Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in beauty and cosmetics but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Aerie B., Owner of A|Bar LLC, located in Baltimore, MD, USA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

A|Bar is the Experience. We provide a top-tier experience & top-quality services to our beauty babes in the DMV & surrounding area. We are an Esthetics Bar.

Tell us about yourself

I'm Aerie B, a licensed esthetician & business owner of 4years. This industry sparked my interest a few years before. I started this empire as a makeup artist & quickly advanced as I was booked for big gigs, such as New York Fashion Week. Later, I opened A|Bar, a beauty oasis. Providing exceptional experiences to beauty babes in the DMV area. We specialize in all things Brows, lash extensions, body waxing & skincare. The beauty industry is what I was born to be in. A|Bar motivates me every day to get up & do what I love & am truly passionate about.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

Waking up every day to do what I absolutely love is one of my biggest accomplishments.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

Owning a business comes with a lot of discipline. That has been one of my most hardest things thus far. Disciplining oneself to reach new heights is important; stay strong.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

  1. Stay consistent.
  2. Put your best foot forward every day.
  3. Keep Going!

Where can people find you and your business?


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