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Paul Mitchell Global Ambassador to speak at happy hair salon

By March 26, 2012 No Comments

BATON ROUGE – World-renowned hair artist and businessman Floyd Kenyatta will make a stop in the Capitol City as part of his Vanilla Box Tour. A Paul Mitchell Global Ambassador for 21 years, Kenyatta will give pointers on the business of tresses, as well as hair-cutting tips – an area of specialty for which he is known. Happy Hair Salon sponsors the Baton Rouge stop of the Vanilla Box Tour, which will be held on Monday, March 26.

Targeting future stylists, current hair designers, and those interested in opening a salon, The Vanilla Box Tour will present two seminars at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at Happy Hair Salon, located at 4415 S. Sherwood Forest Boulevard, Ste. A. in Baton Rouge. Other seminars may be held, depending on the interest. The event is free and open to the public. Attendees must RSVP by sending an email to

With over 30 years of experience, Kenyatta is an innovator in the hair industry. He has studied multicultural hair in Europe, is an inductee to the Wilford Beauty Academy Hall of Fame, and is the founder of the Black Hair Olympics. Additionally, he has opened, partnered and financed over 100 salons across the world. He is the only black hair stylist in the past 25 years to represent the United States in the Alternative Hair Show. An entrepreneur at heart, Kenyatta also sells high-quality equipment, furniture, fashions, and fixtures to salon owners and the public.

Happy Hair is a new, upscale salon based in Baton Rouge. Salon owners Tonja McMillan and Jackie Edwards have over 15 years of experience as hair artists and specialize in natural hair care. For more information on the Vanilla Box Tour or Happy Hair Salon, contact either Tonja or Jackie at (225)-615-8841.

For media inquiries, contact Ashley Northington at

Vanilla Box Tour – Baton Rouge
Monday, March 26
11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Happy Hair Salon
4415 S. Sherwood Forest Boulevard, Ste. A in Baton Rouge
Contact: Tonjaor Jackie at (225)-615-8841.
This event is free and open to the public.








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