HERStory: Tatiana, Sina & Tina
Names: Tatiana Tara Arslanouk, Sina Mamkegh, Tina Mamkegh
Occupation: CEO/Co-founder, COO/Co-founder, CMO/Co-founder
Recently featured in House of Coco
Tell me a little about your business
“Tarnish-Me-Not is dedicated to providing revolutionary solutions that lead industry expansion, while positively impacting the lives of others through philanthropic efforts. Our patented formula replaces generations of jewelry care products with the most effective, accessible and affordable solution to preserve your jewelry against tarnish, while protecting your skin from irritation. Dermatologist tested and approved, Tarnish-Me-Not is highly recommended for those who suffer from mild to severe skin allergies caused by Nickel. Spray Tarnish-Me-Not directly onto jewelry for long lasting protection and a flawless finish. Tarnish-Me-Not is a proud partner of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, to which we donate $1.00 for each unit sold – all year long.”
Do you have a personal philosophy or words to live by?
“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
What makes you feel like a powerful woman?
“There’s nothing more empowering than watching something you’ve created solve problems that affect the daily lives of millions. Hearing our customers’ feedback is the most rewarding and inspiring part of this journey; and it’s a constant reminder of why we started. Breaking the glass ceiling is never going to be easy, but it only means that we’re achieving what others believe couldn’t be done.”
Fill in the blank. I want my clothes to make me feel ________.
“Expressive and powerful”
Who are your top 3 badass female role models and why?
“It’s difficult to name only three. For starters, our mothers are the badass women who raised us to be who we are today. Not to mention, all the women who are paving their own way and refusing to take ‘no’ for an answer. That includes every little girl dreaming of becoming a badass woman herself.”
What is your favorite tux-couture piece?
“The Alina Slim Pant”
Why did you pick that piece? Tell us more.
“The Alina Slim Pant is the LBD of professional wear. No wardrobe is complete without it.”