KAREN TAPPIN

CEO AND BEAUTY BOSS

Entrepreneur and educator Karen Tappin is one of the billion-dollar beauty industry's shining stars. As the founder and CEO of Karen's Body Beautiful, she transformed her natural hair and skin care line from a modest home-based business into a blossoming enterprise with robust Internet sales and mass-market distribution.

In 2004, Karen opened her first retail store with an in-store kitchen; in 2006 Karen's Body Beautiful moved to a larger store in Brooklyn, NY where expanded her merchandise and launched a full-service day spa. Karen closed the shop 2012 to open her 8000 sq ft factory to manufacture for mass-market distribution in thousands of stores including Target, Kroger, Sallyís Beauty Supply, and many more. In 2016, KBB withdrew its products from mass retail and is currently available at karensbodybeautiful.com.

Karen is a highly sought after speaker and business consultant and has participated in many industry and business related lectures and panels. She is an active community volunteer who has worked extensively with at-risk urban youth, particularly teenage girls. Karenís Body Beautiful Hair Care has garnered awards from Jones Magazine, NaturallyCurly.com and Natural Review. The company and its products have been profiled in a myriad of media, including Huffington Post, Allure, New York Times, New York Daily News, Black Enterprise, Ebony, Essence, Juicy, Hype Hair, Vibe Magazine and many more.

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