LUA’s Lori Fenn On Making A Splash While Growing A Skincare Brand Sustainably

You can’t help but notice LUA. The brainchild of artist Lori Fenn, the colorful, graphic skincare brand has a come-hither quality. Its bold design and affordability have proven to be catnip for millennials, who also appreciate LUA’s vegan,...

Spirit Coaching And Body Scrub Go Hand In Hand At All-Encompassing Holistic Lifestyle Shop RadRitual

As beauty pushes beyond basic prettying products, RadRitual demonstrates the breadth of the category. The Pittsburgh store incorporates energy healing, spirit coaching, animal reiki and CBD merchandise as well as natural lipsticks, eyeshadows, foundations, setting powders, serums, body...

Flush With New Funding, The Nue Co. Expands Retail Reach

The Nue Co. is picking up steam as retailers charge full speed into the ingestibles segment. Anthropologie and Credo are among the latest distribution additions to the premium supplement brand’s roster of some 50 stores and hotels,...

Putting The Green In Greenpoint: Anima Mundi Opens Apothecary And Factory In Brooklyn

Brooklynites have a new respite from holiday stress, winter colds, migraines, insomnia and whatever else may ail them: Medicinal herb and ingestible brand Anima Mundi’s handmade elixirs, tinctures, tonics and powders are now available at the...

Behind The Booths: Indie Beauty Brand Founders Talk About Trade Show And Pop-Up Experiences

In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask 16 founders and executives: What has your trade show, pop-up, gift suite or farmers market experience been like,...