Concept Store Project Gaia NYC Opens In Manhattan, Partners With C.O. Bigelow

What will New York City retail be like after the pandemic? Project Gaia NYC wants to be the blueprint. The new initiative from Shriya Bisht Misra and Danielle...

European Wax Center Reveals Refreshed Product Line To Grow Sales Between Clients’ Waxing Appointments

In March of last year, European Wax Center, which performs more than 20 million waxes a year, was forced to close its locations along with salons and spas across the country. For the company, the pandemic was...

Beauty Retailer Vegan Fine Body Set To Open In Boca Raton, Plans Expansion To Other US Cities

Vegan Fine Brands is out to put vegan beauty and food on the map and, by that, it means the map of the United States, where it hopes to open locations in the top 10 to 15...

The Detox Market Flexes Its Curation Skills With French Clean Beauty Capsule Collection

Most years, Romain Gaillard, a longtime Los Angeles resident who grew up in Paris, takes at least four trips to France, but 2020 and 2021 aren’t most years. Due to the pandemic, the founder and CEO of clean...

After Moving From Los Angeles To Boise, SkinOwl’s Annie Tevelin Opens A Store

Before the pandemic, Annie Tevelin, whose brand SkinOwl will throw a grand opening party Saturday for its 1,200-square-foot location in the picturesque retail and dining district Bown Crossing of Southeast Boise known for its walkability, friendly vibe,...

How Protective Styling Salon Concept Naza Beauty Survived A Year Of Lockdowns

On Feb. 22, 2020, Natanya Montgomery held the grand opening of Naza Beauty, her hotly anticipated protective styling salon concept designed for Black and brown women, and located in San Francisco’s trendy Mission District. “We...