For over 5,000 years, braiding has been a technique used to neatly maintain African American hair. It’s stood the test of time because of the benefits it brings- aiding in growth and moisture retention. With extensions, the longevity of braided styles is about 6-10 weeks! When you come to N for your braided extension styles, your scalp will be thoroughly massaged and shampooed. Then, your strands will be detangled and your stylist will curate the braided look you desire (typi
Looking for a protective style that holds up a full 6- 8 weeks? How about one that is weather resistant enough to protect your hair in the summer and winter? Marley twists are exactly what you need. When you come to N for your Marley twists, your scalp will be thoroughly massaged and shampooed. Then, your strands will be detangled and your stylist will craft the marley look you desire (typically within 2-2.5 hours). Here are the Do’s and Dont’s you should know when booking Ma
First off, I feel last week’s email deserves an explanation. I thought we were such good friends. As if you can really get a feel for my whole personality in a few emails (yes right !). Last week I said “I got married over the weekend.” And boy did you all send me the congrats. I received text messages, emails and a few phone calls to the salon. Thank you. BUT I DID NOT GET MARRIED!!!! In the email it said “I woke up.” But maybe that subtle hint that it was a dream was too su
Today we're going to discuss the benefits of getting crochet! Crochet has really picked up momentum within the last year. So many people are rocking cute crochet styles! We also know that allot of people have quite a few questions and concerns about actually getting crochet. So we are here to put all your worries and concerns to bed! Benefit #1 It allows you to experiment with New Styles without worrying about your hair. So many times we want to try new styles we have seen o
It was beautiful. I wore a velvet pink dress and he wore a velvet blue suit. It was in Jamaica and yup I’m back to work already. His name is Masego. And as soon as I said “I do.” I woke up.” You wanna talk about blissful sleep, hell I wanted to close my eyes for the rest of the weekend. If you’ve never heard of Masego, you betta ask somebody. Anybody at N can tell you really, I’ve been blasting him since I’ve been back at the salon. I’m one of those people who dive ALL the wa
And just like that it’s week 2 and I get to talk to you!
If you’re just joining our newsletter— WELCOME. I’m Angela Walker, owner of N Natural Hair Studio , and I’m taking over our newsletters for the month of October. Today you get to delve deeper into the psychology of growing up in a Jamaican household and how it’s affecting your salon experience. I’ve always loved hair. From when I was a little girl I’d choose my dolls based off of what hair they had. And when I grew up
Hi, I’m Angela Walker, owner of N Natural Hair Studio. I haven’t worked full time in my salon for about 3 years now, but I’ll be back until January. I’m taking over our weekly emails for the next four weeks to introduce and re-introduce myself to all you lovely people. We’ve literally had thousands of clients since I was last in the salon full-time so I figure this time is good as any to allow for you to meet the face and personality behind the brand. I started N in 2012. I w