As Essential Elements grows beyond Chicago, we thought it would be best to reintroduce you to the marvelous team of people that keep Essential Elements running like a well oiled machine.
Lola wears many hats at Essential Elements. Her main focus is data entry, occasionally she can be found on the sales floor during trunk shows and sales events.
Lola is a lover of layers, a bold red lip and all things healthy living. She keeps team EEC on our toes when it comes to living as green as possible. She's retired from the airline industry so be sure to ask her about all the travel tips and tricks next time you're in the boutique.
Who is your favorite Essential Elements designer? " Alembika! "
How long have you been at Essential Elements? " About 4 years"
What's a book that changed your life? "The book that change my life is called The Game of Life and How to Play It by Florence Scovel Shinn. It opened my mind to the power within and unlimited potential available to me and to everyone. "
What is your go to work lunch and snack? "Plant Based Junkie, across the street from the boutique. I love the burger and the taco. It's best solution to a meatless diet along with being delicious and healthy."
How long have you worn your hair in locs? " I decided to loc my hair 23 years ago while in my 40s, I was over the hair drama. Since then I have been drama free with limitless versatility and style. "
What is your most memorable travel experience? "It was the year I spent New Years Eve on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro. It felt like it was a million people on the beach, everyone dressed in white paying homage to the African Goddess Yemanja."
True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul.