Naturals from around the country gathered in Irving, TX October 24-25 for the Bella Kinks DFW Natural Hair Expo, a weekend long event that featured some of the natural hair community’s most sought after speakers, workshops and haircare brands.
The event kicked off Friday night with the Black Excellence Dinner at the modern-chic NYLO Las Colinas Hotel. Textured beauties attended the all black attire and masked affair to celebrate and honor Black Excellence within the natural hair community. The guest list ranged from natural hair bloggers and their favorite subbies, to haircare brands and CEOs.
The rest of the weekend was all about hair and lifestyle! Expo attendees enjoyed live hairstyling demonstrations, workshops, shopping and more. Guests heard from an incredible line up of haircare brand CEOs on the P.O.W.E.R Panel (Panel of Women Entrepreneurs Radiating). The panel included Lisa Price -Founder of Carol’s Daughter, Vivian Kaye -Founder of Kinky Curly Yaki, Courtney Adeleye -CEO of The Mane Choice, Obia Ewah –Founder of Obia Natural Hair Care, Pamela Booker – Founder of Koils by Nature, Teneya Gholston –Marketing Director of Crème of Nature, Jane Carter –Founder of Jane Carter Solution, Jamine Lawrence –Founder of EDEN BodyWorks and hosted by Julian Addo –Founder of Bella Kinks.
The weekend was packed with fun, comradery and lots of photos. Be sure to check out Bella Kinks DFW Natural Hair Expo in 2016! For more information about the 2016 event visit www.bellakinksdfwnaturalhairexpo.com