Robin Shobin is the founder of Charlotte's Book, a beauty and wellness website, and HALO Sport (use promo code HALOMAX to get 20 percent off!), a new sports drink featuring the little-known amla berry. Learn why your sports drink sucks and what to do about it.

What you'll learn from this episode:

  • How Robin went from a soul-sucking job of 14 years in the finance industry to building the startups of her dreams in beauty and wellness.

  • What Robin has learned about the efficacy of various anti-aging strategies -- and why some that appear mutually exclusive aren't necessarily so.

  • The downsides of common sports drinks and why Robin thought the market was ripe for innovation.

  • The health benefits of a strange Indian berry that you'll surely hear a lot more about in months to come.

  • The specific conditions under which you may need to pay particular attention to your hydration status.

  • And much more!

Resources from this episode:

Charlotte's Book

HALO Sport (use promo code HALOMAX to get 20 percent off!)

Robin at Instagram

Robin at Facebook

J.P. Morgan

Michele Promaulayko at Twitter

Yahoo Health

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

Yahoo Beauty

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