This is a big milestone for Olive + M, and needless to say, Mariska and I were pleasantly surprised when we got our Google Alert emails for the day and saw our very own brand right there in our inbox! Big things are happening here at Olive + M this month, and although they’re still in the works, we can’t wait to share them with you!
A very special (and big!) thank you to all of our customers and supporters! Read Texas MD’s article on Olive + M below.
Olive + M Is Changing The Face Of Skin Care
What comes to mind when hearing “skin care regimen?” Is olive oil included on that list? More than likely, it’s not. Olive oil is supposed to be for cooking, right? Well, what if there was a skin care product out there whose main ingredient was olive oil, as well as many other natural ingredients? Would you try it? Mariska Nicholson, Founder of Olive + M, just might change your mind.
Having been born and raised in Austin, Mariska decided to move away from home after high school. She found her way to New York City, where she studied design and worked with the likes of Calvin Klein and Ralph Lauren. After eight years of the “Big Apple” life, she moved to Los Angeles where she worked as a wardrobe stylist and costume designer for 10 years. She then found her way back home to Austin and decided to attend the Texas Culinary Academy. Mariska
explained, “Fashion, food, beauty and art. I enjoy all things visual and tactile, and to me, these things are all intertwined. In 2010, I took my culinary experience and began experimenting with food for the face and body”… read the rest of the article here.