Owning a business takes grit, determination, and passion, and one teenager in Brooklyn, New York, is proving she has what it takes to run her own beauty supply store. Paris McKenzie, who is about to enter her junior year of high school, exhibits a certain level of professionalism that makes her employees feel comfortable working with her.

The 16-year-old ventured into the world of Black hair business last month and became the first teenager in Brooklyn and the youngest Black owner of a beauty supply business. The Black Hair industry is a very lucrative one but it is dominated and mostly run by non-Blacks, mostly Asians.

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