With the arrival of summer, Europe’s largest lifestyle event for women (and men) of colour is back!
Afro Hair & Beauty LIVE returns showcasing the latest season trends and hottest upcoming styles from across the pond.
Taking place at the Islington Business Design Centre on 26th & 27th May the event will house a vibrant mix of hairstyle demonstrations, fashion shows, makeovers and live entertainment.
Why not spend your Bank Holiday weekend in style!
What to expect:
London, 1 May 2013
In a bid to bring together the best in fashion and beauty this August, Africa Fashion Week London partners with MIZANI, L’Oréal’s premium with premium professional haircare range for Afro Caribbean and Mixed-Race hair textures. MIZANI offers a complete collection of in-salon relaxers and treatments as well as premium shampoos, conditioners and styling products which will be used to style Europe’s largest fashion event dedicated to African and African-inspired fashion at Old Truman Brewery, London on 1-3 August, 2013.
The ALDO Spring 2013 collection “Check Your Hedge” consist of a wide range of shoes from sling back, peep toe, t-strap, multi strap, ankle strap,criss crossing strap wedges in suede, braided rope, rhinestones with cutout bottoms made from wood and cork. Micro wedge, small wedges heels with two tone metallic details, and v-strap sandals with embellished gems.
The spring 2013 collection was inspired by plastics, metals and color blocked bubble gum hues that can be worn through out the spring as the fresh grass grows in and through out summer nights on adventures to various events and fun nights with your gal pals.
This season, ALDO presents a campaign as fresh as the grass is green, celebrating the days when summer’s great escape is an adventure close to home. So unplug, kick back, hit the pool, and CHECK YOUR HEDGE – before you miss the party brewing in your own back yard.
Disclosure: Compensation was provided by ALDO via Glam Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of ALDO.
The world’s gone bananas for beauty boxes and there’s a new ethnic kid on the block arriving in a few months. Glowwbox.com is the easy way for women of colour to discover the best beauty products for them, every month.
Sign up to Glowwbox from midnight tonight to be among the first to know the official launch date and start receiving an exciting box packed with hand-selected ‘top buys’ tailored to your skin and hair – delivered direct to your door.
Savvy subscribers in the UK and Europe will every month receive a must-have mix of sample and travel beauty goodies. Whether you want must-have products for your curly or straightened hair, the right foundation for your skin tone, or you just want to ‘try without buying’ skin and hair care tailored to suit you, Glowwbox will pick it, pack it in a pretty box, and send it to you.
Founder and ethnic beauty industry specialist, Jason Cameron, says: “I’m launching Glowwbox because I love the beauty box movement. However, I was really frustrated that there wasn’t a company in this part of the world that offered women of colour a full range of beauty products, not just hair care. Now there is.”
He adds: “We want to serve beauty-loving women of colour, including those who’ve decided not to go natural, and give them the attention they deserve.”
Hair and beauty brands interested in being part of Glowwbox are asked to email email@example.com
If you’re an ethnic beauty junkie and love trying new things, Glowwbox is the one for you.