Name, where do you come from, where do you live?
My name is Ncumisa Duma. I’m well known as Mimi. I was born from the Eastern Cape but was raised in Joburg since the age of 2. I currently stay in Joburg CBD.
When did you start doing other people’s hair? Has it always been a passion?
I started in primary school…..it’s always been one of my passions
Share an interesting hair style you have done on a client (Please include pictures, links etc.)
Sliq of the Fashion Rebels occasionally rocks his pony tail that I created for him…my most interesting style I’ve done this year.
How do you stay consistent?
I’m always looking for ways of improving my skills by creating new ways of doing things and doing things in a different way & I also do advanced training courses.
Do you name your client’s crowns?
I sometimes do name the crowns lol
What would you like to see changing in the hair business?
Black people empowerment in black hair care……..#knowledge
What does owning your crown mean to you?
That you are in control of the window to your soul & you can decorate it as you want,it’s just a matter of being comfortable in your own skin.
How often do you change your Crown ?
I change every 2-3 weeks
How do you take care of your Crown?
I do intensive treatments every month. I use natural ingredients for my hair. No sulphate
I use essential oils for my scalp and as sealant to the deep moisturizing shea butter that I used & I spritz with a moisture spritz daily.
Do you mind when people touch your Crown?
People can admire my hair without touching it 😅
Please share some of the comments you get from people 😂
This comment I always get is: “You are brave…..it suits you…..I would never”😂
Social media handles
for now only @urban_mimz insta
– April/May crown https://ownurcrown.wordpress.com/april-crown/
– June/July crown http://wp.me/P70VRt-4o
– Drum hair magazine make overs
– Drum online video tips
– other work will be revealed in a few months
Mimi’s contact info
Urban Zulu hair salon (shop 137 corner Fox & Kruis street)
Cell number: 072 684 8251