing a portion of each sale is donated to Canadian based charities.http://wenzeboutique.com/
World Financial Group
Do You Want To Be In Control Of Your Money? Or Do You Want It To Control You? What if there was a way to show you how to build an abundance of cash so you can achieve your goals and dreams and experience the adventures of your life? You don’t have to be one of today’s stats that says “35% of Albertans say they don’t make enough to cover their bills and debt payments”.* Our company (World Financial Group), is taking a proactive approach to educating Canadians on personal finance strategies. Through the Financial Literacy Campaign, we offer Educational Workshops where you will learn how to:
– Make money work better for you
– Understand the difference between good and bad debt
– Find and save more money
– Understand investments and building wealth
– Protect and preserve your money
Attend our free workshop series and become a student of how money works. Start raising your financial IQ and empower yourself for a future of financial independence.
Financial Literacy Workshops
Wednesdays at 7pm and Saturdays at 10 am
Letourneau Financial Center
4748 99st NW
Edmonton, AB, T6E 5H5
To register, please contact Dwight Phillips at 780.886.3228. You won’t be free until you are financially free. Control your Future
YEG HAIR WAREHOUSE
YEG HAIR WAREHOUSE provides wholesale distribution and sale of authentic Xpression brand braids, weaves, and crochet. YEG HAIR also distributes natural hair and skin products from two Nigerian leading natural hair products: Natural Nigerian (http://naturalnigerian.com) and Namaste Organix (https://www.mynamasteorganics.com).