The LIPBAR released it’s Island Gyal Collection, The Lip Bar’s first ever celebrity collaboration with Justine Skye, a Brooklyn bred singer and songwriter with Jamaican roots who represents the best of The Lip Bar ideals….defining your own truth, having the freedom to do it your way and evolving into your best you on your own terms.

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We had the opportunity to talk to the Founder and CEO of the company, Melissa Butler. Melissa went into depth on how this collaboration happened and why she wanted to collab with Justine Skye.

“Justine Skye was the perfect person to collaborate with because she’s always speaking her truth, she’s always being her most authentic self and we just wanted to celebrate her and celebrate her heritage.”

Melissa also spoke about being an entrepreneur. Melissa talked about the difficulties of being a ceo and leader. She also gave advice to young upcoming entrepreneurs. She said, “you must know your why and must have a solution.” She’s referring to you must know why you want to start a company and their must be a lane that needs a solution.

Justine Skye spoke to us about the collaboration as well. The inspiration behind the products and name of the collaboration.

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Photo courtesy of TheLipbar.com

Photo Courtesy of TheLipbar.com

She also revealed she’s dropping new music this year and that she will be partnering up with a company for the special release. Justine currently has no one featured on the new project as of yet.

Go support this new Island Gyal Collection. We gotta start supporting and building economic wealth with our own.