Margret Riverson Essien, popularly known as Grety Riverson is a name that rings a loud bell with pomp and pride in the beauty industry in Nigeria and the United States of America.
Her company, Grerivian Cosmetics company is one of the shining lights of the industry. In a little over a year of their operation, they have defined the landscape with their unique products and services that have clearly placed them at the apex of the ladder.
Grety Riverson started Grerivian Cosmetics in 2016 as an extension of her passion in motion. According to her, she created the company out of the need to create a sustainable cosmetics brand that would help to build confidence in women and men.
In pursuit of excellence and desire to transform the beauty Industry in Nigeria, she immersed herself into building Grerivian Cosmetics into a world class beauty brand. Grerivian Cosmetics is a luxury skincare brand. It started in 2016 with products like the multivitamin bathing soap, pink lips cream, knuckle eraser, pure whitening cream and more. The Grerivian brand started from Lagos, Nigeria and moved to Houston, Texas, USA in late 2017.
“Grerivian Cosmetics is becoming a leading international brand with varieties of products to suit different shades and skin tones. The company is dedicated to providing the best quality products and services. Happy customers is our number one goal! Our motto still remains “Glow With Pride”. ” says the Chief Executive Officer, Margret Riverson Essien popularly known as Grety Riverson.
Apart from being the CEO of Grerivian Cosmetics, Grety Riverson, who is based in Houston, Texas is also a certified beautician, YouTuber and a brand influencer.
Margret Riverson Essien started the Grerivian brand in Lagos in 2016 before migrating to Houston, Texas, United States of America in 2017 where the fortunes of the brand continues to soar even as their customer base never pales in Nigeria.
Margret Riverson Essien is a native of Mpkat Enin local government area of Akwa Ibom State. She celebrates her birthday June 7th of every year.
In her professional years as a beautician she has worked with the likes of Winifred Amy, Jolie Hyacinth and many others.
“My childhood experiences taught me that whenever I hit hard on the ground, I must stand up no matter the weight I have to carry. Success is determined by how many times you get up. Finally, I would like to say to intending beauticians and clients, “choose what suits you best and stick to it. You will be known for being unique. Create your own brand,” she says.