ShopTheExpo Drew Indie Beauty Brands, Influencers And Shoppers To Neiman Marcus Fashion Island
Neiman Marcus and Indie Beauty Media Group held the second ShopTheExpo event on Friday and Saturday, which brought 18 independent beauty and wellness brands and their founders to the luxury retailer’s Fashion Island store in Newport Beach, Calif. The ShopTheExpo concept is helping 111-year-old Neiman Marcus stay ...
Bumpcology Is Building Sales By Going After Body Hair That’s Gone Awry
In more than 13 years as a waxing specialist, Tiffany Piggee has become familiar with hair in every crevice of the human body. When one is twisted in the wrong direction, the self-proclaimed jedi waxstar whips out her handy ingrown serum Bumpcology to set it straight – and customers nationwide have been increasingly doing ...
PurPicks Is A Review Platform Clean Beauty Fans Can Call Their Own (No More Scouring Stars On Amazon)
After introducing Canadian safe skincare certification CertClean nearly three years ago, Jenise Lee faced an unforeseen occupational hazard: Constant questions about which beauty products were her favorites. She doled out details on her choices, but grew concerned that they didn’t address specific needs of the curious or broader consensus about products. “There was ...
Amy Galper And Christina Daigneault Bring Mindfulness To DIY Beauty Product Making With Their New Book
When consumers buy beauty products at stores, it’s difficult for them to fully understand the roots of what’s inside the bottles. In their book “Plant-Powered Beauty,” Amy Galper and Christina Daigneault invite readers to appreciate beauty ingredients by putting their hands on them to prepare 50-plus natural skincare recipes. “Plants have a deep ...
Fear Factor: Indie Beauty Brand Founders Share The Scariest Business Moments They’ve Faced
In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask 12 founders and executives: What’s been the scariest moment you’ve encountered at your brand?