Shark Tank season 9 episode 8 introduces a woman from Nokomis, Florida, dives into the “snark” tank with her brand of teas, which include ingredients laced with attitude; some Sharks are shocked when two ladies from Los Angeles, California, reveal that all women share a common hairy problem; parents from Albany, Oregon, solved the problem of babies touching the mess during diaper changes; and the Sharks think an entrepreneur from Aurora, Colorado, may be overvaluing his technology that can improve sleep and reduce stress.
Season 9 Episode 8 in depth
In this season 9 episode 8, the guest judge is Bethenny Frankel.
Bethenny Frankel is an American reality television personality, entrepreneur, and author. She rose to prominence as a contestant on the reality competition series The Apprentice: Martha Stewart, in which she was the runner-up.
Frankel is the founder of BStrong, a disaster relief organization.
She created a pre-packaged margarita line, named Skinnygirl Margarita, in 2009, which led to Frankel founding the company Skinnygirl and the cocktail line, Skinnygirl Cocktails.
I could have easily gone down the wrong path and dropped out of school, but I was given a second chance.Kevin O’Leary
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 9 Episode 8. Many scammers claim they’ve received big investments from the Sharks or they have been on the show. They were not actually on Shark Tank if you don’t see a business on this list. Some of the top places you can use to check are on Wikipedia and also ABC’s episode guide.
List with all the appearances in season 9 episode 8:
- No Mo-Stache Waxing Kit
- SnoofyBee Diaper Changing Pad
- Dreampad Pillow Plays Music to Help You Fall Asleep
- Snarky Tea – Bold Tea For Bold Women
Shark Tank Air Date: 11/05/17 – Season 9 – Episode 8
|$100,000 for 25%||$100,000 for 25% + $200,000 in royalties||Lori Greiner and Bethenny Frankel|
Entrepreneurs: Jennifer Paschall and Gita Vasseghi
No Mo Stache is a line of portable hair removal kits created by Jennifer Paschall and Gita Vasseghi. Later expanded to include the No Mo-Unibrow lines and No Mo-Bush of wax strips alongside other grooming accessories.
No Mo changed its branding to Yes Mo Beauty as part of its digital marketing campaign with Bing Ads.
Hair removal strips for your face that are so easy to use and great for travel. Run strip in your hands for 20 seconds to heat wax. Pull strip apart and apply to skin. Hold skin taut and pull the opposite of hair growth. Apply aloe cream post-wax.
|$85,000 for 10%||$120,000 for 20%||Lori Greiner|
Entrepreneurs: Amy Perry and Michael Perry
The SnoofyBee Clean Hands Changing Pad provides all the benefits of a standard portable changing station and diaper clutch plus a patent-pending barrier to hang toys from and gently redirect your child’s curiosity away from the mess. You will wonder where it has been all your life after you have tried it.
The changing pad has a quarter-inch thick foam pillow and a large water-resistant changing surface. Sides fold up into redirection barrier with clips to hang toys. Folds small for an on-the-go diaper clutch.
|$800,000 for 10%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Randall Redfield
Lay your head down to the soothing sounds of Dreampad music and drift into a deep sleep. Dreampad’s patented technology helps your body and mind calm down and go to sleep by signals your internal relaxation response.
The Dreampad includes Bluetooth capability controlled by an app with 10 music choices. You play music from your phone (old smartphones without a data plan also work), or an mp3 player. There is no battery or power source within the pillow itself. App preferences include playtime, volume and alarm.
Dreampad pillows offer the perfect combination of comfort and support. All four Dreampad varieties – Memory Support, Firm Support, Medium Support, and Slim Support – are hypoallergenic and have a 100% cotton shell.
|$150,000 for 25%||$150,000 for 50%||Kevin O’Leary and Bethenny Frankel|
Entrepreneurs: Jenni-Lyn Williams
Snarky Tea is a powerful blend that contains Yerba Mate – a natural stimulant with 24 vitamins and minerals, 15 amino acids and antioxidants. While boosting mental functions, it provides a smooth increase in energy. Gotu Kola is used to improve memory and intelligence and fight against fatigue.
The teas are acquired from an FDA-registered importer with an office in Nanjing before being brought to the U.S. for blending and packaging.
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