By Niyi Tabiti/News Editor
First M-NET Face of Africa winner , Oluchi Onweagba Orlandi was treated to a soiree by the management of Natures Gentle Touch as they formally announced her as the face of Recare products in Nigeria.The new packaging kits of Natures Gentle Touch range of top- of -the- mind beauty and personal style brand for all Africans has photos boldly on it.
The event took place at the new ultra modern head office and hair beauty institute on Murhi Okunola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.
gistmaster gathered that the top model and Natures Gentle Touch in Nigeria have some exisiting agreement spanning about two years but this is the unveiling of the first set of products having Oluchi as image on the packaging.
Aside members of the Nigerian media present at the occasion, there were also beauticians and friends of the company who came to celebrate with them. Oluchi danced and also took pictures with many people present at the occasion.
Chika Ikenga, the founder/Managing Director Natures Gentle Touch in Nigeria disclosed that he always envisioned the company as a continental and global brand for millions of African women around the world.
On her part, Oluchi disclosed she’s excited about the whole packaging because it is also another way of showcasing African beauty brand to the rest of the world.
Twelve years after she won the first MNET face of africa, Oluchi Onweagba Orlandi continue to be a force to be reckoned with in world beauty and modelling industry. She co-Owns O Models Agency, South Africa. She is also regarded as one of the most successful models to come out of Africa.
Mnet face of Africa 1998 was a collaboration between leading South Africa media company and Elite Model Management, New York. Today, she has graced the covers of Gianfranco Ferre, Vogue,True Love and several other top fashion magazines around the world.
Oluchi is married to Luca Orlandi, a respected fashion designer and founder of Luca Luca brand.