"MeKer" pronounced (me-care) is a combination of the names of our founders Meshell and Kera. Beautique, is a play on words. A phonetic mixup of two words to create a new word. The word beauty denotes something intended to make a woman more attractive. And boutique is a small shop that sells stylish clothing, jewelry, or other luxury goods. MeKer Beautique is a small specialty beauty shop in Austin, Tx  that specializes in making a woman feel beautiful and stylish.