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Beauty Intel is at the forefront of innovation in the beauty industry. Powered by a network of beauty leaders and disruptors, Beauty Intel is first to launch thrilling formulations and delivery systems. Be in the know and gain first access to the latest advancements in skincare and makeup.
Jess Mandeville is an international beauty product expert with hundreds of hours of live TV experience. Jess has helped to develop beauty brands in the US, UK, Europe and Canada. As seen on NBC, MTV, People Style Watch, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, HSN, QVC and international TV shopping channels, Jess is tuned in to new developments in the beauty industry.
Vbeaute is designed for everyday women with various skin types; women who desire extraordinary skin without all the fuss. All Vbeaute products are Swiss formulated with the latest in beauty technology, visibly helping your skin fight the appearance of aging. We believe in results, not promises.
The no!no! hair removal device represents the latest in hair removal technology created for use in the convenience of your own home.
Using cutting edge Thermicon technology, the NoNo! utilizes the power of heat to put an end to unwanted hair with no mess, burns, cuts, noise, pain or irritation.
No!No! holds the record for the most sales ever recorded on HSN in a single day!
Aging may be inevitable, but the visible signs don’t have to be.
From general skin care to premium anti-aging therapies, Neova is an industry leader.
Among one of first skin care companies to bring photodamage repair to the anti-aging category, their award-winning, proprietary Copper Peptide Complex targets damaged skin to visibly repair it.
Neova was among the first skin care companies to understand the fundamental link between DNA damage and skin aging, and the importance of skin’s ability to repair its own DNA.
Today, Neova’s pivotal research CONTINUES to revolutionize photodamage repair.
DNA + Copper [DNA + Cu] Combination Technology supports the natural processes of skin repair and protection, putting these products at the forefront of photodamage repair.
Established in 1947, the House of Orlane is renowned for its scientific approach to beauty and elegant skincare formulas designed to improve, maximize and restore the skin’s natural processes that weaken with time, environment & lifestyle.
THE ANTI-WRINKLE PATCH, PERFECTED
SiO wrinkle smoothing patches are multi-use, medical-grade silicone patches – contoured to fit and flex like a second skin. They plump and erase lines and wrinkles while you sleep!
April 2018, marks Serious Skincare’s 23rd year on HSN. The brand has generated over $1 billion in sales in the last decade and is the #1 skincare line on HSN programming today – #1 in hsn.com web sales and #1 in customer counts committing to auto-delivery. Serious Skincare began as a handful of products designed to battle Acne – and has grown into a full spectrum skin care and beauty line with nearly 200 different products designed to address skin care challenges from acne to aging; from sagging skin to dry skin; from discoloration to wrinkles – whatever skin you are in, Serious Skincare has the solution for you.
Serious Skincare maintains its original, straight forward, positioning – providing effective solutions for beauty and skin care problems. The problem/solution positioning has served both the brand and the consumer well, placing Serious Skincare among the top performing lines in the television retailing arena. Serious Skincare has a large and loyal customer following. Nearly a half million HSN viewers identify Serious Skincare as their brand of choice for their skin care and beauty needs. 100,000-plus of those customers are members of our Beauty Club – the exclusive preferred customer “club”. The Beauty Club receives targeted mailings and emails advising them of special offers and new product introductions.
A top performer across all media platforms, Serious Skincare continues to innovate and successfully connect with consumers via digital and social media outreach programs.
Honeypop is the first ever #DIY anti-acne face mask kit – a perfect assortment of complexion-loving actives to mix and match at home for a customized, professional facial designed by you, for you for WOW! looking skin.
Kit includes: Kick It Off Mud Mask Base, Chillax De-Puffing Magic Serum, Scrub It Away Exfoliating Jelly, Immaculate Pores Clear Vibes-Acne Treatment, and a mixing bowl and spoon. One product for all skin types. Cruelty free and dermatologically tested.
In just minutes a day, you can reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, while experiencing an improvement in skin texture, quality and smoothness. Using wavelengths that are scientifically proven to stimulate fibroblasts to increase collagen and elastin, Celluma’s low-level light therapy is a safe, effective and convenient way to achieve a healthy, youthful glow in a natural, non-toxic, non-invasive manner.
