Supporting natural hair in La, a state without the CROWN Act

Nicollette M. Davis got her first hair relaxer when she was 5 years old. In her early 20s, she decided to cut off her chemically treated hair and return it to its natural state—a journey of self embrace with many emotional and physical ups and downs, she said. The movement to embrace natural hair has been … Continue reading

Business of natural care brings cultural healing, challenges for Isis Brantley

Isis Brantley of Dallas, Texas is a style influencer and the recent recipient of the Nzuri 100 Carat Diamond Award for pioneering natural hair care; and being a trailblazer for more than 20 consecutive years in the natural hair care industry. She was recently awarded during the Nzuri Natural Hair, Health & Beauty Festival’s 100 … Continue reading

Natural hair sets Guinness World Record

NAPOLEONVILLE—With a natural afro measuring more than four feet, Napoleonville native, Aevin Dugas holds the title of Woman with World’s Largest Afro in the Guinness Book of World Records. While Dugas’ natural hair journey isn’t much different than most healthy hair fanatics, her results after 13 years of striping her tresses of chemicals, are not … Continue reading

Hair artist bring natural hair tour to Baton Rouge today

World-renowned hair artist and businessman Floyd Kenyatta will make a stop in Baton Rouge today as part of his Vanilla Box Tour at Happy Hair Salon, located at 4415 S. Sherwood Forest Boulevard, Suite. A. He will present two seminars at 11am and 1pm for future stylists, current hair designers, and those interested in opening … Continue reading