Laila Amakye Mensah, Entrepreneur and Content Creator — #Noiretitude
Popularly known as Neffy Frofro, Laila is a content creator, influencer and entrepreneur born in Ghana to parents of Hausa and Asante decent.
She holds holds a degree in Business Law & Public Relations as well as a diploma in Organic Skincare Formulation from Formula Botanica. In 2009, Laila created Fusion of Cultures on YouTube to share her journey with natural hair and lifestyle experiences. Today, the channel has now extended to being a platform that positively impacts others.
Having spent most of her childhood surrounded by a rich culture of holistic living, she created Wildseed Botanicals: a plant-powered skincare brand. Launched in January 2018, the brand is inspired by her knowledge on herbal medicine and natural remedies acquired through her grandparents from a young age.
Discover more about Laila in her own words, through the following statements.
I am grateful.
I revel in love.
My work / creativity enables me to live freely in my truth while serving others.
I nurture and protect my state of mind / way of being by being the reflection of the world I want to live in.
Self expression is living freely in your truth regardless of the status quo.
Creativity is dancing to the beat of ones own drums.
I aspire to shift paradigms.
I am grateful for forgiveness, love and self acceptance.
An affirmation: There is grace and resilience in my softness. I have the power to heal myself and others through my softness.