Consult Beauté is an internal, external system from renowned plastic surgeon and E! Television personality, Dr. Terry Dubrow. While most anti-aging products only offer topical creams, Consult Beaute goes one step further with an innovative combination of time-fighting topical products and ingestible supplements to help support healthy skin, hair and nails. Give your body what it needs to look and feel fabulous.
Dr. Terry Dubrow is a renowned plastic surgeon known best for his work on E! Television’s “Botched” and other reality television programs. He is also an accomplished author, publishing over 30 papers in peer-reviewed surgical journals and co-authoring the book “The Acne Cure.”
Heather Dubrow, a prominent television personality and wife of Dr. Terry Dubrow, plays a key role in the development of Consult Beaute. She tests each product herself and provides recommendations on how to make them even better. Having tried all of the formulas, Heather loves being able to present the line from a woman’s point of view.
Introducing REMAY shave gel bars, a product designed to incorporate the most important parts of a good shave – moisture and glide. A rich combination of omega-3-6-9 oils (coconut) to nourish and moisturize the skin and tea-tree oil to cleanse. REMAY’s shave gel bar packaging was designed so you can quickly shave in-or-out of the shower, where ever you prefer to shave.
Evoté is an evolution in skincare that takes advantage of both cutting-edge ingredient technology and revolutionary research of our body’s ability to restore vital functions overnight. By capitalizing on the 24-hour circadian rhythm and kinetics of our skin’s natural cellular process, Evoté is fiercely challenging the status quo of anti-aging with their EVO-lutionary™ elements designed to affect the very future of our skin.
Backed by 3-generations of some of the most credible and authoritative researchers in the skincare industry, Evoté utilizes the latest discoveries in biology that confirms our skin’s barrier is much more receptive at night, allowing the absorbtion of powerful age-defying nutrients. This process maximizes our skin’s natural restorative functions and helps fortify our skin’s defenses for next day. In addition, their study of Epigenetics – how the environment effects our skin – has also lead them to develop a patent-pending technology that, for the first time, allows for precious melatonin to absorb directly into the top layer of the epidermis thanks to their exclusive delivery system.
Evoté’s comprehensive, responsive skincare collection works best when combining their breakthrough 12-HR BioComplex™, designed for nighttime, with their daytime defense, White Carbon Complex™.
12 hr BioComplex™ is a patent-pending technology created to help optimize the skin’s natural nighttime functions to restore, detoxify, re-energize and replenish, while White Carbon Complex™ focuses on purifying and shielding the skin’s outer layers from environmental contaminants and helps the appearance of dullness.
Discover what other beauty brands haven’t. The truth about the evolution of modern age-defying.
SIROT™ is formulated with breakthrough technology based on Silicium, an essential mineral found in every organ of the human body and key to the health of our skin and its properties. Topically applied this mineral is able to plump and smooth the skin and with continued use, retrain the skin to produce more collagen naturally. SIROT gives skin a glowing, dewy finish and reverses the look of aging.
Active Argan™ uses breakthrough technology never seen before in the cosmetic industry by combing Ozone and Medical Grade Oxygen with 100% pure, organic, cold pressed Argan Oil, to exponentially elevate Argan Oil’s natural benefits. The combination of ozone and oxygen create a new molecule called an “Ozonide.” Ozonides preserve the nurturing properties of the Argan Oil AND add new regenerative and anti-aging properties to the formulation. Clinical tests show that the Activated Argan Complex™ increases skin hydration and improves elasticity. Collagen and Elastin appear optimized – all functions which help fight visible signs of aging and bring back skin’s natural, youthful appearance. Active Argan™, is devoted to providing products formulated with the purest and safest ingredients, based on the latest and most innovative science and its patent pending activated Argan oil technology. We seek out unique ingredients from around the world to make globally influenced skincare, with clinically proven anti-aging results. Active Argan embraces an “age-gracefully, naturally” mantra – encouraging women to invest in skincare protocols that slow down and revert symptoms of aging to reveal their most beautiful skin.
