Dianne Austin, Co-Founder of Coils to Locs, featured on Dorchester Bay’s YouTube Channel

Spread the word!FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestIt’s wonderful when others see your vision and believe that you can achieve your dream to start a business that will have significant social impact. Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation, (DBEDC) an organization that focuses on community development and small business support is one of those organizations. DBEDC […]

Update: Coils To Locs Business Launch Date is Changing – Here’s Why

Spread the word!FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterest Images shown are representative of the types of wig styles that we will feature. This is not the Coils To Locs Wig Line. Who knew that finding high quality wig manufacturers would be as hard as finding a needle in a haystack! Those of you who have […]

Do Chemo Cold Caps Really Work on Natural Hair? Trish’s Chemo Hair Loss Journey 4

Spread the word!FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterest So many things run through your mind when faced with a cancer diagnosis. Although hair loss may be perceived by those not touched by cancer as something that should be the least of one’s worries, chemotherapy induced hair loss can be traumatic for many women. Our identity […]

Women Who Dare To Show That Bald Is Beautiful

Spread the word!FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestThis is one of a series of breathtaking images on of beautiful, bold black women who clearly understand that they are beautiful despite not having any hair. When I lost my hair, I never felt comfortable going out in public without a wig or a scarf and that’s […]

I’m a Certified Lace Wig Maker!

Spread the word!FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestPamela and I, in partnership with business partners are working feverishly but strategically to launch our wig business with the goal of positioning Coils to Locs as the high quality wig choice for women of color who choose to wear their hair natural and are suffering from medical related […]

Dianne Invited to Speak at the “Black Lives Matter in Healthcare Too” Town Hall

Spread the word!FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterest I was excited to be a panelist at last February’s “Black Lives Matter In Healthcare Too” Town Hall held at the Bruce Bolling Building in Roxbury Massachusetts. The town hall organized by Dr. Jonathan Jackson of Massachusetts General Hospital and colleagues at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital along with […]

A Message From the Coils To Locs Co-Founders: Pre- Business Launch Update

A Message From the Coils To Locs Co-Founders: Pre- Business Launch Update

Spread the word!FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterest If you are reading this article, or, you’ve signed up for our email list, Pamela and I thank you! There is an old adage that when you are “served lemons, make lemonade”.  It’s become my favorite adage because these words get to the heart of why Coils […]