Bullied teen finds success in slime

Katie Gonzales, an 18-year-old entrepreneur, says her slime business helped her overcome depression, especially during the pandemic.
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Welcome back to "Gma3." We're back with the teenage small business success. The young woman lifting her financial future as well as her spirits. My interest in slime first came about wobably like -- I think I was like 15 or 16, since I dealt with like depression and bullies it really just help me relax and calm down. On YouTube I watched these videos and it was so satisfying. So, my mom got supplies and I started making slime. When I a junior in high school I took this class, it was entrepreneurship. That teacher taught me how to start a business and then my mom said, you start selling it. My mom actually is my motivation most of the time, because there's -- I'm not going to lie, there's times where I'm like, I don't know, should I do? She pushes me to keep going. Covid-19 definitely slowed business down. I was sad about it because I get so excited when I'm busy, you know, doing something I love, a passion. So, now, it's almost like it was before, just now we have to wear masks and gloves. So actually, I launched my website like two weeks ago. So it's slimegetslit.com. My slimes, I don't want them to be basic, I want them to be like, wow, I have never seen that before. Slime changed my life because, it not only helped me mentally but it just was also something fun to do on the side. My depression I would say is gone. Because, like, when you're so busy and distracted you don't think about negativity. Wow. I see slime in a whole new way now. I think my daughters might have enter deuced your daughter to slime, I'm sorry. It's everywhere. Thank you, robach. Up next right here when we come back -- everything you

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