San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Welcome to the 2nd annual
Central Virginia Natural Hair, Health & Beauty Expo, organized by Natural By Design, LLC.
Last year's Expo turned out approximately 200 attendees!! This event promises to be even bigger and better than the the first!! Our focus is not only on natural hair, but the overall health and wellness of the African American community. As such, we will panels focused on finances & healthy living.
This event will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at The Holiday Inn Select, downtown Lynchburg.
This is a family friendly event -- kids 12 & under are FREE.
When & Where
Twisted Sistas, Natural by Design
1:00-7:00pm Vendor Tables/Information Tables Open
1:30-2:30pm Deidre “Diesel” Douglas Washington: The Health F.I.T.T. Principles
2:30-3:00 pm Statehood (Main Stage)
3:00-4:00pm Dr. Taylor, Dermatologist: The Myths & Facts About Natural Hair Care
4:30-5:30pm Hair Workshop – Diva Smooth
5:30-6:30pm Special Musical Performance – Anitra Jay (Main Stage)
6:00-7:00pm Natural Hair Journey Panel
DIVA SMOOTH: The purpose of this class is to teach Cosmetologists the amazing benefits of using Diva Smooth as an alternative to chemical relaxers on clients. Diva Smooth is an all- natural hair care system exclusive. The growing trend in hair care is the Natural Hair movement sweeping the country. Diva Smooth offers the only complete solution to women desiring natural hair but also wanting the option of going straight without losing their natural curl pattern. Diva Smooth not only provides lustrously smooth hair, but the product also protects from heat, significantly reduces hair breakage and shedding and promotes hair growth. In this class you will learn the professional way to apply Diva Smooth, as well as the best blow drying and heat application techniques, from the creator of the product herself, Ms Diva Yasin.
DR. TAYLOR: With over 25 years of experience Dr. Taylor now has an opportunity to deliver the quality of skincare that patients desire and deserve. Dr. Taylor has managed and treated multiple complex dermatological and cosmetic conditions both during his military career and years in private practice. Dr. Taylor is specializes in minority skin, hair and nail conditions.
DEIDRE "DIESEL" DOUGLASS-WASHINGTON - The Healthy F.I.T.T Principles : As a personal fitness trainer and group exercise instructor, Deidre enjoys motivating others to achieve goals. She loves running half marathons and marathons and is pursuing her first fitness show as a novice competitor for in the 2013 NPC SCHAKBUILT BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAIN CLASSIC in the Women