Every year, South by Southwest descends upon our city bringing techies, CEOs, entrepreneurs, and creatives. For almost two weeks, Austin hosts and facilitates panels, networking, concerts, and film showings. That, and free tacos. Lots of free tacos.

This year, we were super excited to attend the Naturally Social panel and learn the best practices for hair and beauty blogging! The panel was moderated by loc’d lady Franchesca “Chescaleigh” Ramsey of Youtube, and the panelists were a supergroup of ladies who are on top of their social media game: Patrice Yursik of AfrobellaKristin Braswell, Editor-In-Chief of Carol’s Daughter’s Transitioning MovementMyleik Teele, founder/CEO of curlBOX and Jamala Johns, founder/photographer behind le coil

If any of you are thinking about hair or beauty blogging, here are the major lessons I learned at SXSW!

Beauty Blogging Tips