Phena London Turns Discarded Cooking Oil Into Luxury Candles

The idea that stuff that could be used again wound up in landfills or the ocean galled Patricia Romero, and she began mulling over how she could turn that stuff into desirable products to disrupt the waste stream....

Le Mini Macaron’s US Business Sweetens With A Target Launch

Le Mini Macaron is finding its retail sweet spots in the United States. The brand known for its Gel Manicure Kit featuring a macaron-shaped LED light launched at 250 Target doors for the fourth quarter and will...

Inside Fur’s First OOH Ad Campaign And Bootstrapped Path To $10M In Sales

Many young beauty brands turn to external funding to successfully execute upon major wholesale relationships, but Fur has been able to proliferate at stores and e-tailers without it. The 5-year-old specialty body care and...

What Happened When Skincare Brand Crude Stopped Advertising On Facebook And Instagram

When Crude participated in the Stop Hate for Profit campaign in June of last year calling on companies to boycott Facebook for allowing hate and extremism to spread on its platforms, founder and CEO Denise Cartwright...

Influencer Reagan Hart Brings A Circular System To Sheet Masks With New Brand Low Beauty

To Reagan Hart, low impact doesn’t mean low performance. The clean beauty and lifestyle influencer has launched the brand Low Beauty with the idea of developing effective products that don’t leave a lasting imprint on the earth....

Gest’s New Drinkable Skincare Supplement Aims To Reduce The Collagen Churn Rate

The majority of consumers who start taking collagen to fortify their hair, skin or nails  abandon the protein before making it all the way through a tub of powder. New wellness brand Gest...