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Dying for Beautiful Hair: The Scoop on Chemical Hair Dyes

  • Presented By: Clean and Healthy New York Location: First Universalist Unitarian Society of Albany 405 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12206 Albany, NY 12206
  • Dates: October 22, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Price: Eventbrite Ticket Early Bird: $25 ($30 at the door)
  • Overview

    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.

    Speakers Include:
    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