Afro Hair & Beauty LIVE 2014!

Afro Hair & Beauty Live Logo 2014


Afro Hair & Beauty Live 2014

May Bank Holiday weekend see the return of Europe’s biggest showcase for afro hair and beauty. Taking place on May 25th and 26th 2014 at the Business Design Centre, Islington, Afro Hair & Beauty LIVE! is set is set to mark yet another successful year in its’ 33-year history.

At The Afro Hair & Beauty LIVE you’ll find award-winning hairdressers, specialist beauticians and cutting-edge fashion all under one roof. Take the time to indulge with a customised manicure at one of the many pop-up beauty booths or take the stress off you mind with an Indian head massage. The show has everything you could wish for from henna tattoos to professional eyebrow threading and eyelash extensions – all at cut prices. Not only that but the runway will be in full swing with fashion shows, dynamic hair competitions and show special presentations from the leading names in the ethnic hair and beauty industry. If any of the clothes you see catch your eye visit the Afro Hair & Beauty Fashion Boutique to bag a one-off piece at a special show price.

Other features include the Sensational Icon competition where top hairstylists display imaginative avant-garde styles that can only be described as visual masterpieces. Along with the fiercely charged WAHL Battle of the Barbers competition which sees barbers from all corners of the UK work their skills.

Take advantage of this spectacular weekend and see the latest product innovations on the market and interact with the best of the best in the industry, including the fabulous natural hair celebrity stylist, Felicia Leatherwood known as the ‘Hair Whisperer’ who will be at the Beautiful Textures stand.

After the success of last year the interactive debate will be returning, a chance for you to put your burning questions to our top industry panel. Plus this year for the first time ever Afro Hair and Beauty LIVE are bringing you a beauty interactive debate with our panel to consist of well-known names in the beauty industry.

Take advantage of our FREE seminar programme which covers a wide range of hair and lifestyle related topics, and the many giveaways up for grabs.

With SO much going on, this is a show not to be missed!

Afro Hair & Beauty LIVE
25th and 26th May 2014
Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1
Nearest Tube: Angel

For interviews and press enquires please contact:
Jessica Fuller, Public Relations
020 7498 1795

 For more information visit


Sip and Mingle Event

Sip and Mingle Kickin it With the Kinks Event


Monday 27th May 2013
6.30pm – 11.00pm
Ritzy Cinema
Coldharbour Lane

KICKIN’ IT WITH THE KINKS first anniversay is here!  Head down to The Ritzy cinema on this special night to view a premiere screening and indulge in a  journey of self-discovery. An evening for you to sip, mingle and learn to embrace your very own identity. More Information


Afro Hair & Beauty Show

Afro hair & Beauty Live

Sunday 26th May and Monday 27th May 2013
10.30am – 6.00pm

Business Design Centre,
52 Upper Street Islington,
N1 0QH

Be inspired! That time of the year has come again, it’s all about hair, beauty and lifestyle. Don’t miss this awesome event.
Highlights include:

  • Fashion Shows
  • Hair Demonstrations
  • Nail and Beauty Bar
  • Lifestyle
  • Natural Zone
  • Live Salon: Award-Winning Stylists

Get your tickets here


One of the most talked about hair shows of the year is finally here and we are giving away 5 pairs of tickets! Yes, I actually said 5 pairs. To get your hands on these babies just leave a comment below telling us how hot your hair is and follow @AfrohairbeautyL on twitter.

There’s no time to waste, get involved, RT RT. Tell a friend to tell a friend to tell their Mum.

