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Meet Black Skin Directory

Black Skin Directory connects women of colour to expert skincare professionals via a free online portal. In a 2017 survey of women of colour in the UK, 92% experienced difficulties in finding skincare professionals with relevant experience in darker skin tones. “Black Skin Directory at last gives the client some guidance and confidence in knowing […]

Meet Equi Botanics

One of our amazing sponsors for the NoScrunchie Good Afro Hair and Salon Awards was Equi Botanics. It’s not been a week yet but we have heard so many great things from the people who got our bags that we just had to speak to them.  Please give us a brief introduction to your Equi […]

Winners Announced, 2017 Good Afro Hair and Salon Awards

The 5th Annual Good Afro Hair and Salon Awards were held on 23rd November at the the Cornwallis rooms, Montcalm Hotel in London. It was an exciting and intimate affair at which lots of salons and hair product suppliers got to network as they waited to hear the list of winners. We had a few […]

Meet our hostess Nana Akua aka LadyXsize

Our hostess for 2017 Good Afro Hair and Salon Awards is the lovely Nana Akua. Nana Akua Amoatemaa-Appiah was born in Newcastle-upon Tyne, her parents came from Ghana in the 60’s. The family relocated to America when she was 11 and she got a place at an all girls private boarding school in the UK […]

Meet our host – Sue Omar

Sue Omar is a  26 year old journalist with a massive love for all things beauty, style and fitness. After graduating from the University of Kent with a degree in Comparative Literature in 2012, she bagged an editorial internship at Pride Magazine where she worked closely under the Fashion & Beauty Editor, Shevelle Rhule, for a […]