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Ultimate Houston women's event helps local ladies live their best lives

Houston women's event helps local ladies live their best lives

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Mario Lopez returns to Houston to headline the expo.  Photo by Kennon Evett

Local women looking to live and celebrate their best lives can look no further than the Houston’s Ultimate Women’s Expo. The weekend event, which takes place Saturday, September 14, and Sunday, September 15, at the George R. Brown Convention Center, features workshops, keynote speakers, and demonstrations all aimed at the female experience.

Keynote celebrity speakers include Mario Lopez, Emmy-winning host of Access Hollywood; Keke Palmer, actress, music artist, and bestselling author; Toya Wright, bestselling author and television personality; LeeAnne Locken, of Bravo’s Real Housewives of Dallas; and MC Lyte, entertainer, actress, and author.

In addition to the keynote speakers, guests can look forward to the following empowering, energizing, and fun-filled activities:

Be beautiful
Expect complimentary haircuts, makeovers, manicures, facials, and free samples of the best cosmetics, skin care, and beauty products in the industry.

Get to work
Respected experts in finance, healthcare, career development, personal growth, style, beauty, and home design and décor will educate and inspire. Top achievers share insights and reveal struggles that propelled them to the top of their fields.

Do-It-Herself workshops
Attendees who want to work on their of a drill or glue gun skills can head to the “Do-It-Herself” lounges, which provide a variety of free Make-N-Take workshops, including jewelry making, cake decorating, sewing, candle making, gardening, booths featuring Martha Stewart Home Décor, and more.

Sizzling fun
Chefs showcase their culinary skills with easy recipes for the summer and every day — from flambé to sauté, hors d’oeuvres to desserts. And with the cooking demo come, of course, requisite tastings.

Shop, shop, shop
More than 450 boutiques offer up one-of-a-kind finds in fashion, accessories, jewelry, home décor, and handbags at must-see pricing.

Relax and rejuvenate
Take a break and enjoy a complimentary massage from inside the Rejuvenation Massage Garden.

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The Houston Ultimate Women’s Expo hours are 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday, September 14, and 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday, September 15, at the George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas.

Advance tickets are $5 when purchased online and include all makeovers, tastings, celebrity speakers, and more.