On Wednesday 29th November, Connacht Gold hosted their ‘Have It All!’ holistic health and beauty event with Ireland’s best-known, wellness gurus. On arrival to the beautifully decorated ballroom in the Radisson Hotel Sligo, guests were treated to a tantalising selection of delicious Christmas canapés along with a bubbling glass of prosecco to kick off the evening.
Providing wellness wisdom at the event, Alison Canavan took to the stage to share her knowledge. The award-winning author of Minding Mum, hosted a discussion on self-care, mindfulness and work life balance, to a room of over 300 attendees. Joining her on the stage was skin-care guru, Jennifer Rock, The Skin Nerd. She presented a detailed skin care lecture, and discussed the importance of caring for the skin from the inside out. Contributing to the terrific line-up of guest speakers, renowned nutritionist, Marianne Walsh also hosted a discussion about diet, food myths and current food trends.
Adding a touch of glamour to the evening, a live makeup demonstration from make-up artist Hayley Coleman provided guests with the perfect festive season looks, while celebrity TV3 chef, Joe Shannon shared his top-tips for creating scrumptious Christmas canapés.
Karen McGarty, Aurivo Communications and Brand manager, said: “Following the fantastic success of last years Have It All! evening, we were delighted to welcome it back for a second year, and thrilled to announce it as another successful event. This year we introduced a new variety of terrific speakers that specialise in the areas of wellness, nutrition, skincare, beauty and of course, food. We’re thrilled that the Connacht Gold brand has continued to go from strength to strength in recent times, and we’re looking forward to another successful year ahead.”
The Connacht Gold ‘Have It All!’ event also hosted a charity raffle in aid of the Aurivo charity of the year, Acquired Brain Injury Ireland, which raised over €2000 for the worthy cause with a range of fantastic prizes including the top prize which consisted of a hamper of Image skincare products to the value of €260. As the event came to a close, guests were then treated to a goodie bag filled with a selection of Connacht Gold delights, an Elave eye serum, the Skin Nerd Cleanse Off Mitt and much more, as an appreciation from Connacht Gold to its loyal customers for the year gone by.
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