March 2015: L.A. Weekly, foodandwine.com, KCET.org, and others write up Foodie Shares’ Los Angeles launch, stirring online debate about whether this app will change the state of the restaurant industry. FarmHouse Fresh ® announces it has partnered with Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Rock Spa ® in Tampa to develop the renovated spa’s brand new menu that combines their whimsical bath and body products with an array of fantastic treatments. Elite Skin Care spa announces debut of revolutionary sequential ultrasound facial. Soothe massage-on-demand app is featured in Scottsdale magazine.
Feb. 2015: Tech Crunch announces that Soothe raises $1.7 million in funding. Prestige facial spa Elite Skin Care founded by master esthetician Liza Wong in San Mateo, and Foodie Shares iOS app and food marketplace, become clients of Carolyn Kamii PR.
Jan. 2015: Soothe massage-on-demand service featured in Robb Report Health and Wellness, South Florida Luxury Guide, outtraveler.com and Miami Herald. The new Ginger Sorbet travel-sized body milk by FarmHouse Fresh ® is featured in Glamour. Makeup Artist Brett Freedman uses FarmHouse Fresh ® on actress Amy Poehler while prepping her face for the Golden Globes.
Dec. 2014: FarmHouse Fresh ® announces availability of Gourmet Mineral Bath Soaks as amenities for bath butler and turndown services at hotels, resorts, and spas. Adorable new travel-sized body milks are featured in hundreds of blogs and websites during the course of 2014. Beverly Hills hairstylist Nelson Chan is quoted multiple times in “Epic Hair Tips from American’s Top Celebrity Hairstylists” in MarieClaire.com. Travelers on American Airlines read about Soothe in American Way.
Nov. 2014: C magazine and Refinery29.com feature Soothe. US Weekly features Bourbon Bubbler by FarmHouse Fresh ® in “Fall Harvest.” Mom.me features the artistic talents of Nelson j Salon stylists and colorists who help makeover three lucky moms. Le Mieux Cosmetics launches new Skin Perfecter 4-in-1 at-home beauty tool on QVC, and sells out immediately!
2013: InStyle features Nelson j Salon in its prestigious annual “Black Book” of top salons and spas. Refinery29.com and InStyle.com feature the salon’s new hair extension rental service, plus Vogue Japan features its Color Touch Up Bar. Le Mieux gains traction as a go-to line for top celebrities, including celeb fitness trainer Tracy Anderson who features the brand in her highly-anticipated holiday gift guide. LA Times features Palmpring Organic Coconut Mattress. Launch of Nelson j Beverly Hills Argan Oil 7 haircare line takes place in June!
2012: Le Mieux is featured on Extra TV show. Actress Kate Hudson talks about Le Mieux in interviews with VanityFair.com, WhoWhatWear.com, and others. Bath Bar holds a celebrity-studded grand opening event for its lifestyle store in Hermosa Beach. Palmpring Organic Coconut Mattress becomes a client.
2011: Carolyn Kamii Public Relations signs up anti-aging skincare brand Le Mieux Cosmetics, and successfully promotes artist Pam Douglas’ The Life of Water show at TAG Gallery.
2010: Launch of Whoopie! shea-butter body cream by FarmHouse Fresh ®, which quickly becomes its all-time bestseller!
2006 - 2009: Carolyn Kamii Public Relations works with FHI Heat hair tools, transforms it from being a little-known brand into a global sensation with numerous celebrity fans. FHI Heat’s tools gain distribution in multiple countries across several continents.