Refinery House “The Refinery House Health and Beauty Collective got real in 2016. While the studio is home to the top Hair and Makeup talent in the Valley, the space also includes counseling, nutritional and midwifery services. The owners (Creative director - Aly McRae and Operation Manager - Heidi Epp) are into beauty -- the kind that brings people together, shares knowledge and is about wholeness. Hair and makeup? They're into it. The people under it and behind it? They're even more into it. They're looking forward to hitting the stage at the 2017 Women’s Expo and sharing their insider tips and tricks for hair, makeup and whole person beauty.”
Strong with Revive "Come join Sara Dzaman from Strong with Revive and experience her new, fresh approach on Zumba! Don't let the name scare you off, you don't have to be a dancer to enjoy her classes! Come see Sara in action as she demonstrates a class designed for all ages and fitness levels!"
Voila Lash Lounge “Not happy with your eyebrows? Tired of drawing them in? Too much plucking over the years? Then microblading, a semi-permanent makeup procedure, might be for you! Tracey from Voila Lash Lounge has been in the beauty industry for 6 years and will be doing a LIVE microblading demonstration, she’ll tell (and show!) you everything you need to know. Microblading is a form of tattoo artistry where the tech will draw hair-like strokes to mimic natural hairs in your brows and will last up to 3 yrs! Microblading is perfect for those who want to fully reconstruct, define, cover gaps, or fill-in over plucked brows! Achieve full, natural looking brows without the need for pencils, powders or brushes! Come learn what Microblading can do for you.”
Tiger Lily Home/Brandsma Reno’s & Design “Rob and Lisa Brandsma will be giving you the details on how to make a chic, wooden, serving tray. This tray will compliment any home decor, or make a wonderful gift. Rope handles with copper accents, and a beautiful graphic, add uniqueness to this tray made from 1x4's. Come see the demo on stage at the Fraser Valley Women’s Expo!”
The Passionate Home “ Carrie Thachuk, entrepreneur and Chalk Paint ™ expert will show you how to create a beautiful life through your home using Chalk Paint ™ decorative paint by Annie Sloan. Chalk Paint ™ can transform almost any surface without sanding and priming including wood, metal, glass, brick, fabric and so much more. Her stage time will highlight all the possibilities from a can of paint and visit The Passionate Home booth for hands on demonstrations. Bring your ideas and let’s make them happen together! And as Annie says…”you will want to PAINT EVERYTHING”!
Naturopathic Doctors “Dr. Forstbauer and Dr. Lewis are local naturopathic doctors with general family practices. Come hear them talk about naturopathic medicine and how it can help with common women's health concerns.”
The Royals Kombucha “What the heck is kombucha? Pronounced ( KOM - BOO - CHA ) is a lightly fermented tea, that has some fantastic health benefits. Join Kali Forstbauer, Brewmaster, at the Expo where she will discuss the IN's and Outs of Kombucha.
Shane McCardle “Learn from Shane McCardle a Ketogenic/Paleo Guru who at the age of 43 lost 27 pounds of body fat in 2 months, regulated his high cholesterol and took his life back from the “I’m just getting old” way of thinking. His motivation was his 13 year old daughter and the determination to ensure that he is able to live a long life to be around for her and his grand kids one day. Shane has spent the last 13 months engulfed in the research of Doctor Dominic D’Augustino, Ryan Lowey, Jacob Wilson, Adam Nalley as well as Tim Ferris in the path of improving health in the area of Ketones and Ketosis. He has helped hundreds people better their lives on his path with the use of exogenous Ketones and Ketosis/ Paleo eating.”
Eve Lees “Nutrition Coach and Health Writer Eve Lees speaks about "Clean Eating"... The body is designed to process and refine a whole food after we eat the food – not before we eat it. Processed foods create imbalances, resulting in poor health. Learn basic physiology of how the hormonal chaos from these altered foods interferes with clear thinking, high energy, and burning fat – and what to do about it!”
Paint-It-Yourself “Make sure you drop in at the PIY Paint Product booth and visit Laurie Jones Turmel and Cindy Jones Moyes. They are the sisters on the Shaw TV show, Keeping up with the Jones Girls. Sit and relax as they do live demos on transforming Home Decor with PIY Paint Products.” Planning a wedding, come watch as they create cost effective Wedding Décor!
Glenda Standeven “Finding the Funny While Facing Adversity ... everyone loves to laugh but being able to laugh when you're in pain or when you're facing a challenge takes a little extra effort. Meet Glenda Standeven a local author and inspirational speaker who will share some laugh-worthy life lessons she has learned through adversity. Glenda is a 29 year bone cancer survivor and amputee.”