Ibi Meier-Ourituemeka is a natural beauty and wellness expert, creative entrepreneur and founder and creative director of The Afro Hair & Skin Co. For Issue 1 of Ash Magazine, we spoke to her about ‘otherness’ in mainstream beauty spaces and the importance of catering to the specific needs of black women.
If we’re talking about positive role models (check our recent hashtag campaign), it’s difficult to think of a better example than Phoebe Montague of 100 Women I Know. Phoebe kindly talked us though the making of her award-winning short film, about better understanding consent, art as therapy and the importance of just putting yourself out there and getting shit done. Essential reading!
Hannah Philp is a feminist activist and founder of Her Stories, a fundraising initiative, art exhibition, live auction and dinner for three charities supporting London’s most vulnerable women. Roosje Watson got the lowdown on this week's upcoming event..
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A true story about how working from your heart and following your intuition can lead to incredible results.
A social enterprise which trains refugee women in floristry, Bread and Roses provides a plethora of practical and emotional support to those on its program.