America’s Next Natural Model is an online pageant to promote natural beauty and online businesses. Since its start in 2008, the pageant has featured companies like Iman cosmetics, Jamaica Mango & Lime but also fashion designer Adrian Alicea and Gruvi Juice for whom a commercial was made.
America’s Next Natural Model 2018, celebrating natural hair, black beauty and businesses
The winners of #ANNM since 08 America’s Next Natural Model is an online pageant to promote natural hair and Black businesses. Since its start in 2008, the pageant has featured companies like Iman cosmetics, Jamaica Mango & Lime as well as upcoming fashion designers rewarding the winner with a photo and video shoot in Manhattan, New York. Chassity Bynum, winner of […]
In this anniversary year of the very first natural hair beauty pageant online that I started a decade ago, I am elated to announce that America’s Next Natural Model goes Suriname! Yes, you read it right but there is more. With WhatNaturalsLove.com, the new marketplace just ready everything is coming together so incredibly well because […]
It is such amazing feeling to be awarded this honor. It feels great to be a representative of this company and a role model for natural hair as well.
My favorite challenge was the Maroon challenge because it really spoke to my heart. I am familiar with challenges and trials as I had a heart attack after the birth of my 2 year old son. When you have to fight for your life, you look at it differently. You step out and accept challenges […]
The most difficult challenges were challenges 4 (the makeup and jewelry) and 5 (Valentine’s Day). Simply because my grandmother had just died. I felt a little overwhelmed by everything–work, trying to make travel arrangements, the competition, trying to figure out who was going to take my pictures at the last minute before my flight, trying […]
I’d love to let the other models know that I enjoyed being apart of this with them. Although I only spoke to a couple of them personally, I felt a connection in some way or another to each one of them. They are truly beautiful and inspiring! Thanks to the judges for the time taken […]
Teesha Borum, an aspiring actress/ model from Atlanta, won the ‘America’s Next Natural Model’ pageant, the ground breaking annual online competition organized by Going-Natural.com.
Thank you Sponsors, thank you supporters! Thank you going-natural for the experience!
The first America’s Next Natural Model who also won Miss Black Washington the same year. Not only thanks to her fierce hairstyles, she is also a smart confident woman.