About Dr. Amerson
Doctor, educator, columnist, radio host, television personality, international lecturer, singer/songwriter all these things describe Dr. Linda Amerson, a doctor of Trichology and world-renowned expert on hair and scalp disorders. In addition, she is the manufacturer of Dr. Amerson's ™ Hair, Scalp and Skin Therapeutic Essentials, LLC. To continue growing her product line, she has added Dr. Amerson's Educational CD & DVD Series and Leather Accessories.
Dr. Amerson resides in Arlington, Texas and is a magna cum laude graduate from the Accredited International Institute of Trichology in Madison, Alabama. For her outstanding achievements, Dr. Amerson was presented the prestigious Texas State Senate Proclamation from the Honorable Senator Royce West.
She is often featured on various syndicated television programs and radio broadcasts educating the public on hair loss and the importance proper nutrition plays in maintaining a healthy scalp. Dr. Amerson was featured on Colourful Radio London, England, with Elayne Smith's weekly segment "Movers and Shakers", and three syndicated radio shows.
These include the Micheal Baisden Radio Show, "In Black America" hosted by John L. Hanson, Jr., and Ken McCoy Radio and Entertainment, Hollywood, CA. Even a satellite interview, via Skype, with Vanessa Waller on The Vanessa Waller Television Show, Tacoma, Washington. Additionally, she encourages individuals to schedule a complete annual scalp analysis performed under a microscope by a doctor of Trichology. A seasoned columnist, her readership in over 52 national print/digital magazines, newspapers, both print/digital and numerous online newsletters have exceeded 300 million consumers. Her articles are featured regularly in: SCENE-Chicago.com, Living, CNN iReport, Trendsetters To Trendsetters, Essence, Ebony, Examiner.com, Sister 2 Sister, The National Hair Journal, Heart and Soul, The Social Connection, Prestigious Elite, Black Hair Care, Kontrol, Southern Dallas County Business & Living, IMessenger, The Garland Journal, Salon Sense, Upscale, EncoreHD, Expo Styles, Equanimity, Epitome, Trendy Africa, and Cargo Magazine, just to name a few. (See Magazine Articles Link for complete listings.) In additition, she is a past Affiliated Doctor for Hair Begin Laser Hair Center in Woburn, MA. She also served as a past consultant for Empress Hair Care Products based in Dallas, Texas.
Recognized, December 4, 2017 by Better Tarrant County as "Woman of Distinction' Influencer!!!
Recipient of the 'Trailblazer of The Year Award' in Beaumont, TX at the 73rd Texas State Association & Beauty Culturist's, Inc, October 2017.
Was the International Key Note Speaker in Kingston, Jamaica, July 2017, for the launch of The Professional Association of Jamaica. The event was standing room only!
Was the Keynote Speaker at the "Facing the Giants 2" Awards Banquet at the Arkansas Convention Center hosted by Chametra Ashberry, January 2017.
'The Key To the City' of Corpus Christi, TX was presented to Dr. Amerson on February, 12, 2016 by the Mayors Office! In addition, she was the Key Note Speaker at the 40th Black History Banquet hosted by the BHCC.
In 1999, Dr. Amerson made history by opening the first U.S. Trichology Training Center in Arlington, Texas, L.A.'s Hair and Scalp Clinic. She serves as the center's director and trains aspiring trichologists from all over the world. A sought after lecturer, Dr. Amerson travels throughout the United States, Jamaica, Bahamas, Trinidad & Barbados, Antigua, West Indies, Africa, speaking at national and international hair conventions and seminars.
In September 2012, Dr. Amerson lauched Dr. A's Hair and Scalp University! Furthermore, in February 2013, she launched Ask the Hair & Scalp Doctor Radio Show on DFWiRadio.com!
