Join a Natural Hair Meetup Group!

Looking to meet natural hair beauties, to find out more about natural hair, and share natural hair stories. Join a meetup group!

Wild Haired Mavens

Carson, CA
396 Wild Haired Mavens

Every since I was a teenager I have been searched for hair care solutions. I recall one my dearest friends a kinky haired Italian bombshell lamenting the decade of strait is b…

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Afrolicious Hair LA

Los Angeles, CA
230 Afronistas

This group was created for one of the biggest Natural Hair events in LA. The Afrolicious Hair Expo. This group is only for ladies interested in attending this yearly event to …

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Naturally Exquisite (Natural Hair MeetUp Group)DMV

Greenbelt, MD
1,052 Queens

This group is for Natural Women to get tips, tricks, event announcements,BOND  and united with other women with a similar journey.This group is organized by a Licensed Cosmet…

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The (DMV) Natural Beauties Group- Natural Hair Meet Up

Bowie, MD
1,114 Natural Beauties

If you are starting your natural hair journey, or if you have been natural for a long time , this meet up is for you!We will have events, forums and support for those who ar…

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Green Festival, Washington, DC

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Are you a healthy eater? Do you want to learn more about living green? The Washington, DC Green Festival Expo will have inspiring presentations and workshops from leading experts and vegan/vegetarian chefs.

Check out the Green Festival! This weekend in DC.

Please visit: http://www.greenfestivals.org/

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Natural Hair Journey

Greetings, Na-Klectic Family! The natural hair journey is a true journey. Short hair, long hair, transitioning, and braids are options for natural hair seekers. Are you struggling with styling options? Are you confused about products? What are your choices for healthy hair maintenance? There are times when you need a professional or natural hair salon to assist you with this journey. Are you looking for a salon? Please feel free to contact me. I can refer you to a few professional salons in the DMV and Los Angeles, CA.

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The Truth about Natural Hair

The Truth about Natural Hair…. Is it a lifestyle, choice, or a trend? It is all the above. For some people; it is a lifestyle change. You want freedom to exercise, go to the beach or the pool.  Becoming natural for others is  a choice… A choice to transition from relaxer to natural styles due to diet, spiritual reasons, and/or a new experience. Lastly, the natural hair trend is everywhere. We are finding natural styles on television, in magazines,  and on the streets of DC, NY, CA, Canada, and worldwide. Natural hair can be easy…IF  you let the experience become easy. Natural hair is not challenging. It gets complicated when we listen to everyone from friends, families, experts, and the entire natural hair community. It is YOUR hair. Enjoy the journey. Play with your hair, try different styles, love your hair, and protect your tresses. If you are in doubt! Ask expert….

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Happy New Year!!

Greetings from Na-Klectic! Happy New Year! Enjoy your life, your hair, and most importantly…LOVE YOURSELF and give love!

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New Year! New Attitude!

Greetings! The new year is approaching! What do you want to change this upcoming year? We hope the goal is to change your outlook and attitude. A healthy view of yourself is the most important aspect of life. Your hair does not define you. Your texture, your hair length, or the products that you use will not change you. Begin this year with a new outlook on life. Hair is amazing, beauty is wonderful, and great skin can be radiant. More importantly, you are radiant from the inside to outside. As the new year approaches; change the inner you. Let’s spend the remaining part of 2014 setting goals and creating the change we want to see in our lives.

 

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Natural Hair is a Lifestyle not a Fad!

Natural hair is beautiful. It is a journey back to wearing natural hair. It takes time and patience. The key is acceptance. However, it is important to locate a professional stylist. We are here to help you. Please check out this site: www.naturalhairmag.com. Are you interested in natural hair? Are you a Natural Stylist interested in growth? Contact Natural Hair Mag.  1381919_10200529803198560_16406346_n.jpg

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How to select a Professional Natural Hair Stylist?!!

Women are becoming natural at high rates. We hear about new products, view new natural hair styles, and videos of natural hair gurus/bloggers. Natural hair is the topic of conversation. The business of natural hair is not…. Why do we rarely discuss the business of natural hair? I love natural hair care. My passion is the business of hair. I have noticed that business and natural hair are not simultaneous. Clients often discuss the lack of professionalism, poor attitudes, tardiness, and lack of knowledge of natural hair stylists. Natural hair is an art and craft that can be performed with professionalism, knowledge, and care.

Would you visit a doctor without knowing his/her credentials? Please treat your natural hair salon experience with the same care. Your hair is important, gentle, and needs to be handled with care. I want clients to become even more informed consumers. As a convert to natural hair styles; it is a journey. You need a professional to guide you through the process. Some people find stylists through word of mouth, social media, Google, and much more.

However, when you make the first call or send an email to a Natural Hair Professional; please ask the proper questions. The first question should not be about the price. The first question should be about expertise and knowledge. Pricing will be based on the expertise and quality of service. Please remember when you are looking for a natural hair stylist to ask pertinent questions. These are questions recommended to ask a professional natural hair stylist.

How long have you been a natural hair stylist?

What is your specialty?

What natural hair care services do you offer?

How do you feel about natural hair?

What products do you use or recommend? Do you schedule appointments?

How often should I come into the salon for regular maintenance?

What are the recommendations for home maintenance?

Do you color or trim? If not, can you recommend to me a professional?

What are your salon service payment options?

As a client, you want to be an active participant in your natural hair care experience. Please remember to inquire about things that deem important to you. Explain to the stylists your natural hair goals. What do you expect from this journey? This is my recommendation to all natural women. Please be an informed consumer. Please read articles and books about natural hair, our history, and the importance of natural hair care. Videos and advice from family and friends is very significant. However, it is important to gain knowledge through resources such as writers, speakers, and natural hair stylists with expertise. Enjoy your natural hair journey!

 

Natasha Jackson

Founder

 

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DMV Natural Hair Stylist Call

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DMV Natural Hair Stylist Call
Sunday, June 29, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)
Carolina Kitchen
2350 Washington Pl NE
Washington, DC 20018
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Greetings! Happy 2014!

 

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Dear Clients,

Greetings! Life is full of change and transition. Thank you for the past nine years! This is a New Year with many changes. Are you looking for a natural hair stylist? Do you need classes concerning natural hair? Please feel free to contact me about services or referrals via email. Please review the service and contact menu for more information. I look forward to assisting you with any questions.

Sincerely,

N. Jackson (Founder)

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