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Tata Harper: Beauty Maven

Tata Harper

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An up-and-coming skincare entrepreneur, the Colombian-born Tata Harper, 35, grows some of her organic ingredients—calendula, lavender, narcissus flower—on her Vermont farm. Horrified by the chemicals in most creams, she spent five years researching all-natural alternatives. "Women should not have to be guinea pigs to be beautiful," she says.

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