Established in 2004, Kinky Rootz Salon is operated and managed by Kristi Alderson, a Licensed Natural Hair Professional. The salon exclusively offers natural hair care services that do not alter the natural curl pattern of the client's hair. Services such as pressing, blow drying, or flat ironing are not available. 

Kristi Alderson is a pillar of the natural hair community, offering innovative natural hair services. She consistently attends trade shows all over the world, remaining abreast on the latest and hottest hair trends in the natural hair care industry. A defined professional reinventing the standards of what it means to wear your hair natural, her principles are not for the weak. She is upfront and very honest when it comes to healthy hair care.

"My objective as a natural hair professional is to redefine beauty… naturally, and to educate and nurture individuals during their natural transition/journey."


Kristi remains an instrumental figure in the industry, speaking at various social events, schools, and creating ground-breaking styles. Her salon work is featured in books, websites, and on various social media networks.