This Curly Haircare Brand Is Making $1M A Month—And It’s Just Getting Started

Four years ago, Sahar Saidi was at a professional crossroads. She’d received two business degrees, but her untraditional resume before then in sales, marketing and business development consulting after dropping out of college wasn’t valued by by-the-book hiring...

Four Leading Beauty Entrepreneurs On Raising Money, Expanding Into Mass And Leaving Full-Time Jobs For Their Brands

In the increasingly crowded world of indie beauty brands, making headway is harder than ever, especially with major indicators tracking a slowdown in beauty sales. Compounding that, there’s chatter about a looming recession. Those factors don’t...

Interest In Cannabis Beauty Is High, But Understanding Is Low, According To A New Report

Consumers are exceedingly interested in cannabis beauty, but don’t understand it, according to a new report. Based on a year-over-year analysis of Google data, the report issued by machine intelligence platform Spate and Landing International, which...

Saint New York Is Out To Be A Personal Care Grail Brand For Streetwear Fans

For streetwear fans, there’s a long list of fashion and footwear grail brands, including Supreme, Palace, Neighbourhood, Nike and Adidas. When it comes to personal care brands, though, the list of grail brands hasn’t been written. “These...

New Clean Brand Plenaire Encourages Gen Z Consumers To Be Kind To Themselves Through Skincare

Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir were among a group of impressionists in the 1800s that specialized in painting outdoors to capture natural light. Called en plein air or “outdoors,” their style broke free from the predetermined confines of...

Emerging Brand Curie Undergoes A Refresh To Realize Its Ambitions Of Becoming A Personal Care Power Player

When indie beauty entrepreneurs launch a business, it’s often with their needs in mind. When they grow that business, it becomes about the needs of others. Curie hit the market in May last year with a natural...