Herald Sun

Saturday June 18



Beauty Queens

Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder — but it is also in the capable hands of these women. BEAUTY school dropout. Who can forget the Grease hit — Frenchy from the Pink Ladies, her hair in rollers, lamenting over the salon sink about a “ne’er do well”. Not anymore. It’s 2016 and savvy women are taking on the beauty industry with new gusto. Forget the salon sink, they are singing all the way to the bank. Women know women. Talking to a crop of Melbourne businesswomen who have launched successful start-ups in the world of cosmetics, one thing is tantamount — service.