Monday, March 19, 2012

Gene Juarez kicks-off Facebook Beautification Events Today

Need a new look on Facebook? A professional photographer will shoot your new Facebook profile picture as Gene Juarez Salons and Spas launches their new “Facebook Beautification Project happy hour events” taking place at Gene Juarez’s 10 area salons beginning today and running through April 17. 

Guests who register for one of the happy hour events will receive a Gene Juarez shampoo and blowdry service or custom haircut and a “quick and easy spring makeup look” for just $40. Guests can then have their picture snapped by a professional, giving them the ultimate Facebook profile picture. Attendees will win prizes, receive a swag gift bag and enjoy wine and appetizers. There will even be fun demos to help guests learn new ways to look and feel amazing including; how to create simple and gorgeous day to night looks, how to get the latest spring looks with styling tools, skincare tips and tools to prepare your skin for the season and more.
Appointments for the Facebook Beautification Project happy hour events can be made here or at or by calling (425) 373-3675. All events are from 2:45 to 9:00 p.m. and space is limited.

The Facebook Beautification Project Happy Hour Events are scheduled for:

·         March 19               Southcenter               
·         March 20               Tacoma                      
·         March 26               Redmond                   
·         March 27               Bellevue                     
·         April 2                    Alderwood                  
·         April 3                    Kitsap                         
·         April 9                    Northgate                   
·         April 10                  University Village       
·         April 16                  South Hill                    
·         April 17                  Downtown Seattle      

Friday, March 9, 2012

Overlake to host 2012 Active Senior Fair on Saturday

Overlake Hospital Medical Center will host its annual Active Senior Fair on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Westminster Chapel, 13646 NE 24th Street, Bellevue. Fair highlights include:


  • Fashion show by Coldwater Creek of Bellevue Square highlighting the 2012 Spring Collection, 10:15 a.m.
  • Steve the Pretty Good, comedy and magic, 11:30 a.m.
  • Spring 2012 by Wrinkles of Washington, a song and dance musical revue, 12:45 p.m.
  • Drama in the Garden: New Plants and New Ideas by Marianne Binetti, Pacific Northwest horticulture expert, 2 p.m.

Lecture presentations

  • Keeping Your Mind Fit as you Age by Hank Williams, MD, 10:15 a.m.
  • Sleep Issues with Seniors by Scott Bonvallet, MD, 11:15 a.m.
  • Better Vision: Technology Advances & Nutritional Insights by Michael Gilbert, MD, 12:15 p.m.
  • Keeping the Heart Beat Regular by Robert Binford, MD, 1:15 p.m.
  • Painful Knees and Hips by James Bruckner, MD, 2:15 p.m.

Exhibitors and Demonstrations
View demonstrations and visit more than 60 exhibitors who serve the active senior community.
Free Health Screenings

Important health screenings conducted by Overlake healthcare professionals including balance, blood pressure, bone density, cholesterol and glucose (no fasting required), foot, hearing, stroke risk assessment, vision and more.

No reservations required and no entrance fee. Free parking available. For more information visit
It should be a great event, come check it out!