Once-homeless Palestinian refugee reveals how she made MILLIONS after launching med spa

A Palestinian refugee has revealed how she grew to become a self-made millionaire – after overcoming homelessness and launching a med spa franchise out of her New York City condominium.

Fatema Love spent most of her early years ‘homeless and hungry,’ earlier than she and her household fled Palestine amid the nation’s struggle with Israel.

However, after coming to America at age 15, issues did not get a lot simpler for the businesswoman, since she stated she struggled to ‘slot in’ with the individuals round her.

But Fatema’s tough previous put a ‘fireplace underneath her’ bottom, and impressed her to ‘work laborious’ to make sure that when she bought older, she might have a greater life.

A Palestinian refugee has revealed how she became a self-made millionaire - after overcoming homelessness and launching a med spa franchise out of her New York City apartment

A Palestinian refugee has revealed how she grew to become a self-made millionaire – after overcoming homelessness and launching a med spa franchise out of her New York City condominium

Fatema Love spent most of her early years 'homeless and hungry,' before she and her family fled Palestine amid the country's war with Israel. She is seen as a kid

Fatema Love spent most of her early years ‘homeless and hungry,’ earlier than she and her household fled Palestine amid the nation’s struggle with Israel. She is seen as a child

However, after coming to America at age 15, things didn't get much easier for Fatema (pictured in her teen years), since she said she struggled to 'fit in' with the people around her

However, after coming to America at age 15, issues did not get a lot simpler for Fatema (pictured in her teen years), since she stated she struggled to ‘slot in’ with the individuals round her

But Fatema's rough past put a 'fire under her' backside, and inspired her to 'work hard' to ensure that when she got older, she could have a better life

But Fatema’s tough previous put a ‘fireplace underneath her’ bottom, and impressed her to ‘work laborious’ to make sure that when she bought older, she might have a greater life

She is now a enterprise proprietor, entrepreneur, and mother-of-one who has earned greater than 1,000,000 {dollars} by means of her magnificence bar, known as AFL.

Fatema now owns flats in New York, Los Angeles, and Miami, and has a closet stuffed with Chanel baggage costing an upwards of $22,000 and a slew of designer sneakers price an estimated complete of $500,000 – however it was a tough highway for her to get right here. 

‘I got here from nothing. I used to be homeless, I used to be hungry,’ she advised Truly throughout a current interview. 

‘I used to be in a refugee camp in a struggle. I by no means thought in 1,000,000 years that I’d be right here in the present day.

‘I lived in a freaking refugee camp. This is simply such a dream come true, it truly is a dream come true. I do not even understand how I bought right here. I labored actually laborious to get right here.’ 

The mogul recalled rising up within the ‘hood’ within the Bronx, New York, after relocating to the United States along with her household. And for years, she stated she felt like an ‘outcast’ attributable to her background. 

‘Growing up as a Palestinian refugee was actually laborious, I’ll be sincere with you. I by no means actually match absolutely in American tradition and I by no means slot in absolutely with my tradition,’ she defined. 

She is now a business owner, entrepreneur, and mother-of-one who has earned more than a million dollars through her beauty bar, called AFL

She is now a enterprise proprietor, entrepreneur, and mother-of-one who has earned greater than 1,000,000 {dollars} by means of her magnificence bar, known as AFL

Fatema now owns apartments in New York, Los Angeles, and Miami. She is seen in her Miami apartment

Fatema now owns flats in New York, Los Angeles, and Miami. She is seen in her Miami condominium

She has a closet filled with Chanel bags costing an upwards of $22,000 and a slew of designer shoes worth an estimated total of $500,000 - but it was a hard road for her to get here

She has a closet filled with Chanel bags costing an upwards of $22,000 and a slew of designer shoes worth an estimated total of $500,000 - but it was a hard road for her to get here

She has a closet stuffed with Chanel baggage costing an upwards of $22,000 and a slew of designer sneakers price an estimated complete of $500,000 – however it was a tough highway for her to get right here

‘So I used to be at all times the outcast. That was at all times one thing I carried with me, like am I ok? Will I ever be fairly sufficient? Will I ever be somebody who matches in? 

