Education, Connection, Lunch, Live Herbal Hair Coloring Models & Demo, Door prize.
Safe and easy at-home or in-salon natural alternatives
Are you chemically sensitive? Do you have allergies? Just want to live a healthy, nontoxic lifestyle? Henna is the world's oldest known herbal cosmetic. When used with other herbs, it creates a wide range of hair colors with great gray coverage your grandmother would envy! Join us for a live demonstration and discussion, explore the how-to materials available for purchase, then put your newfound knowledge and skills into action.
Kathleen Curtis, LPN, Executive Director of Clean & Healthy NY
Kathleen Curtis has nearly 30 years experience in the environmental health movement and is a widely recognized national leader whose expertise is in high demand. Her leadership has guided enactment of several policies regulating toxic chemicals.
Christine Shahin, Author & Licensed Cosmetologist
Christine wrote Natural Hair Coloring; How to Use Henna and Other Pure Herbal Pigments for Chemical-Free Beauty by using herbs for long lasting gray coverage in her eco-salon/spa. She offers classes on coloring hair with pure plant pigments.
Gina Marie Taro, Salon Allergy Specialist
Gina Marie Taro, author of the first worldwide cosmetology-based blog on hair color allergies, has been a licensed cosmetologist since 1986. When a client became allergic to hair color, she wanted to find out why.
Proceeds to benefit Clean & Healthy New York