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The subject of this week's Take 5 on the Auburn University homepage is Cary Gannon, an alumna of the College of Sciences and Mathematics. Dr. Gannon, biomedical sciences '99, is a podiatric surgeon who founded AILA Cosmetics, a nail lacquer collection that is "8-free," paraben-free, gluten-free, Triphenyl Phosphate, or TPHP-free, cruelty-free and vegan. The Nashville-based company has been featured in French Vogue, Southern Living and a variety of talk shows and beauty blogs. Most recently, AILA has added Anthropologie online to its rapidly growing retail arsenal. With proceeds from her orange lacquer, "The New Black" and her blue lacquer, "My Two Jeffs," Gannon has established the AILA Cosmetics Annual Scholarship for female students with a pre-health concentration in Auburn's College of Sciences and Mathematics. [Read more]