This Recovering Alcoholic Is Motivated By Her Personal Struggles To Build A Big Beauty Brand

Some people have success handed to them, and others have to snatch success for themselves. From Molly With Love founder Molly Beane is a prime example of the latter. She overcame disadvantages in her youth and personal demons...

Ojai Wild And The Allure Of California In Scents

Janna Sheehan captures California in a bottle. The artisan perfumer’s new brand Ojai Wild revolves around pure botanicals sourced from her home state that are extracted for scents using a 17th-century tincture process,...

Fillaree Advocates For The Use And Reuse Of Beauty Packaging With Refillable Bottles

Alyssa Cherry is the sort of person who asks for a compost bin for her birthday. So, it’s no surprise she’s become an emerging force in bringing refillable products to beauty retailers. Fillaree, the brand...

This Founder Left Corporate Life To Encourage Women To Indulge In Skincare

Gayatri Pradhan isn’t afraid to venture far to realize her dreams. A native of India, she set out for the United States to study and eventually settle. Once employed at large companies such as Deloitte and Unilever, she...

Founders Battle For Their Indie Beauty Brands As Wildfires Ravage Acre After Acre In Northern California

Flames continue to engulf large swaths of the idyllic Northern California wine country as devastating wildfires that have killed at least 40 people, reduced 217,000 acres to ash, consumed over 5,700 of homes and commercial structures, and forced...

Now Discoverable: Skincare Brand Girl Undiscovered Brings Its Wild Ingredient Sourcing Stateside

Philippa Gebbie, CEO and co-founder of Auckland-based skincare brand Girl Undiscovered, is a serious contender for the most interesting woman in the world. The entrepreneur, investor and global property developer has traveled and lived all...