Chisom Winifred

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Chisom Winifred is a creative/freelance writer, content creator, and a self-published author. Find her on Instagram @chisomwinifred or visit her blog www.chisomwinifred.com

“Beauty Has No Skin Tone”: The SB Parlour Story

Thanks to a new generation of bold challenger thinkers and activists, society’s perception and acceptance of beauty is no longer segmented to a skin tone, type, colour, race, cultural background and even gender. One of such bold challengers is Suliaht Bolaji, the 24year old business management undergraduate who is the...

Here’s all you need to know about the ongoing #EndSARS protests in Nigeria and the #LagosMassacre of October 20

For the past two weeks, thousands of Nigerians have been on the streets every day peacefully protesting, demanding an end to police violence and a better Nigeria. The protesters have been demanding the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad more popularly known as SARS. Officials of the unit have been...

Telling Untold Stories: Streaming service ‘Hissbox’ launches with a grant of $25,000 for young filmmakers

A brand-new streaming service Hissbox launched on the 11th of September 2020, with a focus on ‘telling untold stories'. The streaming service offers over 400 pieces of content including world-class originals, blockbuster films, series, documentaries and much more. According to the Nigerian born, Los Angeles based CEO Chinecherem Eze, “The concern with...

Nigerians are Taking a Stand Against Police Brutality With the #EndSARS Protests

Young Nigerians are taking to the streets in a series of peaceful protests to campaign against police brutality and harassment from the Special Anti-Robbery Squad SARS officials which often targets young Nigerians. The protest that started from Lekki in Lagos Nigeria had protesters bearing placards with inscriptions like “Enough is...

Meet the 11 African Queens Representing their Countries at the 2020 Miss Earth Beauty Pageant

The Miss Earth Pageant is an international environmental event channelling the beauty pageant entertainment industry as an effective tool to promote environmental awareness. Every year, 80 to 90 candidates from all over the world compete on beauty and knowledge of environmental issues. The pageant is a search for the most...

Pain to purpose: The Inspirational Story Behind Natural Beauty Brand Earth Elixir Haircare

With the eco-beauty landscape changing by the minute, hair care brands are having to rethink, revise and reinvent their products with the environment and sustainability in mind. Accustomed as we are to using skincare packed with natural ingredients, many consumers are looking for hair care products that are natural,...

Teniola Sarayi Crowned the New Miss Nigeria UK 2020

The 6th annual crowning of the prestigious Miss Nigeria UK cultural pageant saw 6 finalists from around the UK compete to become the next Queen. This year’s grand finale held on the 3rd of October was a virtual event with live performances, virtual catwalk and presentations by the six...

Introducing Rutse: The Challenger Skincare Brand Encouraging Authenticity Over Perfection

Taking care of your skin is the most important way to ensure long term skin health and radiance. This is closely tied to our skincare routines, choice of products and most importantly, the ingredients that make up these products. As the skincare industry is being challenged to promote more...

FIB Cosmetics: The Nigerian-Irish Owned Beauty Brand With a Remarkable Product Range

What do you get when you combine the brains of a trailblazing beauty consultant with the skills of a forward-thinking makeup artist? The result is FIB Cosmetics, a Nigerian-Irish founded beauty brand that’s sure to become a regular feature in your makeup bag. With years of experience in the beauty...

Cuppy Covers Glam Africa Magazine’s ‘New Frontiers’ Edition (Sep/Oct 2020)

Glam Africa Magazine is back with our biggest issue yet, The New Frontiers Edition - an ode to the icons and trailblazers changing the world in their own unique ways. Our captivating cover star, Cuppy, is on a mission to dominate the Afrobeats scene, and with the release of...