CINCINNATI — Make-up has at all times been one thing that Cincinnati-native Morgan Owens has loved.
“It began after I was a bit lady watching my mom play in make-up and likewise studying that make-up additionally doesn’t imply that you just don’t really feel stunning,” Owens stated. “As a result of I like good skincare. I like not sporting make-up as nicely. But it surely’s a part of the enjoyable of being a girl.”
It was her love for make-up that impressed her to associate with the Cincinnati Herald newspaper to create Herald Magnificence, a brand new magnificence part.
“In the event you Google magnificence there are not any photographs of minority girls that pop up and I wished to alter that narrative. I do know the Cincinnati Herald actually desires to alter that narrative. that ladies of shade must be included,” stated Owens, the Herald Magnificence Chief Magnificence Guide.
Owens is at present engaged on her first concern that publishes this week.
It is going to primarily give attention to make-up.
“Just a few ideas and methods from girls of shade which have achieved their analysis, which can be typically prepared to attempt new issues as nicely and simply have enjoyable with make-up,” she stated.
This initiative has been a dream within the making and it’s one thing that Owens stated she’s happy with.
“Now, to really be part of one thing that empowers and encourages girls of shade to embrace not solely their pure magnificence but additionally to reinforce it, as a result of it’s for enjoyable. It’s a dream come true,” she stated. “So I’m simply so honored and so blessed to be part of this trailblazing initiative.”
And it would not simply cease with the wonder part.
Owens stated she has a number of plans for the longer term.
“We wish to do, when it’s protected, pop-up magnificence occasions. Pop-up magnificence brunches. Instructional tutorials about pure hair- all the things below the solar,” Owens stated. “So a whole lot of power, a whole lot of group constructing and a whole lot of magnificence.”