Filmmaker Promotes Inner-Beauty Through a Bald, Beautiful, & Bold Benefit Fashion Show

An all bald fashion show to benefit Filmmaker's upcoming documentary about the stories of women who've experienced hair loss.

Baltimore, MD, March 21, 2018 --( Through the eyes and lens of filmmaker, photographer and author Alyscia Cunningham, she has the profound ability to capture inner-beauty that captivates both viewers and readers. The Bald, Beautiful, & Bold Benefit Fashion Show, will help fundraise Cunningham’s latest project: "I Am More Than My Hair," a documentary film and coffee table book soon to be released. This two-part project is dedicated to women who have experienced hair loss. The goal of her film and book is to redefine beauty by promoting inner-beauty despite hair loss.

“I am incredibly grateful for this upcoming fundraising event,” said Cunningham. “This event wouldn’t be possible if it wasn’t for the generous support from Carolyn Phillips, who’s a model and participant in this project. Everyone involved has graciously offered to volunteer their time, including all models, make-up artists, designers, photographers, volunteers, hostesses and a dedicated planning committee. I am truly moved by the support I’ve received.”

Hosted by Artartus Jenkins and sponsored by The Umbrella Syndicate, the Bald, Beautiful, & Bold Benefit Fashion Show brings her project to life, giving bald women, men, and children the chance to strut the runway while in support of Cunningham’s project. Celebrity blogger, April Clark, is participating along with Xavier Shariff for Xavier Furs International. In addition, guests include Erica Strong, Nora Bonds and Rue Medley. Everyone is eager to participate in this one-of-a-kind fashion show that will bring the new film to the community.

The event takes place on Saturday, April 21, 2018, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 929 Ingleside Avenue, Catonsville, MD. Doors open at 3PM for Vendor Shopping and the Red-Carpet Event. Showtime is at 4PM sharp. General admission tickets are only $25, VIP is $35, and it’s $30 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at Interested participants unable to attend the fashion show can still support Cunningham’s fundraiser via her Fiscal Sponsor, Docs In Progress at

Contact: For an interview request, contact Alyscia Cunningham at (301) 244-9681 or Carolyn Phillips at (443) 813-7943.

Carolyn Phillips is a 66-year old model with 25 years of professional experience. She has graced the runway for Stomp the Runway for Autism, Delta Fashion Show, FBI Fashion Show, Super Bowl Fashion Show and many more. Years ago, Carolyn voluntarily chose to cut her hair, but later in life, blood pressure medication caused hair loss. Despite Carolyn's experience, she confidently walks the runway knowing she is, without a doubt, beautiful in her own skin.

Alyscia Cunningham is an entrepreneur, author, filmmaker and photographer who has contributed to the Smithsonian, National Geographic, Discovery Channel and AOL. Alyscia self-published Feminine Transitions: A Photographic Celebration of Natural Beauty and is currently working on a documentary film and coffee table book titled, "I Am More Than My Hair." To learn more about Alyscia, visit
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