Beauty Backer Is Launching The First Beauty-Specific Crowdfunding Platform

Self-professed amateur inventor Jacqueline Gutierrez wanted to bring her idea for clip-free extensions letting people easily dabble in different colors without damaging their hair to life, but ran into a common problem: money. She estimated it would take...

Do Your Skincare Products Live Up To The Hype? Le CultureClub’s New Digital Tool Will Find Out

Le CultureClub attempts to remove subjectivity from skincare shopping. Two years after it launched with a newsletter, the digital platform has introduced Rate Your Routine, an online tool intended to confirm whether skincare products meet consumers’...

Lacquerbar Nail Salon Founder Heli Rodriguez Prilliman Is Taking Steps To Rectify The Broken Beauty School System

When Heli Rodriguez Prilliman enrolled at the now defunct San Francisco School of Cosmetology in January 2017 to become a licensed nail technician in anticipation of launching her overtly feminist nail salon concept Lacquerbar, she was shocked...

New App BClean Lets Clean Beauty Enthusiasts Chronicle And Share Skincare Experiences

Clean beauty enthusiasts aren’t alone, and BClean makes sure they know that. The new app fosters clean beauty customer connections and assists those looking to keep close tabs on their skincare regimens. Created by Michael and Kristina...

No-Commitment Manicures: Orly Launches AR Nail Polish Try-On With App Wanna Nails

Orly is taking the concept of try before you buy virtual by partnering with augmented reality specialist Wannaby to allow consumers to sample nail polishes on their cellphones via the Wanna Nails app. Although brands the...

Beauty Independent 2.0: Connect To Grow With Uplink

So begins the launch of Beauty Independent 2.0: On Tuesday at BeautyX Capital Summit, Beauty Independent publisher and Indie Beauty Media Group co-founder Nader Naeymi-Rad introduced Uplink by Beauty Independent, a new services marketplace connecting...