The three-times winner of the Hairdressers’ Journal Best Afro Hairdresser of the Year Award (2013, 2014, 2017) and the first black woman to be inducted into the British Hairdressing Awards Hall of Fame, Charlotte is a true inspiration.
At the forefront of the natural hair movement for many years, she is the owner and artistic director of the internationally acclaimed Hair Lounge Salon located in London’s Notting Hill as well as the founder of the Charlotte Mensah Manketti Oil products tailored to afro hair.
Focused on education she has set up the Charlotte Mensah Academy allowing her to pass skills onto individuals in Ghana, helping them build better lives for themselves and their families. She has also started the charity L.O.V.E. (Ladies of Visionary Empowerment) furthering education opportunities for young women in Africa.
Throughout her career, Charlotte has also been the hairdresser of such stars as Erykah Badu, Eve, Janelle Monae, Jada Smith or Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.