Olamide Olowe is the co-founder and CEO of Topicals, a skincare company for chronic skin conditions that is transforming the way people feel about skin by donating a percentage of sales to mental health organizations and taking the focus off of “perfect” skin. Growing up with multiple chronic skin conditions, Olamide developed a passion for dermatology. As a student-athlete at UCLA, she co-founded SheaGIRL in partnership with Shea Moisture and discovered her love for business. Olamide is the youngest Black woman to raise over $1M– having raised $2.6M from investors like Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Hannah Bronfman, Bozoma Saint John, and Lerer Hippeau. Topicals is currently sold at Nordstrom + at mytopicals.com. Olamide is passionate about harnessing the power of culture, technology, and science to improve the relationship between women of color and the beauty industry.