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Naturally Divine Beauty Supply is your source for natural and organic hair care and beauty products.  We seek to inform consumers about the benefits of using these products; as well as encourage all to embrace their natural beauty. Our mission is to educate, inspire, and provide support along the journey! With that goal in mind, our educational workshops and events will be listed here!

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FEATURING AUDREY DAVIS-SIVASOTHY AND CHARYJAY

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Event Sponsored by

Naturally Curly

Event will include Sponsored Giveaways, Swag Bags Packed with Amazing Goodies, Vendor Shopping, Networking, Mingling and More!

This is an event you don’t want to miss!

Texture Revolution 2013

Event Description:

Dream Team of Natural Hair Products in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Area

The Natural Hair Educational Event of the Year!

There will be sponsored give-aways, swag bags, vendor shopping, networking, mingling and more!

So don’t miss out, see you August 10, 2013, from 9:00 – 6:30PM at the Addison Conference Centre!

There will be sponsored giveaways, swag bags, vendor shopping, networking, mingling and more!

Tickets

$20+ in advance/$25 at the door (cash only)

 

TEXTURE REVOLUTION: THE SCIENCE

Guest Speakers

SPEAKER SESSION BIO
Audrey Davis-Sivasothy The Science of Black Hair Healthy Hair Growth Seminar: Maximizing Your Hair’s Potential
In this incredible session with Audrey Davis-Sivasothy, the Author of The Science of Black Hair, you will learn about the structure of your hair. You will understand the key factors of growing and maintaining healthier, longer, stronger hair. The course will cover the four major causes of damaged hair and how you can eliminate most sources of damage from your hair care routine. You will learn pointers about how to maintain a good protein/moisture balance which is a critical component to breakage reduction and is emphasized in this seminar. Other topics include the role of genetics in hair care, wet hair assessment techniques, and more. Finally in this session, we will explore how you can protect the natural hair care market, its effects on our community, potential threats to the growing movement, and ways that we can keep it socially and economically viable.
Audrey Davis-Sivasothy
Audrey Davis-Sivasothy was born in Alexandria, LA, and works as a freelance writer, publisher, speaker and consultant to the cosmetology industry. A trained Health Scientist, Audrey has written extensively on caring for hair at home. Sivasothy is author of two hair care books, most notably The Science of Black Hair: A Comprehensive Guide to Textured Hair Care. The Science of Black Hair has been featured in The Huffington Post, Essence Magazine, Sophisticate’s Black Hair, and Hype Hair Magazines. This comprehensive book has also been adopted for cosmetology training courses and continues to maintain international best seller status in the US, Canadian, UK, and French fashion/beauty book markets.
CharyJay Up Close and Personal with CharyJay
In this session with CharyJay, you’ll get a look into how a shy and timid college student blossomed into a journalist and motivational speaker through her natural hair journey. In her speech, CharyJay will discuss how she feels embracing her natural hair textured increased her confidence and ultimately allowed her to live her life to the fullest.
CharyJay
Charnika Jett is a journalist and videographer based in Detroit, Michigan. In 2009, she began creating and editing videos for the newspaper she worked for and shortly thereafter decided to go natural. Intrigued by her newfound curls and editing skills, she decided to make natural hair style tutorials on YouTube. Nearly three years later, she gained over 50,000 subscribers and over four million video views on YouTube. Crowned the “Huetiful Hair Idol” by her fans in a voting competition, she now graces the box of the Huetiful Steamer. She’s made videos for several different hair care brands including Carols Daughter, been featured on the HuffingtonPost.com and the Grio.com. Inspired by the popularity of her style tutorials on YouTube, she created Personalized Style Cards by CharyJay in August of 2012. She also travels to different events to perform style demonstrations and spread knowledge and positivity about natural hair.
Karen_Wilson Going Natural? Transition Vs. Big Chop!
In this session with Karen Wilson, Top Natural Hair Stylist, you will learn about the differences between transitioning and doing the big chop. You will understand what to expect before and after the big chop, what styles are best suited for your new hair texture, and tips and principles that should guide daily hair maintenance. Most importantly, this session will address the psychological impact of “going natural” and give you tools to accept and value the decision to transition from relaxed to natural styles.

