SPOTLIGHT: BLACK-OWNED WELLNESS BRANDS THAT WE LOVE
Peak and Valley
A natural vitamins/supplements brand that has a mission to provide mindfully and sustainably sourced wellness blends - all while respecting the cultural backgrounds their ingredients come from. The ingredients in their blends have been used in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese medicine for hundreds of years. They, as a company, respect and appreciate the cultural and ethnobotanical background of these ingredients.
"Adaptogenic Blends to enhance beauty, mood, and mind"
Oui the People
This efficacious body care brand is committed to the reConstitution of Beauty by “watching their language”. They believe beauty shouldn't come at the expense of our psyche. Rather than pursuing flawlessness, they aim to build products, designed thoughtfully, that help you feel great in the skin you're already in.
"Body care for the good of the people''
Golde was founded by Trinity Mouzon in 2016 with the vision of making self-care more inclusive, engaging, and fun. Golde believes that being well should feel good. Their products are infused with single-origin turmeric, a potent super-herb recognized for its beautifying, healing, and mood-boosting properties. Their super blends are daily essentials for inner and outer radiance, because beauty and balance start from within.
"Superfoods for every body"
Founded by Crystal Etienne in 2015 and formerly known as PantyProp, Ruby Love is an apparel company rooted in the belief that periods should never stop women from doing, being and going. Ruby Love has developed a smart, intuitive, patent-pending technology that offers maximum absorption, protection against leaks and stains, peace of mind, and complete discretion, so period days can be like every other day.
"Empower your period with products that give you leak-free, stain-free, and worry-free protection"
BLK+GRN likes their products how they like their people. Nontoxic. They are a marketplace that has a core mission of connecting people with high-quality, toxin-free products that support wellness, and to cultivate forward-thinking black artisans and entrepreneurs. They promise to maintain that connection by curating, crafting and consuming consciously for you.
"One stop-shop for natural black-owned products"