The FDA Issues Stern Warnings On CBD. What Do They Mean For The Market?

The Food and Drug Administration has come down hard on CBD. Last month, the agency cautioned Americans that it hasn’t concluded whether cannabidiol, the non-psychoactive constituent of cannabis abbreviated as CBD, is OK for human consumption, and...

Indie Beauty Media Group Unveils The Best In Show Nominees For 2019

Indie Beauty Expo operator Indie Beauty Media Group has revealed the nearly 350 products from 200 brands, including Scotch Porter’s Soothing Beard Serum, Free + True Skincare’s Body Prophet and Beautiac’s Refillable...

Retail Buyer Survey Results Reveal US And UK Brands Made A Splash At IBE London 2019

Retail buyers that attended Indie Beauty Expo London last month were looking to the United States and United Kingdom for indie inspiration. That’s what was revealed in results from a survey of roughly 300 buyers covered...

Clean Beauty Retailer Credo Opens Third New York Store, With More To Come

Credo is on course to be the first clean beauty chain to hit a double-digit door count. The retailer is opening an Upper East Side location today at

Beboe Therapies’ CBD Skincare Continues To Expand At Prestige Retail With Nordstrom Launch

Six months after its launch, chic cannabis company Beboe’s CBD-infused skincare range Beboe Therapies has racked up an enviable list of retail partners. Its latest stockist is the department store Nordstrom,

Eight International Beauty Trends Spotted At IBE London 2019

The first Indie Beauty Expo London last year, one of parent company Indie Beauty Media Group’s most successful debut shows to date, was going to be a tough act to follow. But its follow-up, IBE London 2019,...

Biotic Broth Is Brewing In Brooklyn: Fermented Skincare Range Biophile Launches

Brooklyn’s severely contaminated—and smelly—Gowanus Canal is an unlikely backdrop for the birth of a clean beauty brand, but scientist-turned-skincare entrepreneur Alison Cutlan draws formulation inspiration from the superfund site that neighbors her lab.  “It’s...