More than 45% of American adults suffer from a mental illness or symptoms at some point in their lives. Since the outbreak of the pandemic, these numbers have risen at an alarming rate, leaving society in a state of mental health crisis. As society continues to turn a blind eye to the problems at hand and millions of people have to deal with it alone, people of certain demographics, age groups, and even certain occupations suffer and remain silent. But one model and mental health advocate has taken it upon himself to create the platform and community needed to foster lasting change.
Introducing Pearlie Mae, a sustainable mental health-focused apparel brand by Eman Nafisa. Officially launching on January 13th, Pearly Her May will be a beacon of hope for millions of people struggling with mental health, breaking down barriers with personal experience, purpose and prejudice. It fosters a passion for what you do.
As a model, Eman has seen first-hand the many ongoing toxicity and mental health issues within the industry and uses her platform to shine a spotlight on the seriousness of the issues and create a community of support. Although she doesn’t suffer from anxiety herself, Eman has struggled with anxiety all her life, especially after the trauma of losing her father at the young age of 14 and her mother last year. rice field.
Pearly May was created to bridge the gap between awareness and helping others while providing Eman with a creative outlet. Sustainable, gender-neutral, and made with organic and recycled materials, Pearly May is committed to making a bold and brave statement with bold, sophisticated and innovative style. “It’s okay if it’s not okay.”
“No matter how dark it gets, I have always found my light. But I know firsthand how difficult it is to sit in that darkness. , to show the world, especially young people, that it is wonderful to ask for help, to be vulnerable, and to help each other.” – Eman Nafisa, Founder of Pearly May
Through proof-of-concept, dedication to the community, and an unwavering commitment to show the world that no one has to do it alone, Eman Nafisa’s purpose-driven vision came to life with the launch of Pearlie Mae.
For more information on Pearlie Mae, please visit shoppearliemae.com.
About Pearly May
Pearly May is a Nashville-based mental health apparel brand that enriches your closet by minimizing your carbon footprint and empowering a new era of purpose-driven changemakers while remaining environmentally conscious. designed to give Founded in 2022 by model Eman Nafisa, Pearly May pays tribute to her family name and embodies the duality of sweet and strong, bold and vulnerable. Founded by women, genderless and sustainable, Pearlie Mae’s innovative streetwear Her style brand promotes eco-friendly practices while ensuring superior quality using organic and recycled materials doing. As a brand focused on driving lasting change, Pearlie Mae has pledged to donate 10% of her total sales to the National Coalition on Mental Illness.