Nigerian Hair Events in September 2016

Happy September, everyone! Just to keep you updated, there are a few hair events this month.


Lights Camera Hair presented by Natural Hair Rocks (Lagos) – 3 September

The event is free but you need to sign up on the NHR Eventbrite page.

UPDATE: The Frugal Frolista WhatsApp Workshop (Online) – 10 – 11 September

Naturals in the City 16 presented by Natural NigerianCarib Health, Ms. Isioma, and The Kink and I (Lagos) – 17 September

It's that time again! Countdown to Naturals in the City! So much to learn at #NITC16! We can't wait ??

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You can also check the official NITC Nigeria website for further updates.

UPDATE: Free Hair Care Workshop (Abuja) – 19 September

One of the reasons I became a trichologist was to properly understand the science of hair so I can help our local braiders in Nigeria also understand what they were doing. As you move across Nigeria it is very common to see women with damaged hair and receding hair lines. The stylist don't know any better and their clients are even worse. It was a great day when I found that Farida of @lumonaturals and I were like minds when it comes to how we feel about the little or no education that our stylists receive before opening shop. This workshop is the first of many to come. I don't care if the stylist is illiterate as long as she/he can hear and understand basic pidgin English, such an individual can be taught to handle hair properly to avoid damage. Tag a salon owner who you think should be a part of this. #freehaircareworkshopforsalonsabuja #Abuja #Afrihaircareacademy

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UPDATE: Nigerian Natural Hair and Beauty Show presented by The Kinky Apothecary (Lagos) – 24 September Postponed until 19 November

Tickets are available at Afritickets and there are more details on The Kinky Apothecary website.

If I missed any event, please let me know in the comments. If you would like your event included in future editions, please send an email to events[at]donttouchthehair[dot]com.

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