Loving my afro and building my knowledge and confidence to ‘go natural’
Thank you for watching the above video. I recorded this 4 years ago, a few months after my first baby had been born. Since then, I have researched even more intensely, how to maintain healthy skin and hair. Here is a recent photo of me:
If you found this video inspiring and/or want to learn more about plant-based methods for maintaining a healthy afro, as well as what to do ‘beyond’ Hempseed and shea butter for skin and hair care, please consider taking a 60 minute webinar course offered by me, Dr. Breeze Harper to learn more:
Learn how to combat breakage and strengthen your hair, no matter how long or short.
Discover how postpartum hair loss can be remedied without medical treatment or expensive alternatives
Learn how this one simple and cheap natural oil can grow your hair, add hydration, and is also excellent for your skin
Learn how easy it is to ‘go natural’, with the right shampoo, oils, herbs, and conditioner
Will you join me?
Dr. A. Breeze Harper without make-up, May 2013.
Date: August 18, 2013
Time: 12:30 pm PST/3:30 pm EST (USA Time Zones)
Spaces : 30.
Duration: 1 hour talk and 15-30 minutes for Q and A (approximately)
Technology requirements: a computer with a fast internet connection and a free WebEx account (my webinars are hosted through Any meeting.com so if you don’t want to call a regular phone number to access it ,you can join the webinar with a password via a free Any meeting.com account). You should have speakers or headphone to hear. I will be using video and audio so participants will be able to see and hear me present. The webinar will be recorded and available to access for free for you who have registered, to refer to as long as you desire. There will be Q and A at the end.
How to pay: please sent payment to my PayPal account. My email associated with that account is breezeharper (at) gmail (dot) com. In the memo field please type in “hairAug182013”
About the Instructor: Dr. A. Breeze Harper is the director and founder of the Sistah Vegan Project, a organization dedicated to critical race feminist perspectives on veganism, as seen through the collective experiences of Black North American females. Dr. Harper started the project in 2005. She holds degrees from Dartmouth College, Harvard University, and University of California-Davis. Her innovative ability to integrate the use of educational technologies to analyze Black female vegans food and health philosophies earned her the Dean’s Award from Harvard University in 2007 for her Master Thesis work: this is an honor only bestowed upon one candidate per program.
Dr. Harper’s knowledge about diversity within the field of food and wellness has marked her as a highly sought after paid consultant and speaker for many American universities. She has given many keynote addresses including at Boston University, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, University of Oregon, and Southwestern University. She teaches students, faculty, and staff how and why people have unique relationships to food and wellness and how these relationships are impacted by race, socio-economic class, gender, sexuality, and ability. She has published extensively, including Sistah Vegan: Black Female Vegans Speak on Food, Identity, Health and Society (Lantern Books 2010). She graduated summa cum-laude from University of California-Davis with a PhD in critical geographies of race and food.
Disclaimer: I am not a certified practitioner or medical doctor. Please consult with your practitioner before trying any of the foods or herbs that I recommend.