Honeywell invents and manufactures technologies that address some of the world’s most critical challenges around energy, safety, security, productivity and global urbanization.
A Fortune 100 company with $39.3B in sales in 2016, Honeywell creates solutions that improve quality of life for people around the globe — generating clean, healthy energy, and using it more efficiently; increasing our safety and security; enabling people to connect, communicate, and collaborate; and equipping our customers to be even more productive.
FORSAKEN, LLC, PARTNERS WITH HBO® IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW LUXURY FRAGRANCE & BEAUTY COLLECTION INSPIRED BY THE AWARD-WINNING HIT SERIESTRUE BLOOD®
The Forsaken collection launched exclusively with Multi-Channel Retailer HSN on August 9, 2012
Forsaken LLC, a creative partnership between Multi Media Exposure LLC and Virtue Development, entered into its first ever outside partnership with HBO Global Licensing, to become the Master Licensor of the Forsaken brand inspired by its Emmy® and Golden Globe® winning hit series True Blood. The Forsaken collection introduced a seductive and sexy fragrance that was featured in an array of beauty and home ambiance products including perfume, nail lacquer and candles.
The Forsaken collection launched exclusively on HSN, HSN.com and via HSN mobile on August 9, 2012, in conjunction with the show’s fifth season on HBO, spotlighted with four, one-hour segments running starting at 12:01 a.m.
In capturing the sexy allure of the cult television program, Forsaken LLC’s Creative Director, Katie Borghese, created distinct packaging for the perfume which features a deep red, blood – dripping nametag that provocatively dips into the side of the curved, vampire fang shaped bottle. The liquid within contains a blood red swirl that twists and twirls as the liquid seductively moves within. The bottle’s lace overlay gives the fragrance a beguiling look that is reflective of New Orleans’ rich and mysterious culture.
Virtue Development Company’s substantial expertise in specialty fragrance packaging and brand development enabled them to bring the Creative Department’s vision to life. This fragrance line was uniquely challenging due to the intricate level of detail in all facets of the brand.
Scipione (Skip) Borghese, President and CEO of Multi Media Exposure, Inc. said about the collaboration: “I have never been surrounded by such visionaries in the retail world as Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN, Inc. and James Costos, VP Global Licensing HBO. James’s unique vision for the brand and inspiring demand for perfection combined with Mindy’s never-ending drive to bring the HSN’s dedicated customers a new and powerful retail experience, is sure to provide a thrilling product launch. Retail as we know it will never look, feel or smell the same.”
Additional products using all the graphics developed by Forsaken LLC include a luminary by DL &Co. and a nail polish duo by celebrity manicurist Deborah Lippman, along with her first lip color ever. Both of these brands are licensees of Forsaken LLC, as well as, clients of Multi Media Exposure.
Eric Katigbak is a self-proclaimed dessert fanatic with a passion for baking and over 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry producing commercials and music videos. Throughout his career in the entertainment industry, Eric baked delectable creations which he gifted to celebrity clients. They, along with his family and friends, encouraged him to take his love of baking into a professional direction. In June of 2010, Eric started Velvet Rope Bake Shop and is excited to share his love of baking beautiful and unforgettably delicious desserts for all occasions.
LAQA & Co. is a New York based cosmetic brand that’s about more than just beauty.
We offer über convenience as standard. And a little bit of altruism in every box.
We began with the Nail Polish Pen – high gloss nail lacquer in a pen, so you can easily do your nails anywhere in just a few clicks. And followed up with the Fat Lip Pencil, a glossy lip pencil in a handy jumbo pencil – that needs no sharpener.
Mind you, these aren’t just pens or pencils – they’re little pieces of art too.
We cover our packaging in unique artwork by young artists looking to get their work seen by lots and lots of people. And our Artists get a cut of the profit from every product purchased. Just below you’ll see a different artist featured every month.
So spread the word…
Hi! We’re Winky Lux.
Like pretty things? So do we.
