and I had a great time meeting you (and getting our nails done) at your Eileen
Fisher Shop Local event. As a local entrepreneur what challenges have you faced
launching your luxury nail polish line?
biggest challenge has been creating a toxin-free formula. It was very important
to me to have a nail polish that wasn’t harmful to me or my child. To create
the perfect formula that was void of all of those harmful ingredients,
chip-resistant and the perfect color proved to be difficult, but we pushed
through and I’m very proud of the results.
loves supporting local creative talent. As a local creative, how can our
readers support you? Where can they find your products?
M: All the
support I’ve gained on the upcoming launch Mischo Beauty has been very
humbling, and I am very thankful. The more support the better! The nail lacquer
will be available for purchase at www.shopmischobeauty.com on
nail polish is 5 free. What advantage does this provide consumers?
means that the nail lacquer formulation contains no formaldehyde, no
formaldehyde resin, no DBP, no toluene and no camphor. These are all harmful toxins responsible for
causing birth defects, reproductive issues and cancer. Toxins such as these should be nowhere near
comes after nail polish? Any other ventures you’d like to pursue?
the current focus is on the nail lacquer collection, I also plan to unveil a
color cosmetics collection next Fall.
those times our wallets are a little light…Do you have any favorite drug store
M: Absolutely! I love skin cleansers by Cetaphil because
they seem to work with every skin type.
I’m also fond of facial moisturizers by Olay. For sunscreen, you can
never go wrong with Neutrogena products.
those times we want to splurge… What are your go-to beauty buys?
Clarisonic skincare brush will change your life. I’m also a huge fan and
advocate of professional facials. Not
only are facials relaxing and pampering, but they are crucial to maintaining
the health of your skin. Facials improve and revive your skin. You should definitely
consider incorporating facials into your beauty regimen.
F: What is
the biggest beauty mistake women make?
to bed with makeup on. Maintaining clean skin is half the battle to achieving
healthy skin. It’s so important to
cleanse your skin before bed because your
skin cells repair themselves the most while your body is at rest. You don’t want makeup, dirt and oil to impede