Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in skincare but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Trevor Cates, Founder of The Spa Dr., located in Park City, UT, USA.

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

I'm a naturopathic physician, author, documentary and podcast host, and founder of The Spa Dr., a natural skincare line. My customers are women looking for natural solutions for their skin, health, hormones, and aging.

Tell us about yourself

My own struggles with my health, hormones, and skin set me on this path to help others avoid the struggles that I went through. Seeing the transformation in my patients' and customers' skin, confidence and health motivate me to keep doing what I'm doing and work hard to reach even more women.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

Being a USA Today bestselling author and founder of The Spa Dr. skincare line.

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

Doing it all and being the one who cares about it the most.

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

  1. don't try to do it alone.
  2. spend time building a solid foundation before launching.
  3. build your dream team to support you.

Where can people find you and your business?


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