Wednesday, 20 October 2010

Fashion: Shirley Amartey

(Credit: All Photos Courtesy of Shirley Amartey)

Stylist Shirley Amartey has been on my personal radar for some time ….I love her on-trend, uber fierce styling and hope to work with her in the near future but in the mean time, I thought it was about time Ghana Rising celebrated this fabulously talented fashionista… can find out more about Ms Amartey at:

Monday, 4 October 2010

Hair: Vicky Boateng on the cover of Black Beauty & Hair Magazine

Vicky on the cover

It was sooo lovely to see the ever beautiful Vicky Boateng, a professional model and a favourite of Ghana Rising on the cover of Black Beauty & Hair Magazine’s August/September Issue. Avid readers of Ghana Rising will recall Vicky was voted one of Ghana Rising’s Most Beautiful Women of Ghanaian Origin 2010 ( For more information or to book Vicky for TV, Magazine, commercial or Ad campaigns please visit:

Hair: Johnnie Sapong opens The Studio….

Uber hairstylist, Johnnie Sapong has opened a new hair studio at Lazarides Gallery, Rathbone Place, London, W1. A celebrity favourite, Johnnie has worked his magic on the likes of: Naomi Campbell, Sienna Miller, Natalie Portman, Brad Pitt and worked with the worlds top creatives(photographers/stylists/MUA’s/models) for all the top glossies. Please note, booking is essential as all haircuts in this one seat salon is by Johnnie. Haircut costs from £350. Please telephone: 0844 412 7620 for further information visit:

Johnnie Sapong
The Studio
Lazarides Gallery,
11 Rathbone Place,
London W1T 1HR.
Tel: 0844 412 7620.