Celebs and Stylists at 1st Annual Trends and Tresses by Design Essentials

October 5, 2015

African American product manufacturer, Design Essentials continues to focus on healthy hair care products for all hair types and textures. They recently celebrated 20-years in the business, and introduced their first complete line of natural haircare, and they don’t stop there.

Celebrity hairstylists Dariel Pulliam, Lawrence Washington, and Karli Harvey.


The company hosted its first ever Trends & Tresses, an exclusive event for salon and media professionals, which celebrated the launch of Design Essentials HydraStrength Relaxer System on March 21. Trends & Tresses was held at the beautiful Nubiance Salon & Spa in Atlanta, GA, owned by Procter & Vicki Pouncie. Special guests included celebrity hair stylist & recording artist Lawrence Washington, celebrity hairstylist Dariel Pulliam, actress Jasmine Burke, actress Kaira Akita, & celebrity hairstylist Karli Harvey.

Thirsty Roots was on the scene to capture highlights of the event, and interview the Design Essentials team and other special guests in attendance, including Keyshia Cole’s sister Elite (see videos below).