Liha In The Press

FORBES: 7 Black-Owned Beauty Brands We Can All Support Today

FORBES: 7 Black-Owned Beauty Brands We Can All Support Today

As part of the global resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement, millions of allies have not only taken to the streets to protest systemic racism, but taken to their wallets to support black-owned businesses.

RED: Spotlight Liha Beauty

There’s an elegant, apothecary vibe running through Liha Beauty: sleek glass bottles filled with tuberose-scented oil; pleasingly chunky soap, hand-wrapped in tissue paper. Then there are the jars of pure shea butter, all lovingly made using ethically sourced, vegan and organic ingredients in recyclable, refillable and soon-to- be plastic-free packaging.

RED: Spotlight Liha Beauty
VOGUE: This British-Nigerian Duo Is Bottling Africa’s Best Beauty Secret

VOGUE: This British-Nigerian Duo Is Bottling Africa’s Best Beauty Secret

By now, you probably know that shea butter is the kind of rich, nourishing skin ingredient you’ll want to find listed on the back of your favorite body lotion..

BROWN BEAUTY TALK: 13 Black-Owned British Skincare Brands

Skincare can be quite an overwhelming routine to get your head around. The market is full of many skincare options nowadays. However, it’s important to remember that your skincare needs... Read More
BROWN BEAUTY TALK: 13 Black-Owned British Skincare Brands
ESSENCE: Behold, 20 Black-Owned Beauty Brands That You Will Absolutely Love

ESSENCE: Behold, 20 Black-Owned Beauty Brands That You Will Absolutely Love

03 LÍHA We’re more than happy to pay any extra shipping fees to get our hands on this U.K.-based outfit’s cold-pressed shea butter and coconut oil creations. Gold Shea Butter, $27, lihabeauty.co.uk.... Read More

REFINERY 29: Meet The Beauty Brand Founders Taking Inspiration From Their Ethnic Identity

When I was younger, my Greek grandmother used to slather my hair in locally pressed olive oil, clean my face with fresh rosewater and present me with mud masks she'd whipped up using the mineral-rich red soil that grew watermelons in the field next to her little island lodge.
REFINERY 29: Meet The Beauty Brand Founders Taking Inspiration From Their Ethnic Identity
VOGUE: Emilia Wickstead Recharges Summer Dressing With 8 Inspiring Female Entrepreneurs

VOGUE: Emilia Wickstead Recharges Summer Dressing With 8 Inspiring Female Entrepreneurs

Lockdown has taught Emilia Wickstead “how important it is to recharge, rethink and reimagine in every sense of the words”. 

MARIE CLAIRE: Want some Instagram business advice?

Life in those little squares has never been better. Don't take our word for it. Let these women and Instagram's brand development expert share their secrets.
MARIE CLAIRE: Want some Instagram business advice?
TRAVEL NOIRE: This Black-Owned Beauty Brand Aims To Reconnect Black Travellers With Their Heritage

TRAVEL NOIRE: This Black-Owned Beauty Brand Aims To Reconnect Black Travellers With Their Heritage

For over 20 years, friends Liha Okunniwa and Abi Oyepitan have shared a deep love for natural hair and African beauty secrets. The two women, both based in London, attended college together and bonded over making homemade beauty products in their kitchens.

ELLE: Black-Owned Beauty Brands To Support Right Now, And Forever

The beauty industry hasn't been the most inclusive in the past, with brands offering abysmal shade options when it comes to make-up and hair products that don't cater to different textures but, we're starting to see a big shift when it comes to brands designing products that are suited to all people, no matter what their skin ton
ELLE: Black-Owned Beauty Brands To Support Right Now, And Forever
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