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           TO YOUR SUCCESS
      I must admit that I am a little overwhelmed as I write my Eye on Arbonne
      success story. I have been truly humbled by my experience over these

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      past four months. Ever since Arbonne entered my life, it has provided
      endless blessings for me and everyone I have shared it with.

      In October of 2005, our family just happened to be on vacation
      in Hawaii when a golden opportunity fell into my lap. You see, I
      was born and raised in Kahuku, Hawaii but now reside in Phoenix,
      Arizona. The two climates are like night and day; so on every visit
      back to my home state, my skin would always break out. On this
      particular trip back home, I ran out of the product I had currently
      been using. I asked my sister-in-law, NVP Cynthia Aiu, if she knew
      where I could get more of my skin care products. That is when she
      handed me a skin care sample set and told me to try her line. Inside
      the pack was a complete set of the NutriMinC® RE9 anti-aging skin
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      care products from a company called Arbonne. I used the products                                 Independent Consultant, Executive Regional Vice President
      and wow! I discovered four things at that point — I loved the prod-                                                   Sophia Russell Region; Phoenix, AZ
      ucts and I wanted the discount and tax incentives, but I did not want
      to sell anything and was absolutely not going to have any of those
      in-home Presentations. I had done network marketing before without                          of heart about doing Arbonne as a business. At first, I figured this
      much success, so I really was not interested in getting involved with                       would be a fun way to potentially make a few extra dollars to pay
      another network marketing business any time soon.                                           for a couple of girl’s nights out with my sisters. However, not long
                                                                                                  after starting an Arbonne business, I realized it would also be a
      Our vacation soon came to an end and we returned home to                                    perfect full-time career. I remember calling my husband, Darwin,
      Phoenix. Like most women, I could not wait to share my new skin                             now an Area Manager, and getting his full support on my decision.
      care products with my family and friends. Everybody loved Arbonne                           He even agreed to help me in anyway that I needed. It was then
      and I was so amazed at how incredibly well the products worked                              and there that I decided and committed to my own success. Without
      and how much they were enjoyed by those who were introduced                                 this conscious decision, I would not have succeeded. I had to dream
      to them. Because of such a positive reception, I had a little change                        big, visualize and write down my goals, and then read and repeat
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Sophia with her Why: Darwin, Nakiya, Te’ani and Nahina.

                                                                                                                                      The Russell-Ohana family at Sophia’s Mercedes-
                                                                             Sophia with the Russell princesses:                      Benz car presentation.
                                                                             Te’ani, Nahina and Nakiya.
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                            success strategy:

“   Be positive, happy and just go for it.
 them to myself every day. Even my 3 year old repeated, “I am an RVP,”
 daily with me.

 My business grew gradually, but really took off after I called my
 good friend in Hawaii, RVP Genevieve Wasson, and asked her to           Area retreat 2006 at Neta Irwin’s house: Laquita Conway, Nyree Silva, Neta Irwin,
 take a serious look at the business. She jumped in with full force,     Connie Bullock, Maggie Purcell, Sophia, Genevieve Wasson and Cirina Culberson.

 and with the help of my sister-in-law, Cynthia, went absolutely crazy
 in Hawaii. After a lot of hard work and team building, we finished
 Region in just four months.                                                To Cynthia, Genevieve and all of my Hawaii sisters: I love you guys
                                                                            and am truly grateful for each and every one of you. The only rea-
 It has been an extremely fast ride for my team, one filled with a          son I am here is because of all your hard work and perseverance.
 range of emotions. I have had my share of ups and downs, and at            Mahalo, from the bottom of my heart.
 times, have wanted to quit. Like others, I struggled with self-doubt
 and major disappointment. But, I learned that the people I have on         To Neta Irwin, Cirina Culberson, Janet, Tara, Cindy and all of my
 my team were truly meant to be a part of my team, while the oth-           Arizona “ohana” family: Thank you for taking me in, loving me, and

                                                                                                                                                                                                     The testimonials in this story reflect the actual experience of an individual, are anecdotal only, and may be atypical.
 ers who rejected the opportunity were not meant to be at this time.        for being my support and motivation to not only start Arbonne as a
 Overall, I have been extremely happy and excited. I feel like I have       business, but to “get ‘er done!”
 gotten the spark back in my life. Arbonne gives me something to look
 forward to and get really excited about. With Arbonne, I have also         To my daughters’ wonderful grandparents, Willie Mae and Greg
 experienced a wonderful journey to personal growth and developed           Russell: Thank you. You both were always so willing to watch
 my self-confidence by doing things I never thought I would do, like        the girls while we pursued our Arbonne dream through countless
 pushing past the roadblocks and overcoming the dreamstealers.              Presentations and meetings. A million thank yous. To my daughters’
                                                                            amazing uncles and aunties, Andre, Aaron, Anitra, Tanya and
 I want to thank God Himself for being my provider and the one I            Lisa: Thank you for always being there to help us out. You all are
 turned to for help and guidance. This was indeed an answer to our          the best!
 prayers. As a family, we were looking to change our lives, so that
 we could truly have the potential to be financially free. Arbonne was      To all of my friends and family who believed in me and bought
 the blessing we needed that allowed us to get out of being in the          products just to support me in my new Arbonne business: A million
 same rut for the next five years.                                          thanks to all of you.

 To the greatest support team at home and my Why for doing                  For anyone contemplating doing Arbonne as a business, my advice
 Arbonne, my Russell girl princesses, Nakiya, Te’ani and Nahina: I          is to just go for it. It is totally worth it. Life is too short. Just take that
 love you guys! You are my angels and gifts from heaven. You make           leap of faith and jump in. Your dreams and all of your desires are
 my life worth living. Thank you for being so supportive and for help-      waiting for you. Remember to always stay positive, focused and
 ing me build my Arbonne business. This is all for you.                     happy. You can do anything you put your mind to!

 To my wonderful husband, my eternal companion and my best
 friend, Darwin: Thank you for being you! Thank you for your never-
 ending love and support, leadership and “failure is not an option”
 attitude. I appreciate you and love you with all of my heart. You
 believed, supported and encouraged me every step of the way. This
 recognition belongs to you as well, because I truly could not have
 done it without your encouragement.

The Arizona team at Sophia’s Mercedes-Benz Car presentation.

                                                                                                                                             Arizona and Hawaii VPs:
                                                                                                                                             Tara Overholser, Cirina
                                                                                                                                             Culberson, Dr. Janet
                                                                                                                                             Cline, Sophia, Neta Irwin
                                                                                                                                             and Cynthia Aiu.

                                                                                                                                             The three Russell brothers
                                                                                                                                             and family: Desi, TK,
                                                                                                                                             Dagny, Brandi, Reggie,
                                                                                                                                             Ajai, Analicia, Te’ani,
                                                                                                                                             Kourtney, Nahina,
                                                                                                                                             Nakiya, Sophia and

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