Every week in the month of March, BellaNaija Style will host important, interactive conversations with female industry leaders in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle space on the Clubhouse app. So mark your calendars for the ultimate #BNSConvos!
For our final conversation for #BNSWomensMonth, we host Miss South Africa 2020 Shudufhadzo Musida, Top Beauty Influencer Ohemaa Bonsu, and Beauty Guru Anita.A.Adetoye to a thought-provoking conversation on The future of the Beauty Industry: Post 2020 & beyond
In this conversation, we will discuss the latest trends in the African beauty industry, practical tips on how to launch and build a successful beauty brand post-COVID-19 in Africa and beyond, the speakers will also share key insights on how they use their platforms to effect change.
Meet The Speakers
South African model and the crowned Miss South Africa 2020 Shudufhadzo Musida started her modelling career when she was 17. The beauty Queen has been shattering all the stereotypes about beauty and body type since her win and still continues to do so. The 62nd Miss South Africa proudly rocks her brown skin, curvy shape and her hair shaved off, constantly proving there is beauty in diversity.
She has shot for various brands and campaigns, including retailer Woolworths and skincare range Eucerin. Musida is using her platform to advocate for mental health awareness and the economic empowerment of women and children.
Beauty influencer and entrepreneur Ohemaa Bonsu got into the makeup world because she didn’t see herself represented. She sought to break most of the rules in the makeup industry made for ‘dark skin’ because they were all false. Today, Ohemaa shows people with dark skin can wear any colour and rock the look they desire via her Youtube channel and Instagram page. She’s also the CEO of beauty brand Bonsu Beauty.
Africa’s leading makeup artist Anita Adetoye is one of the first Nigerian beauty entrepreneurs to properly harness the power of social media, most especially Instagram. She was also one of the first Nigerian beauty entrepreneurs to champion a signature style; her cutting edge approach to makeup, specifically her on-trend brow.
Her brand Anita Brows Beauty & Makeup has thrived In such a steep market and has sold out masterclasses home and abroad. The vision of her brand is to; Equip, Educate & Empower.
Anita has multiple awards under her belt, such as The Future Awards – Prize For Beauty 2017, Forbes 30 Under 30 – In Business 2018, Abryans Fashion & Style Awards – Makeup Artist of the Year 2017, Avance Media – 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian, TLSD Initiative – 100 Inspiring Young, Women Under 35 2019, to name a few.
Search “BellaNaija” on the Clubhouse app and join our club to be a part of this conversation.
Date: Saturday 27th, March
Time: 5 PM (West African Time)