How Medicine Mama’s Organic Apothecary Is Making It In The Mass Market While Keeping Manufacturing In-House
About a decade ago, Medicine Mama’s Organic Apothecary founder Donna Steinmann received a phone call from a Santa Barbara dermatologist’s office inquiring about Sweet Bee Magic, an all-purpose skincare product she’d been making from honey and propolis for a while without any intention of selling widely. Steinmann was worried someone might have been ...
CBD, The Everywhere Ingredient, Has Invaded Spas
You can’t look anywhere these days without seeing something with CBD in it. CBD coffee. CBD tinctures. CBD tampons. CBD candy. So, it’s no surprise that CBD has made its way to the spa scene. CBD stands for cannabidiol, a constituent of the cannabis plant that doesn’t get you high. The high comes from ...
The Market @ Macy’s Focuses On Beauty Brands At The Department Store Retailer’s Lenox Square Location In Atlanta
Macy’s is turning to beauty to add pizzazz to its Lenox Square location in Atlanta by concentrating on the category in its The Market @ Macy’s assortment at the store. On Sunday, more than 20 beauty brands will launch at the pop-up marketplace that reduces the retail burdens placed on rising companies and ...
Retail Buyers Spotlight Standout Products From Indie Beauty Expo Los Angeles
Indie Beauty Expo headed west last week to spotlight rising indie beauty stars in downtown Los Angeles at the California Market Center. In total, almost 200 emerging brands packed IBE’s 45,000-square-foot venue with skincare, color cosmetics, haircare, tools and more. Representatives from a vast array of retailers descended on the expo from the ...
Scared Of Nail Art? Growing Nail Salon Concept Color Camp Can Help You Choose An Insta-ready Design
If your legal counsel is rocking fabulous fingernail foil, Color Camp could be responsible. The emerging salon concept has broadened nail art from cutting-edge early adopters to beauty consumers generally timid to try the latest styles. Now, it’s broadening its reach geographically, too. Color Camp has opened a second Los Angeles area ...
Spark Beauty Freshens Up For The New Year With Four New Brands
For a fresh new year, Feelunique and Indie Beauty Media Group are recharging their collaboration with a group of Fresh Indie brands. Four brands—Pretty Athletic, Ere Perez, La Sirene and Honey Belle—are being added to the assortment of rising beauty stars the Indie Beauty Expo producer curates for the European beauty ...