At AfroRiri Haircare , our Wednesdays are dedicated to naturalistas we admire and love. Hopefully, by seeing our WCW you are encouraged to continue your natural hair journey.
Our WCW is Ghana’s own Lydia Forson. She was born 24th, October 1984. She is an award winning actress, writer, and producer. She was born in Mankessim, Ghana.
Lydia Forson received her early life education at Wilmore Elementary school in Kentucky, US. At the age of nine, she relocated from the United States to Ghana where she continued her formative education at Akosombo International School. She also attended St. Louis Secondary School, Kumasi where she completed her senior secondary school education. She graduated from the University of Ghana where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in English Language and Information Studies.
She starred in hit movies such as A Sting in a Tale, Phone Swap, Masquerades and a letter to Adam. Lydia Forson has been rocking her natural hair for more than eight years. She feels very happy and comfortable with her hair. Her makes her stand out and is happy to have discovered herself. She rocks her natural hair on red carpets, interviews, movie sets and photo shoots.
“Do not let the world define who you are.Tell the world who you are and they will accommodate you. So it’s not just hair. It goes beyond the hair. It’s me telling people this is me. Take me as I am or leave.” said Lydia Forson
She is the definition of a true naturalista who looks naturally fabulous!
So you see that having and wearing your own natural hair does not make you less successful.