After Two Decades In The Beauty Industry, Angela Dubia Created The Online Green Beauty Shop She Wanted

Safe & Chic founder Angela Dubia knows prestige beauty. As an account executive for Parfums Givenchy, she managed over 100 California retail locations, including Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue. While chicness was...

Mermaids And Natural Ingredients Are Much More Than Merely Trends To The Founder Of Captain Blankenship

Like an acrophobe becoming a helicopter pilot, Jana Blankenship overcame fragrance sensitivity to build the beauty brand Captain Blankenship. The trick to surmounting her scent incompatibility was switching from synthetic to natural ingredients. Captain Blankenship aims to...

Devin Donaldson’s Sage Words Of Wisdom On The Subscription Model

Dollar Shave Club, Stitch Fix, Birchbox, Blue Apron, Scentbird and Petit Vour have vastly different businesses, but they’re all based around a similar premise: capturing customers for more than single purchases. Subscription models are an eminently...

The Intermediary Goes Digital: OPAL Avenue Launches To Connect Clean Beauty Retailers And Brands Online

Mia Bell Brands is bringing technology to the fore to match retailers with clean beauty and wellness brands as a new entity called OPAL Avenue. The move comes after the retail brokerage firm acquired Kind Eye For...

How Brands Get Their Clean Beauty Messages Out

In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask 10 founders and executives: How do you educate the public on using natural beauty products?