Sexual Healthcare Provider TBD Health Secures $4.4M In Funding To Expand Services

Digital and in-person sexual healthcare provider TBD Health has closed a $4.4 million seed round. The round was led by Tusk Venture Partners

Are We Entering An Age Of “Deinfluence”?

It feels like there’s been a zeitgeist reset. After beauty exuberance led to an explosion of TikTok trends and brands connected to celebrities and influencers last year, the mood early this year has soured on what the...

Bloomi Seeks Seed Funds, Expands Retail Reach At Target And Saks Fifth Avenue

After entering Target last year and crossing $3 million in annual sales, Bloomi is fundraising this year to further its growth. The sexual wellness brand is pursuing seed funding both via institutional investors and...

Sexual Health And Wellness Companies Continue To Face Digital Advertising Challenges

Despite Meta changing its advertising rules last year to make it easier for sexual health and wellness companies to promote themselves on its social media networks, these companies continue to encounter hurdles as they try to...

What Is Blonde?: A Conversation With Tressie McMillan Cottom

Tressie McMillan Cottom, an author, sociologist and associate professor at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, started 2023 off with a bang. On Jan. 1, she ignited a conversation on TikTok about the...

Boom Home Medical’s Loona Radically Reimagines The Bedside Urinal

Can the bedside urinal get an aesthetic overhaul? New home medical supply player Boom Home Medical believes it can. With 75 million Americans reaching the age of 65 by 2025, founders Valerie Ulene...

Wellness Trends To Watch In 2023

In 2023, nearly three years after consumers’ relationship with their health was radically transformed by the pandemic, the idea of wellness is as wide-reaching as ever. Its amoebic spread means there are dollars to be made...