AllBodyBusiness SolutionsCOVID-19 CoverageEducationFeel-Good PlaylistsFinancial ResourcesHelp IndieHow-To'sIBMG ResourcesIndustry NewsLive EventsMindOfficial ResourcesPodcastsConfronted By COVID-19, Ex-Glossier President Devised A New Launch Strategy For HikiMarch 17, 2020A week ago, Forbes published an article about former Glossier president and COO Henry Davis’s...Read MoreCOVID-19 Is Putting Stress On The Global Beauty Supply ChainMarch 30, 2020As COVID-19 stretches around the world, global links in the beauty industry’s supply chain are...Read MoreLaw Firms Assist Small Businesses In Sorting Through Stimulus Bill BenefitsMarch 30, 2020As part of the $2 trillion federal stimulus package signed into law Friday by President...Read MoreGoogle Announces +$800M Fund To Support Small BusinessesMarch 31, 2020Google announces a new $800+ million commitment to support small- and medium-sized businesses, health organizations...Read MoreExperiencing A Current Surge, Indie Hand Sanitizer Brands Take A Long-Term PerspectiveMarch 10, 2020The global march of the coronavirus has fearful consumers frantically snapping up hand sanitizers at...Read MoreNew York City Offers Funding, Credit And Free Programs For Women EntrepreneursMarch 25, 2020Here's a rundown of the different options available.Read MoreIndependent Beauty Retailers Struggle In The Face Of Coronavirus-Related ClosuresMarch 18, 2020As shoppers stay at home and stores shutter to stem the spread of coronavirus, the...Read MoreFinancing And Loan Options To Weather COVID-19 CrisisMarch 27, 2020An updated list with information on financing and loan sources to help companies weather the...Read MoreMynd Spa & Salon Goes Bankrupt, Heyday Lays Off Hundreds As COVID-19 Roils Spa IndustryMarch 23, 2020The spa industry is getting hit hard as residents of major cities across the United...Read MoreMaster Nail Scholarship ProgramMarch 31, 2020CDN and Beauty Changes Lives are teaming up to offer $1,000 scholarships to benefit relief...Read MoreExpanding Health Coverage And Access to Respond Quickly To CoronavirusMarch 13, 2020As the number of coronavirus cases rapidly increases, quick, impactful action from both state and...Read MoreHow Can Indie Beauty Entrepreneurs Access Benefits Under The CARES Act?April 3, 2020We answer questions we’ve fielded about the assistance program to enable beauty businesses to secure...Read MoreUse Of Cloth Face Coverings To Help Slow The Spread Of COVID-19April 6, 2020CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are...Read MoreKey Takeaways On Coronavirus, Consumer Behavior And The Business Of BeautyMarch 17, 2020During this period of global pandemic, beauty entrepreneurs must balance decisions about their personal lives...Read MoreThe Red Backpack Fund: Elevating Female Entrepreneurs – Backed By Sara BlakelyApril 10, 2020The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation donated $5 million to support female entrepreneurs in the...Read MoreEco-Friendly Toilet Paper Startups Have Drawn More Customers Than Ever BeforeMarch 27, 2020With pandemic-stoked panic buying depleting toilet paper stocks from market leaders Georgia-Pacific, Kimberly Clark and...Read MoreBusy Bee: Beekeeper’s Naturals Sees Sales Spike, Launches Product Amid COVID-19April 2, 2020While most companies have been hit hard by the economic slump caused by the coronavirus...Read MoreA VC’s Advice For Beauty & Wellness Startups Navigating The Pandemic’s ImpactsMarch 13, 2020When H Venture Partners portfolio company Kinship, a sustainable and clean skincare brand, premiered a...Read MoreRéVive’s CEO Rallies The Beauty Industry To Address The Business Impacts Of COVID-19March 27, 2020Elana Drell-Szyfer is used to getting things done—and a pandemic isn’t changing that. 