The 25th Anniversary Essence Festival is going down in New Orleans next weekend and if you haven’t already thought about what to pack, it’s time for you to get on it. We can’t help you with your outfits at this stage in the game, but we can offer up a few suggestions to keep you fresh and flawless in that NOLA heat. Whether you need to protect your braids or perfect your beat, here are 11 must-have items to take with you to Essence Fest.
No matter if it’s your weave or your real hair that’s in need of a refresh, this texture styling spray can give your curls life again, just like the name suggests. The new launch from Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture contains coconut oil, benne oil, and pecan oil so it will help moisturize your mane as it revitalizes your coils.