Lash-Boosting Brand Plume Takes A Family-First Approach

Lauren Bilon has gone from being a stay-at-home mom to spearheading the skyrocketing natural hair and lash brand Plume. In two years, Plume has entered Nordstrom, Credo and The Detox Market in the U.S., and...

Joon Bottles Persian Secrets For Shiny Strands

Shiva Tavakoli is coming into her own in the beauty industry, but not by leaving her roots behind. The daughter of Frank Tavakoli, a haircare veteran who sold the salon chain TGF to Regis, and established cosmetics firms...

Sex (Oil) Sells: An Unsalacious Story Of The Products And Passion Driving Province Apothecary

Julie Clark is a maker in the truest sense of the word. She’s compelled to make stuff. That longing led her first to costume design and wardrobe styling in New York, where hostile workplaces distressed her,...

American Provenance Births Baby Products For Cool Dads

American Provenance’s understated baby personal care products are based on an unconventional hypothesis: Not everyone with a baby wants babyish personal care. The natural brand’s baby oil, diaper cream and baby...

This New Brand Will Class Up Your Bath

Kimberly Barnes can’t help but tinker outside her main charge. When she worked in real estate, dabbling in bath bombs on the side led to the launch of the brand Fizz & Bubble...

Take Note Clarisonic: Dermaflash Wants To Land The Next Big Beauty Device Deal

Despite a blazing market for beauty devices expected to notch an average annual compound growth rate topping 18% over the next few years, acquisitions of beauty device companies have been...