A loan of $1,000 helped to buy new cosmetic products such as nail polish, cotton, polish remover and many other items.


Lucine's story

Lucine is a 27-year-old Lebanese single woman. She’s living with her parents and one working sibling. She’s the one taking care of the family and trying her best to cover all their needs.

Lucine started to work as a beautician from her home in 2007. She has her loyal customers who believe in her fashionable and stylish beauty designs.

Today, she’s asking for a youth loan from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l. to buy new cosmetic products such as nail polish, cotton, polish remover and many other items. This will increase her sales by 30%.

In the future, she plans to take more Kiva loans and open her own beauty salon.



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