Turlock mom unlocks benefits of almonds through skincare business

Name of business: Bloom & Butter

Type of business: Skincare products

Location: www.bloomandbutter.com

Contact information: @bloom.and.butter on Instagram

Specialty: 100% natural, cold-pressed almond oil

 

History of business:

Almonds are a nutritious nut which have become synonymous with the Central Valley, but one Turlock resident has turned their benefits into a skincare product which has customers glowing.

Tara Tickenoff is a mother to three and when she’s not taking care of her children, she’s working at her part time job or helping her husband with one of his several businesses — one of which produces almond cooking oil. When Tickenoff learned about all of the perks of almonds from her husband, she began using a cold-pressed version of the nut’s oil as a way to ward off stretch marks during her most recent pregnancy. 

“I realized there was a market for this stuff and that it really works,” Tickenoff said. 

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