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Lani is the CEO and founder of Simple Sugars. Simple Sugars is anLaniLnim all-natural skincare company that manufactures and sells all-natural sugar scrubs especially formulated for sensitive skin. Lani founded Simple Sugars in December of 2005, when she was 11 years old, in an effort to create natural skincare products that would be safe to use on her ultra-sensitive skin and relieve her eczema.
Now, ten years later, Lani’s brand has been endorsed by beauty editors at some of the world’s biggest beauty magazines, has garnered a loyal fan base all over the country, and Lani is the 22 year old CEO of a multimillion dollar company and business partners with billionaire Mark Cuban. Lani is a role model for young women everywhere and her passion for inspiring girls to follow their dreams has made her an ambassador for female entrepreneurship.
After graduating from high school in 2012, Lani decided to forgo her college acceptance to devote herself fully to Simple Sugars, so Lani loves to speak about what it’s like to choose to not get a college education and find success through a more unique path, and her experience growing a business as a young woman and high school student. Lani has spoken to groups of all ages, backgrounds, and demographics, but she particularly enjoys speaking to high school and college students. In addition, Lani has 10 years of business experience to draw on, and can cover topics from marketing to what it’s like to scale a business literally overnight.
Simple Sugars is an all-natural skincare line especially formulated for sensitive skin. Simple Sugars products cleanse, exfoliate, and moisturize in one easy step so you never need any additional lotion or moisturizer.