When Doe Deere walks into a room, you can’t help but notice her. Her hair is usually in a shocking shade of pink, green or blue, and she’s wearing makeup in vibrant hues like burgundy or black. Deere is the founder of Lime Crime, a vegan and cruelty-free makeup line that has been getting lots of buzz in recent years. She also has a unique success story and great advice for young women who are looking to build their own businesses.
Doe Deere was born in Russia and moved to New York City when she was 17. She says that while her formative years were in Russia, she also feels that she did a lot of growing up in NYC before moving to Los Angeles. Deere also shares that she’s always been ambitious and imaginative. She even started her own temporary tattoo business at just 13, and says that she was successful because she knew how to make her product trendy and appealing. These traits are the same ones she’s used to make Lime Crime a success.
Deere also spent time as a musician while in NYC, and says that this helped her to market herself effectively and gave her more boldness and confidence as an entrepreneur. She says that younger women should follow their hearts when it comes to business. Deere encourages everyone to figure out what their talents and gifts are and tune into those things. Deere shares that it’s best to work hard in an area of interest, because this will provide more motivation to be successful. Doe also warns that it’s best for young women not to let others sway their professional decisions if it goes against their intuition.
She asserts that her love and passion for makeup and looking great led her to create Lime Crime, even though there were people who were skeptical about her business moves. The Lime Crime website also features a number of her customers modeling her cosmetics. She wants to display the fact that different people wear the makeup in different ways, and Lime Crime products are designed with the individuality of customers in mind.
Deere hopes to continue growing her business and adding products that will spark the creativity of her customers. She hopes that by continuing the follow her dreams, she will inspire others to do the same.
For more details, visit www.doedeere.com.
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