Tag: beauty stores

It’s Mother Earth’s Day, Treat Yourself to Some Clean, Green, Black-Owned Beauty

Image: Anna Ok (Shutterstock) Happy Earth Day, y’all! It is on this sunny (well, sunny in Brooklyn, at least) day that we honor our mother—by going to plant a tree, frolic in a park, that sort of thing. However, if you’re not trying to do those things, there are still ways to support the environment—and […]

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Life Just Got a Little More Colorful With Morphe’s Lisa Frank Collection, Ulta Just Restocked

Morphe X Lisa Frank Collection | Ulta Beauty | Use Code 945671 The absolutely gorgeous Morphe X Lisa Frank Collection dropped at Ulta last November, and it sold out quickly. If you’re of a certain age, you definitely rocked these designs at school, so if you didn’t grab anything the first time, now is your […]

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Big Beauty Tuesday: From Social Media to Sephora, Danessa Myricks Is Building a Beauty Empire

Ever meet someone with energy so infectious, you can’t help but catch joy just speaking with them? That’s been our experience every time we encounter beauty maven Danessa Myricks, who has been a regular feature on The Glow Up almost since we began our journey in late 2017. Since then, she has continued to bring […]

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The D&I We Deserve: Ulta’s Newest Diversity and Inclusion Advisor Is Tracee Ellis Ross

Two years ago this month, I gave myself a challenge: realizing that I wasn’t walking the talk I preached daily on TGU, I launched a Black-Owned Beauty Month challenge in February of 2019, restricting myself to only Black-owned cosmetics and personal care products for Black History Month. The results were, at turns, comical, insightful, inspiring […]

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Building a Broader Brand, Sephora’s Incubator Program Announces 8 BIPOC-Owned Prestige Beauty Brands in Development

Photo: theendup (Shutterstock) Any makeup lover is all-too-familiar with the ubiquitous black lacquered displays and striped shopping bags of Sephora—but until recently, finding Black brands on its shelves proved a bit more challenging. The world’s premiere beauty marketplace has been working to change that image, inside and out: after becoming the first retailer to sign […]

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