Congratulations on being our Luxe Beauty of the month. Can you tell our readers about yourself?
JAMIA: I am 18 years old, and I love to meet new people. I love to sing, and I love to take pictures.
NO: How has COVID-19 affected your daily life?
JAMIA: COVID-19 has affected my daily life because I do not get to spend time with my friends as much as I usually do.
NO: June is our “Luxe Summer” issue, how will you be enjoying your summer given the state of our country right now?
JAMIA: This summer I will stay close to home, and I will just meet up with my friends when I can.
NO: What are your plans for 2021?
JAMIA: My plans for 2021 are to go to Georgia Southern University and to continue perfecting my photography skills.
NO: Do you feel society still has a problem accepting us kurvy women as the definition of beauty?
JAMIA: Yes I do feel like society still has a problem accepting those who are not the “typical” girl.
NO: Do you have a fashion tip to give our readers for summer?
JAMIA: Fashion is all about your style, so do not focus on what other people are doing and have your own look.
NO: What is the one thing you would tell a young girl looking in the mirror who is having a hard time loving her kurves?
JAMIA: I would tell her to point out the good things that she loves about herself and to not focus on her flaws.
NO: What do you want your legacy to be?
JAMIA: I want my legacy to be one that leaves an impact on people’s lives.