As a female-founded company, we firmly believe in the power of women to do, well anything. And when it comes to creating products? We happen to think female-founded brands are best-in-class.
As consumers like you become more conscious of the impact of the products we use on the environment and our health, the demand for sustainable, ethical, and female-founded brands has skyrocketed.
In this blog, we'll celebrate some of our favorite female-founded brands that are sold at Sage + Sound. From skincare to wellness, these brands are leading the charge in the sustainable and ethical business space.
Oui The People
Karen Young is the female founder behind Oui the People, a company that offers luxury shaving products for women. As a woman of color, Young was frustrated with the lack of representation and inclusivity in the beauty industry and decided to create a brand that caters to women of all skin types and tones. Oui the People's products are made with natural, non-toxic ingredients and are designed to help women achieve a smooth, irritation-free shave. Young has been recognized for her entrepreneurship and leadership in the beauty industry, receiving accolades such as Forbes 30 Under 30 and Essence's Woke 100 Women of 2020. Beyond providing high-quality shaving products, Oui the People is also committed to promoting body positivity and self-care, with Young emphasizing the importance of feeling confident and comfortable in one's own skin.
The founder of Rosebud Woman is Christine Marie Mason, a writer, teacher, and entrepreneur with a passion for women's health and wellness. Mason created Rosebud Woman to provide women with intimate skincare products that are both effective and safe, using natural, organic, and sustainable ingredients. With over 25 years of experience in the fields of meditation, yoga, and personal growth, Mason brings a holistic approach to her work and emphasizes the importance of self-care and self-love. In addition to running Rosebud Woman, Mason is also a public speaker and author, having written several books on topics such as personal development and spirituality. Through her work, Mason aims to empower women to connect with their bodies, embrace their sensuality, and cultivate a deeper sense of pleasure and joy in their lives.
Shannon Davenport, a former executive in the fashion industry who turned to natural beauty after becoming a mother, created Esker Beauty to offer a range of natural, plant-based skincare products that are gentle and effective. With a focus on sustainability and ethical sourcing, Davenport works with local farmers and suppliers to ensure that Esker Beauty's products are made with the highest quality ingredients. In addition to running Esker Beauty, Davenport is also a certified aromatherapist and uses her expertise to create unique, aromatherapeutic blends for her products. Through her work, Davenport aims to help women feel more connected to their bodies and the natural world, encouraging them to take a more mindful approach to self-care and wellness.
The founder of Le Prunier is made up of sisters Jacqueline, Allison, and Elaine Taylor, who come from a multi-generational family farm in California that grows organic plums. Using the power of plum, the sisters created Le Prunier, a line of skincare products that are rich in antioxidants and nourishing vitamins. Their flagship product, Le Prunier Plum Beauty Oil, has gained a cult following and is recognized for its ability to hydrate, brighten, and balance the skin. With a focus on sustainability and social responsibility, the Taylor sisters are committed to using only the highest quality ingredients and supporting their local community.
Carbonnique is a skincare company founded by two sisters, Renée and Naza Hava. Renée and Naza are working mothers who understand the challenges of finding time for self-care, especially when it comes to skincare. They created Carbonnique with the mission of providing supportive skincare for all women, and to promote a softer and more accepting view of ourselves. Renée and Naza believe that fine lines and wrinkles are not flaws, but rather signs of a life well-lived. They aim to help women achieve healthy-looking skin through their Carbonnique classes, while also making the experience enjoyable and relaxing. With their passion for skincare and dedication to helping women feel confident and beautiful, Renée and Naza have created a brand that empowers and supports women everywhere.
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