Why I Absolutely Love Natural Hair!

Ok, Ok, Ok. I must admit I am a natural, no chemical, no processing hair snob. Don't judge me...that's just who I am. I just do not like chemically processed or straight hair on me. Now, don't get me wrong, if you browse through my family photo album you will see a couple pics of me with bangs and a flip curl at the end; that's because my beautician mom found it necessary to "fix" my hair with a press n' curl for special occasions like school pictures and Easter and the like, but I always hated that look. I just loved the way my natural hair framed by heart-shaped face. I loved the feel of my hair -- it always felt so strong and enduring. And, it had so much versatility. I always had the cute hair style. I would shampoo my hair, braid it in tiny braids and then take them out the next day and finger comb my hair. That was the absolute cutest style! I could wear Afro Puffs, braids, cornrows...I could have a different look everyday if I chose. Then, I loved the freedom natural …
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Making Hair Care Your BUSINESS, Not Your HUSTLE: What’s the difference?

Have you noticed? There are salons everywhere! In some areas, there are several in one block or one strip mall. Not to mention the stylists who have salons in their homes or in non-conventional locations. The type of building doesn’t determine if a stylist is running a business or hustling, but their approach to hair care does.  So BUSINESS vs. HUSTLE - what is the difference?  What do you think of when you hear the word “hustle”? A hustler is someone who is looking for quick cash. “Got them DVD’s”.  “Concert T-shirts, $20”. Often, they are selling their wares and you likely will not see them again. Some stylists take this same approach to the hair care business.  “I have a bill due Friday. I need to get as many clients as possible in today and tomorrow. “ However, when establishing a business, practices are put in place with the future of the business in mind. The business owner thinks long-term and this mindset affects every business decision. How?  Our next blog …
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Road to Healthy Hair Workshops & Networking

This ultimate workshop kicks off in Brooklyn, New York. HaiRadio.com’s Healthy Hair Tour brings together hair industry experts and fans of “The Hair Radio Show” and other hair and beauty luminaries. Host/Moderator: Kerry Hines of HaiRadio.com & Allyson Springett of ThatsACurl Keynote Speaker: Senior Beauty Editor from Essence Magazine, Ms. Tasha Turner Despite the chill in the air in New York, HAIRADIO.com extends a warm welcome to the New Year! We anxiously anticipate the change in seasons by saying adios to the cold and hello to spring via our launch of the first annual Hair Industry’s Charity Celebration. This first of its kind celebration will kick-off with a “Healthy Hair” theme. This premiere event will provide a platform for hair industry experts, hair and beauty luminaries including Loc Star, Thando Kafele and fans of “The Hair Radio Show” for collaborative interactions using dynamic workshops packed with valuable guidance, advice, and give-aways!
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Thames Wellness & Beauty Grand Opening Celebration

Join us for an afternoon of celebration as we launch: Thames Wellness & Beauty. Our holistic approach will enhance your natural beauty without harming you or the environment. Our products are plant based, aromatic, and gentle on the hair and skin while providing remarkable results. With our combined experience of almost 20 years in hair, skincare, nutrition and herbology, you can trust us with your well being and beauty.
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