La Mode: Can we meet you?
Anike: My names are Oladimeji Anike adenike
La Mode: Tell us about your background?
Anike: I’m from a family of 8 children,last born of my mum and the third of my dad, I’m 20years old and was given birth to on the 30th of October 1995.I started my primary school education from twinkle star day nursery and primary school ifako gbagbada lagos,I attended Patterson memorial baptist grammar school ago-Oba , Abeokuta ogun state.I attended covenant university ogun state and graduated June 2016.
La Mode: How did you get your idea or concept for the business?
Anike: Well,I was on my bed in my room on a particular day (February 2016) the idea just dropped in my mind.Initially my recipes were for personal use till I decided to turn it into a business venture on that blessed day,let’s just say it was a God-given idea.
La Mode: What motivated you to be an entrepreneur?
Anike: To make everything around me beautiful,to be independent and Also to gain financial freedom
La Mode: What has been your biggest challenge?
Anike: Cooking for my mum(she wouldn’t let anyone else do that),taking care of the house and also producing products.Doing this three things daily and simultaneously has been my biggest challenge so far,but as of date it’s no longer a a challenge.
La Mode: Tell us about your brand?
Anike: My brand ANIKE HERBAL SOLUTIONS is a brand with the sole aim of making everything around me beautiful,rendering services,providing products that helps to care and cater for skin issues without having to break your bank accounts.Its also a brand that produces purely organic products made from fruits,herbs,leaves e.t.c;we extra the semi-finished organics ourselves not like we buy diluted organics
To also have a clear,soft and smooth skin,our cheapest products is 1k and most expensive is 6k ,we also have different kits with the most expensive which is ANIKE’s kit that consists of the products I use on my skin daily which consists of 8 different products.We provide purely organic skin care products to enable everyone feel so good and confident about their skin.
La Mode: How do you advertise your business?
Anike: I advertise my brand via social media
La Mode: What made you choose your current business?
Anike: My vision to make everything around me beautiful made me choose skin care
La Mode: What’s your company’s goal and vision?
Anike: Our vision is to make everything around us beautiful
La Mode: What is unique about your business?
Anike: Originality & creativity in every project we’ve embarked on is our unique selling point
La Mode: What are your responsibilities as the business owner?
Anike: My responsibility includes being a great leader n not a boss , team work, ensuring customers satisfaction, provision of good services , delegation of duties for much more efficiency n effectiveness
La Mode: Does your company help the community where it is located (humanitarian service)?
Anike: Yes, we’ve paid school fees, hospital bills and we’ve also provided the needy with foods and clothing materials
La Mode: Thank you for your time!
Anike: You are most welcome!!