April 20, 2021

2021 40 Under 40: Hilal Ibrahim launches first-ever line of medical-grade hijabs in U.S.

In 2019, Hilal Ibrahim founded Henna & Hijabs and launched the first-ever line of hospital hijabs in the U.S. During the pandemic, H&H donated 700 medical-grade hijabs to hospitals and clinics across the Twin Cities.

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July 29, 2020

She's helping health care workers during the pandemic by redesigning the hijab

During a hospital shift, Hilal Ibrahim noticed that a patient's blood got on her uniform. The hospital stocked extra scrubs for her to change into, but because her hijab was also soiled, she had no choice but to go home.

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June 1, 2020

Meet the Fashion Designer Making Hospital-Grade Hijabs for Frontline Workers

As part of working on the frontlines, hijab-wearing healthcare workers face an added challenge when attempting to maintain sanitation; the challenge of keeping their headscarves clean.

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July 23, 2020

Fashion designer makes hospital-grade hijabs for COVID-19 front-line workers

Based on Ibrahim's personal experience, she understood the importance of designing a product that would be efficient and beneficial for health care professionals.

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