More About Keisha Smith
Ayo-Keisha Smith has been a licensed cosmetologist for 18 years and a licensed instructor for 2 years. She has been doing natural hair for 15 years and started working with Taliah Waajid in 2000, where she mastered natural hair and braiding techniques and began teaching at the World Natural Hair Show. Ayo wanted to master hair coloring and began working with CHI color line and became an educator with them.
Realizing the need for correct information about natural hair, Ayo wrote her first book called Natural Hair Quest. A few years later her Internet TV show was born, Natural HQ - The Show can be found on YouTube channel Natural Hair Quest TV. In May, 2014 Natural HQ Salon Studio was opened.
Not only does Ayo teach at the World Natural Hair Show and platform stylist for Taliah Waajid products she teaches for Atlanta Hair Care professionals at hair schools and salons. She also holds personal hands-on braiding and natural hair techniques training classes
Ayo is a mentor for Atlanta Hair Care Professionals group where she helps other stylist perfect there teaching skills.
Ayo's Basic Natural hair care class is now approved through Georgia state board of cosmetology for continuing education hours.
Ayo gives back to the community by giving make overs to women in need quarterly and gives out school supplies in August to children going back to school.
Over all, Ayo is pleased to say she loves her career and it shows in her work!!