Empowerista TV

Each week the founder of #Empowerista, Alex Wehrley, interviews empowered, purposeful and successful women breaking barriers in a variety of fields.

A makeup artist's misfortune turned into a mega business

Today you'll find TNT Agency getting celebrities "makeup ready" for major award shows and teaching the next generation of makeup artists. But the agency had very humble beginnings. The year Alejandra Barraza had a baby and decided to take the year off, her husband lost his job. He then rented out an office space to try and start a sales training business, but it would soon organically turn into their makeup training and artistry business. Watch to see how she (and her husband) turned her family's misfortune into a mega business.