Talkin' with Tanesha - Lupus, Crowns, and Business - Tanesha Townsend
Lupus Warrior | Natural Hair Stylist | Entrepreneur | Pageant Queen
A Texas native, who obtained a B.S. in Psychology from Prairie View A&M University and a Masters in Education from Texas Southern University. She was diagnosed with Discoid Lupus, an autoimmune disease, at the age of 6. Since then, she's been determined to eliminate stigmas associated with the disease by speaking out, motivating and encouraging others, and continuously accomplishing goals that were one said that she couldn't. In an effort to raise funds for the lupus awareness foundation, she utilized her resources and talents to create a fundraiser, that she called "All Things Hair". With this fundraiser, she styled hair for a minimum donation of $10. Years later, this fundraiser evolved into her entrepreneurial venture, SWAG STYLES, a mobile hair styling business. She provides services for all hair types, textures, and hair conditions.
She currently holds the title of Ms. Texas All World Beauties 2020-2021.