VC-Backed Vacation By Poolside FM Is Bringing Nostaglia, Good Vibes And Some Serious Sunscreen To Market

Last Thursday, people took to Twitter and Instagram to gleefully declare career changes by sharing digital business cards adorned with a palm tree. Though the cards were simply designed, the job titles on them were anything...

Femtech Company Vella Bioscience Launches With The Mission Of Prioritizing Women’s Pleasure

Vella Bioscience wants to make “hot girl summer” a reality for all women this summer. The femtech company debuts today with its flagship offering, Women’s Pleasure Serum, a pre-play topical serum designed to...

Dr. Robb Akridge’s Opulus Beauty Labs Whips Up Fresh Supercharged Skincare At Home In 90 Seconds

Humans have been drinking coffee for thousands of years and from a drip coffee maker for over a century. It took Keurig making a kitchen counter contraption quickly brewing up fresh coffee by the cup to change household...

Former Collegiate Athlete And Model Jamie Lea Has Gone From Being Laid Off To Launching CBD Brand Toastyy

Starting college can be stressful for any student, but, when you enter school as a Division I athlete, the transition can be especially jarring. “I was not ready for just how hard it was on my...

Launching With A Single Product, New Brand State Of Kind Personifies The Skinimalist Approach To Skincare

In her mid- to late-20s, Sarah Battersby struggled with a procession of skin issues, including breakouts, dullness and inflammation. “Everything that was being marketed to me was to do more and more, and you need to buy this...

Meet Beauty Independent’s New Editor Taylor Bryant

Like many beauty brands, Indie Beauty Media Group, parent company of Beauty Independent, had to make a hard pivot when the pandemic hit. The robust trade show schedule that supported it came to a jarring halt,...