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2020 forced us to look at everything differently, including how we care for and express our beauty. In 2021 we are redefining beauty trends and getting bolder with our looks. Enjoy presentations from industry insiders 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.

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Dr. Caroline Robinson

Board-certified general, medical, and cosmetic Dermatologist

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Alex Hill

Home Cook & Food Blogger

Barri Gibson

Founder and CEO of the Curlective

Blake Newby

Essence Beauty & Style Editor

Yvonne Orji

Emmy-nominated Nigerian-American actress, writer and comedian

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Dr. Adrienne Haughton

Director of Clinical & Cosmetic Dermatology at Stony Brook Medicine.

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Dr. Camille Howard-Verovic

Board Certified Dermatologist Founder of Girl+Hair

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Halima Aden

Former Fashion Model & Activist

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Liz Smith

Radio Host-Producer and Media Personality

Markasia Black
Rachel Nicks

Founder, BirthQueen

Sabrina R. Henry

Research & Development Manager and an AVEENO® Brand Ambassador

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Samjah Iman
Sharon Chuter

Founder & CEO of UOMA Beauty

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Tracey Wiley
Tracie Turner

Schedule

Friday 7/02
6:00-6:02PM EST

HOST Welcome : Welcome to Day 2 of the Essence Beauty Carnival

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Friday 7/02
6:02-6:30PM EST

Living Out Loud: Self Love & Self Care with Adrienne Bailon, Zakia Blain & Dr. Javar Godfrey

A conversation on how to love your current you in the mirror daily, and accepting the things that we may not always appreciate about our bodies and selves.

Keya Clark - Founder, Black Thighs Matter
Zakia Blain, Founder FBF Body
Rachel Nicks, Founder, BirthQueen
Moderated By Charli Penn, Essence Lifestyle Director

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Friday 7/02
6:26-6:40PM EST

Mind, Body & Soul with Romeo Miller, Zonnique Pullins, Anton Peeples & Jamie DuBose; Moderated by Jazz Anderson


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

Panelists: Romeo Miller, Zonnique Pullins, Anton Peeples & Jamie DuBose; Moderated by Jazz Anderson

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Friday 7/02
6:42-7:02PM EST

Loud and Proud: CONFIDENCE with Big Freedia & Miss Lawrence

Big Freedia & Miss Lawrence have a conversation on Living In Your Truth and Confidently Walking Your Journey. Join us for a conversation on what it means to Choose Yourself and KEEP IT FLY ALWAYS

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Friday 7/02
7:05-7:28PM EST

The Future of Curly Hair In Entertainment with Felicia Leatherwood & KAHH SPENCE Moderated by Stephanie “NöNe” Dunivan

From the workplace to the television screens, Black women are often criticized and critiqued on how or when they should wear their natural hair. The unrealistic beauty standards set by society continue to poorly acknowledge beautiful Type 4 tresses. It is time to change that narrative and celebrate it within the media in a way that is empowering.

Black stylists continue to strive to ensure that Her natural hair is presented positively within the entertainment industry. What type of curly trends can we expect to see in television and entertainment in the upcoming months?


Felicia Leatherwood - Celebrity Stylist
KAHH SPENCE - Hair Artist and Beauty Mogul

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Friday 7/02
7:29-7:50PM EST

Skincare or Careless? With Yvonne Oriji, Maiah Martin, Dr. Caroline Robinson & India.Arie

The hilarious Yvonne Orji joins Estee Lauder’s Maiah Martin and Dermatologist Dr. Caroline Robinson and food blogger Alex Hill to debunk the myths and get to the facts about how to keep your melanin on point. Plus, see a special performance by India.Arie

Maiah Martin - Director, Consumer Engagement Estee Lauder & AERIN Beauty North America
Indie Arie - Recording Artist
Alex Hill - Food Blogger
Dr. Caroline Robinson - General, medical, and cosmetic dermatologist

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Friday 7/02
7:50-8:20PM EST

The Journey To Healing, Health, Wealth and Power with Shantrelle P. Lewis, Jessica Burns & Tatiana Morales

When ambitious women go out to win, it can be a taxing road. These women talk to us about success and what they do to balance and ground while still shining.

Shantrelle P. Lewis, Director, Artist & Entrepreneur
Jessica Burns -Author & Entrepreneur
Tatiana Morales- Spiritualist & Entrepreneur

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Friday 7/02
8:21-8:30PM EST

Black Hair Matters: The Revolution of the Curl - Check Up from the Neck Up


Self-love and natural hair, the journey and the politics and policing of black women's hair with Writer & TV Producer, Demetria Lucas and ESSENCE Deputy Editor, Cori Murray.

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Friday 7/02
8:30-8:56PM EST

Style Demos with Barri Gibson

Barri Gibson, Hair Stylist & Founder and CEO of the Curlective shows us the best products for all hair types and textures.

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Friday 7/02
8:40-9:05PM EST

Choosing the Right Skin-Gredients with Sabrina Henry & Dr. Camille Howard-Verovic

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Friday 7/02
9:25-9:41PM EST

Innovations in Facial Care


From Gua sha to crystal rolling to the best face creams and night serums, SKINfluencers Markaisa Black and Adrienne Haughton tell you everything you need to know about the latest innovations on the market to help keep your melanin glowing all year round.

Panelist include:
Markasia Black, Senior Cosmetic Scientist, Olay
Dr. Adrienne Haughton, Director of Clinical & Cosmetic Dermatology at Stony Brook Medicine
Ilfenesh Haberi, Actress
Moderated by Liz Smith, Radio Host & Media Personality

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Friday 7/02
9:44-10:00PM EST

Style & Energy with Felicia T. Simpson, Samjah Iman, Paris Hatcher & Tracey Wiley "

A Kiki with Your Favorite Bloggers' Favorite Bloggers : Keeping Up with Trends & Styles We Love

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Friday 7/02
9:47-9:48PM EST

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