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In the midst of the coronavirus outbreak,...Read MoreFour Retail Experts On The Extremely Uncertain Future Of Beauty ShoppingMay 2, 2020As the strictest shelter-in-place restrictions begin to lift in many jurisdictions across the United States,...Read MoreFive Social Media Trends IBMG Communications Expert Cassandra Boler Spotted This WeekMay 2, 2020As individuals, families, friends and businesses, we’re coping with and adjusting to the global pandemic...Read MoreAssistance & Guidance For Businesses Impacted Due To Novel CoronavirusMarch 10, 2020Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on March 8 that the City will provide relief for...Read MoreA Beauty PR Expert And Hairstylist Come Together To Launch Nonprofit Support CreativesApril 6, 2020“I’m 100% out of work, with a very uncertain future,” says Michael Dueñas, a freelance...Read More“A V-Shaped Recovery Is Unlikely”: Investment Experts Discuss The State Of The Economy And Beauty BusinessesMay 7, 2020Nini Zhang, director of the luxury and beauty division at Credit Suisse, doesn’t expect the...Read MorePR Professionals Weigh In On Crucial Steps Beauty Brands Should Be Taking Right NowMarch 21, 2020As the coronavirus pandemic spreads, brand messages that made sense even a day ago may...Read MoreA Rallying Cry For The Indie Beauty Community Coping With The COVID-19 CrisisMarch 23, 2020We are a week into having closed The Sunscreen Company’s offices in Ottawa due to the coronavirus...Read MoreWhat Beauty Business Editors Really Want To Hear From Brands Right NowApril 16, 2020“It is important that brands acknowledge the moment we are in and acknowledge COVID, but...Read MoreYour Money: A Hub for Help During the Coronavirus CrisisMarch 25, 2020This guide will connect you to the basic information you’ll need to get through this,...Read MoreHow Indie Beauty Brand Founders Are Shifting Business Practices Due To COVID-19March 18, 2020In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask...Read MoreIs Safe Beauty The New Clean Beauty?May 2, 2020In the years leading up to the pandemic, the clean beauty trajectory had been one...Read MoreA Former Federal Reserve Economist’s Tips To Get Brands Through The Financial FalloutMarch 24, 2020Before launching Men’d Skin Co. last August, I spent three years as an economist at...Read MoreIBMG’s Co-Founders Discuss Business Decisions Amid The Coronavirus PandemicMarch 17, 2020IBMG announced the cancellation of Indie Beauty Expo Berlin 2020, formerly slated for March 25...Read MoreBase Beauty’s Jodi Katz On How To Successfully Execute Virtual EventsMarch 25, 2020Now that events have shifted from physical settings to screens, brands have the difficult task...Read More8 Tips For Bettering Indie Beauty Brands’ Business Prospects With Marketing And E-Commerce EffortsMarch 20, 2020In the midst of COVID-19 quarantines, downtime means a ton of screen time. Although there’s...Read MoreIndie Beauty Brands Roll Out Deals As Pick-Me-Ups For Consumers And Their BusinessesMarch 19, 2020By the end of last week, Tanaïs, founder of niche color cosmetics range Hi Wildflower,...Read MoreWorld Health Organization On COVID-19March 20, 2020The World Health Organization is a specialised agency of the United Nations responsible for international...Read MoreWill The Lipstick Effect Hold During This Economic Downturn?April 14, 2020Vannett Li, a senior strategist at San Francisco branding agency Bartlett Brands, doesn’t usually primp...Read MoreSalon and Small Business Relief Resources (UK)March 21, 2020Free resources for small businesses from the National Hair & Beauty Federation (NHBF)Read MoreIndie Beauty Businesses’ Efforts To Support Beauty Professionals & The Medical CommunityMarch 25, 2020The shutdowns of non-essential businesses to slow the proliferation of COVID-19 has affected almost every...Read MoreThe Steps Five Indie Beauty And Wellness Entrepreneurs Are Taking To Persist And Prosper TodayApril 23, 2020Indie beauty and wellness brands are anything but idle amid the pandemic.Read MorePR Agencies Offer Deals To Help Indie Beauty Brands With COVID-19 Communications StrategiesMarch 23, 2020Indie beauty entrepreneurs fear the brands they’ve poured their hears, souls and savings into could...Read MoreSmall Business Relief: Zoho Introduces Emergency Assistance ProgramMarch 25, 2020The Small Business Emergency Subscription Assistance Program (ESAP) helps Zoho's small business customers who have...Read MoreYour Complete Guide to Emergency FundingMarch 25, 2020The coronavirus pandemic has left thousands of small businesses wondering what to do about cash,...Read MoreFacebook’s New Small Business Grants ProgramMarch 1, 2020Facebook announced a new $100 million grants program to assist 30,000 SMBs, in 30 nations,...Read MoreHow Indie Beauty Brands Are Protecting Workers During The PandemicMarch 26, 2020We ask 20 beauty business founders and executives: As uncertainty in the beauty industry mounts...Read More Share this article Share Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.