Khulan Davaadorj, Founder Of Mongolia’s First Organic Skincare Brand, Has Overcome Flooding, Theft, Copycats And More To Build A Global Business
The ups and downs of Khulan Davaadorj’s entrepreneurial journey could give a roller coaster a run for its money. The founder of Lhamour, Mongolia’s first organic skincare brand, has dealt with theft, flooding, copycats and distribution setbacks, but they haven’t stopped her quest to put her home country on the beauty map. Davaadorj ...
Indie Beauty Brands Increase Their Involvement In Giving Tuesday
In 2017, Giving Tuesday generated more than $300 million in online donations and nearly 22 billion social media impressions from consumers across some 150 countries seeking to make purchases with a purpose. This year, the numbers are expected to grow as shoppers continue searching for meaning amid consumerism. Beauty brands are increasing their involvement ...
As California Confronts Deadly Wildfires, Affected Indie Brands Assess The Devastation And Support Their Communities
Wildfires stoked by dry and windy conditions have ripped through Northern and Southern California over the last six days, scorching over 220,000 acres, killing at least 44 people, claiming some 7,400 structures and forcing more than a quarter million people from their homes. In Southern California in particular, where the Woolsey fire tore through ...
New Anti-Pollution Skincare Brand OSCO Addresses The Effects Of Dirty Air With Clean Products
Dense urban environments are great for shopping, eating, sightseeing and socializing, but they’re not always the best for skin. New Hong Kong-based brand OSCO is designed to tackle the external downsides of city life to allow people to more thoroughly enjoy the upsides of it. “Pollution and UV radiation in Hong Kong are ...
North And South Carolinian Indie Beauty Entrepreneurs Make Plans To Recoup Sales Lost Due To Hurricane Florence
Hurricane Florence whipped through North and South Carolina last week with torrential downpours, soaring winds, power outages and flooding that led to the deaths of 32 people. Though it was still wreaking havoc in parts of the states on Monday, many beauty entrepreneurs returned to work to figure out how to bounce back from ...
The Anti-Rogaine: Cria Addresses Hair Loss With Health And Wellness In Mind
There’s no shame in hair loss, according to Shubhra Sharma, co-owner of Cria Hair and a former gender studies professor, but there’s no shame in doing something about it from a wellness perspective either. “We don’t say we grow hair. We create hair by empowering the body to do what it does best. ...
Eighth Day Turns To Ingredients Mirroring Placental Proteins To Turn Back The Clock
As a dermatologist and cosmetic surgeon, Tony Nakhla has spoken to countless patients about the topical products they slather on themselves, and he hasn’t been impressed by what they’re using. Nakhla is out to do better with his new prestige skincare brand Eighth Day. “In the luxury skincare space, people spend $300 to ...