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The Best Products I Found at the Indie Beauty Expo

I find most beauty conventions to be extremely stressful. With good reason: I was almost trampled to death by a hoard of Gen Z girls at Kylie Cosmetics’ booth at Beautycon last year. Despite the fear instilled in me by that horror show, I’ve always been curious about Indie Beauty Expo, an event that showcases ...

Genuinely Obsessed: An Electric Facial Brush With a Heated Gemstone

Going into the Indie Beauty Expo in New York City a few weeks ago, I knew that it would be overwhelming—in a good way. It’s basically a giant beauty convention that highlights smaller, independently owned brands (hence its name). But as anyone who’s ever been to ...

Indie Beauty Expo Gives Emerging Brands a Space to Connect in Real Life

Earlier this month over 240 beauty brands set up shop at Pier 94, a massive event location on Manhattan’s west side, at the fifth annual Indie Beauty Expo. Over the course of two days, retail buyers, journalists and bloggers, among others in the beauty industry met the people behind the ...

10 Innovative Brands To Know From The 2019 Indie Beauty Expo

Each year, since 2015, the Indie Beauty Expo has put on a show filled with up-and-coming companies or smaller, founder-led brands. And each year, it seems seems to expand. The show is like a beauty discovery box come to life. At this year’s show, a whopping 240 brands from around the world filled a giant space in ...

#BestoftheBest at Indie Beauty Expo NY 2019, reviewed by Ouch! Magazine

The review: The Indie Beauty Expo is a place where beauty brands and aspiring beauty invokers meet: online or brick and mortar store owners, social media influencers, make-up artists, press and so on. What I really enjoyed was the #indie feeling of the event. There were a lot of fresh brands ...

Chic niche brands that were spotlighted at the Indie Beauty Expo

From vaginas to CBD, beauty and wellness trends were cemented at this season’s Indie Beauty Expo at New York’s Pier 94. Being held Aug. 21 and 22, the expo featured a range of indie beauty brands to keep an eye on. Trends included sleep, K-beauty, vaginal and sexual wellness products and CBD.

All you need to know about this year’s beauty-centric event, Indie Beauty Expo

The Indie Beauty Expo showcases up-and-coming independent beauty products and is hosted in New York City, Los Angeles, London, Berlin, and Dallas every year. In each city, the event highlights various brands and products and creates a unique experience for attendees. This year, Indie Beauty Media Group (IBMG) is launching a new initiative in its ...

Gathering the Future

Imagine the power of assembling a coterie of indie brands. An exceptional curated event has played a pivotal role in the growth of this market segment and the beauty industry overall. It educates founders on how to break in and build sustainable businesses, serves as a concierge to leading retailers, and fosters meaningful connections.

Little Brands, Big Future

Next month, the Indie Beauty Expo returns to where it all began: New York City. The show will be held August 21 and 22 at Pier 94. Now a national and international event, IBE co-founder Jillian Wright is excited about the continued interest in and innovation showcased by the indie beauty sector. “I love meeting the ...