Indie Brand Founders Weigh In On What A Truly Inclusive Beauty Industry Would Look Like

In this edition of Beauty Independent’s ongoing series posing questions to beauty entrepreneurs, we ask 12 founders and executives: If the beauty industry was truly inclusive, what would it look like?

Roll Tide: The Surprising Ascent Of An Ancient Beauty Tool

Beauty brands like Nu Skin, Foreo, ReVive, Dermaflash and ZIIP have introduced Star Treky devices that promise to smooth and brighten skin texture with LED lights, microcurrent technology and digitized dermaplaning. Despite the high-tech hoopla, it’s...

Nude Envie’s Lipsticks Knock It Out Of The Pucker Park

Nude Envie is making news in nudes. Since hitting the market last year, the brand’s nine lipsticks have proven that nude colors aren’t limiting. In particular, the rosy-plum Intuition, a bestseller at Barneys New York,...

Good Skin Day Sells Missourians On Indie Brands With Its Glow Know-How

Courtney Dunlop returned to her native Springfield, Mo., in 2016 for a calmer life, but she didn’t abandon all the habits she’d picked up over 16 years in New York, where her professional path alternated between positions at...

Maapilim Makes Grooming Products For Men Who Define Masculinity On Their Own Terms

What does it mean to be a man today? Does it mean charging into a school when bullets are flying? Does it mean expressing a feminine side? Does it mean embracing...