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Open House at Everlane NYC

Kahina at Everlane

Everlane, a fashion e-tailer that’s made a name for itself with pared-down styles at “radically transparent” prices, is hosting their biggest pop-up yet in NYC this June.  We’ve been a fan of Everlane ever since it launched, so we were thrilled when they asked to include Kahina Argan Oil in their model home.

From their site:
“We’ve created a “home space” in our shop where all of the objects will be accompanied by their origin and cost stories. To uncover these, we researched household items and partnered with Taavo Somer’s creative agency Friends & Family and a number of like-minded brands, including Kaufmann Mercantile, simplehuman, and ABC Carpet & Home.”

You’re invited to stop-by, try on Everlane’s signature styles, and tour the house of the future, featuring Kahina Argan Oil. 

Where: 199 Lafayette St, NYC
When: Housewarming launch party is Friday, June 13th, 7-10 PM. Otherwise, stop by every day from 11 AM to 6 PM from 6/13-6/28
More information: Click here



Made in Africa Invite

Mark your calendars: Katharine L’Heureux, Kahina founder, will be speaking on a panel at EcoSessions: Made in Africa hosted by Magnifeco at FIT.

EcoSessions have two goals – one to build community and share stories within the design industry and the other to educate consumers through storytelling. For this event, 12 panelists will talk about the benefits and challenges of producing (sustainably) in Africa in three arenas: beauty, accessories and fashion. Hear Katharine representing Kahina Giving Beauty on the beauty panel with The Body Shop, Tiossan and Rain Africa as they discuss the hows and why they love making beauty products with ingredients from African countries.

EcoSessions are free and open to all; we hope to see you there!  Register here.

DATE: Monday, June 2, 2014
WHEN: 4:30 to 8:30 PM
WHERE: Great Hall at FIT, New York, NY
RSVP: sign up for free admission

Kahina at abc home’s Beauty Wellness Wisdom

abc home Beauty Wellness Wisdom Event May 10th 2014



This Saturday, May 10th, Kahina will be at abc carpet & home, participating in their Beauty Wellness Wisdom event – an all-day workshop dedicated to health, wellness, and beauty – inside and out! Enjoy complimentary Argan Glow Facials with our facialist, Miriam.

Get your tickets here.  Hope to see you there!

Fête Fez! A Celebration with Kahina + Shen Beauty on 10/3

Invitation Shen and Kahina Giving Beauty Oct 3 2013

You’re invited to Shen Beauty on October 3rd to experience FEZ Body Serum.

Come from 5 to 8 PM for 15% off the entire store (Shen is celebrating its third birthday!), complimentary hand massages, gift with Kahina purchase, and to shop an eclectic array of Moroccan imported home goods and accessories. Kahina founder

Katharine L’Heureux will be on hand from 7 to 8 PM to discuss the inspiration behind our Body Serum and how she developed the unique, captivating scent that brings her back to Fez, her favorite Moroccan destination.

Where: Shen Beauty, 315 Court St., Brooklyn, NY, 11231 (Carroll Gardens, off the F/G Carroll Stop)
When: Thursday, October 3 from 5 to 8 PM

NYFW & A Night For Green Beauty

Night of Green Beauty

We’re so excited for TOMORROW when Kahina Giving Beauty will participate with other top niche beauty brands in the first ever A Night For Green Beauty.

Hosted by Chalkboard Mag and La Bella Figura, the 5-9 PM shopping soiree will be at James Corbett Studio in New York City. A portion of proceeds will go to support Hair2Help, James’ non-profit that provides complimentary beauty and wellness services to cancer patients and their caregivers.

We can’t wait to meet you and show you our newest addition to the line – Kahina FEZ Body Serum! Come by for free samples of this amazing fragrant argan oil blend for body. You’ll also be able to meet top beauty experts like Katey Denno and Joanna Vargas at the hairstyling and makeup bar and sip on fresh juices from Pressed Juicery. We hope to see you there!

For more information, visit the Facebook event page or Chalkboard Mag.

Kahina Giving Beauty in the Hamptons


Kahina Giving Beauty will be at Urban Zen‘s summer outpost in Sag Harbor Saturday, July 23rd for a special day of wellness.  Meet Kahina Giving Beauty founder Katharine L’Heureux, enjoy fresh juices from Organic Avenue, shop Urban Zen’s luxe eclectic apparel and more, and then take a stroll in the scenic harbor area & town.  4 Bay St, 12-4 pM, please RSVP to 631.725.6176.  For more information visit Urban Zen’s webpage, or visit Kahina Giving Beauty’s Facebook page.

Experience the Moroccan Beauty Ritual of Henna at Bergdorf Goodman


Crushed leaves of the henna plant have been used as a dye since antiquity and it is thought to protect against evil and bring about health and blessings (baraka).  Before her wedding, my Moroccan language partner had her hands and feet adorned with henna in elaborate and intricate designs during a henna ceremony held at her home, while older women shared marriage secrets with her.  Some women have the groom’s name hidden within the designs.  Female guests also had henna painted on their hands, though some painted just a dot in the center of the palm, or used the henna to color their nails.  Henna paste is often applied with a syringe to produce the most delicate designs and glitter may be added as the paste dries on the skin.  The longer henna remains on the skin, the darker it will stain, so the night before the wedding, we put socks over our hands before going to sleep, and washed the henna off in the morning.  Women also dye their hair with henna, and some believe that a dot of henna placed on their stomachs before feasting during the celebration of Eid al-Adha protects against indigestion.

Visit us on the Beauty Level of Bergdorf Goodman tomorrow (July 14, 12pm-5pm) and Thursday (July 15, 1pm-7pm) to try out this Moroccan beauty ritual and also receive a complimentary beauty consultation!

Kate Seifert

Who We Love that Loves Us: Bergdorf Goodman


Positioned adjacent to the Plaza Hotel on 5th Avenue in New York City, Bergdorf Goodman is a world-renowned retail destination for luxury goods.It also happens to be our most recent featured retailer (click here to read more)!We were thrilled to join the ranks of other prestigious skincare lines when we opened our counter on their Beauty Level in June.

We are also excited to be hosting a mid-summer beauty event the week of July 12-17.All week, you are invited to visit our counter for a complimentary skin consultation, hand massage and product samples.Experience another Moroccan beauty tradition on Wednesday, July 14 and Thursday, July 15 when we will have a henna artist applying beautiful Moroccan designs.Check out our Facebook event for more details (click here).

Look out for another special event on September 10 when we partner with Bergdorf Goodman for Fashion’s Night Out.

Press Launch at Bergdorf Goodman

Bread and argan oil

This morning, we welcomed editors from top web and print publications to enjoy a breakfast at our counter at Bergdorf Goodman and to learn about the Kahina Giving Beauty line.  Bread with argan oil for dipping and pastries were served.  Kahina Giving Beauty launched at
Bergdorf Goodman last week and we have received great feedback from the staff and customers!

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