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Natural hair event: International Hair Awards

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The International Hairitage Awards will be held on September 7, 2014 at 3501 University Blvd E, Hyattsville, MD from 7 pm - 11 pm. Tickets are on sale now for $65 if you purchase before April 30, 2014. After April 30, 2014 they will be $75.

The International Hairitage Awards is being held to Recognition for the international community of natural hair professionals.

The ceremony will celebrate the finalists and winners of the first international online photographic hair competition exclusively for natural hair care professionals, barbers and makeup artists.

The event will feature an exciting awards ceremony, dinner, dancing and entertainment. It will be hosted by actor and award-winning choreographer, Darrin Henson.

Henson, grew to fame when playing Lem Van Adams on the hit Showtime series “Soul Food.”

He can also be seen in the Universal film “The Express” where he plays, the legendary Jim Brown opposite Dennis Quaid. He had a lead role in Sony Screen Gems “Stomp the Yard”, among many other movie roles.

Darrin is an MTV music award recipient for his work with 'N Sync and a two time nominee for an NAACP Image Award award.

All those who purchase early bird tickets will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a seat at Darrin's reserved table for dinner.

To submit style photos for a chance to win an International Hairitage Award, visit the There you will find registration rules.

After reading the rules, be sure to click the link that says, "To register and begin the submission process, click here".

There are 10 categories in which stylists can enter ...

  • Braid Stylist of the Year
  • Barber of the Year
  • Colorist of the Year
  • Avant-garde Stylist of the Year
  • Bridal Stylist of the Year
  • Children's Stylist of the Year
  • Makeup Artist of the Year
  • Teen Stylist of the Year
  • Natural Stylist of the Year
  • Loc Stylist of the Year

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