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 ...
Nazan Schnapp Journeys From Switzerland To The U.S. To Enter The Detox Market
For a long time, beauty was a passion that Nazan Schnapp didn’t want to turn into a profession. As a teenager, the Swiss native with Turkish roots started whipping up natural skincare remedies, notably the toner Rose Otto Flower Water, she never intended to sell. In her adulthood, Schnapp worked in business administration and ...
Words To Work By: Founders Share Their Favorite Mottos
In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask 16 founders and executives: Do you have a favorite business motto or quote?
The Good Face Project Grades Product Safety And Suggests Alternatives To Products With Low Grades
Rating beauty products for their safety is great, but rating them and finding replacements for products that rate low is even better. That’s the aim of The Good Face Project, a startup kicking off May 15 with a Face Detox program that augments available tools for evaluating the toxicity of skincare products with a ...
Fox Naturals Finds A Retail Home In Grand Rapids
After a decade of working at stores such as Bath & Body Works, Forever 21, PacSun and Banana Republic, Fox Naturals founder Patrick Stoffel has opened one of his own. The 27-year-old’s beauty brand has taken root in 1,600 square feet on Wealthy Street in Grand Rapids, Mich., split evenly between retail and ...