MHD’s African type hair tutorials demonstrate the specific techniques required for cutting, colouring and styling African type hair. Depending on your location or cultural background, this may also be referred to as Afro-textured hair, Afro-Caribbean hair, African-American hair, or Type 4 hair. This section features hairdressing video tutorials from respected hairdressing educators and industry leading experts such as Michelle Thompson, Joseph Koniak, Eugene Davis and Hector Obeng.
The hairdressing tutorials cover additional techniques such keratin smoothing, braiding, weaving and adding cornrows.
Snowden Hill's tutorial demonstrates a classic curly to straight blow dry featuring pointers on product use, tension, direction and finish.
Eugene Davis’ dressing tutorial demonstrates a double strand twist on African Type 4 hair. Eugene provides pointers on hair preparation, even sectioning, consistent and appropriate tension, product use and aftercare.
Joseph Koniak's dressing tutorial is a hidden and revealed cornrow technique demonstrating braiding and padding techniques, together with advice on placement and suitability.
Nathan Walker’s two part tutorial demonstrates a keratin smoothing treatment application. In Part 1 Nathan, demonstrates the pre treatment service using a pre treatment cleanser