Janine

Born in Suriname, raised in the Netherlands, I have always been surrounded and raised by strong women.

In 2009 I opened the first natural hair salon in the centre of Amsterdam, offering several treatments to natural haired ladies. Soon enough parents with  adopted children with afro-  and curly  hair as well as parents with mixed raced children found us.  In that same year I launched my first natural  hair care  line. — JANINE VAN THROO Read her fabulous story …

Return to your roots

RETURN TO YOUR ROOTS FESTIVAL 2018 – NATURAL HAIR, BEAUTY, HEALTH & WELLNESS

This is a two day cultural festival for those loving all things natural. A weekend of celebration, embracing Natural Hair, Beauty, Health & Wellness. Day 1 – Saturday 5th – Natural Hair and Beauty Day 2 – Sunday 6th – Health and Wellness A family occasion full of positive vibes and high energy. If you missed …

Lyota Swainson by Odou John Andrews

Lyota Swainson: B.W.I.E 10th Anniversary Shero

Lyota Swainson, Holistic Hair Care Expert: B.W.I.E 10th Anniversary Shero Black Women in Europe Blog™ 10th Anniversary notes: I chose Lyota to be a 10th Anniversary Shero because she epitomizes so many things for me: the selfless mother; the relentless entrepreneur; the driven advocate who really wants women to understand their outer beauty and teach …

Rotterdam event – Black Hair Expo

Rotterdam event – Black Hair Expo

Hat tip: Afro European Sisters Network 29 maart 2015, Rotterdam The Netherlands Op deze verwendag zal de donkere / getinte vrouw centraal staan. Het event inspireert en informeert op die dag alle donkere en getinte vrouwen. – Workshops natural hair – Make-up – Modeshows – Hair shows – Empowerment – Kids Playground – Informatie plein …

Sisay International launches new products for black hair care

Sisay International launches new products for black hair care

Pure Keratin Therapy Mask – Restores visibly damaged without slack to make. Hair Ideal for smooth and shiny hair. Click on the product photo above for more information. And just who is the brains behind this hair business? The beautiful Janine in the Netherlands. Click on Janine’s photo above to learn her hair story and …

Sisters sharing knowledge – Simplify your your life – Hair Routine

Sisters sharing knowledge – Simplify your your life – Hair Routine

From Lori van Echtelt in the Netherlands There are parts of life that I enjoy unexpected surprises. Not with my hair. I have my hair routines that require no thought. Having a hair routine simplifies your life and frees up time to do other things. It also reduces stress. Your hair routine has to be …