Natural Hair Week Rebrands to CurlyTreats Festival
Natural Hair Week Rebrands to CurlyTreats Festival
UK’s Largest Natural Hair Event Unveils New Name & Expands to celebrate Black Empowerment
Natural Hair Week, The UK’s leading natural hair show, announced their rebrand under the new name, CurlyTreats Festival and tagline ‘love, peace and natural hair’.
Vinna Best and her team are really pleased to announce the official release date of CurlyTreats Festival. If you don't know already, the natural hair event you know and love as Natural Hair Week will be changing its name to CurlyTreats Festival London. Along with the rebrand, massive improvements will be introduced. To find out a more about the change and watch the teaser, visit the announcement page: www.naturalhairweek.co.uk
Previously, welcoming over 5,000 attendees, the new event will be held on Saturday 5 August in Earl’s Court, London. With attendees coming in from all over Europe this year's CurlyTreats Festival (Formerly Natural Hair Week) will be bigger and better. The rebranding of Natural Hair Week (now CurlyTreats Festival) signifies the renewed commitment to offer a safe space to celebrate black culture and a diverse platform for self-expression. Founded by Event Director Vinna Best, who leads innovation in Natural Hair and embraces the positive celebration of Black Culture CurlyTreats Festival welcomes all races and genders and ages in this unified celebration of heritage and wellness - CurlyTreats Festival.
“CurlyTreats is continually looking for ways to enhance our visitors experience, to provide greater value for those who love to attend Natural Hair Week (now CurlyTreats Festival). CurlyTreats Festival is a fantastic day and was created for our visitors who enjoy natural hair and beauty and look to us for additional benefits such as wellness sessions, product offers and expert recommendations and feedback on your natural hair and wellness journey. This year's CurlyTreats Festival (Formerly Natural Hair Week) will take place in London only. With the additional natural wellness branch of our event offers more presentations, workshops, exhibitors and networking opportunities to make feeling great easier." - Founder and Event Director Vinna Best.
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For information and to buy tickets for CurlyTreats Festival visit CurlyTreats Festival www.curlytreats.co.uk/london, join the Festival community: follow us on Twitter@curlytreatsfest, Instagram @curlytreatsfest #CurlyTreatsFest and become a fan of 2017 CURLYTREATS Festival on Facebook.
Hashtag for the event include: #CurlyTreats #CurlyTreatsLondon
CurlyTreats Festival will take place on Saturday 5 August 2017 at the ILEC Conference Centre Earl’s Court, London.
Attendees and visitors can expect a beautiful fusion of inspiring natural hair and wellness offerings at CurlyTreats Festival including;
1. International celebrity Speaker Mahogany Curls aka Jessica Lewis
2. Fashion Show in celebration of Black Girl Magic
3. Featured hair and beauty workshops and interactive discussions
4. Empowerment Experience Stage will feature conversations and keynote addresses with influencers such as Lekia Lee -Afrovisibility and Aaron Wallace - Shear and Shine
5. VIP Lunch: 3-course lunch with your fave bloggers including MahoganyCurls
6. Natural Hair Demos by Cantu Beauty: Where All Coily Curly Textures Matter
7. Holistic Hair & Health Workshops by Afrocenchix & Leah Salmon, The Naturally You Coach
8. empowHER Lunch & fun activities for girls & parents/carers
9. Children’s corner – fun, interactive activities and storytelling
10. Afro Men Hub: FREE shape-ups, beard care & skin care advice for men
11. Awards for Best UK Social Influencer, Natural Hair & Beauty Brand, Fashion & Style Brand
And the legendary natural marketplace where you can network with exhibitors and makers of some of the world’s most valuable natural hair and beauty items you wouldn't want to be without. Let’s not forget the Barbershop, Braid Salon and African face painting.
The official sponsors of CurlyTreats Festival London include Cantu, Mixed Chicks, Creme of Nature, LottaBody, GroHealthy and Softn' Free.
Empower. Educate. Entertain. Elevate.
CurlyTreats London, as the UK’s largest natural hair and beauty annual event, we explore everything from natural hair care, black beauty, body positivity and colourism, to finding the best hair care product for all of the textures. https://curlytreats.co.uk/london.
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About Vinna Best:
Since 2013, Vinna Best has been delivering natural hair events around the UK, in major cities including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Nottingham, Leeds, and Bristol, encouraging black women and girls to be and feel empowered, unravelling the negative stereotypes that surround black women’s hair. Beyond natural hair, Vinna is an advocate for equality and economic empowerment. Her voice has not gone unnoticed, as Vinna continues to make a difference speaking at conferences, universities and radio shows such as BuzzFeedUK, The Voice Newspaper, University of West London & the BBC.