by Heaven W., Age 10
, Grade 4, PA
By: Heaven Wager
Do you want to learn about the women who changed make up forever? Mary Kay Ash was a very risky woman. She made a makeup and skin care line that was successful around the world. Mary Kay Ash adopted the golden rule for her company, which made her business very successful. She also sold her makeup in 35 different countries. Keep reading to find out more about how Mary Kay Ash was a very risky woman.
Mary Kay Ash was born on May 12, 1918 in Hot Wells, Texas. She died on November 22, 2001. Ash launched her book, Miracles Happen, on September 13, 1963. Her Mary Kay Cosmetics headquarters is in Addison, Texas. Mary Kay was a business woman and started her business with only $5,000. She believed that people should be treated the way you want to be treated. Everyone in her company was treated with kindness and respect.
Mary Kay created a makeup company and began by selling another company’s products. She then created her own business and began selling products from her home to other women. Mary Kay got married at age 17. She was a house wife with 3 small children and wanted to have a job. Mary Kay invented a different kind of company that supported women. Her company was created for others accomplishments to be recognized. She sold make up to 35 different countries in her second year of selling she sold $1 million. Her company was originally called Kay cosmetics and sold about $800,000 in products. Mary Kay is very well known for loving the color pink.
In conclusion, Mary Kay has created a company that adopted the golden rule. She also sold make up to 35 different countries. She started her business with her life savings of $5,000. Now you know how Mary Kay Ash is a risky woman.