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Seven Female-Owned Beauty Brands You Need in Your Life

These women are reshaping the male-dominated industry.

It’s crazy to think that the global beauty and personal care market had a revenue of over $503.6 billion in 2021. And although women are this industry’s largest consumer, it’s one still very much led by men in top executive positions. With International Women’s Month in full swing, we are highlighting some female-owned brands that are making their mark and reshaping the business. These ladies are taking their experience of what does and doesn’t work to create products that are innovative and inclusive. If this doesn’t say girl power, we don’t know what does.

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Kiana Cabell and Gigi Goldman bonded over their love of coconut oil. They saw a void in the marketplace for products with this staple ingredient and decided to jump into the deep end to launch the company in 2015. Every Kopari Beauty product starts with 100 percent pure, organic coconut oil that is sustainably sourced from small family farms in the Philippines. Their line of products is also free of sulfates, parabens, silicones and phthalates, and are cruelty-free.

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