Melanie Stewart’s revolutionary ZIIP Beauty is an esthetician in your palm. The attractively styled unit delivers a groundbreaking combination of micro and nano currents at very specific waveforms to increase ATP, a key factor in collagen production. The accompanying Golden Gel is a wild concoction that includes 24-karat gold and synthetic cone snail venom (yes, cone snail venom) that is specifically formulated to create a pathway for the electricity to move through. Users then choose one of the treatments on the app from the “Electrical Cocktail” menu — Energize, Sensitive Energize, Vitaleyes or Total Clearing. An alert will pop up saying “Send this treatment to your ZIIP?” — tap the button and your ZIIP will begin ticking and flashing to let you know it’s good to go; ZIIPBeauty.com.
As the way we do business constantly evolves, a familiar force in the Miami area is taking on the challenges of an unpredictable future. For Miami Business School, students from all backgrounds are adopting an ethos that business is much more than dollars and cents.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we tracked down a few of Miami’s leading Hispanic entrepreneurs to get a glimpse into what it means to be your own boss and how to effectively balance an ever-changing world where a regular 9 to 5 just won’t cut it.