Shop Good Serves Up Self-Care Staples In San Diego

The clean beauty boss has a new domain. Leah Kirpalani, who started Good Life in 2015 as a health coaching venture, is opening the 750-square-foot store Shop Good in San Diego showcasing brands such as...

Sacred Beauty Salon Founder Rebecca Casciano On Paying Attention To The Inside While Making Up The Outside

Veteran makeup artist and clean beauty expert Rebecca Casciano doesn’t believe true beauty is found in a bottle of foundation. She’s an adherent to the philosophy that beauty radiates from the inside, but a vibrant pink lip painted...

Scrupulous Sourcing, Careful Store Selection, Spam Email And A Single SKU Spark The Rise Of Vintner’s Daughter

Much of the skincare on the market is the equivalent of boxed wine. Its contents are of questionable origins. It might get the job done in a pinch, but doesn’t inspire loyalty. It’s a disposable buy and looks...

Stem Cell Scientist Hans Keirstead Battles Crow’s Feet And Vies For A Congressional Seat

Hans Keirstead is campaigning for good looks and good government: the first with new skincare brand Root of Skin and the second with a congressional run. An outgrowth of AiVita Biomedical, the brand is launching after four years...

Beauty Companies Join The Menstrual Realness Movement

The elevation of menstruation is upon us.

When Claire Zhao got her period at age 15, she broke down in tears. “I was very scared. There was a stigma and...