Teresa Lo - Senior Director & Marketing for Biossance. - a clean skincare line we can’t get enough of. In 2003, scientist’s began a project that would change the world. They were inspired to continue using innovative biotechnology to make a positive impact around us, they turned to skincare and is well known for their squalane ingredient. It is incredibly effective and safe without harming the environment or animals. If you haven’t heard or tried squalene, you’re missing out!
Senior Director of Marketing, Biossance
Advice that helped me realize my vision:
Be passionate about what you do, don’t worry so much about the pay or the prestige. If you love what you do, you will naturally excel.
Investing my savings in myself to go back to business school instead of staying in a great city and great job.
To be honest, I don’t feel that I have any “flops.” I honestly look at all challenges and as learning opportunities and grow from them. I believe in living with no regrets in my career or life.
I wish I could tell my younger self:
Don’t worry about grades so much! Just focus on learning as much as possible.
My power suit is:
Eyeliner and glowing skin
Every morning I:
listen to Reuter’s news for 30 minutes to plug into the world
International Women’s Day to me means:
taking one day out of the year to celebrate the other 50% of the population that does amazing things every day, but don’t always ask for or get the credit and recognition they deserve
I had my Aha! moment when:
My husband pushed me to go for my dream job in clean beauty and helped me see how big of a category I could be…and look at where we are now!
If I wasn’t running my own business, I would be:
I don’t run my own business, but if I wasn’t in the beauty industry, I would own my own Break and Breakfast and be cooking and hosting people in a cute cottage, preferably with a small garden .