Chrissie was schooled in Zimbabwe and graduated from the faculties of Medicine, Science (Human Genetics) and Ophthalmology at Wits and Pretoria Universities. Her Masters thesis was in Corneal Ulceration. She worked as a consultant at St John Eye Hospital for 2 years before opening her private practice.
She has been an external examiner for the Masters degree in Ophthalmology at Wits and a clinical lecturer and is still an examiner of clinical Ophthalmology for the University of Johannesburg’s final year optometry students. Chrissie has lectured, published and presented numerous scientific papers at congresses.
She founded Chrissanthie Cosmetics and Eye Cleanse together with her pharmacist friend Christine Deist while practicing at the Sandhurst Eye Centre in 2011. She lives in Johannesburg with her husband and two children.
Christine is Technical Director, a Pharmacist by profession, and co-founder of Chrissanthie Cosmetics and the world-famous eye cleanse™ product range.
Christine keeps the technical side of the business running smoothly, and ensures our revolutionary and trade marked formula meets the highest quality standards, including maintaining EU Approval status.
Anelle is General Manager and looks after all operational and administrative functions. Anelle is a qualified Somatologist, and a qualified Lash Artist, so you can quite comfortably discuss all related topics, and ask her any technical and product related questions you might have.
She’s very active on our Social Media platforms too, and stays abreast of what’s happening in the lash, brow and beauty industry. She’s also known for negotiating the best possible shipping rates for our international distributors.
Lyrene has joined the company in her capacity as VP of Marketing and Sales and will be managing the production, development and marketing of Chrissanthie Cosmetics USA from our base in Austin Texas. She is an avid runner and enjoys many different hobbies, amongst these art and music.
Her passion for retail sales and marketing started 15 years ago. The exciting and ever evolving pharmaceutical industry is where she wanted to be and always enjoyed a challenge for new business development. She endeavours to deliver a personalised and professional service to all her valued pharmaceutical and optometry customers which are like her extended family….
Moretlo is hands-on, organised and super-efficient when it comes to warehouse and distribution. She ensures that each fabulous parcel of gorgeous Chrissanthie goods gets delivered in superb condition to each destination around the world.
Her background is nursing and she has extensive experience in the sales and marketing of Ophthalmic products internationally and in SA.
Azariya is Office Administrator and ensures the efficient performance of all departments in the company. She maintains a welcoming and enjoyable working environment, handling external and internal communications and management systems.
Azariya is an outgoing and intellectual person and has strategic vision. She has an eye of detail and is very creative. She portrays the face of the company.