Fran Drescher’s Cancer Schmancer and Coco Eco Magazine held an event in honor of the 2012 Emmys at the prestigious W Hotel in Hollywood. Cancer Schmancer is a non-profit organization dedicated to early detection of the disease. Coco Eco Magazine is an international, multi-platform eco-chic lifestyle brand celebrating sustainable fashion, beauty, celebrity and culture. The event benefited the launch of Cancer Schmancer’s national Trash Cancer campaign and was produced by Dawna Shuman of Lighthouse Public Relations, along with eco marketing expert Nicole Landers.
Celebrities attending included Fran Drescher, Brianna Evigan ("Sorority Row"), Cassie Cserbo ("Make it Or Break It"), Carli Eaton (Founder.CrushCouture.com), Courtney Bingham (Model), Craig Shoemaker (comedian),George Blodwell (Celebrity stylist), Gina Rodriguez (Star-"Filly Brown", host of 2012 Alma Awards) Hal Sparks ("Lab Rats", "Queer As Folks"), James Kyson ("Heroes'), Q'orianka Kilcher ("New World"),Julia Anderson (Bravo's Miss Advised"), Julie Price (Bravo's Miss Advised"), Kim Poirier ("Mad Men", star of "Shhh"), Lauren Day Owens ("New Girl"), Lauren Russell ("The Real L Word"), Leslie Ann Brandt ("Spartacus"), Lilly Hayden (virtuoso violinist), Mechelle Epps ("The Fighting Temptations"), Nia Peeples ("Pretty Little Liars"), NeNe Leakers ("New Normal", "Glee"), Okera Banks (VH1 Stylist), Q'Orianka Kilcher ("The New World"), Rachelle Carson ("Living with Ed"), Renata Powell ("Criminal Minds"), Romi Klinger I("The Real L Word"), Rose Garcia ("The Real L Word"), Thierre DiCastro ("Happily Divorced"), Sara Betencourt ("The Real L Word"), Shannon Elizabeth ("American Pie") Vanessa Langlies ("Glee), Tia Mowry, Whitney Mixter ("The Real L Word"), Sophia Linkletter ("Gawkward"), Mallika Chopra, Chase Masterson (“Star Trek”) and others.
Green & sustainable Sponsors of the suite included:
Goodforall – www.Goodforall.us
Goodforall truly speaks of its name: this line of upscale wallets and bags for both men and women is 100% Fair Trade, 100% luxury design, and 100% ecologically sound.
Founded in order to contribute to the realization of the Millennium Development Goals (MGDs) in a way that ensures that all parties involved are happy and proud, Goodforall creates jobs in places where they are needed most (“bottom of the pyramid”). Goodforall initiates employment on a large scale by producing quality products by fair-trade production for customers worldwide. Their products are created by using natural, environmentally friendly materials in a 100% transparent process and marketed worldwide to customers who want to participate by purchasing these handmade goods. There are 400 million people worldwide who lack access to a basic existence of income, education and health care; at the same time people are exploited and exposed to incredibly unhealthy production processes. Goodforall does not approve of this and is committed to invite people to participate in creating a better world with equal opportunities for all. By creating 100% transparency and an inviting manner of working, Goodforall invites everyone to participate and contribute.
Previse - http://www.previsecare.com
Previse assesses your skin type using the information you provide when completing our unique self-assessment tool. This Personal Skin Care Consultation identifies the optimal Previse formulation for you based on eleven key factors including your genetics, personal skin care history, and geography.
Founded by beauty expert Nakeah Fuller, Nakeah Cosmetics has proven commitment to sustainability and do not contain chemicals, such as sulfates, parabens or phthalates. Nakeah is a makeup artist to the stars, beauty educator & Founder of the All About FACE Academy (www.allaboutfaceacademy.com); she has worked in the beauty, fashion, and entertainment industry for more than 13 years. Nakeah Cosmetics are not tested on animals. This unique brand features an exceptionally wide color range, as it was created for women of every skin type and of every ethnicity.
Garden Spa’T - http://www.thegardenspat.com
Got Wheatgrass – www. http://gotwheatgrass.com
Garden Spa’T organic skin spa is a beautiful fusion of science and nature, and Got Wheatgrass features organic wheatgrass martinis and juice cleanses; the line features a colon cleanse, fat-burning coffee, and an online catalogue. Best of all, 33% of profits goes to Operation Smile.
Dahlia - www.dahliafashion.co.uk
Based in London, with a playful personality and creative styling at its heart, Dahlia’s look embodies modern British style. Fashionable, cleverly cut pieces in fabulous fabrics, prints and bespoke detailing are a hallmark of this hot brand; the quirky outlook of Dahlia has quickly caught the attention of fashion devotees around the world.
Pillo 1 - www.pillo1.com
Winner of the 2012 Next Big Zing in the Home Category for the Hottest Trends and Most Innovative Products, Pillo 1 is the brainchild of Dr. Raymond Hall. Created by this chiropractic doctor after years of trial and research, these pillows are the ultimate alternative to memory foam. If you’ve been suffering from chronic back pain, neck injury or simply a lack of restorative, restful sleep, improper alignment of your neck and spine may be to blame. PILLO1 addresses these issues by cradling your head and providing proper spinal positioning and support for both back and side sleeping positions. Constructed of luxury hypoallergenic eco-friendly foam, Pillo1 doesn’t simply enhance sleep, but rather it treats the root cause of poor alignment of the spine and neck, offering relief to common medical conditions such as chronic headaches, stress, neck and back pain, and stiffness and it's also PREVENTATIVE!
Eco Swim - http://www.ecoswim.com
Eco Swim by Aqua Green is where sustainability meets cutting edge design in the swim industry. Striving to provide fashionable, excellent quality and planet-friendly swimwear, they reducing our carbon footprint in the sand. Swimwear has come a long way, thanks to Eco Swim.
Red Elixir – www.plusredelixir.com
Red Elixir is a convergence of energy, hydration and nutrition for optimal performance. It is the fuel for a new revolution in nutrition and fitness, as well as the beginning of a movement for better taste, better health and better performance.
Eatz LA - www.eatzla.com
Awaken your inner chef at EatzLA…walk into an intimate dinner party setting and learn to cook like a pro…learn the art of cooking from the first cut to the last taste. EatzLA offers extremely personal cooking classes in a fun dinner party environment. Their small class size enables them to teach in a totally hands-on fashion — which means you get to cook (and eat!) each and every item.
Spray Di Sole Studio City - www.spraydisole.com
As featured in New Beauty Magazine, Spray Di Sole is an all-vegan, sunless tanning formula that has no scent and dries quickly. Spray Di Sole’s self tanner is a perfect alternative to a trip to the salon, and it can achieve the perfect tan at home. Their retractable Kibuki brush is the perfect instrument to apply Spray Di Sole’s liquid bronzers and world-famous Gelee. Their bronzers can be used with makeup or alone to achieve a healthy, Southern California glow.
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