"We are all worthy" - Ibi Meier-Oruitemeka, The Afro Hair and Skin Co.

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.

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"Fight the fear if you believe in your art": Phoebe Montague, 100 Women I Know

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!

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