Cheeky Millennial Candle Brand Coal And Canary, A New Sephora Entrant, Is On Fire
In 2014, graphic designer Amanda Buhse agreed to help her bestie Tom Jansen, then a college student, with his candle-making side gig, mostly as an excuse to hang out with him. “It was a fun experiment to see how far we could take it,” says Buhse. “We did a bunch of market research to ...
Marijuana Is Legal In Canada. What Does That Mean For Beauty?
Canada legalized marijuana for recreational use on Wednesday, creating the world’s largest weed marketplace and setting off speculation over how various industries, including beauty, will capitalize on the great green rush happening in United States’ neighbor to the north. The legalization is being handled cautiously by national, territorial and provincial governments in the country, ...
Greetings From Nashville Pop-up Brings Tennessee Beauty Brands to New York
When Libby Callaway, founder and principal of content and communications firm The Callaway, floated her idea for Greetings From Nashville, a pop-up market in Brooklyn featuring Nashville brands, to her local clients and creator friends, she was shocked by how many brands wanted to be involved. “That’s not because I didn’t think ...
Five Emerging CBD Brands Generating Buzz In The Beauty Industry
As the CBD market mushrooms, beauty brands wielding the ingredient are burrowing into every niche imaginable. From K-beauty to social consciousness, they’re multiplying with different takes on the compound and audiences to deliver it to. Here, we explore five emerging brands generating CBD buzz in the beauty industry in unique ways. Kana Skincare: The ...
Weedwashing: How Brands Are Trying To Cash In On Beauty’s Biggest Trend
Cannabis beauty moved precipitously from the fringes to the mainstream last month when two formidable beauty players, Origins and Andalou Naturals, plunged into the category previously reserved for independent beauty and wellness brands willing to take chances on a risky ingredient. The fresh crop of pot beauty newbies, which ...
E-Commerce Shop The Art Of Care Clears The Haze In The CBD Segment For Conscientious Consumers
Beauty influencer and cannabidiol supporter Serein Wu fears CBD’s reputation is getting ruined by shoddy products flooding the self-care market. In order to preserve its reputation and promote genuine CBD, she teamed up with husband and manager Chris Ledford to launch The Art of Care, an e-commerce destination devoted to thoroughly vetted ...