Essie Weingarten Reflects on the Evolution of Her Iconic Nail Polish Brand

“In 1981, with a background as a ladies hosiery buyer for major department stores and a passion for nail polish, native New Yorker Essie Weingarten launched her eponymous cosmetics company with a flight to fabulous Las Vegas and 12, vibrant, idiosyncratic and inventively-named colors -- and she soon gained a powerful word of mouth following.” Read more at Entrepreneur.