Amid The Pandemic, Unplugged Essentials Offers Brief Escapes For Anxious Consumers

In these tough times, the prospect of simply floating disconnected from the outside world seems like bliss. It’s a bliss Kevin Rose Jr. has experienced—and wants to share with others. When his body and mind were beat up,...

How Glow By Daye Is Transitioning From Amazon Seller To Full-Fledged Beauty Brand

An entrepreneurial desire simmered inside Ranay Orton, but she wasn’t sure what to apply it to. She liked her job—she worked in sales for the pharmaceutical company Abbott from 2010 to 2014 before joining Roche in a similar...

Marcia Kilgore And Bobbi Brown Spill The Secrets To Their Success

If a beauty concept can’t be easily yakked about at a dinner party, Beauty Pie founder Marcia Kilgore suggests it probably doesn’t have legs. “What would you say about your brand or your offer that’s unique that...

INNBeauty Project Is A Major Bright Spot In Credo’s Selection

Clean beauty brand design is known for serious glass bottles, minimalistic labels, and white, black or muted color palettes. INNBeauty Project has a brighter idea about what clean beauty should be. Founded in November by industry veteran Alisa...

Cheekbone Beauty Is Growing Its Business While Valuing Indigenous Communities Over The Bottom Line

Jennifer Harper, the Anishinaabe founder of Cheekbone Beauty, wasn’t raised in a traditional Indigenous community or on a reserve. “I grew up with my mom who was white, who was displaced,” says Harper. “My culture was more...

Very Good Light’s David Yi On Normalizing Men’s Makeup, Cancel Culture And TikTok

Very Good Light founder David Yi is undoubtedly the most slaysian editor-in-chief in the beauty journalism business. In fact, his penchant for slaying got him into the business. While editorial assistant at the New York Daily News in...