If you’re a natural hair newbie or just frustrated with the current state of your natural hair, just ask Felicia Leatherwood! Felicia is an internationally renowned celebrity stylist, natural hair advocate, consultant and educator. She is founder of the Loving Your Hair with Natural Care Workshop, a seminar designed to educate and empower women by teaching the importance of self-love and promoting natural beauty through natural hair care. As a celebrity stylist with over 26 years of experience Leatherwood has lent her expertise to the entertainment industry styling Hollywood notables such as Oscar Award nominees Viola Davis (actress) and Ava Duvernay (“Selma” director), megastar Will Smith, Grammy winner/R&B superstar Jill Scott, “Empire” leading actor Terrence Howard, “Mad Men” star Teyonah Parris, “Black-ish” star Anthony Anderson, “The Color Purple” composer and Grammy/Tony Award nominee Brenda Russell, Maybelline supermodel Tomiko Fraser, actresses Nicole Ari Parker, Kim Coles and Kimberly Elise as well as a host of entertainment executives, rising stars and beauty entrepreneurs. Her magazine cover and editorial spread exposure include Vogue, Variety, Essence, Elle, Ebony and many more, which can be viewed at www.FeliciaLeatherwood.com/Press.
We are so happy to have Felicia, a natural hair expert, to answer questions from you! Each month we will pick 4-5 questions and answer them below. If you want to have your question answered by Felicia, submit it here. We will also answer one question from Facebook – just be sure to use the hashtag #HiFelicia so we can see it! And be sure to visit this page often because we all can benefit from tips to help us take better care of our natural hair.