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Baljit Ubhey, Chief Crown Prosecutor in London, described the attack as "extremely brutal", adding:
"The use of acid as a weapon is cruel and horrifying. It can have a devastating effect on victims and can cause long-term pain and disfigurement as well as emotional and psychological harm."
Baljit Ubhey added: "Mary Konye and the victim used to be friends and they had discussed the high-profile case of Katie Piper, who was the victim of an acid attack in 2008, and how Naomi had been particularly moved and upset by her story.
"Konye exploited this fear to cause maximum harm and her defence of suggesting that the victim would have thrown acid on herself was contemptible.
"Konye has now been brought to justice and must face the full consequences of her appalling actions."
Detective Chief Inspector Dave Whellams said it had been a "serious, horrible offence which required a degree of planning and calculation":
Judge, David Radford warned Mary Konye that she will face jail when he sentences her on March 7:
Victim, Naomi Oni burst into tears as she left the courtroom and was hugged by family and friends.
Mary Konye remained calm and stony-faced as the guilty verdict was announced to a packed court room. Naomi Oni's mother jumped from her set and appeared jubilant at the verdict.
Judge, David Radford adjourned sentence until March 7 while psychological reports are prepared and said:
A young woman has been found guilty of throwing acid in the face of a friend while disguised in a Muslim veil. 21-year-old Mary Konye attacked Naomi Oni, an assistant at a Victoria's Secret lingerie shop, in December because she once called her ugly.
During her trial, the jury at London's Snaresbrook Crown Court heard that, following the attack, Konye pretended to give Ms Oni a shoulder to cry on.