Ms Yewande Okuleye
Yewande Okuleye has a degree in biochemistry and professional experience as a research scientist working with natural brands like Neal's Yard and the Body Shop.
Yewande has lectured, demonstrated and consulted on branding, formulating and evaluating hair, skin, aromatherapy and perfumery products. Yewande's research is also concerned with issues of beauty, media representation and identity.
She is writing a book about the role of cosmetics in health and well-being. In addition to her research, Yewande does outreach activities to encourage BME young women to engage with science.