Another female Nigerian has made the country proud again. Azeezat Abiola Amusat, a US-based beautician, from Lagos state, styled Beyonce’s gele in her new visual album, Black Is King.
The first child in a family of seven, she had her secondary school education in both Police Children School in Ikeja and Lagos State Model College, Badore, before she bagged her degree in Philosophy from Lagos State University, Yoruba Movie Gist reports.
She did her one year National Youth Service Corps in Kaduna and was employed by the military as a physiologist.
While staying in Kaduna, she won a US visa lottery in 2008. In America, she worked as a caregiver before she proceeded to a nursing school. In 2013, she met a friend who had just arrived in America to give birth.
During one of their conversations, she learned that the lady has a school where people are taught how to tie gele and the art of makeup. She was able to learn the art in weeks.
Azeezat who is a big personality in the fashion industry has won several awards and was once recognized by Google.
She once exhibited her artwork GELE with UCLA Museum and it was also exhibited in New York Broadway.