(WATCH) SuperpowHer Season 2: The Hollywood Hair Whisperer - How Felicia Leatherwood Made Natural H

Welcome to the SuperpowHer Podcast: We sat down with Felicia Leatherwood, a celebrity hairstylist also known as “The Natural Hair Whisperer, with clients such as Issa Rae and Nicole Ari Parker. Felicia travels the world guiding women in loving themselves and their hair from inside out.

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In this episode, we discuss:

  • How some black childhood hair traditions are torturous, and how that shaped their passion for natural hair care and empowerment.

  • What to do for newly naturals: The Big Chop vs. Retraining Hair

  • Best Products, plus, the Do’s and Don’ts every Naturalista needs to know

  • Protective styles, and how to grow your hair and edges back

  • How sugar impacts your hair & what your hair reveals about your lifestyle, plus much more!

Product Mentioned:

Ion Shampoo and Conditioner: Great for colored hair


Blueberry Bliss Reparative Leave in Conditioner from Curls: great leave in conditioner, heat protectant


Bonita Afro Balm Texture Cream by The Doux: moisturizer and twist out cream for texture 3C, 4 A/B/C hair


Don’t Shrink Elongating Curling Gel by Aunt Jackie - gel to control frizz - 3 A/B/C


O Gel by Evolving Textures - great gel for Locs


Felicia's Detangler Brush: www.brushwiththebest.com

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