• This Black-Owned Beauty Brand Is on a Mission to Empower African Communities

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    Alaffia is a beauty brand that's unlike most others. The fair-trade company, which is Black-owned and specializes in hair, face, and body-care products that incorporate handcrafted African ingredients, defines itself as one whose success is not measured by profit, but rather by empowerment.
    "We founded Alaffia as a means to empower my communities in West Africa; our social mission came first," founder Olowo-n'djo Tchala told POPSUGAR. "It was not developed as a marketing tool to sell our products."
    Taking inspiration from his mother, Ina, Tchala founded Alaffia as a way to pour back into...
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  • This Site Will Help You Find New Black- and Brown-Owned Beauty Brands

    This Site Will Help You Find New Black- and Brown-Owned Beauty Brands

    1 month ago - By Allure

    The founders are aiming to create financial parity and reframe how Black and Brown beauty brands are perceived.
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