Launched in October 2015, we make high-pigment color cosmetics at a price that’s nice. Cruelty-free, paraben free, phtalate free and non-toxic, our makeup is made from the highest quality ingredients known to woman-kind. Creators of the Lip Pill and best-selling Flower Balm Lip Stain, we strive to create products you love to wear, want to flaunt, and can’t help but share on Insta.
Dropps is committed to delivering superior cleaning in the safest, most sustainable and most convenient way possible. Our products are effective, eco-friendly, economical and deliver superior cleaning for your laundry, dishes and home.
An entrepreneur whose story epitomizes the classic American dream, Hayati Banastey started the JACHS brand in 2008 with the idea that artistry and intricate attention to detail should make clothing effortless to wear. Today we design fabrics from scratch and apply them to contemporary silhouettes inspired by vintage American styles. We are constantly experimenting with fabrics and innovating techniques in our local wash house to transform the most unique, comfortable, and wearable clothing. Our philosophy is simple. A person should look great without really trying.
Contours Rx is a cosmetic line of wearable technology able to erase signs of aging safely, immediately, and cost-effectively. Whether you use Contours Rx products in lieu of cosmetic surgery or simply as a daily confidence booster, you’re able to see instant results that look and feel natural but are always safe for everyday use. Contours Rx helps people of all ages rediscover their inner and outer beauty without resorting to surgery.
Beauty Bioscience is a highly edited performance skincare collection with the award-winning GloPRO® tool as the centerpiece of the brand. Founded by father-daughter team of Dr. Terry James and Jamie O’Banion, Beauty Bioscience is dedicated to providing Truth in Beauty™.
Discover the secret of a beautiful, colorful, and tasty garden with the Spray-N-Grow system. This organic, all-natural, nontoxic product has reaped amazing results for green thumbs across the globe for over 20 years. The micronutrients found in this system work on any type of plant it is sprayed on and when used with fertilizer or plant food it gives them the necessary nutrients they need to flourish and thrive. Research has shown that Spray-N-Grow has increased the size of the plant, improved root structure, and enhanced the color and taste of fruits and vegetables. The battery-operated pistol sprayer makes it so easy to apply and since its non-toxic there is no concern about over-spraying. Your neighbors will grow green with envy over your beautiful landscapes and garden!
For over 80 years, Perlier has specialized in the manufacturing of products derived from the active ingredients of medicinal plants. Using the latest pharmaceutical research and technology, Perlier provides high quality, functional and fun products that address the concerns of today’s woman. Our philosophy stems from the desire to make products that treat the skin with nourishment and protection while also answering specific problems of the aging process.
Clinically proven, patent-pending teeth whitening systems created by celebrity dentist Dr. Jennifer Jablow and tailor-made for you. Whether looking to whiten your teeth in one day, one week or keep them white while on-the-go, intelliWHiTE® has a whitening solution for you. intelliWHiTE® is the only whitening product able to whiten your smile as well as a professional dentist office treatment.
Deborah Lippmann is the go-to celebrity manicurist for the most fashionable magazines and renowned fashion houses around the globe. After years of experience in the industry, her eponymous line of lacquers and treatments for nails, hands and feet is as coveted as her incredible talent. her authority in Nail was undeniably established.
With innovative vacuums, carpet sweepers, bare floor cleaners and user-friendly chemicals, BISSELL redefines “clean”. Founded in 1876, BISSELL has continued to manufacture high-quality and practical homecare products. They understand the importance of making cleaning products to meet the needs of all customers’, their budgets and personal schedules. Committed to sustainability, BISSELL is leading the world to be cleaner and greener.
Tammy Babitzke is based in MME’s Clearwater, FL office.
She began her career in retail after graduating from Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC.
She was a buyer for Federated Department stores, Duty Free shops onboard cruise ships and Dillard’s Department stores before finding her true love, Live TV shopping.
She has over 12 years of experience with Live TV shopping.
She was part of the HSN’s Beauty merchandising team before taking over the Off Air sales areas of Auto-Ship and Upsells for HSN. She left HSN and has worked with brands on selling to HSN, Evine, QVC US, QVC UK, QVC Germany, QVC Italy, TVSN Australia and TSC Canada.
