Design Essentials kicked off the Essence Festival with their 2nd Annual Celebrity Gifting Suite with an intimate invitation only blogger/media mixer during the first half of the event with their Beauty Ambassador Ledisi. On last year all stops were pulled out for an amazing event and this year was no exception. Click here to see previous year Gifting Suite. The bloggers enjoyed authentic Nawlin’s bites. Design Essentials® utilized this opportunity to formally introduce their newest addition to their award-winning line of cleansing, conditioning and styling products, the new Coconut & Monoi Deep Moisture Collection of products infused with Coconut Oil, Monoi Oil and nourishing botanicals to quench dry and replenish your thirsty curls. The guests were treated to amazing mini makeovers by our very own Mimi Johnson of The Glamatory (ATL), Eyebrows were arched and on Fleek by our very own Joi Mebane, of The Look By Joi (ATL), Manicures were given as well as amazing massages by some handsome models. In addition, Chef Roblé has cooked up an extension of his lifestyle brand and provided guest with his ffragrance moisturizer Clique by Body Butter for guests and Gregory Sylvia were among other brands that provided amazing prizes for the days giveaways.
This was also my second year working the event as the Social Media Consultant for Stepsevents Planning Firm and as always the event was amazing and also planned and executed by Stepsevents. Check below for additional images on the festivities:
Until Next Time Loves…..