Karen Buoncristiano has a full-time job mapping natural gas lines for Columbia Gas. After concocting a hand cream to use as gifts and basking in the recipients' praise of it, she started her second job - being CEO (Crafty Executive Officer) of Crafty By Nature.

Karen Buoncristiano has a full-time job mapping natural gas lines for Columbia Gas. After concocting a hand cream to use as gifts and basking in the recipients' praise of it, she started her second job - being CEO (Crafty Executive Officer) of Crafty By Nature.

She sells handmade pottery and body butters, but the most popular item is that hand cream, now dubbed Working Hands Skin Repair. Its combination of natural ingredients like aloe vera, beeswax, comfrey leaf and various oils has healed customers' ailments such as paper cuts and psoriasis sores.