“Shaving is a personal choice, and no one should be telling women what to do with their hair. The fact is, we all have body hair. Some of us choose to remove it, and some of us choose to wear it proudly—and either way, we shouldn’t have to apologize for our choice.”

Georgina Gooley is a businesswoman and the co-founder of the female-forward razor brand, Billie. She also is an advocate for the end of the Pink Tax, the extra amount of money that women pay for their everyday products. Through Billie, Gooley has helped create campaigns that promote body positivity, diversity, and equality for women as well as clean beauty and social causes around the world.

Nationality: Australian

Industry: Beauty

Q: What is your business advice for other young professional women?Forbes

A: “If you want to start a business, find something that’s important to you – it can be anything as long as you truly care about it. There will be a lot of distractions along the way so having a north star is important. And most importantly, back yourself.”

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