About the founder

deun ivory is a creative visionary, servant-leader, multidisciplinary artist, photographer, occasional muse, public speaker + the founder of the body: a home for love, an organization that curates restorative healing experiences for sexually traumatized survivors of color. she is the creative genius behind the visual experience of the culture-shifting wellness brand for black women: black girl in om, and the c0-founder of lifestyle with ivory + ash, a mindfulness goods brand for contemporary women of color. through deun ivory, her self-titled lifestyle brand + creative agency for women of color, she is committed to creating art, spaces and experiences that affirm, celebrate + empower women of color.

clients: glossier, apple, nike, netflix, vsco, hbo, makeup forever, parachute home, hanahana beauty, h&m, and more



as an influencer and visual storyteller, authenticity is the one characteristic that makes her + her work, both, relatable + alluring. her commitment to being unapologetically herself and honoring her truth is how she connect with her community. with that in mind, she is intentional about creating magic with select brands that are aligned with her values: inclusivity, non-toxic beauty, wellness, tech, creativity, accessibility for marginalized communities, women’s empowerment, travel, sustainability, mindfulness, and holistic living.


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portraits, editorial + lifestyle


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interests: creative entrepreneurship, self-love + confidence, photography + women’s empowerment

one look at Deun Ivory’s work feels like
a breath of Black excellence
— nana agyemang, Refinery29