We’re Open: New Covid Protocols

Elizabeth RAnnouncement, Blog

Kindred Curl Salon

We are so happy to be back open. We missed you and welcome you back to your curl journey! If you’re new to Kindred Curl, we can’t wait to meet you. We take your safety – and ours – beyond seriously, and we always have. And while Janaya and I are fully vaccinated, and here’s what to expect as far … Read More

Goodbye 2020, Grieving and Gratitude

Elizabeth RBlog, Salon

Kindred Curl Salon

Hindsight is soooo 2020. Goodbye 2020, you can bite me. Let’s take the good from what we can in 2020 and grieve the rest. A lot of things sucked, but on the flip side, not everything sucked. I’m trying to look at everything as “falling together” rather than “falling apart.” Normally, my spin on things is positive. But I can’t … Read More

Pennsylvania to Queensland: I Love the Curl Artists I’m With

Elizabeth RBlog, Curly Hair Specialist

From Pennsylvania to Queensland, Australia, I love the curl artists I’m with! Curl specialist Amanda Rickman and her husband Peter, run multiple salons and a training academy. In fact, Purely Curls is Queensland’s first “curls only” salon.  Amanda and I met years ago through Curly Hair Artistry. Throughout the years, Amanda and I have reunited to train with other curl … Read More

Tip #1: Use Your Damn Curly Hair Products!

Elizabeth RBlog, Curly Hair, Curly Hair Products

We love you. But, as specialists, we spend a lot of time talking to you about proper curly hair product usage. And you spend a lot of time soaking up all that information. But then you come back two or four or eight months later… and you tell us you aren’t using your products.  We hear it all. The. Time. … Read More

Here’s How We’re Going Full (Green) Circle Salon

Elizabeth RBlog, Salon

Kindred Curl Salon Pittsburgh

Did you know we’re a certified Green Circle salon? That means we actively recycle and repurpose up to 95% of our salon’s beauty waste including hair clippings, used foils, color tubes, excess hair color and more. But we’re not stopping there. We want to keep pushing the boundaries of “green.” Scary fact: The beauty industry creates over 877 pounds of … Read More