Zanjoo Attending Ujima Presents Hair Stories Event

Saturday, October 8, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 010 will be attending Ujima natural hair event this October 2016 see you there!

Let’s Create History Through Our HairStories!

HairStories will coincide with Black History Month, and will take place on Saturday 29th October 2016 at the City of Westminster College, Paddington Green, London. HairStories seeks to celebrate African hair through the ages and the importance of African heritage. The event is designed to impart knowledge through a range of workshops and interactive activities covering hair, holistic health and the African experience.

There will be something for everyone, including a chance to shop with exciting vendors like in the shopping arena, plus a pop up Braid Bar hosted by v with guest hair stylists.


HairStories is presented to you by Ujima (formely know as United Kurls). Named Ujima as their organizational ethos is guided by the Kwanzaa principle of Ujima (Collective Work and Responsibility). Founded by Katrina Emmanuel (Mane Divas), Merissa Hylton (Sankofa Creative Co.) and Belinda Raji (BEUNIQUE Hair Care).

The trio state:

“We aim to be about much more than just hair and hair products. We seek to bring African centred businesses together for the betterment of the community and the celebration of African Culture.”

Belinda Raji says: “Hair Stories, through personal anecdotes, artistic imagery and interactive workshops seeks to celebrate African hair, the importance of African heritage and the multitude of varied hair journeys that exist.”

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased via Eventbrite

We hope you will come and join us for some special bargains and beautiful African fashion

Black, Blonde & Cropped…Dare You??

Monday, July 7, 2014 0 Permalink 010

We all know black chicks can rock many looks, so would you dare to be honey or platinum blonde this summer? If you were thinking of something fierce and edgy would you dare to rock this light hue and crop your hair? Why not do an Eva the diva and rock the look with some super hot hoop earrings.

Stand out from the crowd gurl!


Friday, May 16, 2014 0 Permalink 010

Be bold with your natural afro hair and incorporate some 2014 seasonal colour trends. Hair colour is just as fab as a new wardrobe, so get experimenting. Of course always be super careful with colour, especially if using peroxide guuurl! Always do a strand test before fully committing. top Tip: Always keep coloured hair super conditioned and be careful with reds on light coloured fabric ;]


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