*(Atlanta) Last Saturday, celeb hairstylist Gocha Hawkins celebrated the official grand opening of her new Midtown Atlanta salon during Bronner Bros Hair Show weekend.
Hawkins opened her spacious, pink and silver salon up to over 200+ fans, friends and fellow WE tv “L.A. Hair” castmates who sipped cocktails by The Perfect Bartender, enjoyed tunes by DJ A-One and indulged in hors d’oeuvres catered by Scales 925.
Special guests included John Paul Mitchell Systems founder and Patron Tequila owner John Paul DeJoria and John Paul Mitchell Systems Global Artistic Director Robert Cromeans, who congratulated Gocha on her salon opening and thanked her for being a longtime supporter of Paul Mitchell hair products.
Additional guests included Phaedra Parks and Carmon Cambrice of “Real Housewives of Atlanta;” “Married to Medicine” cast members Dr. Heavenly, Lisa Nicole Cloud, Quad Webb-Lunceford and Toya Bush Harris; “Cutting It: In the ATL” cast Maja Sly, Dedra Allen, Beautii Joseph, and LaKenya Morris; Erica Dixon (“Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta”); Toya Wright, Latavia Roberson, and “L.A. Hair” cast members Kim Kimble, Jonathan Antin, China Upshaw, Terry Hunt, Anthony Pazos, Dontay Savoy and Naja Rickette.
The cast of “L.A. Hair” sat down with hair blogger and BOSSIP editor Alexis Felder for a brief Q&A followed by more photo opps, laughs, drinks and selfies.
At the end of the party, Gocha thanked the guests for attending and reminded them that Gocha Salon is open six days a week (on Sundays!) and is available as rental space for events. Guests walked away with gift bags featuring Paul Mitchell MarulaOil samples. For more information, visit www.gochasalon.com.
“L.A. Hair” airs Thursdays at 10/9c on WE tv: http://www.wetv.com/shows/la-hair.
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