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Beauty Businesses

Franchises

How The Lash Lounge Franchise Extended its Business

One entrepreneur's inspiring story of how losing her job turned into a booming beauty franchise.
Starting a Business

How to Quit Your Day Job Gracefully

Here's what you need to know to navigate the transition from working for someone else to being your own boss.
Technology

The Biggest Trends in Business for 2013

Our look at new directions in business and how they will affect you in the coming year -- and beyond.
Starting a Business

Day #7: Our Top Beauty Gifts Made by Indie Merchants

We tested your lotions and potions -- and deemed these to be the best stocking stuffers.
Entrepreneurs

Ginger + Liz and Their Vision for Healthy Nails

When Ginger Johnson and Liz Pickett set out to rid nail polish of toxins, they found a flawed beauty industry in need of a makeover. See how they're making their mark.
Starting a Business

Community and the Value of a 'Kinky' Business Idea

Do others feel your pain? Then you might just have a great business idea. A recent online kerfuffle underscores the power in harnessing the passion of a community.
Franchises

From Small-Town Day Spa to Flourishing Franchise

How a contrarian approach helped one entrepreneur scale her spa business to more than 25 franchise units in 14 states.
Starting a Business

Beauty Businesses on Wheels

Small beauty-product marketers are extending their reach by going mobile. Here, a look at the benefits and what you can learn from these four-wheeling entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneurs

Birchbox and Changing the Way We Shop

When Katia Beauchamp and Hayley Barna realized the flaws in the way women buy cosmetics, they started a company to revamp the system. Here, the Birchbox founders chat about their vision for the future...
Marketing

Fresh Founders on Packaging a Product for Success

In this 'Trep Talk Extra, Lev Glazman and Alina Roytberg share advice for entrepreneurs bringing a product to market.
Entrepreneurs

Fresh Founders on How to Partner with a Big Company

In this Trep Talk Extra, the creators of a global beauty brand offer advice for small business owners looking to partner with a major player.
Entrepreneurs

Fresh Founders on Partnering, Branding and Bringing a Vision to Life

In 'Trep Talk, Lev Glazman and Alina Roytberg share the personal journey of a global brand.
Entrepreneurs

A Saucy Millionaire Role Model for Serial Entrepreneurs

Marcia Kilgore, creator of lifestyle and beauty brands, shares her fearless approach to business and life.
Starting a Business

Five Simple Rules for Building a Blockbuster Brand

The entrepreneurs behind Fresh cosmetics share the roadmap they followed in creating a successful brand from scratch.