CaShawn Thompson popularized the hashtags #BlackGirlsAreMagic and #BlackGirlMagic in 2013. From the hashtags to apparel she creates a brand. To me, black girl magic is a rallying call of recognition for black women who are often marginalized. Embedded every day is a magnificence that is so easy to miss because we are so mired inContinue reading Celebrating #BlackGirlMagic
Yesterday I asked my LocStars if they had any questions about their locs or locs in general. On Instagram, my first question was from @pinkkprincess04, and she asked, “What can I do about dryness?” This is definitely a common problem with natural hair but particularly with locs. As you know locs are like sponges asContinue reading Your Locs Are Dry?
While talking to my partner about how I wanted to create a better client experience, I said that I followed the adage of ‘treat people how you wanted to be treated.’ Without a hesitation, my partner said that we should learn to treat people how they want to be treated. What I realized that IContinue reading Treat Clients As They Want to Be Treated
I cannot be the only stylist who complains about the salon and how some clients has no regard for your time. I know I can’t. My partner was tired of hearing about this or that client. That’s why I am starting this weekly blog called The Mind of a Stylist to get some things offContinue reading Thinking Like An Entrepreneur
Locstars, you have to take care of your locs even at night. Here are a few tips on how to care for your locs while sleeping. Covering your locs at night is important to minimize lint and fuzz from your bed. You need something to protect your locs from breakage, lint and other debris. IContinue reading Taking Care of Your Locs at Night