She loves finding new products and brands and guiding clients through brand strategies that result in success on air. She grew up in the frozen north in North Dakota and Minnesota and gladly moved to Florida after graduating from college.
She and husband, Joel and daughters, Katrina and Katia call Clearwater home.
Caroline is a design director who brings over ten years of experience in overseeing manufacturing and product development.
With an entrepreneurial spirit, love for painting and writing, Caroline specializes in creative direction while overseeing existing projects and new concepts.
She loves her babies, family, books, the beach and modern art.
Lorenzo Borghese is a US and Italian citizen who was born in Milan, lived in Rome and outside Paris, and currently lives in New York City.
Lorenzo graduated from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida, has an MBA from Fordham University in New York and currently juggles a variety of challenging positions in the pet and cosmetics industries. He is the founder and president of Royal Treatment Italian Pet Spa, a high-end bath, body and skin care line for pets, using the finest natural cosmetics from Italy. Royal Treatment is currently the largest pet line on the shopping channel, HSN, where Lorenzo acts as the on air spokesperson for the line. Lorenzo is also founder of RoyalPetClub.com, an ecommerce discount pet site. Due to his love of animals, he is involved in many animal welfare organizations including: North Shore Animal League, the ASPCA, the AC&C of NYC and American Humane Association.
In the cosmetics arena, Lorenzo is a managing partner of LB2, LLC, a private label Italian cosmetics company that sells numerous brands to major department stores.
Lorenzo is probably best known for his appearance on ABC’s reality TV show: The Bachelor – Rome, which was viewed by more than 20 million people in the Fall of 2006. He has also appeared on numerous television shows including: Good Morning America, Ellen, Live with Jimmy Kimmel, Extra, ET, The Insider, Access Hollywood, Dancing with the Stars, 20/20, Nightline and has made three appearances on Live with Regis and Kelly.
More recently he stared in his second reality show, “Coming To Holland, Undercover Princes.” This series was aired in the Netherlands on the major network SBS6 in the summer of 2009. In December of 2010, Harper Collins released Lorenzo’s first novel called, “The Princess of Nowhere”. It is a historical fictional romance novel based on his relative, Pauline Bonaparte Borghese, one of the most famous women in Europe in the 1800s.
Essie joined the MME family 3 years ago and brings with her ten years of experience from The Star Ledger, NJ’s #1 Newspaper.
Essie’s wealth of knowledge and background in sales coupled with her excellence in Customer Service made her the perfect addition to the MME team. Essie currently provides high level administrative support to management and staff.
In addition, Essie lends her talents to the Accounting Manager, assisting with accounts payable and various projects.
Essie enjoys the excitement of MME and contributing her ‘shopping’ skills and taste level to expanding the MME brand.
Located in MME’s Clearwater, FL office, Toni Maddox joined as Assistant Brand Manager in 2013. With a cheerleading scholarship, Toni studied Business Management and Fine Art at Fairmont State University in West Virginia. She brings with her a broad range of retail sales and management experience. Her role in MME is to help clients enter the world of HSN, and to help them navigate through all of what it entails to get on-air and succeed –whether it be from keeping track of QA, assisting in developing and producing on-air support, casting for models, attending shows to ensure all things are in place, or helping with branding, marketing and creative ideas to help the clients grow their productivity, Toni is there every step of the way!
Born in Schweinfurt, Germany in the late 80’s, Toni grew up in a small rural city in southern Maryland located just miles off the Potomac River. In her spare time she is a cheerleading coach for a local all-star prep team working with young girls’ ages 5-8. Toni loves riding her bike at the beach, experimenting with yoga, painting and going on wilderness adventures with her boyfriend Chris and friends.
Mary Jean Monk has worked at Multi Media Exposure (MME) for over six year having come to MME with over ten years’ experience in accounting and customer reporting. A native of Bernardsville, NJ, MJ graduated from Montclair State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Food Service Management. She worked in the Food Service Industry for over 20 years leading her to the position of General Manager at Service America with focus on the accounting side of the business. She was also the Accounting Manager at CAG Design whose number one client at the time was M&M Mars. Her knowledge of Accounting and Production led her to join MME in 2006. She prides herself on making good productive relationships with all of MME’s clients and uses her accounting and customer service skills making sure the financial element of the business runs productively.
