Chanelle Washington's Profile
> As a girl I was a free thinker with a lot of ambition. I grew up seeing independent entrepreneurs in my family and community, so I learned how to start a business at a young age.
> In 2000, I traveled to Senegal, West Africa on vacation. During my trip, I was inspired by how so many local women were dedicated to microbusinesses. What impacted me the most was that it seemed that they simply "started with what they had" and grew from there.
> When I returned home, I got started on my vision for Indigofera with a natural beauty recipe book and the best plant based ingredients I could find. I knew I was on to something when I sold my first batch of handmade body butters, hair oils and bath salts to fellow nurses during my night shift at the hospital. They loved it…
- Born on October 1
- Joined June 28, 2007