A Veteran Buyer On How Indie Beauty Brands Can Win Over Retailers Challenged By The Pandemic

Challenging for indie beauty brands prior to the pandemic, the retail environment is getting exceedingly tougher due to it. Melissa D’Aquila, who spent 11 years as a buyer at Lord & Taylor, the last two dedicated to...

The Primped Pandemic Guy: Men’s Brands See Online Sales Increases

Before the pandemic, beauty entrepreneur Andrew Glass, co-founder of hair removal brand Wakse and founder of skincare brand Non Gender Specific, was more into personal maintenance than your typical guy. During the pandemic, he’s taken it...

Beauty Brand Founders’ Top Time Management And Task Delegation Tips

In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask 19 brand founders and executives: What tools help you with time management and task delegation?

Five Valuable Social Media Resources For Small Businesses

In normal times, small businesses play vital, but often unrecognized, roles in our everyday lives. From the local friendly florist to the pizzeria with delicious slices and the cute gift shop to the maker of our favorite bath...

What’s Happening At Indie Beauty Retailers? We Touch Base With Them About Reopening Plans.

More than half of states in the United States began to reopen this week. For stores, reopening procedures can take many different forms. To find out more about them, in this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions relevant...

Beauty And Brains: Brands Address The Mental Health Of Their Customers During The Pandemic

With the pandemic impacting people’s mental as well as physical health and May being Mental Health Awareness Month, in this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask 12 brand founders and executives: What...