By Naomi Fisher
Over the weekend I used to be taken again to my childhood in additional methods than one. Reminiscing about being excited to rise up for Sunday faculty with my recent silk and wrap . The numerous tales I might hear from sitting within the magnificence salon all day on Saturday with my mom and sisters, and the way going to the salon felt like visiting prolonged household. Due to Elizabeth Davis from Cleveland and Alisha Brooks from Kansas Metropolis for creating The Black Hair Expertise situated in Atlanta, Ga and shortly to make its solution to DC and lots of different main cities in several states!
The Black Hair Expertise is a spot the place you may go to not solely have a good time Black Hair however you and your mates or relations can create nice picture oops for Instagram or running a blog with every open spaced theme that displays the method of what Black Ladies have handled their complete lives to keep up stunning wholesome hair. When chatting with Elizabeth I requested her what impressed her and Alisha to create such a cool and inventive area, her reply was they needed a spot “the place we may come and see ourselves and have a good time our tradition!” They had been spot on. She additionally mentioned they needed to create an area that was “for us and by us” I need to say they executed that so properly. This was such an unbelievable expertise not just for myself however for my teen daughter that accompanied me and took some superb pictures as properly.
I used to be capable of share along with her my reminiscences as a toddler with getting my hair pressed and curled, and the way enjoyable it was (but generally draining after being within the store for hours) to see the entire stunning Black girls from totally different backgrounds, totally different beliefs, all shades of brown, with totally different textures of hair come to the salon and really feel protected to launch and let go no matter happened earlier than getting into that door. Seeing their stunning smiles or generally their cries and the way every girl may relate to what they had been experiencing. It was comforting and teachable!
The Black Hair Expertise gained’t be in Atlanta lengthy, so get cute, seize your women and even your loved ones, buy your tickets whilst you can and luxuriate in this superb area that was created for us.