cosmetics Archives - Indie Beauty Expo

Uplink Live hits LA, connecting suppliers with indie beauty brand leaders

Later this month the tradeshow-within-a-tradeshow will open in Los Angeles, California, helping solution providers of every ilk meet with indie beauty brands and build the business relationships that will grow into industry gold. Uplink Live will run concurrently with IBE LA January 29 and 30 in Los Angeles, California . Cosmetics ...

3 under-the-radar beauty trends to watch for at IBE LA this month

At the end of January, the now exclusively B2B indie beauty trade show will open in Los Angeles, California. Over the years, the Indie Beauty Expo has grown to be one of the top global events where buyers, bloggers, influencers, and media discover and explore the best and the newest ...

Green Beauty Night is coming to the US this February

The event, presented by The Eco Well, is an evening of conversation among cosmetic chemists, industry ingredient makers, and science communicators on the topic of sustainability. Green Beauty Night got its start in Toronto, Canada, this past October. Jen Novakovich, director of the Eco Well, moderated the conversation at the first event and will do ...

16 Budding Indie Beauty Brands To Know Before IBE LA

Makeup artist Katey Denno, podcaster Jackie Johnson and skincare product reviewer Amy Chang were among several beauty influencers that gathered at the newly opened club Allbright West Hollywood last week to catch a sneak peek of 16 emerging brands poised to grab the attention of editors and retail buyers during Indie Beauty Expo’s return to Los Angeles ...

Retail Buyer Survey Results Reveal US And UK Brands Made A Splash At IBE London 2019

Retail buyers that attended Indie Beauty Expo London last month were looking to the United States and United Kingdom for indie inspiration. That’s what was revealed in results from a survey of roughly 300 buyers covered in the latest edition of Anthology of Independent Beauty, which is being released ...

Eight International Beauty Trends Spotted At IBE London 2019

The first Indie Beauty Expo London last year, one of parent company Indie Beauty Media Group’s most successful debut shows to date, was going to be a tough act to follow. But its follow-up, IBE London 2019, held from Oct. 23 to 24 at East London’s Old Truman Brewery, didn’t disappoint. The trade ...

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 ...