Maya Crothers’ Circuitous Path To Leading A Skincare Brand
CircCell founder Maya Crothers is a prime example of the benefits of following where life takes you. A former consultant who had left the workforce to concentrate on her family, Crothers didn’t envision leading a skincare brand, but a connection to a local aesthetician in her adopted hometown of Jackson Hole ...
Life Elements Endures Many Elements Of Business Life On The Way To Strength
Martha Van Inwegen is the Madonna of entrepreneurs. She reinvents herself to stay relevant. Van Inwegen’s been a Feng Shui consultant, beekeeper, intimacy products vendor, website development specialist and, now, and a natural cleansing wipes aficionado atop the company Life Elements. Through her various professional incarnations, Van Inwegen emphasizes the common ...
Lather’s Long, Healthy History In Wellness Personal Care
Talk about jumping on a trend early. Emilie Davidson Hoyt focused on natural beauty and personal care years before Tata Harper bought a Vermont farm. Launching Lather in 1999 after migraines prompted her to avoid synthetic ingredients, Hoyt developed her holistic skincare company in a manner that today seems almost ...
SkinOwl’s Annie Tevelin On Generating Profitable Growth Without Being Too Salesy
Annie Tevelin, founder of the skincare brand SkinOwl, is the original SkinOwl. Long before Facebook groups were brand-building exercises, she doled out sage beauty advice on the social media network to an invite-only assemblage of 1,600 people with the bird of prey name. “An owl is a messenger of wisdom and their ...
Smoothie Beauty’s Stephanie Peterson Serves Up Fresh Skincare
We’ve heard of skincare that looks good enough to eat, but we’ve never actually considered taking a bite until Smoothie Beauty came along. The new brand from beauty blogger and model Stephanie Peterson, who’s graced Mary Kay, Clinique, Olay and Nivea ads, teems with organic ingredients, including papayas, avocados and blueberries, ...
Rebel Cause: Regina Merson Reimagines Makeup For Modern Latinas
Regina Merson often straddled two cultures and careers. She spent most of her life in the United States, yet has a deep attachment to her native Mexico; and she was an unhappy attorney with a side passion for makeup. Merson merged her interest and background in Reina Rebelde, a beauty brand ...