The Master Pioneer Awards, which honors practitioners in the natural hair care industry, will pay tribute to four local stylists in their benefit gala at the Brooklyn Museum next month, they announced today. Anu Prestonia of Khamit Kinks, Diane C. Bailey of Tendrils Hair Spa, Marion Council-George of Designer Braids and Trade and Nekhena Evans of New Bein’ Enterprises are among the 10 stylists who will be honored at the ceremony. “The Masters” are scheduled for September 18, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Brooklyn Museum. Tickets are available here.
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