The month of February is Black History Month. This is a time to recognize and celebrate the achievements by African Americans and their central role in history.
Black History Month Awareness
Show us how you style and cut textured hair, or how you use your favorite black owned beauty products! Tag us in your photos with #ABSCommunity.
During each month's contest, America's Beauty Show will be raising awareness of a different charity. In February, we couldn't just choose one. We will be spotlighting two different charities that we believe deserve more awareness and support! Check out their websites to learn more on how to support or donate.
A Chicago-based national non-profit that uses art to educate, inspire, and mobilize young people to end violence against girls and women.
Helping survivors of sexual violence, particularly young women of color from low wealth communities, find pathways to healing.
R U L E S :
○ Post a photo or video on your PUBLIC instagram account with the hashtag #ABSCommunity
○ The community chooses who wins. 1 LIKE = 1 VOTE. Self Promote and ask your friends/family to vote for you! We will be reposting submissions on our stories throughout the month.
○ One winner will be announced on Monday February 22, 2021. The winner will be highlighted on our website and socials, as well as have their work displayed at ABS 2021 from September 11-13th in Rosemont, IL!
Good Luck and Thank You for participating!
The winner of our January Monthly Instagram Contest was @vedanshi_shrestha_! Her before and after transformation will be featured at America's Beauty Show 2021.
Thank you to all those who donated hair to @wigs.for.kids and to everyone who submitted their photo under #ABSReborn! It was so fun to see how you all changed up your looks for the new year.
Wigs for Kids has been providing Hair Replacement Systems and support for children who have lost their hair due to chemotherapy, radiation therapy, Alopecia, Trichotillomania, burns and other medical issues at no cost to children or their families. They are currently accepting HAIR and Financial donations while following all health and safety guidelines. Click here to learn more on how you can donate!