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Black-Owned Skin Care Brands For Your Best Complexion Yet

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When just over 2 percent of VC funding is given to women, it’s important to shop woman-owned brands to show the market that they can sell out their goods. This goes for Black-owned brands, too. According to Faces of Founders, in 2018 only 1 percent of the founders who raised equity financing were Black and […]

Morphe Maddie Ziegler Imagination Collection Is the Brand’s First Soft Glam

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When you think of Morphe makeup, “light” and “soft glam” probably aren’t the first things that come to mind. Morphe’s biggest fans love a full face beat and look to the brand for products with bold, vibrant hues. That’s why the Morphe x Maddie Ziegler Imagination Collection is such a departure for the beauty company. […]

Black-Owned Sex Toy Brands & Boutiques You Need To Be Shopping At

Scroll To See More Images It’s getting a little hot in here—and we don’t mean the temperature. If you’ve been looking for an excuse to treat yourself in more ways than one (*wink*), allow us to introduce you to these 10 Black-owned sex toy brands and boutiques. There’s no need to leave your bed, because […]

Black-Owned Wig Brands Making Gorgeous Units For Us and By Us

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I wish someone schooled me on wigs earlier in life because they are truly everything. No, I’m not talking about the cheap ones you get at your local party store every Halloween. I’m not just referring to wigs in and of themselves either. I love everything about wig culture—from the classic Bonner Brother hair shows […]

Swimwear Shopping? These Sustainable Brands Are Where to Look

Fashion Swimwear Shopping? These Sustainable Brands Are Where to Look Made from eco-friendly fabrics and sustainably produced to last a long, long time, you don’t have to worry about these bikinis and two-pieces ending back in the landfills. by Kames Narayanan | June 18, 2020 Ah, the first taste of freedom. If you live in […]

Swimwear Shopping? These Sustainable Brands Are Where to Look

Fashion Swimwear Shopping? These Sustainable Brands Are Where to Look Made from eco-friendly fabrics and sustainably produced to last a long, long time, you don’t have to worry about these bikinis and two-pieces ending back in the landfills. by Kames Narayanan | June 18, 2020 Ah, the first taste of freedom. If you live in […]

Pride 2020 Fashion & Beauty Brands With Initiatives That Give Back

Scroll To See More Images Given that most Pride celebrations happening this year will be virtual, I guess you don’t need to go all-out when it comes to buying an outfit—but let’s be honest, you probably will. Whether you just want a cute new rainbow tee for your Pride Zoom party or you’re looking to […]

Black-Owned Wellness Brands That Will Keep Your Mind and Body in Check

Scroll To See More Images According to the dictionary, wellness is defined as “the state of being in good health.” Admittedly, I forgot how simple a concept this is since the word “wellness” has been co-opted by an overwhelmingly wide range of brands and influencers in recent years. So much so, that whether it’s food, […]

Sephora Black Owned Brands Pledge: The First Company to Pledge 15 Percent

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Just a week ago the company announced a partnership with the National Black Justice Coalition, raising more than 1 million dollars to empower Black LGBTQ+ people. Now, the retailer is taking inclusivity one step further by joining the Black-owned brands pledge, called the 15 Percent Pledge. “We recognize how important it is to represent Black […]

Black-Owned Beauty Brands Etsy: Haircare, Accessories and More

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Though it’s great to shop BIPOC-owned brands anywhere you can, shopping Black-owned beauty brands from Etsy can help you support smaller companies that might not have the capital to get into a big store. You can actually find small-batch, handmade goods such as haircare, skincare, nails, body products and even hair accessories. One of the […]