I found a salon, Beabeauty, that specializes in weaves, braids, micro-braids, lace-fronts, and perms. Two Cameroonian woman run it from a room in their home. The room has been renovated to resemble a salon- hair dryers, sinks, etc. I made an appointment to get a sew-in weave done and was pleased with the results. The sisters have a large supply of weaves,extension, and perms that you can purchase or you can bring your own. I purchased a pack of 10 inch yacky for 200LE and also paid 250LE for the styling. Several other custmers milled in and out while I was there. A lot of women have asked me for information on salons that specialized in black hair in Cairo. This is the first salon I've found of this nature and I will continue to share more information as I come across it.
Update 7/23/2010: If traveling to Egypt and wanting to keep your hair in braids or weave, bring the hair extensions with you. It's impossible to find weave here. Many of the African women bring weave with them from different countries to sell to clients here but their products are often overpriced and not good quality.
Beabeauty Hair Salon
El Maadi Degla St 232
No. 15 Ground Flr Flat 1
Cell: 011.1106.209, 010-3451.025
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