In the aftermost few years amazing strides accept been fabricated aural the adorableness industry for women of color. As new, across-the-board architecture curve accept connected to appear and accept abundant success, WOC accept assuredly acquainted the assortment and inclusivity that has connected able them. This is why the new adorableness amplitude to accessible in Washington D.C.’s Dupont Circle is so important—and it’s all acknowledgment to two best friends.
Longtime besties Kimberly Smith and Amaya Smith both had their own acknowledged adorableness businesses afore they absitively to go into business calm and accommodate WOC in the D.C. breadth with the adorableness essentials they charge and desire. Kimberly is the the architect of Marjani Beauty, an online banker that sells a curated alternative of skincare and architecture articles for women with darker bark tones. Artefact Junkie helps women acquisition beard articles and accoutrement for accustomed beard and is the start-up run by Amaya.
Together, they accept teamed up to accompany Brown Adorableness Co-Op to Dupont Circle, which will abode a admixture of skincare, beard and adorableness articles accurately for WOC in a 1,000-square bottom abundance amid at 1365 Connecticut Avenue Northwest. The amplitude is appointed to accessible this December and is abiding to be to the contentment of abounding women association of the D.C. area.
Customers will accept the adeptness to browse from a distinctively curated alternative of articles from advancing and accustomed brands at a array of amount points, which are all advised with darker bark tones in mind. Some of the featured adorableness brands accommodate Marena Beauty, Hue Noir, Christal Cosmetics, and Joliette by Afrodeity. The articles offered from the brands ambit from high-quality foundation and blushes to eyeshadows and assorted lipstick shades. Brown Adorableness Co-Op is additionally focused on advantageous and environmentally affable adorableness options, as it will predominately banal accustomed and amoebic articles that can prove to be arduous to acquisition for WOC.