Brandi Blocker, Founder of LaPierre Cosmetics
About the episode
Founded in 2013 by New Orleans native Brandi Blocker, LaPierre Cosmetics is a nail polish brand free of toxic chemicals used in conventional nail polish. In this episode, Madame Blue’s Valeria Ramos talks with Blocker about creating a small business and building a legacy. Blocker’s mother lost her battle with lung cancer on January 1, 2014. In her memory, LaPierre Cosmetics supports the Livestrong Foundation, empowering people in the cancer community to address unmet needs.
In this episode you’ll hear
- How Blocker is growing a small business in a competitive industry
- Why conventional nail polishes can be toxic to your health
- The importance of giving back to your community
- Advice for aspiring entrepreneurs