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Best Black-Owned Beauty Brands 2019

18 Black-Owned Beauty Brands That Need to Be on Your Radar

Best Black-Owned Beauty Brands 2019
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As a woman of color, finding makeup formulated for my skin tone can be difficult to say the least. A lot of brands see brown foundation and somehow think gray or orange is the perfect accompanying undertone (spoiler: it's not). And don't even get me started on "nude" lipsticks. Even though many popular drugstore brands have made efforts to step up their shade ranges and formulations, it's still important to celebrate and support black businesses that make products specifically for people of color. Keep reading to see which black-owned brands are slaying the beauty game right now.

— Additional reporting by Danielle Jackson

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