Evolving Textures Education (ETE) are a group of experienced Natural Hair Care and Styling Educators providing quality educational systems and cutting edge natural hair care techniques designed to train individuals who are prepared and confident to hone their skills as a Natural Hair Professional.

ETE has the unique opportunity to partner with the industry’s top trendsetters in natural hair who will motivate you to grow as an artist and Natural Hair Professional. Natural Hair Care has taken the Beauty Industry by storm over the last 10 years and it is only getting bigger. Perfecting your skills and keeping up with the latest trends can lead to a lucrative career.

 Meet Our Team-

Nadra Smiley is an award-winning entrepreneur, patent holding inventor, stylist, and educator. Daughter of industry pioneer Amazon Payton Smiley, Nadra owns and operates Amazon Natural Look Academy, one of Illinois’ first licensed Natural Hair and Braiding Schools. She also developed and manages the “Evolving Textures” line of hair care products and tools including Alli “The Hair Assistant”. "My mission is simple, it's to increase the amount of professionals in the Natural Hair Industry and help them to see the value in not only the art we create but also the economic power in our gifts." -Nadra

Jada Scott has redefined the fundamentals of braiding through years of researching, shadowing, and analyzing professionals within the beauty industry. She advances her skill set with the intent of creating a seamless instructor to student translation. Jada's hands on workshops, online training, and social media transparency has made way for her to instruct over 300 men and women in 2018.  “My trainees... my clients... I view them as a blank canvas. The assignment is simple.

Add paint.” -Jada

Dr. Kari Williams is the owner and operator of Mahogany Hair Revolution, Inc. She is a natural hair care specialist, trainer, and educator with a PhD in Trichology. She serves clients as a Trichologist, barber, and professional hair designer and stylist. Some of her celebrity clients include Brandy Norwood, Meagan Good and Ava Duvernay to name a few. "I can’t wait to train you in my special braiding, twisting and loc techniques to help you gain access to different opportunities in this amazing industry" -Dr. Kari