Myers is the founder and Executive Director of Kimane Cosmetics,
which is headquartered in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. Born
in St. Andrew, Jamaica on May 30, 1962, Lorna migrated to the
Cayman Islands in 1982. She is the mother of two children, Zena
and Kimane. The company is named after her son.
Prior to becoming a Certified Esthetician
and Makeup Artist, Lorna worked for the national airline of
the Cayman Islands, Cayman Airways. She joined Cayman Airways
in 1986 as a junior flight attendant and became a senior staff
member in 1991. After 12 years of service with Cayman Airways,
Lorna retired early in 1998 to devote full-time efforts to Kimane
Lorna was crowned Mrs. Cayman Islands Universal in 1996, Mrs.
All Nations Mondial (Mrs. World) in 1997 and the World's Perfect
Petite Lady in 1998. During the past three years, she has served
as a beauty pageant judge for local, state, and international
competitions throughout the United States. She has also made
dozens of personal appearances and is actively involved in community
services for charity events.
Lorna obtained her bachelor's degree in Business
Administration with honors in 1995 from the International College
of the Cayman Islands. She received her Esthetics' Certification
from the Face Place Institute in Kingston, Jamaica. Ms. Myers
is an accomplished Makeup Artist and obtained her license in
Makeup from the Makeup Institute of San Francisco. In addition,
she completed advanced esthetics training seminars and workshops
at the recently held Esthetics, Cosmetics and Spa Conference
in Las Vegas, Nevada. She also holds certification in a variety
of specialized areas such as skin analysis, hyperpigmentation,couperose
and acne treatments through the Aesthetics International Association(AIA)
in Toronto, Canada. Her advanced training includes an exposure
to plastic,cosmetic, and reconstructive surgeons and board certified
dermatologists. She ha also worked with makeup artists with
expertise in film, TV and stage application.
In her own words, Lorna believes that "every
woman should strive to maintain unique identify." She has
been excited by the consumer response to her product line and
notes that "using Kimane skin care and cosmetics gives
my clients the confidence to face each day positively. As I
like to tell them, "Let's face it, you deserve it."
Kimane skin care products feature nature's most enriching
botanical's,vitamins, minerals, alpha hydroxyl acids, and
essential oils in the most scientifically advanced formulas.
Each product is designed to nourish, refine, energize and
balance the skin within and without to ensure improvement
of skin condition, texture and feel. The ingredients used
in Kimane skin care products are chosen for their beneficial
characteristics. Kimane skin care products are noted for
their high caliber performance. Our products work safely,
consistently and can be trusted.
Kimane Cosmetics has built a reputation of being one of
the most prestigious lines of color cosmetics in the industry.
Kimane has responded to the needs of our clientele by
developing a product line of unsurpassed quality for women
of color. Our products are manufactured to the highest
standards of quality under FDA regulations. They are cruelty
free,(not tested on animals) fragrance free, environmentally
friendly and hypoallergenic.
Kimane uses only the finest ingredients available
and this affirms our commitment to products that incorporate
the latest developments within the beauty industry.
Kimane Cosmetics product line has been developed specifically
for women of color. It has been estimated that women of
color are represented by approximately 75 different skin
tones ranging from ebony black to almost white. Because
of the different range of skin tones, we have developed
foundation shades in different formulations-liquid mousse.
creme to powder, and two-way wet/dry, to suit every skin
Our loose and pressed powders are designed
to absorb shine, keeping makeup fresh and natural looking
Kimane's blushes contain no D&C
red dye, so even the most sensitive acne patients can
use them. Our lipstick are long wearing and contain active
conditioning agents. Colors are available in over 100
variations and in three formulas-pearl, matte, and creme.
Eye shadows come in velvety mattes and crushed pearls,
creams,shimmers and shadow dusts. As with our lipsticks,
the range of eye shadow color selection and texture options
simply cannot be surpassed. Our smudge proof mascara is
available in 6 different colors, each of which contains
keratin and is approved for contact lens wearers.