On Saturday, January 23rd, Ardre Orie hosted a private event, Meet The Director, for Atlanta’s female empowerment influencers at Urbane Elements Boutique. Author, Film Director, and Self-Worth Advocate – Ardre Orie lead an intimate conversation with attendees about self-esteem, the influence media has on defining beauty and how to effectively celebrate one another. The conversation focused on subject matter surrounding Orie’s recently released documentary, “I AM: Consciously Beautiful”. Attendees included V. Taybron,Alicia Fitch, Queen Aftan Williams, Koereyelle DuBose, Lakia Brandenburg, Lillie Mae, Lady C. Causieestko, Ashley Starling, andDiamond Alexus.
Meet The Director was the first series of forthcoming event activations leading to the inaugural one day event, The Beautiful Mile
. The Beautiful Mile is the first ever one mile beauty walk and empowerment experience that promises to raise awareness regarding the harmful effects of societal imposed beauty standards.
View “I AM: Consciously Beautiful” Trailer
About Ardre Orie:
Ardre Orie is on a mission to evolve societal norms of beauty to embody confidence, education, financial savviness and courage. The Self-Worth Advocate has produced numerous products including books, stage plays, documentary films and workshops to be the voice of women that redefines what it means to be beautiful. Visit IamArdreOrie.com
About Urbane Elements Boutique:
Urbane Elements Boutique provides premium natural and organic cosmetics for the multicultural, health conscious, eco-friendly consumer. Unfortunately, most mainstream cosmetics are riddled with harsh chemicals and synthetic toxins that are linked to multiple health risks and can be harmful to the environment. As a result, there is a growing request for natural and organic alternatives and Urbane Elements is here to satisfy that need.