Black Gold – Ethnic Beauty and the British Beauty Industry at Making Cosmetics 2013.

The UK beauty industry is in better shape than it has ever been, with a value of over £15bn and employing almost a million workers, according to recent research carried out by Cosmetic Executive Women UK. Emerging relatively unscathed by…

Mixed Heritage Hair Care – Jasmin Allen from the Errol Douglas Salon (@EDouglasSalon) Shares Her Top Tips

I have written about the rapid growth of those who identify themselves as being of ‘mixed heritage’ in the past and with the recent Census figures confirming that this group now represents 2.2% of the population (some 1.2 million people),…

Mind Your Own Business: Renae Bluitt of @Inhershoesblog and the “Beauties & Brains Behind the Brands” Event

Here is my first installment of my Mind Your Own Business (MYOB) series of 2013! As most of you know, I am passionate about the business of beauty and about celebrating enterprising women of colour and last year I showcased…

Be seen in Emerald Green – Pantone’s Colour of 2013

Pantone LLC – the global authority on colour and provider of professional color standards for the design industries, recently announced PANTONE® 17-5641 Emerald, a lively, radiant, lush green, as the Color of the Year for 2013. I personally love wearing…