L Catterton Invests $150M In Product Personalization Leader Function Of Beauty

L Catterton is powering personalization with a $150 million minority strategic growth investment in Function of Beauty, a direct-to-consumer leader in tailoring haircare, skincare and body care formulas to individual consumers. The series B capital puts...

Sexual Wellness Specialist High On Love Launches THC Line, Creates Joint Venture

High on Love’s business is blazing.  The 2-year-old sexual wellness cannabis brand has inked a deal with Rose LifeScience, a cannabis producer and distributor backed by larger cannabis company

Successful Customer Retention Tactics For Indie Beauty Brands

In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions relevant to indie beauty, we ask 21 brand founders and executives: What are customer retention tactics that you’ve used successfully?

As The CBD Market Matures, E-Tailer Poplar Diversifies Its Assortment And Releases A Wellness Catalog

Poplar is evolving beyond its CBD e-tailer beginnings. With the input of Blair Lauren Brown, creator of early CBD beauty brand Verté Essentials, who joined the company started by CEO Beryl Solomon as co-founder and chief product...

After Entering Liberty London, Textured Haircare Brand Holy Curls Heads To The Detox Market

Starting at 7 years old, Badria Ahmed’s mother chemically relaxed her thick curly hair. “My mother was raising five children, three of us girls who all had different textures of Afro hair,” says the Somalia-born London resident who...