Education, Is it what we really think it is?

Being educated means something different to everyone. Does having a college degree, master degree, P.H.D.make you the master or geru of your trade or profession? Does it make you smarter than those who do not hold a certificate or have 2 or 3 placks on their wall? Does obtaining a degree get you ready for…

LIFE – Keep Creating Yourself

We all have one life to live……..Or do we? It all depends on your beliefs.  I can say that each decade that I live through, I learn something new.  In my twenties, all I could think about was getting married and having children.  In my thirties, I wanted my salon to blossom into a multi-million…

The Day Leading up to Easter Sunday

The day before the Easter Holiday can be very exhausting for a Hairstylist.  Little girls have to get their candy curls.  Ladies who will be attending sunrise services want to make sure their mane is colored, cut and styled.  As Stylist, it is our duties to wake up early and be available for our clients…

Inside of ME

As I cleansed, I washed away parts of me. Things I held onto, things I didn’t need.  I meditated night and day, I released things that have decayed.  I went deep inside and asked myself why?  I gave myself permission to be sad, permission to cry.  Then finally permission to say good-bye. Time has passed,…

The Beginning of my Journey to WHOLENESS

This post today is the beginning of documenting my journey from living a life the way everyone wanted me to live. To finally taking responsibility and branching out to becoming my true self.  I realize now that my body has so much more potential to do things and go places that I never dreamed of….

How To Restore Your Body

Have you ever felt as though there was more to life than going to work or school?  On Saturday you might get caught up cleaning the house, going on short outings or maybe taking in a movie.  Then comes Sunday, time to go to church.  Before you know it, its Monday.  Back to the same…

How To Become A Celebrity Hairstylist Step #1

You’ve watched many television shows, movies and live plays.  You’ve watched the stars at the Oscars, Grammys and Black Entertainment Television awards  walk the red carpet.  Each time you admired  the hairstyles the celebrities were wearing.  You said to yourself “I could do that”! or “I could have done a better job with her hair!”…

The Journey from Beauty School to becoming a Celebrity Stylist

The Beauty Industry has come alone way. When I started out 28 years ago, we had to wear a white uniform with white shoes.  We looked like Nurses with make-up on and big hair!   We were taught proper posture, etiquette, and how to provide good service.  The customer was our first priority.  We were…

Standing All Day! Will our legs still look beautiful?

Legs, legs  and more legs!  Men love looking at beautiful legs.  Women love having beautiful legs.  Shapely legs look nice under a dress, mini skirt or shorts.  Some of us will do anything to have a sexy pair of legs! As a hairstylist most of us stand between 6 to 12 hours per day. We…

Photo-shoots – A way to earn extra$$$

On my previous blog, I gave you a few tips on adding another stream of income.     I suggested that you conduct seminars to teach and share your special gift of hairstyling techniques, make-up techniques or whatever it is that you are currently doing that you think the public would be interested in and…

Big HAIR! How much is too MUCH!!

I luv, luv Big Hair!! I should have been born in Texas! Big Hair don’t care! That’s my motto! Well it seems that America has gone wild with hair. They have gone crazy with hair extensions and wigs. Hair and more Hair! Hardly anyone wears there own hair anymore. I constantly keep getting request from…