May Lindstrom Is A Badass—Here’s Why

Don’t let her angelic face, gorgeous offspring and precious pet pig fool you: May Lindstrom is not to be messed with. Her big-city beauty bawse status wasn’t exactly preordained, though. “I grew up in Minnesota, an hour...

How Beautyblender Created A Sponge That’s Become Synonymous With Makeup Application—And Is Moving Beyond It

Working in the early 2000s on the show “Girlfriends,” makeup artist Rea Ann Silva created the teardrop-shaped pink sponge Beautyblender at the dawn of high-definition television to ensure not every pore and pimple could be seen by...

This Company Wants To Be The Beauty Pie Of CBD

In a first for the CBD segment, Verdant is stripping markups from its prices to sell products at cost. The direct-to-consumer brand joins Beauty Pie and Public Goods in bringing transparency to the financial model of consumer...

Eye-Catching CBD Specialist Shea Brand Catches On At Retailers Across The Country

Cannabis beauty brand Shea Brand didn’t launch with CBD. The inclusion of the cannabinoid came after co-founder Austin Katz, a former medical cannabis grower, viewed the power of the ingredient firsthand. Stricken with Parkinson’s, his uncle suffered...

Tesco Veteran John Burry Named President Of Millennial-Focused CPG Brand Incubator Brandable

Gen Xer John Burry has entered the scene at Brandable, the hotbed of millennial-centered consumer packaged goods brands such as feminine health products player Queen V and hair-strengthening specialist Grow Girl. The retail and investment veteran has...

Actress Tia Mowry Is Getting Into The Supplement Business With New Brand Anser

Like many of us, actress Tia Mowry’s parents told her to take her vitamins when she was a kid. As she got older, though, vitamins became less of a priority. “When I went into high school and throughout...