About the Founder & Formulator
Hazel Russell is Founder and CEO of House Of Treasures, an online aromatherapy business in Monmouth Junction, New Jersey. Inspired by a dream and passion for natural ingredients, she began producing her own line of natural skincare products in 2014. The first, "Lavender Dream," an all natural moisturizing body butter, became an instant success. Hazel has produced a variety of natural beauty products for the face, hair and body, including therapeutic oils, scrubs and hair & beard products. Previously, she owned and operated a wedding business. Hazel's background is in public relations, sales and marketing.
Hazel enjoys researching ingredients and making natural products for both women and men. She currently studies face care and body care at the International School of Natural Skincare under Natural Beauty Specialist and Cosmetic Formulator Gail Francombe and Gareth Despres, IBE Certified Aromatherapist and Massage Practitioner. She credits Andrea Butje, Founder of Aromahead Institute, for deepening her understanding of aromatherapy. Hazel graduated from Seton Hall University with a Master's Degree in Art and Communications and Kean University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.