Alki Organix

American Made Since 2012

Shirley Makela

Seattle, Washington
Alki Organix is truly natural & healthy skin care. You take care to eat delicious healthy food, feed your skin the same!

Tell us about your business.

Alki Organix is my second career. I decided it was time to follow my heart. I studied for, and received my certificate as an AADP Certified Holistic Health Coach Because I have sensitive skin and very little is available to me on the market I solved my own problem by making my own skin care products. I had so much fun, and they worked so well I began Alki Organix, a company dedicated to healthy skin care. Alki Organix is dedicated to healthy & natural skin care with a twist - luxury! Featuring Manuka Honey and Chocolate skin balms! I am just getting started, but am getting raving fans! I sell direct, and through retailers. My goal is to continue to build my retail presence, and I am off to a good start!

What makes your business stand out?

100% of the ingredients used in all formulas have a skin benefit. Alki Organix is cutting edge skin care because it contains no water - made with organic and natural oils and butters - but the formulas are not greasy! But they are a bit of decadence, because it's good for the soul!

What's the best business advice you've received?

The key to solving any problem is to truly understand the problem! Every problem is an opportunity - so never let a perfectly good problem go to waste!

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