The mogul (seen as a teen) recalled growing up in the 'hood' in the Bronx, New York, after relocating to the United States with her family. And for years, she said she felt like an 'outcast' due to her background

The mogul (seen as a teen) recalled rising up within the ‘hood’ within the Bronx, New York, after relocating to the United States along with her household. And for years, she stated she felt like an ‘outcast’ attributable to her background

‘My household scenario rising up, we did not have a lot however I’m very grateful for what my household was capable of give me.’

However, Fatema stated that watching her mother and father ‘wrestle’ was ‘the important thing to her success.’ 

‘I noticed the wrestle with them and I stated, “When I get bigger, when I grow up, I’m gonna not be like that, I’m gonna work hard,”‘ she continued.

‘I by no means wished to wrestle like they did. There was this deep rooted fireplace in my a** ever since I used to be youthful to attempt to show myself and I really feel like that was the important thing to my success.

‘I at all times put in additional effort than the following individual as a result of I needed to show myself to be right here.’

However, Fatema said that watching her parents 'struggle' was 'the key to her success.' She explained: 'I said, When I grow up, I'm gonna not be like that, I'm gonna work hard'

However, Fatema stated that watching her mother and father ‘wrestle’ was ‘the important thing to her success.’ She defined: ‘I stated, When I develop up, I’m gonna not be like that, I’m gonna work laborious’

'There was this deep rooted fire in my a** ever to prove myself and that was key to my success,' she added. 'I always put in more effort than the next person because I had to prove myself'

'There was this deep rooted fire in my a** ever to prove myself and that was key to my success,' she added. 'I always put in more effort than the next person because I had to prove myself'

‘There was this deep rooted fireplace in my a** ever to show myself and that was key to my success,’ she added. ‘I at all times put in additional effort than the following individual as a result of I needed to show myself’

The self-made millionaire added that she 'always knew' that she was 'meant for bigger and better' things, and that she is proud to now be her 'own sugar daddy'

The self-made millionaire added that she ‘at all times knew’ that she was ‘meant for larger and higher’ issues, and that she is proud to now be her ‘personal sugar daddy’

Fatema started AFL Beauty Bar in 2018 and it beauty salons has stores in Miami (pictured), Los Angeles, New York, and Atlanta, with plans to open more in Chicago and Dallas soon

Fatema began AFL Beauty Bar in 2018 and it magnificence salons has shops in Miami (pictured), Los Angeles, New York, and Atlanta, with plans to open extra in Chicago and Dallas quickly

The self-made millionaire added that she ‘at all times knew’ that she was ‘meant for larger and higher’ issues, and that she is proud to now be her ‘personal sugar daddy.’

'When you're able to buy your own [stuff], that is so boss to me. It's a different flex,' she concluded

‘When you are capable of purchase your individual [stuff], that’s so boss to me. It’s a distinct flex,’ she concluded

She stated: ‘I’ve at all times envisioned myself in couture and designer, I envisioned myself as a princess my entire life. I labored so laborious to make myself my very own princess. I’m my very own sugar daddy.’

Fatema began AFL Beauty Bar in 2018 and it magnificence salons has shops in Miami, Los Angeles, New York, and Atlanta, with plans to open extra in Chicago and Dallas quickly.

According to Fatema, AFL serves ‘A-list shoppers and celebrities’ together with Cardi B. The spa provides facials for upwards of $250, slimming photographs that value $1,500, lip fillers for $699, Botox (which ranges in value relying on the variety of syringes and space you need it in), and underneath eye filler for $1,200, amongst different issues. It additionally provides forehead, cheek, and butt lifts.

‘I do not choose anybody who will get issues from others, I feel that is nice however whenever you’re capable of purchase your individual tickets and fly your man and your folks [around the world], that’s so boss to me. It’s a distinct flex,’ Fatema concluded.