This competition ends on Monday 20th May, 9.00pm. After this time winners will be chosen and announced on Tuesday 21st. Good Luck 😉


Curlfriends Day Out

Curlfriends Day Out Hair Event

Saturday 25th May 2013
12.00pm – 6.00pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel Docklands
Royal Victoria Dock  Western Gateway
E16 1AL

Live natural hair show! Including:

  • Fantastic vendors
  • Nail & Beauty bar
  • Fab give aways
  • Live salon and much more. Tickets here

Project Embrace:The Look of Love Event

Project Embrace The Look Of Love EventSaturday 18th May 2013
11.00am – 7.00pm
Yaa Asantewaa Arts Centre
1 Chippenham Mews
W9 2AN 

The Look of Love is a fundraising and Natural Hair event, where the Project Embrace mission to create billboards of beautiful natural hair models all around London will be launched. It is also a day to inspire yourself and a significant girl in your life to attract more success and become a more confident you and her. More Information

Mane Divas Free Hair Clinic

Mane Divas free hair clinic natural hair products UK


Sunday 5th May 2013
12.30pm – 2.00pm
The Wood Barber & Hair Salon
92 Snakes Lane East
Woodford Green

The first of the Mane Divas Hair clinics will be covering a range of topics to inform, guide and advise you on your chosen hair style.

This clinic session will consist of an experienced speaker, a question and answer section and tips and tricks for you to take away. There may even be a chance for you to win some hair product goodies 😉 More Information


Natural November Event

natural november uk natural hair event

Sunday 5th May 2013
11.00am – 7.00pm
Hammersmith Town Hall
King Street
W6 9JT

Bigger and better than ever before this is Natural Novembers health, wealth, natural hair & beauty event. Featuring a special selection of seminars, (holistic) services,  stalls and special guests! Ticket Information 


The Spring Nubian Beauty and Wellbeing Event

The Spring Nubian Beauty and Wellbeing Event

Saturday 27th April 2013
11.00am – 6.00pm
Cre8 Lifestyle Centre
80 Eastway
London, E9 5JH

This fab event is set to celebrate female health, beauty and the new beginnings that Spring offers. Ticket Information


Make sure your following us on twitter: @naturalpride for your chance to win a pair of tickets to attend this awesome event. Winners’ privileges include:
–  The Morning Meditation and Sexual Empowerment Session at 9.30am.
– And 1 prize giveaway per person.

What are you waiting for? RT RT 😉

This competition closes at 9.00pm, Sunday 21st April 2013. After this time the winners will be chosen at random.

Natural Hair Stylist Workshop

Natural hair stylist workshopSaturday 20th April 2013
12.00pm – 5.00pm
Mahogany Hair Spa
Milton Keynes

Are you interested having a better understanding of how to style and care for natural hair? 

Come along to this In-depth hands on workshop  and learn from an expert all the tips and tricks to achieve flawless styles!


For a full break down of the event information and tickets click >here<



Wrap and Dine – Part 2

Wrap and dine natural hair event

Sunday 7th April 2013
5 Station Rise Tulse Hill
London, SE27 9BW

This follow-up to part 1 will include:

  • Traditional turban wrapping
  • How to get that June Ambrose Celebrity ‘turban’ wrap style!              
  • Colour theory Chosing wraps to compliment your skin tone
  • Using more than one wrap to achieve your desired style
  • How to funk up your Headwrap 🙂 
  • And a wrap for use on the day

Check out more information and tickets here

Curluscious Talks Event Review

This fantastic event Curluscious Talks, had a room full of Naturalistas buzzing with excitement.  I was greeted with a warm welcome from the event Organisers Mrs B and Mrs C. My pen and pad at the ready, these ladies took us through a well-orchestrated slide show which addressed key hair issues and provided tried and tested solutions.

Curluscious Talks Event Review

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Wrap and Dine – Part 1

Wrap and Dine Natural Hair EventSunday 31st March 2013
4.00pm – 7.00pm

Located near Tulse Hill Station
Enjoy 1 and half hours of head wrapping followed by a delicious two course vegetarian meal.
The workshop includes:

  • Wraps for use on the day
  • Demonstrations of Head wrapping Basics 
  • Simple starter Head wrap Styles
  • History of Head wrapping
  • Putting Theory to Practice

More information and tickets >>Here<<


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