Brooklyn Groove Gets Its Natural Beauty Groove On In Greenpoint
A longtime Greenpoint resident, Olga Stefanska watched gentrification transform her Brooklyn neighborhood’s retail landscape. But she detected something lacking in the new stylish store mix: a modern apothecary. There was no place for locals to discover unique, natural products from emerging beauty brands. In 2013, she left her wholesale fragrance career to ...
Rise Of The Anti-Amazons: Five E-tailers Shaking Up The Online Beauty Scene
A latecomer to the beauty segment, e-commerce is biting off a bigger piece of the global beauty sales pie than ever before. Online sales accounted for 6.9% of the global beauty market in 2016, more than double the 3.3% share online sales captured back in 2010, according to ...
Lena Rose Leads The Clean Beauty Charge In Chicago (Nope, Credo Wasn’t First)
Jenny Duranski has sometimes felt like a preacher without much of a choir. A trailblazing convert to the green beauty movement, she’s been devoted to bringing reluctant Chicagoans onto the better-for-your bandwagon since opening nontoxic nail salon Noktivo four years ago. “The green, indie industry has not gained as much traction here as ...