Argan Oil Authority Kahina Giving Beauty Is In It For The Long Haul

Kahina Giving Beauty founder Katharine L’Heureux never set out to be a beauty entrepreneur. Raised on a vineyard in Napa Valley, she received an English degree from UC Berkeley before starting her career in New York publishing and...

Lau Botanicals Is (Almost) A Hawaiian Vacation In A Bottle

Lau Botanicals is bringing the spirit of Kauai to skincare. Launching late February, the brand from aesthetician Hillary Navarrette will release four products – Island Glow Serum, Awakening Cleansing Oil, Goddess Body Oil and Healing Propolis Balm –...

True Wild Botanics Tells A Personal And Personal Care Story Through Plants

Plants are intimately intertwined with the professional and personal lives of husband-and-wife Nisreen Azar and Scott Ward. The couple met through their careers — she’s an arborist and he runs a gardening business — and have joined forces...

Kayo Is Making Body Care Much More Than A Beauty Industry Afterthought

Kayo Better Body Care is premised on a basic fact: most skin isn’t on the face. The emerging brand is bringing body into the heart of the anti-aging regimen. “Our mantra is face care for body care....

Luna Noel’s Scents Come With Crystals To Give Off Good Vibes  

Most fragrance brands focus on notes. Luna Noel brings frequency into the fragrance conversation. The new natural scent brand from close friends and medicinal aromatherapists Finnigan Jones and Lyndsey Johnson incorporates crystals into four so-called Earth Mood fragrances: Clouds,...

Indie Beauty Stalwart In Fiore Succeeds With Steady Growth

In Fiore is one of the original indies. Founder Julie Elliott foresaw a demand for luxury natural beauty products long before it came to fruition. To take advantage of heightened consumer interest today, she’s maneuvered her brand through retailer...