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Announcements and recaps of events in the natural hair community.

Transitioning to Locs

In case you missed it yesterday, I was the guest Co-Host on Nappturalite Radio discussing various ways to Transition to Locs, methods to starting different types of locs, and a few other tips and tricks I’ve learned along the way!  You can listen to the entire episode [HERE] or skip directly to my interview which starts at the 25 minute mark! I hope you enjoy and definitely share any tips you’ve learned along your loc...

Fun Times at the 1st DMV NuGrowth Meetup

Amazing. If I had to describe the event in one word that would definitely be it. There were over 50 people that came to the event and pretty much everyone stayed the entire 2+ hours. There was great food, great music, delicious drinks, and a sense of community. Everyone was welcome, even people that were in Busboys & Poets that had no idea what the event was stopped in to mingle & take the opportunity...

Meeting With the Editor-in-Chief of Essence Magazine

I had the great pleasure of attending the 2011 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, LA this year. From  the vendors and speakers to the performances and crowd the entire experience was amazing! With thousands upon thousands of people attending the festival there were so many naturals there. I was in awe at some of the beautiful hairstyles I saw. Unfortunately, I was being to shy to approach people and ask them to take pictures,...

1st Annual Sisterlocks Explosion in Atlanta

I attended the 1st Annual Sisterlocks Explosion that I told you about a few weeks ago [HERE] and I had a pretty good time. I saw lots of different styles with Sisterlocks and also some beautiful ‘fros! Check out the video [HERE] for the full recap of the event… Also, while I was at the Sisterlocks Explosion I picked up some products for my Sisterlocks. The products that I got include an 8. oz bottle...