Will Fragrance Be The First Non-Gendered Beauty Category?
Before she could purchase perfumes herself, Wendi Berger would nick her father’s Eau Sauvage from Christian Dior, a fresh citrus men’s cologne deepened by a woody vetiver base. “I wasn’t attracted to super floral girly scents,” she remembers. “I was attracted to scents that spoke to my mood.” When Berger ...
Clove + Hallow Aims To Be The MAC Cosmetics Of Clean Beauty
Watch your back, MAC Cosmetics. Clove + Hallow is coming for you. Atlanta makeup artist Sarah Biggers and her clients are huge fans of MAC’s intense pigments, diverse shade assortments, unapologetic artistry and not-so-exorbitant prices. Following a health scare, Biggers reexamined her beauty arsenal and discovered it lacked a natural brand ...
Teadora Adds A Touch Of Brazil To Seattle’s Pacific Place
The Teadora experience is on full display at Pacific Place in Seattle, but it won’t be for long. The Brazil-inspired skincare brand has set up a 200-square-foot temporary store at the shopping center through September 2nd as it tests strategies for solidifying customer relationships. The pop-up houses ...
Beauty E-Commerce Websites Dropped From Shopify Payments Processing Service
Following 14 months of preparation, Bella Vérité launched on Feb. 15 with 30 leading natural beauty brands, including Agent Nateur, Ilia, Indie Lee, Josh Rosebrook, Pai Skincare and Vapour Organic Beauty, using Shopify Inc.’s e-commerce platform and ...
Aillea Tests Its Retail Concept Beyond Denver With Atlanta Opening
After quickly establishing itself as a clean beauty retailer to be reckoned with, Aillea is taking a trip to Atlanta for its first store outside of Denver. Kathryn Dickinson, former vice president of sales and marketing of Vincent Longo, has had her sights set on expansion since she launched ...
Ranavat Botanics Goes On A Global Ingredient Hunt For Skincare Suited To Royalty
Ranavat Botanics founder Michelle Ranavat isn’t a makeup artist. She isn’t an aesthetician. She isn’t a dermatologist, perfumer, fashion designer or influencer. In fact, she hasn’t taken any of the traditional routes to beauty entrepreneurship. Instead, she’s a supply chain specialist heading a brand that depends on her uncanny skills for ...