VI­OLA DES­MOND

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Her Life and Times

By Gra­ham Reynolds with Wanda Robson

Con­sid­ered by many to be Canada’s Rosa Parks, Vi­ola Des­mond was a pi­o­neer African-Cana­dian busi­ness­woman and be­came the pre-em­i­nent Black beauty cul­tur­ist in Canada. She es­tab­lished the first Black beauty stu­dio in Hal­i­fax, the Des­mond School of Beauty Cul­ture, and cre­ated her own line of beauty prod­ucts. Ac­ces­si­ble, con­cise and timely, this book tells the in­cred­i­ble, im­por­tant story of Vi­ola Des­mond.

$10. PA­PER­BACK. 128 PAGES PUB­LISHED NOVEM­BER 2018 ISBN 9781773631233 ROSEWAY PUB­LISH­ING

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