Meet Carina M. Cole
Carina’s unwavering passion to help women and others be healed and restored comes from her personal journeys in her life dealing with seasons of low self esteem. anxiety, depression, co dependent relationships and self destructive behaviors. Deep faith in God and a resilient spirit Carina has embarked on a quest to help women, not only begin their journey to heal but also learn the tremendous importance of self love and how to create what she calls plans of imperative actions of self care.
She is the Founder of My Make up Bag Foundation (MMUBF). MMUBF's mission is to educate and empower women on the importance recognizing and receiving Professional Counseling/Treatment for Mental Health Issues and Substance Abuse. Carina is a Certified NC Peer Support Specialist. Wellness Recovery and Action Plan Level 1 WRAP Facilitator. Because of her tenacity in advocating mental health awareness and self care, she was awarded the You Grow Girl! Woman of The Year in 2012.
Known for her unique curated styles. She refers to her self as a Thriftologist™️. She finds joy in helping women build their confidence in finding the perfect wardrobe to express who they are.
But the best part of Carina’s life is what she refers to as being the mother of some pretty freaking amazing humans Christian and Micheala. Self proclaimed foodie, food truck chaser, tea lover, candle burning snuggler and Netflix binging woman of God!