Champion U.S. Skier Lindsey Vonn To Launch Cosmetic Company

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A favorite athlete among world wide media outlets, Vonn has been on camera all her skiing career, and beyond it | Courtesy photo

She’s already the most successful female ski racer of all time and now, in Spring,  Lindsey Vonn announces plans to launch for her own U.S. based cosmetics company.

“My life doesn’t revolve around winter anymore,” — Lindsey Vonn in recent interview

No stranger to spotlight, skier Lindsey Vonn is the talk of the ski-entrepreneur worlds | Courtesy photo

Vonn addressed audiences at Denver Startup Week, an entrepreneurial event specially geared growing business know-how and  networking. Vonn is a regular to celebrity red carpets and TV interviews, as well as a pioneer of wearing makeup while skiing. She said creation of her cosmetics company is already underway, and credit card enterprise, Chase Ink is on board as a partner.

Vonn is deeply involved in product testing and said, until the company’s launch next spring, branding is to remain “top secret.” She did leak the company’s line will include five distinct beauty products and perfume.

Lindsey Vonn announce recently her plans to swap slopes for small business | Courtesy photo

“I didn’t know what to expect when I retired, but now I’m focusing all of my competitive energy and drive into starting my own business.… It’s a learning process, but beauty is something I’ve always been passionate about. To me, putting on makeup is like putting on my game face. When I have my makeup on, I feel like I’m ready to attack the world and anything is possible.”  — Lindsey Vonn

Vonn’s Ski Accolades:

  • 82 World Cup race wins

  • 3 Olympic medals

  • 8 World Cup season titles (a record)

  • 1 of 2 female skiers to win 4 overall World Cup titles

  • 1 of 6 women to win World Cup races in all five disciplines of alpine skiing

Skier Lindsey Vonn and NHL player P.K. Subban announced their plans to wed | Vogue photo archive

On the home front, Vonn announced her engagement to P. K. Subban, an NHL defenseman, last month. Vonn and Subban have shared intention on moving to New Jersey, and Vonn’s Vail home is for sale.

Related: Lindsey Vonn and Fiance P.K. Subban Spill Engagement Details


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3 thoughts on “Champion U.S. Skier Lindsey Vonn To Launch Cosmetic Company

  1. I for one can’t wait for her ski cosmetics line. I completely understand the need. I’m tired of my makeup getting all over my ski goggles and smearing on my ski coat every weekend.

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