By: ; Isabelle. Doll Ngcoboo
Atlanta,! Some of R&B and Soul music’s greatest artists will join forces with holistic health and hair experts at this inaugural Natural Health and Hair Summit, in Atlanta, GA. Armed with music for the soul and knowledge for the mind, all of these amazing artists and speakers will captivate summit attendees with performances, a panel of keynote speakers, and forums led by experts such as natural hair care and maintenance professional Jenell B. Stewart. Audience members will gain a better understanding of the benefits of exercise, discussed by fitness guru Tonya (Sole’) Johnston; learn how to prepare healthy meals with celebrity Chef Ahki, and get more in tuned with sex, intimacy and reproductive health with Nubia Sutton.
Summit Host | One of President Barack Obama & First Lady Michelle Obama’s favorite artists,
Summit DJ | Founder & CEO of BLACK GIRLS ROCK!, Beverly Bond .
Grammy Award Winning Singer/Songwriter
Soul Train Nominee,
“… spiritual love child of Sade and D’Angelo…”
Rolling Stone Magazine
Janel .B Stewart aka KinkyCurlyCoilyMe
has been featured as a Beauty Expert on the Dr. Oz television show and has participated on various natural hair panels as well as an Audio Telesummit on healthy food options for kids. In 2012 she was named one of Essences top Instagramers and that same year KinkyCurlyCoilyMe won an award for “Favorite Website” of the Natural Hair Community.
has over 40 years experience as a holistic health practitioner and wellness coach. A pioneer in the green foods movement, Queen Afua is the author of 6 books, the creator of the Heal Thyself product line, and CEO of the Queen Afua Wellness Center. Queen Afua has devoted her life to fighting the overwhelmingly high rates of hysterectomies, fibroids, hypertension, and other diseases by teaching people how to understand and utilize the power of food, self-care, and holistic healthy choices as an empowering lifestyle.
Queen Afua has inspired over 1,000,000 women, men and children throughout the United States and the Virgin Islands, Canada, the Caribbean, Africa and Europe with her workshops, books, products, and presentations.
Purpose of the Summit.
To educate women of color about the importance of embracing a healthy natural lifestyle. The Summit will foster new approaches to health and wellness that brings about permanent lifestyle changes. With these changes consistent and measurable results can be achieved.
What attendees will gain.
African American women suffer disproportionately from adverse health conditions. If they are adequately armed with credible health information, they can, in turn, utilize these strategies to empower their family and friends. What Makes the Health & Hair Summit Different.
The Summit focuses on health education as the essential vehicle for maximizing overall wellness. From the list of presenters, sponsors, and exhibitors, each attendee will receive invaluable information to help facilitate a healthier lifestyle. With this approach the Summit will help women to establish a solid foundation for complete physical health.
Other exciting Summit speakers include: Stic & Afya (Health and Hip Hop Power Couple); Omar “Slim” White (Vegan Body Builder); Michael Imhotep (Founder of The African History Network); Doctah B. (Master Herbalist and Metaphysics Practitioner); Robin D. Groover; Dr. Rodney Nash; April Love (CEO of Ask April Love, LLC and Personal Brand Success Coach); Dr. David Wright and; Derrick Boazman. To top off the day’s festivities, there will be special live performances by Grammy Recording artist Dwele, R&B/Soul artist Goapele, and Vivian Green.
Natural Hair Mag (www.NaturalHairMag.com) is the #1 lifestyle brand magazine in the world for natural hair. With over 1.2 million Facebook fans, it seeks to, continually, inspire women to live authentically, everyday, through their thoughts, words, and actions. Minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Georgia International Convention Center is considered one of Atlanta’s best place for meetings and events. Individuals interested in taking their HOLISTIC HEALTH to the NEXT LEVEL can get their tickets @ www.nhmsumm