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To the beauty entrepreneur who’s ready to take the next step

Beauty entrepreneurs have many demands on their time, energy and means. If you’re wondering why you should trust IBE to help you expand your brand to achieve your business goals, our company was founded by someone that was once exactly where you are, who not only knows the struggles of bringing a brand to life ...

Discover Your New Favorite Brands at IBE LA 2018

From beauty and skincare to wellness and lifestyle brands—IBE LA has got you covered. 150 brands are exhibiting this coming January in LA, so it’s going to be a packed house with some of the most incredible indie beauty brands on the planet. You won’t want to miss IBE Los Angeles on January 24-25, 2018. Check out ...

SWAAY highlights 10 Innovative Beauty Founders They Loved At IBE NEW YORK 2017

“I don’t think there’s anything quite like an arena of entrepreneurs, banding together under the name of Indie, and showcasing their immense talents for an entire city to see. Jillian Wright’s Indie Beauty Expo was a mere fledgling concept back in 2015 when it made its New York debut. Two years and three cities later, ...

Hello Giggles Catches up with Jillian Wright about upcoming Indie Beauty Trends

“Imagine yourself wandering into a gigantic warehouse in SoHo, only to find yourself inside a neon-lit bonified beauty playground where 220 indie beauty brands are showcasing their products and doling out generous samples. This is exactly what the 2017 Indie Beauty Expo in NYC felt like, except with an added dose of comfort amidst all ...

domino shares 13 Incredible Indie Skincare Brands from IBE New York 2017

“Indie beauty is booming, from popular brands like Glossier to RMS to True Botanticals. But we went to Indie Beauty Expo in New York to discover the new brands that are about to explode in popularity—from ethical ingredients to gorgeous packaging and effective results, we hit skincare gold…” Read full article

Fashionista Unveils Jillian’s 8 Must-Know Indie Beauty Brands

Check out what FASHIONISTA had to say about us living in the Golden Age of indie beauty and see which 8 brands IBE Co-Founder Jillian Wright selected as her top must-know brands exhibiting with us at IBE New York 2017! “You may not even realize it, but we’re living in the Golden Age of indie beauty. ...

Charlotte’s Book is Excited for IBE NY 2017

Charlotte’s Book shares their excitement for our upcoming expo in New York City! Read their recap on the the who, what, where and why of IBE New York 2017. Read Article

Discover Your New Favorite Brand at IBE NY 2017

From beauty and skincare to wellness and lifestyle brands—IBE NY has got you covered. With new, amazing brands signing on each day, you won’t want to miss IBE New York, August 22–24, 2017. Check out a selection of the brands who have already registered to attend below. Download Exhibitor Site ...

WWD on Texas: Beauty’s New Epicenter

Rachel Strugatz from WWD shares her opinion on why Texas is beauty’s new epicenter and quotes IBE’s co-founder Nader Naeymi-Rad on why IBE chose to add Dallas to the NY & LA line-up. “Unlike their predecessors who typically migrated to one of the coasts or pitched their ideas to a bigger company, [these] are more likely to ...