They want to keep us out because they don't like the competition and because we do it better," says Ceesay, who left Serrekunda in Gambia in 1995 to move to North Carolina, where she opened the African Nubian Queens Hair Braiding
Isis Brantley is a hair's breadth away from the end of her decades-long battle with the state to practice and teach African hair braiding
in Texas, after a measure to deregulate the industry passed the Texas Senate on Wednesday and will head to Gov.
I have a business making and selling hair braiding
kits that enable children to make their own colourful hair braids.
says The Damn Salon was selected to speak to ANHC Pro members because “They have been able to break long held beliefs about how hair braiding
and natural hair services are seen and delivered.
A hair braiding
and hair weaving demonstration will be held at Central Library on Monday, October 29 while a photography competition will be held for all ages asking people to send in a picture and explain why it inspires them.
Those who attended the event also took part in several activities including creating the biggest Girgai an bag, Henna drawing, face painting and hair braiding
Asda's staff car park will also be hosting lots of family activities including face painting, Easter craft stalls, hair braiding
, tombola, raffles and games.
Visitors to Gateshead's Shipley Art Gallery this Saturday can try traditional crafts such as beadwork, hair braiding
and textile printing, taste African food and have a go at African drumming.
During the road show, children will be able to take part in special activities including face painting, hair braiding
and interacting with Gulf Bank's famous cartoon character, Nassour, plus enjoy 30% discount on ceramics and paints and get a free cookie and soda.
There will also be free hair braiding
and Henna tattoos, as well as a chance to win a holiday for two in the Maldives at the BRMB beach party with Russ Morris.
Other attractions include henna designing, hair braiding
, nail painting, balloon twister, stilt walker, magic show, bouncy castle, pony rides, train ride, food and beverages and much more.
Children took part in craft workshops, hair braiding
and a clown show.
Activities include tricycle jousting, balloon catapult, javelin throwing, rock tossing, archery, maze trickery, salt and jewelry art, hair braiding
and hair wreaths, ring toss and medieval dancing.
After watching hair braiding
in action she asked 17-year-old Toshina Ellis if she did her own hair and how long it stayed in place.
Friends of Taalib-Din Uqdah, a well-known advocate of African-style hair braiding
, are familiar with his somewhat cryptic anti-regulation mantra.