La Mode: Tell us about your background
Rita: Am the Last child, from a family of Nine.Had my Primary and Secondary education in Lagos and moved on to obtain a Bs.c in Sociology from the university of Calabar,Cross River state, Nigeria.Worked as a Banker for some years before joining the growing Makeup industry in Nigeria..
La Mode: What inspired your career?
Rita: My passion for Makeup.
La Mode: Tell us about your brand
Rita: La’Ritz Makeover is a beauty company founded in 2011 with the sole aim of beautifying and increasing confidence in Women through Makeup Artistry.located in the Heart of Surulere,Lagos.We also deliver excellent professional services to individuals and co _operate organizations who are interested in Acquiring personal/professional Makeup skills(Tranning),we also sell various makeup products and offer beauty consulting services.
La Mode: Where do you see your brand in five years from now?
Rita: our Vision is to be the number one stop beauty Brand,meeting the needs of the Average woman in Nigeria and Across Africa.
La Mode: What makes your brand different?
Rita: we are particular about service delivery and feedbacks.
La Mode: What is a day in the life like for you?
Rita: my everyday evolves around my Role as the CD of this brand,ensuring that each day adds Value and reaching for opportunities for growth.
La Mode: How did your career begin in the world of beauty?
Rita: its was born out of passion and financial independence .I didn’t get satisfaction in my first Career as a Banker,as soon as I quit I got a professional training as a Makeup Artist and moved ahead to build a career and a Brand in it..
La Mode: What challenges did you face in this line of career?
Rita: Apart from Normal challenges (Finance $ recognition) that small and growing business in Nigeria face,there were no Major challenges.
La Mode: What was your most turning points?
Rita: The reactions and feedback from clients. It was most encouraging.
La Mode: What is your advice for upcoming and existing MUAs
Rita: For upcoming MUA’s,Never give up on your passion and thrive to create a space for yourself.And for Existing MUA’s,the makeup industry in Nigeria is still growing,lets lend our Voice and creative abilities to help it find a Balance.
Thank You LA MODE for this opportunity given.
Contact details for La’Ritz Makeover;
Addy..No 17 Tafawa Balewa st,opp FCMB,Adeniran Ogunsanya,Surulere.
Facebook n instagram handle..@laritz makeover