Sometimes mishaps do not just make people unhappy. If thousands of people are ripped up forever, others have taken advantage of the calamities to start a story that will become an inspiration for the greatest number.
Yve-Car Momperousse is the founder and CEO of Kreyòl Essence, a company specializing in the production and sale of natural products for hair, skin and aromatherapy products.
"In 2008, I went to a beauty studio in the United States to iron my hair. Because of a temperature too high, I lost all my hair, "says the young entrepreneur, eyes beaming with light.
Reflecting, I remembered my mother who often used oil palma-christi (Lwil maskriti, Creole) to heal my hair, she adds.