Arlette Pender

My Hair is Beautiful

Sat. 10:30 am – 12:00 pm | Classroom: German 1-2

My Hair is Beautiful is a program designed for girls 5-18 years old. Through a series of workshops, our goal is to empower by teaching young ladies how to embrace what they see when they look into the mirror. We teach them an “I am beautiful” creed which affirms their beauty each time they look in the mirror. In addition, we discuss the necessity of heathy hygiene habits and give free samples for each attendee.

Diane Bailey & Stacey Ciceron

Experience SheaMoisture's Newest Collection: Red Palm & Cocoa Butter

Sun. 10:30 am – 12:00 pm | Classroom: German 3-4

Get ready to get ALL the tea on SheaMoisture’s newest collection, Red Palm & Cocoa Butter, with celebrity stylists Diane Bailey & Stacey Ciceron. Join us as we showcase our newest collection that helps to elongate those curls! Diane and Stacey will be creating looks that you can add to your book, and styles that are attainable for the everyday curly-girl.

You don’t want to miss this, as all attendees will be receiving a special SheaMoisture giveaway bag!

Valonne Smith

Girl, Get Your Hair Back

Sat. 10:30 am – 12:00 pm  | Classroom: Italian 1-2

The Naturally You Hair Care workshop is a natural hair class like no other. Founder Valonne Smith will inform and inspire curl friends along their natural hair journey. You will learn invaluable information on what it means to be natural, steps on how to care for your natural hair, and discuss hair types. Find out your exact hair type, what specific products to use, styling techniques, and so much more. Come prepared to be educated on your beautiful natural hair.

Shawntel M Waajid

Loc'd and Loaded

Sun. 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm  | Classroom: Swiss 3-4

Get educated on all things locs! We will discuss Sisterlocs vs Interlocs, Loc start options, Loc maintenance, Loc repair, Loc reattachment and Loc extensions. Come and join the conversation! We are Loc’d & Loaded!

Taliah Waajid Styling Team

Protective Styles - My Hair! My Style! My Regimen!

Sat. 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm  | Classroom: Kenyan 3-4

Over 75% of women wear some form of protective styling. Protective styles are great for achieving hair length, resting the hair and achieving the most variety of hairstyles. Sounds great, right? Protective styles can also be damaging to your hair and scalp if not properly applied and cared for while wearing. Protective styles include wigs, weaves, braids, faux locs, up-do’s, twists etc. In this workshop, Taliah Waajid and her professional team of stylists will teach you how to maintain healthy hair and strengthen your hair strands before, during and after wearing a protective style. Come and learn how to achieve stronger, thicker, full hair with little to no damage while wearing a protective style.

Ayo-Keisha Smith

DIY Fashion Hair Color - The Safe Way

Sun. 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm  | Classroom: Australian 3-4

Are you a hair trendsetter? Do you like to take hair risks? This class is for the naturalist that wants to take her hair color game to the next level. It’s time to talk vibrant hair color the safe way. We will discuss the rinse, semi-permanent and permanent hair color. Attendees will also gain knowledge of hair life and color depositing. Safety is of the utmost importance so we will make sure you are able to achieve your fashion color hair goals without hair loss and breakage. This exciting class will also include a hair color application process on a LIVE model!

Darrius Peace

Secrets to Growing Longer Hair

Sat. 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm | Classroom: Kenyan 3-4

Are you trying to figure out what you should do to grow longer and fuller hair? Have you ever wondered how to treat as well as prevent breakage and receding hairlines? Do you want to know what products and tools will help your hair grow? The Secrets to Growing Longer Hair workshop with Darius Peace will answer these questions and much more!

Henna Sooq

Chemical Free! Naturally Dye Your Hair with Henna

Sun. 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm  | Classroom: Kenyan 1-2

Safely color your hair with henna for all types of curly hair textures. With special focus on those using chemical hair coloring treatments, covering grey hairs and those transitioning. This will be a hands-on class with your recipe.

Ayo-Keisha Smith

Children's Ouchless Hair Care

Sat. 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm | Classroom: Australian 3-4

Come and learn to make at-home hair styling an enjoyable experience for you and your child! This class will offer the tips and tricks to properly executing the ouchless comb out/ detangling process, properly blow-drying children’s hair and steps to locking children’s hair. Are you looking for quick and easy styles for your child’s hair? Do you want to give your child’s hair the TLC it deserves and create styles he or she will like? This class will offer a variety of style options and product knowledge for all hair types. We know moms have tons of questions and we are ready to answer with our Q & A session. We will also help you identify a professional stylist for your child’s special occasions.

Sonya Gilkey

Loving My Hair with Style the Natural Way

Sun. 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm  | Classroom: Australian 1-2

Join Atlanta’s own Natural Hair Care Culturist Sistah Nandi as she helps you discover how to manage and style your natural hair texture. Demonstrations will include how to use creative elements to visualize and apply trendsetting methods for curling, twisting, braiding and styling locs and natural hair.

Pat Williams

The Truth About Natural Hair

Sun. 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm | Classroom: Australian 3-4

Join Pat Grant Williams, an award winning master stylist and natural hair expert for HAIRVERSATIONS!

  • Curl Definition & Hydration
  • Texture & Understanding YOUR Curls
  • The Shrinkage is REAL – “The Natural Stretch – Curl Elongation “
  • Product Cocktailing for Beautiful Curls & Coils

You do not want to miss this class! Prizes and Giveaways!​


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