Fitglow Beauty Strikes Green-Hued Gold With Its Redness Rescue Cream
Eternal optimist Anna Buss can’t be soured. Although she moved to Florida from Canada just in time to be impacted by Hurricane Irma, she’s not indigent. “I make pretty stuff. How can I be mad?” declares the founder of clean makeup and skincare brand Fitglow Beauty. Fortunately, Buss’ home and new production ...
Seed To Serum Shuttering As Founder Steps Into New Career
Seed to Serum, an online plant-based beauty apothecary, is shutting its virtual doors. After months of pondering the fate of her business, founder Megan Schwarz has chosen to turn her focus away from the e-tailer to her holistic health coaching career. She underscores the reason for Seed to Serum’s end later this ...
Keli Smith Sweetens The Natural Skincare Segment With Kaike
It only took $1,000 worth of organic ingredients, jars and labels for Keli Smith to launch Kaike with skincare that smells so good you almost want to eat it. Pronounced cake as in the sugary birthday or wedding mainstay, the nearly two-year-old brand targets women of color, but sells its small-batch multiuse ...
Accelerator And Retail Mentorship Programs: Application, Attendance And Outcomes
If there’s power in numbers, then participation in an accelerator or retail mentorship program can be powerful for beauty brand founders facing the isolation, resource and manpower limitations, and dizzying array of unknowns that often come with entrepreneurial existences. These programs gather startups together to benefit from shared lessons, careful examinations ...
Côte Bridges Clean Nail Polishes With Effortless California Chic
Los Angeles may be known for flip flops and T-shirts, but it has plenty discerning consumers can appreciate like high-end designer shops lining Melrose Place, the culinary arts of Nancy Silverton, Roy Choi and Suzanne Goin, and hip downtown hotels. Despite those refined offerings, Mary Lennon and Leah Yari found the city lacked in ...