Barry and Marla Beck are the founders and visionaries behind Bluemercury Inc. the nation’s largest and leading luxury beauty products and spa retail chain. In 1999 cosmetics could only be purchased at drugstores or department stores. As a recent graduate and working woman Marla found less and less time to pursue her quest for products that would maintain glowing healthy skin. Barry a serial entrepreneur who had already started three businesses saw an opportunity. Together they created the first Bluemercury in Georgetown Washington D.C.- the neighborhood store for beauty where clients could find high quality innovative beauty products and honest expert advice.