You’ve heard of K-Beauty. Now meet A-Beauty. Christina Funke Tegbe had a southern-American childhood that was built upon the cultural heritage of Nigeria. In 2015, Christina left her corporate career to spread the inherited foundations of African clean beauty. Sourcing pure, organic plant botanicals from the 54 African countries, 54 Thrones brings the heart and soul of Africa to the world.
Nina Zilka and David Krause began their collaborative partnership at Pratt Institute in NYC over a decade ago. As designers, they have received accolades from publications including WWD, Nylon, Elle, and Surface.
In 2016, a passion for wellness led them to create Alder New York where they bring their design sensibility and attention to detail to their line of uncomplicated, high performing personal care essentials.
alice decadent chocolate treats combine the best organic, fruiting-body mushrooms with the best nootropics and adaptogens. This union pairs the long-term benefits of mushrooms with the immediate effects of the nootropics, and the delights of fungi. The result is an indulgent daily routine that’s good for you and only gets better with time.
Alight believes that daily rituals and acts of self care are the starting points for large scale change. Monumental progress can happen with the smallest spark. Something as simple as lighting a stick of incense can change you, your mood, the way you perceive your space and your place within it. Alight believes that starting that little fire can also ignite real change on a larger scale. Alight Incense was created with this as a core belief, and that is why a portion of their proceeds are donated to organizations that support a spectrum of progressive issues.
Ignite change with Alight, and set the flame of progress Alight.
August’s journey began in January 2020, when they started gathering their gen z community together to identify gaps in period care. They have spent the last year working to collectively democratize access to period health education, identify solutions for more sustainable and comfortable period products. August is for anyone who menstruates — regardless of gender, race, culture, abilities and socioeconomic background
Axiology Founder, Ericka Rodriguez, started with a personal problem — she couldn’t find a good lipstick that didn’t harm animals or the planet. So she got to work in her kitchen and two years later, created the 10-ingredient formula that launched Axiology. Because finding good makeup that doesn’t harm humans or the planet shouldn’t be so complicated.
Beauty by Earth is devoted to pure, effective ingredients that overflow with natural goodness. Their award-winning, non-toxic and always cruelty-free products unleash your natural beauty while helping you, your family and the planet thrive. Why? Because they believe everyone deserves skincare products that bring out their best, without hidden toxins or ludicrous price tags.
After struggling with cystic acne from the age of 14, Justine, began studying holistic esthetics and founded Botnia – a plant based skin care line with minimal ingredients and maximum results. Botnia thinks about every aspect of the product creation process and go to great lengths with every bottle that ships out of their lab, starting with organic soil and seed quality through growing to harvest, drying, and finally processing each botanical in their own lab. We use their botanical extracts and compounds to custom-mix masks in our spa!
Sisters Liana & Roxane spent their childhood summers in Holland. Living above their Opa’s Amsterdam apothecary & playing in his garden by the sea. These precious moments became the driving force behind their lifes’ work – reviving the Cleban Apothecary with a modern California twist. Cleban & Daughters offers remedies to power your best self. Potent formulations for renewed energy, deep sleep & nourished skin. Informed by Mother Nature’s wild, the line connects people to plants of purpose. Crafted locally in California.
Whether your goal is to delve into a clean, natural skincare routine or if you’re simply looking for effective and pocket-friendly products, Cocokind has got you covered. What first started as a passion project turned Priscilla Tsai, a former investment banker, into the founder and CEO of Cocokind—a superfood based, all-natural skincare brand.
Cordial Organics is a new generation of wellness and beauty formulated with CBD. It is Cordial’s intention to restore the whole body, not just improve symptoms. All of their product ingredients are expertly blended to have a specific effect not only on your internal and external body but your emotional state as well.
After years of debilitating period pain, Mimi Millard joined forces with Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Courtney Mayszak and like-minded researchers, physicians, and dietitians to craft revolutionary and natural approaches for managing even the worst period symptoms — for bleeders, by bleeders.
Robin and Anna created Erbaviva in Los Angeles’ artistic Topanga Canyon enclave in 1996. As early proponents of California’s organic food movement, they wanted to apply principles of sustainability, ethics and quality to the products used on their children’s delicate skin. While Erbaviva has grown, the founding values of transparency, authenticity and organic integrity endure.
Founded by Emma Allen and made with a small + great team in Black Mountain, NC, Everyday Oil makes skincare for the ages. This is a new kind of product, but also a very old kind of product. Using the absolute best organic and wild-harvested botanical oils, Everyday Oil is uniquely balancing, hydrating, cleansing, and nourishing. One little bottle of goodness for all of your needs.