Creating The Radiant Look For Women Everywhere

This week Girls Perspective caught up with Rita Balogun the founder of Radiant London Hair Salon. We spoke about hair, managing a business, her advice for budding female entrepreneurs and much more. How did you get started in hair? I stumbled into it! My Mum started a salon 16 years ago and I initially had no interest in hair, I was training to be an … Continue reading Creating The Radiant Look For Women Everywhere

Black Ballad Breaking The Silence

We recently caught up with freelance journalist and founder of Black Ballad Tobi Oredein. We discussed the need for black representation in media, by creating a voice for black British women, plus more. How did you get started in Journalism? I have always read magazines as a young girl, I used to love Cosmo as a teenager and had a subscription to that and another … Continue reading Black Ballad Breaking The Silence

Girls Trip More Than Just A Movie

This week we had the pleasure of seeing the hit movie Girls Trip. Having seen the trailer months ago it had us gripped from then, but nothing could have prepared us for the amount of tears of laughter this movie brought!!! The private viewing was organised by blogger Rachael ukafrolista her platform is all about natural hair, beauty and women’s empowerment. The night was sponsored by … Continue reading Girls Trip More Than Just A Movie

Wrapping It For The Culture

Girls Perspective caught up with Georgina Owusu founder of African accessories brand Kuba Wraps. She speaks on ethically sourcing her fabrics, being a full-time teacher and more. What is Kuba Wraps all about and how did you get started? The umbrella brand is Kuba and part of that brand is Kuba Wraps. Kuba is all about offering high-quality, satin-centred head wraps that are ethically sourced … Continue reading Wrapping It For The Culture

Style with Nicole- Bardot Styles 

Happy Sunday! I hope everyone has had a good week. Unfortunately the weather is so up and down- typical London! However this doesn’t mean we need to stop looking for our summer outfits, I’m sure the sun will come back guns blazing! Today’s post is focused on a latest trend- Bardot Styles. They really seem to be the in thing at the moment, I’ve been … Continue reading Style with Nicole- Bardot Styles 

 Black, British & Blogging 

Girls Perspective caught up with Mariam Bashorun the founder of the online blogging community Black British Bloggers. We spoke about launching the platform, tips for starting a blog, plus more. How did you get started as a blogger? It started after I graduated with a degree in journalism which just happened to be around the time of the recession. I couldn’t  find a job in … Continue reading  Black, British & Blogging 

Afro Punk London 2017

This weekend I went to Afro Punk down at the print works in Surrey quays curteousy of backstaaage.com a music platform for urban music, concerts, festivals, interviews plus more. Originally from NYC starting in 2005 and then expanding to Paris and Johannesburg, this is the second year for Afro Punk in London. I was excited to attend this event more so because from what I had seen … Continue reading Afro Punk London 2017

PR, Facts Not Fiction 

This week Girls Perspective caught up with Ronke Lawal, PR & Communications consultant and founder of Ariatu PR. She speaks about her career in the field, clarifying the misconceptions many have when it comes to PR, plus more. What made you interested in PR? I have always been a people’s person and I have enjoyed interacting with people and communicating.  Although I’m an extrovert, I’m … Continue reading PR, Facts Not Fiction