Der thinks that beauty and confidence can be enhanced through permanent cosmetics. This is what inspires her to learn and grow as a permanent cosmetic artist.
Born in Philadelphia but raised in Wisconsin Rapids, Der moved to Eau Claire/ WI to become part of the Eau Claire Body Care team!
Der decided to work in the Beauty Industry when she was 20 years old. She believes that working in the beauty industry enables her to empower women and help others to boost their confidence and self-esteem. Fun fact about Der: Before wanting to work in the beauty industry field she actually wanted to become a mechanic!
After receiving her Aesthetician license, Der performed facials and waxings for two years. It was during this time, she was introduced to permanent cosmetics and continued for one year before joining Eau Claire Body Care.
Der is the first generation of her family in the United States, her parents are native of Laos. She speaks English and Hmong and likes to spend time with family and loved ones, exploring the outdoors, and working on projects. She dreams of traveling the world while being exposed to different cultures, languages, views, and people.