We got our start back in 1997 in Macomb Twp, a single parent of 2 children, employed by Daimler Chrysler looking for a business to carry me into retirement. We dabbled with other companies products and discovered that unless you were willing to pay top dollar for skin care products the average consumer could not benefit from quality products.
While attending a trade show, Tony Curry introduced me to EMU Oil, raving about its holistic prosperities. My interest was peaked. It was important to me that our products were universal, addressing issues promoting healthy skin for all ethnic groups, and the rest is history.
In 2002, Thomas Bifulco, DPM Sterling Heights, MI became our first Podiatrist to begin using the Absolutely Fabulous Foot cream on his patients and retailing a full line of products from his office. Dr. Bifulco writes General xerosis is a common finding in our profession, and as such, we routinely apply and or recommend a myriad of emollients. Intrigued by the interesting combination of Tea Tree Oil and Emu Oil with a compliment of well-known homeopathic ingredients in her Absolutely Fabulous Feet Cream, I decided to give the product a trial in my office. The response was overwhelmingly positive. We have dispensed four cases in the past 6 weeks.
Ron Langston, Director of the National Minority Business Develop a Federal Agency, awarded our company its agencies 2004 Award Certificate for expanding our business into Kuwait.
We were awarded a supplier contract to the Army & Air Force Exchange in 2005 which placed us in their on-line catalogue making our products available to the military community worldwide. Our goal is to generate enough sales that we are readily available through the main PXs and BXs worldwide.
As longtime member of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Greater Detroit Chapter, our company was awarded the United Postal Service Global for our efforts in Dubai for 2006.
2009 brought us another step forward with doing business with the government with being awarded a Solicitation Number through General Services Agreement GSA.
On the home front, Luther Rosemond, Doctor of Chiropractic, Detroit MI was introduced to our Joint and Muscle care when his wife, Barbara was being treated by Barton Horsley, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Southfield MI. Dr. Horsley recommended the cream to ease her pain and swelling around her knee. They were both so impressed that he became our first DC distributor and company spokesperson.