17-year-old girl has business worth R7.1m and growing

17-year-old girl has business worth R7.1m and growing

- Zandra Cunningham is just 17-years-old

- She owns a business that is already worth R7.1m

- Her beauty products are now available in stores across America

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In a true success story, this 17-year-old teen has created a business that is already worth R7.1m.

Zandra Cunningham, the founder and CEO of Zandra’s Beauty, an all-natural skincare line, started her company when she was just 9-years old. Now, at age 17, her Buffalo, New York-based company has more than 40 products, reports blackbusiness.org.

Zandra says she decided to start her own business making beauty products after sh found that all the products she bought let her skin dry and itchy. With a small beginning she began by producing lip balm in her mother’s kitchen.

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It was a long journey for this successful young lady as she had to learn the formulas that worked and also had to gain people’s trust as they often felt she was too young to be taken seriously.

But she persevered and today her products are in stores across America.

South Africa has its own success stories and Briefly.co.za featured an article on 11 uniquely South African business ideas.

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If you are having a hard time identifying that unique ‘gap’ in the market? You can launch your own distinctively South African business, using these eleven uniquely South African business ideas.

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