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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 […]

Meet our sponsors: TreasureTress

We had the Good Afro Hair and Salon Awards on the 23rd of November and it gave us a good chance to work with a lot of amazing brands. We had the pleasure of interviewing Jamelia Donaldson from Treasure Tress to give us a brief over view of the brand. Please give us a brief […]

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 […]

The Stylist Hair Equality Initiative – our views

Recently ‘The Stylist‘ magazine launched The Stylist Hair Equality Initiative and given that it featured models with Afro hair, we were intrigued. In case you have not heard about it, its an initiative to ensure some kind of equality in all high street salons. This starts with Visibility, so all salons would have a sticker […]