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Community Highlights: Meet Seanice Waddell of Monè Cosmetics

Today we’d like to introduce you to Seanice Waddell. 

Hi Seanice, so excited to have you with us today. What can you tell us about your story?
People navigate life from adolescence longing to establish their identity and beauty. Moreover, not only to be seen as beautiful but feeling beautiful. I share this desire and have grown the passion to help people break barriers of living up to society’s expectation of what it means to be beautiful and instead Defining Your Own Beauty. So, in 2018 I sought out to do just that by founding Mone’ Vegan Cosmetics, a brand powered and inspired by people’s creativity and uniqueness in creating their own style with makeup products. Mone’ is extremely dedicated to the safety of our audience’s skincare and avoids the use of any animal products or testing, highlighting our all-natural and vegan makeup line. Our efforts at Mone’ have led to successes, such as our features inside of several storefronts. This past June our company was invited to participate in Michigan’s Fashion Week and recently landed an invitation to Glam Fest in Brooklyn, New York, this Fall. We are grateful for these accomplishments and for our future opportunities. 

I’m sure you wouldn’t say it’s been obstacle free, but so far would you say the journey has been a fairly smooth road?
My passion in making our mission successful has been met by many obstacles to overcome. This includes building a team of motivated photographers and people that share the same desires in building and intriguing our audiences. I have learned that in my failures in launches and branding my products that it is okay to start back to “square one” to reach more success and impact larger masses of people. Learning from mistakes has led me into identifying key Brand Ambassadors. So, not just the “popular” or trendy socialites but people who are just like me and my target audience. This has created authenticity in our brand and continues to help us become more successful and spread the importance of people identifying their own beauty. 

Appreciate you sharing that. What should we know about Monè Cosmetics LLC?
Mone’ Cosmetics was created to empower women to feel beautiful no matter what society deems acceptable because we believes beauty comes in all shapes & sizes. Mone’ Cosmetics shows our support for a variety of health awarenesses by featuring products that highlight corresponding awareness colors. Our mission is to let the world know you define your own beauty Mone’ Cosmetics is a cruelty-free/vegan product that provides beautiful long-lasting color with creamy texture that becomes a silky lightweight stain after wearing. The moisturizing creamy formula helps protect the skin from environmental stressors resulting in a young-looking appearance. This product contains avocado oil, grape seed oil, sweet almond oil, and vitamin E. 

Who else deserves credit in your story?
There’s no limit of gratefulness I have for everyone that has played a part in making Mone’ Cosmetics successful. I am forever indebted to the inspiration of people that have joined alongside me in piloting this business and am especially thankful to people I have loss over the years that may have physically left earth but have left impactful legacies on myself and our community. I strive daily to continue to make them proud and in doing so have dedicated several collections to our “Fallen Angels.” In addition, our collections have also been inspired by breast cancer survival and awareness. We even provide a percentage of our profits into foundations in this regard. The outpouring of support everyone has given me in launching my brand and following my dreams to make it successful will never go unnoticed or unrecognized. To all my friends, associates and partners that have joined along this ride with me- thank you for believing in me. We will not stop in continuing to empower each other and will continue to win and defining our own beauty.

Pricing:

  • Matte lipsticks: This high-coverage lip stain that provides beautiful long-lasting color. The creamy texture becomes a silky, lightweight stain after wearing. Its lightweight liquid texture increases the intensity of your makeup for matte and satin, long-lasting finish. Paraben-free, Vitamin E infused creates lips feel soft, moisturized, and comfortable. $20
  • Glitter lip kits: Create a room-stopped glitter lip that doesn’t leave a dry or patchy look. 3 piece set: lipstick tube of glitter & brush Step 1: apply lip stain Step 2: wait 3-5 minutes for your lip stain to completely dry before applying glitter. Step 3: use brush provide or use fingers easy to transfer from tube of glitter to finger with one touch. Step 4: apply as much glitter as you like Step 5: make sure you set the tone of the room with your glitter lipstick. $25
  • Lipgloss High shine, pigment glossy gloss delivers a beautiful sheen and a rich tint of color for an extremely long-lasting shine. DETAILS Lightweight, comfortable wear Long-wearing color Kiss-proofVitamin E infused formula provides intense hydration and moisture for lip pucker perfection. $14
  • Waterproof eyebrow pencil Create precise hair-like strokes for full defined brows with this easy to hold retractable pencil. No sharpener required; one twist of the pencil and the tip will always be sharp. Equipped with a spoolie to blend color and brush brows into place. Features and Benefits: Waterproof Vegan Cruelty Free10+ Hour wearSmudge-proof $ 15
  • Water Concealer A multi-tasking eye remedy that conceals imperfection and retouches everything from acne scars/dark circles to redness/pores. This super-blendable formula immediately brightens and smooths while giving the skin a firmer, more illuminated look. Infused with Vitamin E to nourish skin. Features & Benefits *Vegan * Gluten Free * Enriched with Vitaminn E to nourish and protect skin. $16

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Image Credits

Mike Byrd
Wayne grace
Q11 photography

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