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 […]

Winner of Natural Hair Salon Awards UK

As part of Natural Hair Week UK, NoScrunchie run a competition to find the salon that does natural hair best in the UK. We had heard a multitude of complaints from ladies with natural hair about the lack of natural hair salons. In our opinion natural hair is a large part of the Afro Caribbean […]

NoScrunchie Interview: Charlotte Mensah

Charlotte Mensah is an International award winning celebrity hairstylist with clientele ranging from the rich and famous to fashionistas and their grandmothers. She is the creative director and owner of Hair Lounge London and is also a columnist for a number of leading hair magazines such as New Africa Woman, Blackhair, Black Beauty & Hair, and Sophisticated Black Hair. She has […]

A Black Woman’s Hair Journey

we have the Afrowomen who stand-up to remind us our hair is beautiful and acceptable as it is. So yes we remain proud of our hair, from the first plaits we wear to school to the curly perms and relaxers; even when we moan it’s difficult to manage –