Beauty / Society

How hairstylist Sainabou Chune is changing the beauty game for the better

By Mona M. Ali

Photo: Patricia Reyes

Stockholm-born hairstylist Sainabou Chune is the first black hairstylist to be represented by a Swedish talent agency - proof that the industry can do better. She has come to be an important voice helping set new diverse standards for editorial and commercial shoots. Normally working behind the scenes, in this exclusive fashion shoot, we shine the spotlight on Chune to discuss hair, pregnancy, being a mother and entrepreneur, and the importance of taking a chance on BIPOC creatives