Dominic Symes Follows In His Cosmetic Chemist Father’s Footsteps With The Launch Of SkinEscens
At 49-years-old, South African cosmetic chemist Paul Symes died after suffering a massive heart attack, leaving behind two sons and thriving beauty company Justine, which would go on to be acquired by Avon. More than three decades later, Dominic Symes is carrying on his family’s legacy by launching SkinEscens at the age ...
Toxicologist Christina Ross’s New Brand Troos Sticks To Rigorous Testing And Stays Away From Marketing Hype
Toxicologist Christina Ross is bringing scientific rigor to a clean beauty segment where unsubstantiated claims are common. Her new brand Troos Skincare + Apothecary is grounded in extensive testing, ingredient purity and formula potency. Its first product is Fine Botanical Facial Oil, a $46 blend of grapeseed, jojoba, olive, rosehip and sweet almond ...
19-Year-Old Kristin Zaldana Launches Self-Made Cosmetics With The Smarts Of A Seasoned Beauty Exec
There is no age requirement for being a beauty entrepreneur, and Kristin Zaldana is taking advantage of the opportunity that affords to young people. She’s launched Self-Made Cosmetics at 19-years-old. “There’s the traditional route of interning at a beauty brand, working your way up and, then, branching out later, but I really wanted to ...
Pass The Bubbly: SkinTē Pops Into The Beauty Market With Carbonated Collagen Teas
A little sizzle never hurt. SkinTē is launching with collagen beauty beverages that add carbonation to a market largely dominated by flat formulas. The ingestible brand’s atypical recipe isn’t only due to the bubbles, though. SkinTē also boasts organic herbs, flavonoid-packed teas, a trio of women – naturopathic doctor Amy Bader, chef Elizabeth ...
Aesthetician Kathryn Sawers Takes A Considered Approach To Skincare And Her Brand Eventide
Aesthetician Kathryn Sawers doesn’t believe in skincare quick fixes and has extended that philosophy to the making of her brand Eventide. Developed over more than three years in her skin therapy practice, the brand’s mask and facial oil were crafted to carefully to fit into Sawers’ customized services and deliver healthy outcomes. Eventide’s ...
Ingestible Brand Majka Hits The Market To Nourish New Mothers
After giving birth to her son in June 2016, Lorena Garcia quickly realized that the social media depiction of motherhood isn’t exactly reality. “I went back to work in two weeks because I own my own business and, by month three, I was exhausted and physically depleted. What was shocking to me was that ...