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October/ November 2019

What’s inside this issue!

SBH Cover Star Tika Sumpter

Styling it up with the Mixed-ish star!

Clip & Snip

Amazing and trendy styles for you!

Natural Hair

Your curly coif care guide

Salon Talk

Our cosmetologist mini magazine

Featured Article

Beauty banter with pro dancer Aliya Janell

Home Styling Guide

Step-by-step instructions to coif perfection!



Actress and activist Laverne Cox (new Matrix Brand Ambassador) joins the Matrix Destination 2020 lineup in celebration of evolving beauty. The Emmy-nominated star, producer and LGBTQ+ activist will kick off the fab three-day training event that will welcome over 2000 beauty pros to Orlando next month.

“I am passionate about beauty and know when a person looks their best—this can translate to how they feel, as well,” says Cox.

We couldn’t agree more!

SBH Blog

Beauty Changes Lives

Black Hair Tip of the Day