Alison O’Neil, Beauty Becomes You Charitable Foundation (North Fulton Business Radio, Episode 261)
Beauty Becomes You Charitable Foundation Founder Alison O’Neil joined host John Ray to discuss how her organization and their volunteers give lonely seniors a renewed sense of self worth. “North Fulton Business Radio” is produced virtually by the North Fulton studio of Business RadioX® in Alpharetta.
Beauty Becomes You Charitable Foundation
BBYF was founded in 2005 by Alison O’Neil in memory and spirit of her kind hearted father who said to her, “Beauty becomes you,” just before he died. In an effort to provide a positive experience for older adults and their families by fulfilling common everyday grooming needs of seniors with limited access, opportunity, and means to aesthetic health programs, aesthetic healthcare services including basic hair, skin, and nail care as well as massage therapy are provided by volunteer licensed cosmetology and healthcare professionals (aesthetic health professionals) in safe, convenient locations for seniors.
Since the program began, approximately 500 amazing volunteers have served more than 5000 senior clients over 15,000 services. They receive requests all the time from all over the world for programs.
Alison O’Neil, Founder
Ms. O’ Neil, B.S., M.E., A.R.S. has been practicing in the fields of Medical Esthetics and Aesthetic Rehabilitation for over thirty years. After twenty-seven years in dermatology and 5 years in plastic surgery she shares her pearls of patient care with professionals nationwide.
Among her professional publishing and media credits, Ms. O’ Neil has served on the editorial board of Progressive Clinical Insights, The Medical Journal for Skin Care Professionals published by the NCEA. She has been nationally recognized in Self, Mademoiselle, Woman’s Day, American Health, Harper’s Bazaar and Town & Country magazines as well as several major newspapers and television networks including CNN, TBS, ABC & NBC. Her most recent publication on Geriatric Aesthetics can be found in Aging Well Magazine.
Point of Contact for Beauty Becomes You
Questions/Topics Discussed in this Show
- History- Why Beauty Becomes You- the name.
- Why our target audience is Senior Adults and Caregivers
- Our mission: To prevent Failure to Thrive Syndrome.
- What services do we provide to meet our mission.
- How are we touching Seniors today while the pandemic continues and restrictions continue to keep older adults from seeing their family and friends directly? Circles of Light initiative
- Georgia and Beyond- our mission to GROW our outreach.
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