Whether you are a makeup enthusiast, beauty blogger or everyday working woman looking for the right products, we are here to help. We have compiled a list of 10 Black-owned beauty brands to share with our readers. It consists of new brands to try, and with it, we urge you to continue your support of Black businesses.
Black Opal Beauty – This beauty brand was created in 1994 to celebrate the nuances of Black skin. It offers both makeup and skincare to women, regardless of complexion or heritage.
Iman Cosmetics – This is a 25-year-old beauty brand created by supermodel Iman. She created the brand for all women of color.
The Lip Bar – This a vegan lipstick brand was started in 2012 by Melissa Butler in her kitchen.
Juvia’s Place – This is a beauty company created by Chichi Eburu. The indie makeup brand features bright and bold eyeshadow palettes that have captured the attention and love of beauty bloggers everywhere.
Mented Cosmetics – This is a vegan cosmetics brand created by partners KJ Miller and Amanda E. Johnson. They started Mented Cosmetics because of their belief that every woman should be able to find herself in the world of beauty.
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