The Natural Hair Boom! All About Texture and Natural Hair Styling

In this session with Karen Wilson, Top Natural Hair Stylist, you will learn how to adopt and build a hair care regimen designed for your hair type. You will understand your texture, porosity, curl pattern id, and how they relate to the product selection process. You will learn to read product labels to determine the best ingredients for your hair and spot harmful or damaging ingredients. Finally, you will understand the necessity of altering your hair care regimen to adjust to changing weather, as well as learn creative styling techniques for every season.
Karen Wilson
Karen Wilson is a licensed cosmetologist and instructor with over 15 years experience in the beauty and hair industry. Karen graduated with a dual Masters in Social Work and Urban Studies from Michigan State University and is the founder and Chief Styling Specialist of Karen Wilson Natural Beauty, a natural hair care business educating women on the beauty of natural hair.Committed to educating women on loving and styling their own natural hair, Karen developed the educational series Kurl Talk: Learning to Love Your Hair One Strand at a Time, which teaches participants how to adopt healthy hair through a healthy lifestyle.Karen’s broadcast credits include her features as a regular commentator and natural hair care expert for CBS News WTVR’s two-part report on perceptions of natural hair in the African American and the professional community ,CBS News WTVR’s This Morning Virginia coverage on “The Science behind Healthy Hair”, and “Natural Hair Styles’. In print media, she has been highlighted as the voice for women to encourage them to love their natural hair. Karen’s credits also include regular contributions to Beauty Times magazine.
Betty_Murray-CN-HHC-RYT Nutrition and Eating for Optimal Hair Growth
In this session with Betty Murray, Certified Nutritionist, you will receive training on the proper nutrition for hair growth, including improving texture, and maintaining resiliency. You will also learn more about the matrix in which hair grows which consist of the proper protein intake, minerals, vitamins and even select herbs.
Betty Murray, CN, HHC, RYT
Betty Murray, CN, HHC, RYT is on a mission to radically change the health and health-care in America. She is a Certified Nutritionist and Holistic Health Counselor who is the founder of a comprehensive integrative medical center, Living Well Dallas, Inc. The medical center was created as a model for a new-age of medical delivery combining medicine, nutrition and mind-body-spirit modalities in an integrative model to then replicate across the U.S. After six years of experience, she has developed a consulting firm assisting physicians in developing functional medicine practice called Minerva Medical Consulting and 2BMG, a turn-key solution bringing nutritional services to primary care physicians offices. This has answered the need for nutrition and lifestyle service options for patients, thus, assisting medical innovators in creating a paradigm shift in medical services delivery. She has also created a breakthrough nutritional program individualizing nutrition to the bio-chemical and genetic makeup of the individual through cutting-edge testing and individualized solutions called Metabolic BlueprintSM that is available through Living Well Dallas. Betty is on the board of the Gluten Intolerance Group of Great Dallas and is a member of the National Association of Nutrition Professionals, American Association of Drugless Practitioners and the Institute of Functional Medicine.

 

TEXTURE REVOLUTION: THE SCIENCE

Event Schedule

TIME SESSION/EVENT SPEAKER
9:00 AM Check-In/Giveaway Registration Begins
9:00 – 10:10 AM Pictures & Mingling with CharyJay Charnika Jett
10:00 AM Vendor Open Vendor Set-Up – 7 am
10:10 – 10:30 AM Welcome/Introduction Audra Cooper/Hamaria Crockett
10:30 – 10:55 AM Up Close & Personal with CharyJay Charnika Jett aka CharyJay
10:55 AM Giveaway Audra Cooper
11:00 – 12:15 PM The Science of Black Hair Growth Seminar: Maximizing Your Hair’s Potential Audrey Davis-Sivasothy
12:20 PM Giveaway/Announcements Audra Cooper/Hamaria Crockett
12:30 – 2:00 PM Vendor Shopping / Lunch On Your Own ZuZu Handmade Mexican Food (onsite, cash only)
12:30 – 1:30 PM Catered VIP Lunch with CharyJay & Audrey Davis-Sivasothy Charnika Jett & Audrey Davis-Sivasothy
2:00 PM Giveaway/Announcements Audra Cooper/Hamaria Crockett
2:05 – 3:05 PM Going Natural? Transition vs. Big Chop! Karen Wilson, Top Natural Hair Stylist, Instructor, and Licensed Cosmetologist
3:05 PM Giveaway Audra Cooper
3:15 – 4:45 PM The Natural Hair Boom! All about Texture & Natural Hair Styling Karen Wilson, Top Natural Hair Stylist, Instructor, and Licensed Cosmetologist
4:45 PM Giveaway Audra Cooper
5:00 – 6:00 PM Nutrition and Eating for Optimal Hair Growth Betty Murray, Certified Nutritionist
6:00 – 6:30 PM Closing Remarks/Giveaway Audra Cooper/Hamaria Crockett

 

Sponsors

Vendors

Nappy Cakes Cute & Kinky – Kim Nobles
The Natural Me Mesquite Elite Jewelry
It Works Living Well Dallas
History T’s Creative Palace
Scents Cheaper Aw-KinaSew’N’
A Twist of Thread Astella 19
Fern & Jade