Founder, LAMIK Beauty
Kim Roxie, founder of LAMIK Beauty, a Veganmakeup line seeking to build women’s self-esteem and reveal they're a natural beauty. Formulated without parabens, Kim has created environmentally conscious products with a message for multicultural women.LAMIK stands for Love And Makeup In Kindnessbecause Beauty is Revealed, not applied. At age 21, Kim founded LAMIK Beauty out of her college apartment. Then opened her first store in SharpstownMall. LAMIK Beauty has been highlighted as one of the eight top black-owned beauty companies by BET. The LAMIK line was featured in select Macy’s stores, making Kim the youngest black woman to launch a cosmetic line inside of a major department store. Mayor Parker named June 23rd “Kim Roxie Day” while being a scholar of the Goldman Sachs 10,000small business, Top 30 Influential Women of Houston by D-Mars, and Winner of the odyssey Media Keys to Success Business Pitch Competition. Houston Business Journal named her 40 under 40 and the American Business Journal named her one of the most influential Young Executive lists. Kim Roxie has raised $300,000 since 2014 for uninsured African-American women to get breast health screenings. Roxie is a graduate of Clark Atlanta University, Houston Community College Esthetics program, Goldman Sachs10ksb, and Tuck business school at Dartmouth.