Release your curls at the MS Natural Hair Expo!

JACKSON, Miss. (MISSISSIPPI WEEKEND) -

Did you know that 1 in 2 black children experience hair discrimination as young as 5 years old? Many of them reported the impact of those encounters last a lifetime.

As more and more women transition to natural hair styles across the world, it’s more than a trend, it’s a lifestyle. That’s why the Mississippi Natural Hair Expo is the perfect event to support natural queens in our community.

The expo is back in Biloxi this year after a two year hiatus due to the pandemic.

“We are elated to be back! We have formed a supportive community of consumers and entrepreneurs who look forward to getting together each year... Our mission remains the same educate, inspire, and empower women who choose to wear their hair in its natural state.”

—  Jennifer McDonald - Owner MS Natural Hair Expo

With more than 30 vendors, The Mississippi Natural Hair Expo connects you to the information and products you need to feel comfortable and confident rocking your hair in any setting.

The MS Natural Hair Expo is Saturday, July 16th from 12pm - 6pm at the IP Casino Resort Spa in Biloxi! Tickets start at $20 and include a swag bag filled with natural hair products.

Whether your hair is kinky, coily, loc’d, braided, or buzzed, this is your chance to uplift other women, discuss important issues, and above all, keep that crown sitting high!