Dr. Amerson's awards and honors are impressive: Arlington Awards Program-'Best Hair Care Products 2017' ; Women's History Month 2017 Recognition-'Women Trailblazing in Labor & Business':,Trichology Trailblazer Honoree on December 11, 2016 at 'The Night For The Stars' Awards Gala-Dallas; Chosen as one of the Top 10 Media Professionals of 2014 on Examiner.com, by Author/Small Business Journalist Ivy N. McQuain on December 28, 2014, September 2014: In recognition of Nat'l Alopecia Awareness Month, Dr. Amerson released the viral hit....the Official Music Video for Cruise With a Purpose, August 2014 Business Recognition: LA's Hair & Scalp Clinic Recieves the 2014 Best in Arlington Award for Hair Care Products by The Arlington Awards Program, Recipient of the Paying It Forward Award April 2014 by the SLWA Org of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Chosen by Adam Ortiz & Committee (San Antonio, TX) as Ms. May 2013 Role Model Search for Women Entrepreneurs, Chosen and recognized in National Black History Month-February 2013, for her outstanding community service with a White House Proclamation from President Barack Obama! The Who's Who family recognizes her achievements with Induction in the Inaugural Who's Who in Black Dallas 1st Edition 2012 and 2nd Edition 2014, 2013 Best in Beauty Business, 2013 Trail Blazer Award, Acknowledgement as a Top 10 Business in Dallas in 2012, Top Doctor of Trichology in the Health & Beauty Industry, Women Trailblazers In Business, The Pink Award, Acknowledgement as one of the Top 10 Businesses in Dallas in 2011, The Innovative Business Of The Year Award, The WOW (Woman of Wisdom) Black Xcellence Award, Texas Senate Proclamation, Outstanding Texas State Officer Award, Industry Educator Award, Trichologist of the Year, the Madame C. J. Walker Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Leadership Gold Cup Award, Cosmetologist of the Year Award and the 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century., just to name a few. Additionally. she has served as the Assistant Dean of Education for the Texas State Institute and a past member of the Board of Directors of the International Institute of Trichology, Madison. Alabama.
Active in the community, gave essay scholarships to children affected with alopecia in 2017, 2016, 2015, and 2012. In 2012 the 1st winning essay was won-a FREE Cruise With A Purpose~Cayla Staples & Carla Crowder.. She was a mentor to one teenage group: W.A.S. Girls (We Are Strong Girls, Inc.), until it disbanded. She donates to local Night Shelters, is a past Mentor for the Daughters of Deborah, Cornerstone Baptist Church, Arlington, TX and the Big Brothers and Big Sisters program for over 6 years,. Previously coordinated annual back-to-school beauty make-overs for underprivileged children, donates school supplies to underprivaledged children, assists with local Women's Shelters, and has worked with the Shriners Burn Hospital in Galveston, TX. In her ongoing effort to give back, during the Hurricane Katrina tragedy, she offered complimentary microscopic hair and scalp analysis to Katrina evacuees in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Has donated to Rainbow Room for Foster Children in the D/FW area. Promotes an "Annual Holiday Deodorant Drive" to assist local Sheltars and Women's Groups.
Host of private movie viewing 'Beautifully Insecure' June, August, & October 2017 Arlington, TX
August 2014~Panalist for the Texas State Lupus Foundation Conference, Dallas, TX
June 2014~Presenter for the Soulfest, DeSoto, TX
October 2013~Presenter for theTexas State Foster Family Conference, Austin, TX
Speaker at 2nd Annual Sisters Strengthening Sisters Conference for ECBC Dallas, TX, October 2009
July 2012~ Presenter at 14th Annual African Economic Forum, Dallas, TX, Dallas, TX
Women's Ministry Presenter at Non-Denominational Church, Arlington, TX
2011~Natural Hair Show Presenter Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2011~ Nzuri Natural Hair Show Presenter Houston, TX
July 2012~Presenter at Sisters Network, Inc.- Dallas Chapter
September 2010~ Hosted Alopecia Tour: Corpus Christi, Shreveport, Houston and Arlington
September 2011~Hosted Alopecia Tour: San Antonio, Houston and Arlington
2011~Presenter at Texas State Tonsorial Artists Annual Convention, Tyler, TX
July 2008~Guest Presenter for 2-day Trichology Seminar Antigua, West Indies
August 2009~Presenter at AGOA Forum, Nairobi, Kenya
Presenter at Trichology Seminar, Church Christ, Barbados
Presenter at Nappiology Meetup, Grand Prairie, TX
August 2006~Alopecia Presenter at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, Dallas, TX
2007~Presenter at Burleson Chamber of Commerce, Burleson, TX