Akilah C. Thompson is the CEO of I AM BEAUTY Inc., a socially conscious organization focused on helping girls and women step boldly and confidently into their dreams through personal development boot camps, events, coaching , and media platforms. She is a motivational speaker, coach, author, model, actor and Host of the Keeping it BEAUTY Show on iHeart Radio.
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In This Episode, You Will Learn:
- 3 Tips to promote positive beauty practices in young girls and women
- The benefits of the I AM B.E.A.U.T.Y. empowerment programs
Some time ago, a tumultuous relationship with her parents and her brother’s tragic accident led Akilah to a bout of depression. However, she pulled through brilliantly. Learn how Akilah navigated her way through this dismal period in her life.
Deep breathing in a quiet place
Music for speaking days.
You gotta be hungry – Les Brown
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Dixie Lincoln- Nichols is a biological science educator, health and wellbeing consultant and Qigong instructor. Her work has been featured in media outlets like, Oprah Mag, SELF, Yahoo and more. She is the founder of Inside Outer Beauty Market, a multi-cultutal retailer curating and creating products to support the body inside and out. Visit the site at www.iobeautymarket.com