When she is not at MME she is busy relaxing in the sun enjoying her free time with her family and friends. Her true passion though is yoga, enjoying the opposition in working with numbers to the creative side of yoga practice. She is a licensed yoga teacher having been practicing for over 11 years. Practicing yoga allows MJ to continue to create a stronger body and mind which allows her to be a better person, patient, energetic and focused. Her goal is always trying to seek balance whether it is at work, at home, or on the yoga mat.
Lori Wall is based in MME’s Clearwater, FL office.
She has over 10 years experience in the television retail industry and a passion for this truly unique business.
Previously she was Director of On-Air Presentation at HSN and has been with MME as a Brand Executive for the last 5 years.
Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, Lori earned her Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Missouri – Columbia.
She worked as a reporter, anchor and producer in St. Louis, Tampa and Washington, DC.
While in the nation’s capital, she translated her media expertise to Public Relations and became the Broadcast Media Communications Officer for the Investment Company Institute, the mutual fund industry’s lobby organization.
Lori relocated to Florida after being recruited by HSN and has made the west coast of Florida her home since then. In her downtime, Lori loves to be outdoors – kayaking, fishing and frequenting the nearby dog beach with her weimaraner, Buddy and fiancé Ken.
Tracy Cruise is our resident Canadian, born and raised in the Prairies. After graduating College Tracy moved to the mountains of British Columbia, where she embraced her love of skiing, mountain biking, hiking and motor biking. During this time Tracy built her career in Sales and Marketing mainly in the beverage industry. She began with a startup alternative beverage company, where she quickly became National Account Manager for Canada and later the United States. Tracy was a key player in launching new brands from the development stage to the marketing strategy and sales in North America. Tracy launched Odwalla Juice in Canada (now owned by Coca Cola), including designing the inventory and distribution system. She was later recruited by Naya Water where Tracy landed her biggest client, a coffee company called Starbucks.
When she moved to the ski resort of Whistler, BC, Tracy started her own company marketing and distributing brands to the resort businesses. It was during this time that Tracy was tapped by Coca Cola where she became the 1st female District Sales Manager for Coca Cola in Canada, managing 3 divisions.
In 2002 Tracy married Scott Daal (an adventure racer/banker) and moved to the USA. It was through volunteer work that she met the Borghese family and started working with MME LLC. . As Vice President of Sales, Tracy has managed many aspects of the business from identifying and introducing new products and innovation to the Networks, to strategizing brand growth within the DRTV platform while maintaining alignment with the brands global initiative in traditional retail as well as the digital and social media space. Tracy works closely with Shopping Networks in the USA and Internationally.
Tracy is continually stretching her knowledge and has her Certification in Health and Nutritional Coaching and Feng Shui consulting. When she is not doing business, you’ll find her playing outside.
Katie Borghese is an entrepreneur, creative director, and passionate advocate of children’s rights and education.
She received her Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Hollins University.
During school, she studied abroad in Florence, Italy where a lifetime love of Italy ensued.
After school, Katie moved to New York, where she fell in love with Prince Scipione Borghese, to whom she married in the Borghese Chapel at Santa Maria Maggiore Church in Rome.
Today they have four beautiful children: Massimo, Francesca, Leonardo and Isabella.
In November 2008, Katie launched her new home fragrance line Casa di Francesca. Inspired by Katie’s love of art and travel, Casa di Francesca brings Old World European excellence to homes through an array of fragrances and hand crafted accessories.
Katie also serves as the Creative Director at Multi Media Exposure where she designs and consults for brands in the direct-to-consumer marketplace.
During her more than 20 years volunteering in the non-profit sector, Katie has worked with the Salvation Army’s “Operation: Compassion Under Fire” 9/11 response team in New York City, served on the board of Heartworks, an acts of kindness group created in response to the tremendous acts of kindness that sustained so many families in the weeks and months following 9/11 & traveled on a medical mission to Fond-des-Blanc, Haiti with her father, Dr. William Long and she is a founding board member and Chairman of the Board of More Than Me, an organization that makes sure education and opportunity, not exploitation and poverty, define the lives of the most vulnerable girls from the West Point Slum of Liberia.
