Beauty Pavilion

The 10th Annual Taste of Soul Festival, the largest food, family and entertainment festival in Southern California, will introduce the Taste of Beauty Pavilion featuring the beauty industry's top stylist and educators. The Taste Beauty Pavilion will offer live demonstrations and showcase an array of the latest hair care systems and products.

(From L to R: Celebrity hairstylist Neeko, Kim Kimble of Kimble Hair Studio, Educator and celebrity hairstylist DaRico Jackson and Hairstylist, educator and makeup artist Patric Bradley)

Confirmed to appear are award winning celebrity hairstylist Neeko of famed Salon Sessions Studio in Pasadena, CA (Vogue, Cover Girl, Victoria's Secret, Elle); Kim Kimble from Kimble Hair Studio (Neutrogena, L'Oreal) and star of WE tv's hit television show, "L.A. Hair"; P&G ambassador/educator and celebrity hair stylist DaRico Jackson; and Patric Bradley, hairstylist, educator and makeup artist whose work has been featured on more than 75 national and international magazine covers and star of Chris Rocks' hair documentary, "Good Hair."


Hi, This is P Element/Patric Bradley come by the Taste of Beauty Pavilion on Crenshaw & MLK Blvd. we'll be selling finishing products, possibly dvds if there's hairstylist present. We're also be raffling off 2 hair make overs. Also, we're demonstrating finishing looks promoting healthy hair.

Come the Taste of Beauty Pavilion on Crenshaw & MLK Blvd. as Neeko, James and Shimkio will be doing finishing work. James will also be doing some cutting/design work. Matt will be working with extensions and styling. We will be selling products like Oribe, Keracare and H2Pro. Come as our guest at the Taste of Beauty Pavilion...See you on October 17th!

Neeko is the co-owner of Salon Sessions in Pasadena, California which is highly regarded in the hair industry as a great place to work due to its extensive training and on-site photo studio. He has won the North American Hairstyling Award four times, including the 2012 Editorial Hairstylist of the Year.

"I'm excited to be a part of the beauty pavilion at The 10th Annual Taste of Soul Festival. It's going to be an amazing experience with everyone who comes out to support," Neeko of Salon Sessions says.

25 years at the heart of the Hairdressing industry, Darico's media profile includes television, film, print and his work has been featured in and on many top magazine covers . Although Darico maintains a steady stream of celebrity clients. He has always regarded education as a forward strength, teaching for varies companies and other clients. He has appeared in publications such as Black Hair Sophisticates, Modern Salon, Ebony,Upscale and LA Magazine to name a few.

"Excited to be a part of the Taste of Beauty Pavilion at the 10th Annual Taste of Soul Festival, and can't wait to meet and chat with all those coming out to support the festival!"

Kim's hairstyles and innovative techniques have been featured on the pages of Vanity Fair, Allure and Vogue, to name a few, and she has worked with fashion photographers from Patrick Demarchelier, David LaChapelle and Gilles Bensimon to Mario Testino and Annie Leibovitz. Her work has also appeared in national ad campaigns for brands like Pepsi, Neutrogena, Nike, CoverGirl, McDonald's and L'Oreal. In addition to her work behind the scenes, Kim has appeared in front of the camera as a hair expert on numerous television shows, including Oprah,Steve Harvey, Ricki Lake, Tabatha's Salon Takeover, How Do I Look? and Shear Genius. She is a Pantene Global Ambassador and her reality show, LA Hair, launched its fourth season on WEtv in 2015.



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