Products That Made Their Inventors Billions
The youngest self-made billionaire woman in the world, Sara Blakely started up with an investment of $5,000 into shape wear pantyhose for women. A eureka moment springing out of her personal grouse with seamed-toed, riding-up-the-leg hosiery, Spanx is now providing tough competition to big league players like Victoria’s Secret. Reported to be worth more than $1 billion as of 2012, Ms Blakely has women around the world—even celebs—swearing by her magic body con creation.
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