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Natural Hair Salon Roadtrip Sponsored by KIA

7 Nov


On last Saturday I has the pleasure of being apart of the first Natural Hair Salon Road  Trip sponsored by KIA. Swarthy Daisy, The Sistah Chick, Mahogany Knots and Koils by Nature were the natural hair bloggers that were selected to take the road trip and travel to three different Natural Hair Salons to conduct chat session with fellow naturals that were excited to learn amazing tips on properly caring for their natural hair. The first stop on the road trip was The Good Hair Shop located in Lithonia. Atlanta’s very own Sistah Chick was the first to host an intimate session with a host of mothers excited to learn the proper way to care for their kid’s hair.


The second stop on the road trip was to Samplista’s Beauty Boutique which is owned by the renown Robin D. Groover who is also the owner of the famous Too Groovy Salon located here in Atlanta. The host for this stop was none other than one of YouTube’s Natural Hair Guru’s Mahogany Knots. The chat discussed the benefits of taking care of your hair with proper hair techniques and protective styling. The naturals were excited to finally get to meet Mahogany Knots in person. Mahogany Knots is a YouTube sensation that continuously creates signature Natural Styles.


The last stop on the road trip was to Natural Xpression Salon where the CEO of Koils by Nature, Pam Jenkins was the honorary speaker. Pam educated the naturals on the proper use of her products from her Koils by Nature Brand. We were treated on the last stop by receiving a step-by-step tutorial and demonstration on one of our lucky attendees. The Naturalista received a full styling session.

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The Natural Hair Salon Road Trip  was covered on all social media outlets by four lovely bloggers: Patty Cake Pearls, Variety Curls, Kiwi The Beauty and Naturalbabydol. I would also like to thank my two sons our junior media: Billy Whitfield, Jr. and Mario McIvy, Jr. The boys were very instrumental in helping me get great photos and they also assisted the videographer with documenting our road trip. We can not forget our Sponsor Kia for the Sorento and Jamaican Mango & Lime for providing us with samples.


Fall World Natural Hair Show 2013 Recap

21 Oct

The Fall World Natural Hair Show was held on October 12-13, 2013 in Atlanta, GA. In case your not familar with this Natural Hair event it takes place twice a year in the Spring and Fall. Naturals come from all over the world to attend the event to gain additional knowledge on how to care for their hair, how to properly use the products, a chance to meet the with owners of their favorite natural hair brands and the opportunity to purchase products at a discounted rate. Over the past five years The World Natural Hair Show has become an annual trip for a host of naturals.

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The two days were filled with vendors selling their products and consumers eagered to learn and have first debs at purchasing the newest products launched for show deal rates. I have had the pleasure of both attending and serving as the show coordinator for the company that I represent. The weekend was also filled with events. The consumers had the opportunity to attend the Fashion on The Edge Fashion Show that was held on Saturday and The After Party which took place on Sunday.

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Roc Your Locs (Front View)

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Roc Your Locs (Back View)

Roc Your Locs (Back View)

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The Fashion Show was filled amazing designs and I had the pleasure of meeting Chris Setitoff Jones who made a special appearance

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III Sisters of Nature Co-Washes

7 Oct

III Sisters of Nature has just added two brand new co-washes to their line and they were both featured in Septembers Curlbox. I absolutely love the slip that they provide me. Please make sure that you try both the Avocado and Coconut III Sisters of Nature Co-Wash.!/pages/III-Sisters-of-Nature/175665912510970


III Sisters of Nature Coconut & Avocado Co-Wash

III Sisters of Nature Coconut & Avocado Co-Wash

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