Being a mother, wife, and CEO taught Tanisha Akinloye her true identity and how to beautify her temple. Now she teaches others how to redefine and rediscover their identity and beauty.
In 2010, Tanisha linked her divine experiences, education in psychology, and beauty expertise to create Empowering Through Beauty. Empowering Through Beauty’s mission is to make the world more beautiful…To be love…To prevent and alleviate body, mind, soul suffering.
They provide inner and outer beauty transformational opportunities and promote philanthropy that brings positive, lasting change and impact, especially in women and girls. Since 2010 Empowering Through Beauty has served 2,545 individuals and provided over $500,000 in monetary, in-kind donations and beauty services to the homeless, low-income, formerly incarcerated, victims of domestic violence, shelters, and inner-city schools in Connecticut and North Carolina.
To date, 99 percent of the people who have gone through the Empowering Through Beauty program have also received housing and employment.
During the pandemic, Tanisha Akinloye created LOVE CAN project to provide educational supplies and wellness resources to individuals impacted by the pandemic. Since 2020 the project has supported 1500 people in need. In April, 600 students in Ghana will receive support through LOVE CAN Project.
Tanisha is redefining beauty in God’s way. She is an inspirational speaker and TEDx speaker who has received national recognition through her mission. Tanisha has been featured on CBN 700 Club, KLove National Radio Broadcast, NBC Universal, Fox Business Network, Modern Salon, Essence, Connecticut Magazine, and several other media outlets.