MEET THE TEAM
We are a passionate and diverse team of business-savvy entrepreneurs and creative artists. We come from different backgrounds and lifestyles, and have varying personalities and interests. We represent different parts of the world. Our unique mix makes the R₂R formula infinite.
RHI, Founder & CEO
business consultant with a creative mind + cultural explorer + dancer at heart
Rhi is an experienced Senior Business Consultant at a top Fortune 500 company. She completed her BA in Economics and Dance at Barnard College at Columbia University. Prior to her entrepreneurial journey, Rhi has conducted extensive research on the beauty market and has worked at a major beauty company.
ANGELA, Creative & Product Development
make-up artist + teacher + world explorer + reiki & mindfulness + aspiring painter
Angela is a former Key Account Manager and is currently an international professional makeup and hair artist with 12 years of experience. Her work focuses on Education, Fashion, Advertisement and Beauty. She has worked with Glamour, MarieClaire, Armani, Escada, NYFW, VMA, and celebrities, such as Tina Turner and Miranda Kerr. She teaches aspiring makeup artists and mentors women in business on personal beauty.
DIANE, Business Operations & Design
business strategy & design consultant + UXD + humanitarian + design thinker
Diane is a Senior Business Strategy & Design Consultant at a Fortune 500 technology company. She is a Smith College graduate with a BA in Economics and has an extensive background working with nonprofit organizations dedicated to shining light on Human Rights issues. She has experience working with a renowned Korean cosmetics brand, and is a clean beauty buff and advocate.
NICK, R&D Technical Director
cosmetic formulator + consultant + educator
Nick has over 40 years of experience in the beauty industry, having worked both in research and formulation as well as laboratory management. He spent most of his career at one of the largest cosmetics companies in the world before opening up his own consultancy and laboratory to provide custom formulations to large and small beauty companies. Nick is also a professor of cosmetic science at Long Island University College of Pharmacy, and travels globally to teach and train on formula development.
ALICE, Graphic Design Intern
student + dreamer + music lover + freelance designer
Alice is currently studying Communication and Design & Environmental Analysis at Cornell University. She hopes to participate in more projects related to design and sustainability. Alice is a strong advocate of clean and ethical beauty.