Princess Amanda Borghese was born in Boston, Mass.
She spent the first 18 years of her life in Connecticut, and then moved to Madrid, Spain.
At a wedding in Florence, Italy, in 1965, at the age of 21, she met her husband, Prince Francesco Borghese.
Upon marrying in 1966, she moved to Rome, Italy.
Her first two children, Scipione and Ilaria, were born in Rome. Her youngest son, Lorenzo, was born in Milan.
In 1974 the family moved to Paris, France, where they stayed until 1977, when they moved to the United States.
Princess Borghese has created, managed, and participated in a myriad of successful businesses.
While in Rome, she designed and created her own jewelry line.
Upon moving back to Connecticut, Princess Borghese became the National Representative for The Barton Connett’s Chateau Country Cooking School, as well as the International Coordinator for Previews Fine Real Estate.
In 1980, the family moved to New Jersey, where Princess Borghese started a 6-state, 11-store boutique franchise which she sold in 1986.
Six months later, Princess Borghese headed the US division of the famed London based perfumery, Floris of London, with stores in Short Hills, N.J. and on Madison Ave in New York City.
For the past 18 years Princess Borghese has worked with her son, Scipione, representing Perlier & Elariia Italian Bath and Body products – first on QVC, and up to the present, on HSN.
Princess Amanda Borghese debuted her jewelry line, The Princess Amanda Collection, on HSN in July of 2008. She manages to travel extensively around the world, as well, both in relation to her jewelry business and for pleasure.
At the same time Princess Borghese enjoys strong family ties, spending as much of her time as possible with her four grandchildren.
She is also involved in many charities, among her favorites: Habitat for Humanity, City Harvest, Saint Anthony’s Breadline for the Homeless, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and Boys Scouts of America, where in 2003, she and her husband, Francesco, were honored with the Man and Women of the Year award.
At Lilibeth we believe eyes are the one feature that can make every woman truly beautiful. Our technique is a fusion of traditional European tweezing methods and an advanced brow shaping tool we developed. By creating naturally perfect brows attention is brought to the eyes, creating an overall younger look.
Skip is the President of Multi Media Exposure Inc. (“MME”), a brand incubator, investor and marketing agency that leverages Skip’s longstanding success and experience with creating, marketing and growing a multitude of products and ideas across far-reaching outlets such as live TV shopping networks, internet platforms, and retailers.
MME has navigated the growth of many well-known brands, including: Perlier, Deborah Lippmann, Beauty BioScience, Intelliwhite, no!no!, Kyrobak, Brow Shaper and Voloom.
Skip Borghese served (2016 – 2017) on HSN’s Partner Advisory Board, a select group assembled to share their collective expertise and HSN experiences as well as generate ideas to inspire newness, innovation, creativity and avenues for brand growth to continuously improve and redefine shopping experiences on all platforms.
In 1991, at the age of 23, Skip debuted on QVC with Perlier’s bath and body product line. After 5 successful years on QVC, Skip moved Perlier to HSN, where it remains today.
In 2002, Skip launched Elariia, a new bath and body line that he later sold to Perlier.
Since taking over representation of the brand on HSN in 1996, Skip has grown Perlier into one of the largest and most successful bath and body lines on live TV shopping.
Skip graduated from Hobart College and worked in investment banking at Bear Stearns in New York, NY before joining his father’s business in the cosmetic industry where he helped launch numerous upscale brands, including: Fendi Perfumes, La Perla Perfumes, Diego Della Palma, Gayle Hayman and Orlane Cosmetics.
Skip was born in Rome, Italy and is the first son of Prince Francesco Borghese and Princess Amanda Borghese – a surname directly traced to 12th Century Siena and includes multiple Cardinals and Popes of the Vatican.
Skip is also a founding board member of More Than Me, an internationally acclaimed non-profit dedicated to educating and empowering exploited and poverty-stricken girls from the slums of Liberia.
He is married with four children and is fluent in English, French and Italian.