Beacon Award Winner Musee’s People-First Bath Products Business

For Leisha Pickering, CEO and founder of Musee Bath, winner of the 2022 Philanthropy Beacon Award, creativity is as necessary for number crunching as it is for developing bath products. “People often think of...

This New Brand Wants Makeup Removal To Be As Intentional As Makeup Application

Four years ago, Shaun O’Hollaren and Riley Egan, friends dating back to the early days of their careers when they were trying to make it as talent agents, were catching up with each other during Thanksgiving...

Boom Home Medical’s Loona Radically Reimagines The Bedside Urinal

Can the bedside urinal get an aesthetic overhaul? New home medical supply player Boom Home Medical believes it can. With 75 million Americans reaching the age of 65 by 2025, founders Valerie Ulene...

Earth Harbor Readies To Enter Ulta Beauty, Grows Third-Party Manufacturing Business

In 2018, Ali Perry-Hatch started selling Earth Harbor products at farmers’ markets, but she was out to place the brand in much larger distribution. “Right away my sights were on Whole Foods and Ulta,” she...

Selfless By Hyram And Item Beauty By Addison Rae Exit Sephora 

Selfless by Hyram and Item Beauty by Addison Rae are departing Sephora.  Selfless by Hyram, the brand created by skincare influencer Hyram Yarbro in partnership with The Inkey List, landed...

Actress Julie Bowen And Media Veteran Jill Biren Launch JB Skrub With Skincare And Body Care For “Screenagers”

During 16 years as a director at Condé Nast beauty and fashion publications like W, Vogue and WWD, Jill Biren met with hundreds of founders leading up to their brand launches. Many wanted to address tweens, but they...