Black-Owned Beauty Brands

Looking to circulate your dollars within the Black community? Check out the top 10 Black-owned beauty brands and each of their top products.

Beauty Bakerie

Cashmere Nicole founded Beauty Bakerie in 2011 with the mission to be sweet and sweeten the lives of others. During a challenging, but successful fight with breast cancer, Cashmere became extremely health conscious and research-driven about the products we put in and on our bodies. The Beauty Bakerie brand is a direct reflection of Cashmere’s perseverance and passion for both high quality, healthy ingredients that enhance the beauty in everyone, every day.

Beauty Bakerie Powder
Top Product from Beauty Bakerie

Cacao Flour Setting Powder

This finely-milled setting powder allows you to set your concealer and foundation in place for a long day's wear.


As a brand built by Black women, Bolden emboldens women to confidently embrace their natural beauty. Through expertly-cra­fted, responsibly-sourced, and tailor-made beauty experiences, they make beauty products that really work well for women of color.

Bolden skin cleanser
Top Product from Bolden

Bolden Skin Clarifying Cleanser

A pH balanced face wash for oily skin and acne prone skin. This pore cleanser works well on oily skin types that are more prone to experience blockages that lead to whiteheads and blackheads.


Buttah was founded in 2018 by Dorion Renaud. They unite the best of nature and science in highly effective products for both women and men, formulated to reveal more radiant results. Each Buttah Skin product targets the issues we face every day – dryness, discoloration, oiliness and blemishes with simple, proven-effective, good-for-you ingredients that leave your skin glowing, healthy and renewed.

Buttah Skin Cream
Top Product from Buttah

Buttah Skin CocoShea Revitalizing Cream

This light-as-air face moisturizer blends deeply moisturizing Hyaluronic Acid and antioxidant and Vitamin E packed Sunflower Seed Oil to restore a radiant complexion and healthy looking glow.

Black Girl Sunscreen

A sunscreen for every day use, filled with natural ingredients, that will protect your skin from the sun and doubles as a moisturizing lotion. Black Girl Sunscreen was designed to start the conversation around sun safety and education. BGS took the #1 reason Black women weren’t wearing sunscreen and solved it in a way that connected with them specifically.

Black Girl Sunscreen
Top Product from BGS

Black Girl Sunscreen SPF 30

Black Girl Sunscreen dries completely clear so it’s perfect to use before any outdoor activity or even under your favorite makeup products.

Ace Beautē

Ace Beaute was launched in 2016 and was launched with a wide selection of false lashes. To make the brand completely cruelty free, they no longer carry mink lashes- just faux mink lashes. They have since expanded our line into color cosmetics and have a lot of wonderful products coming your way.

Ace Beauty Eyeshadow
Top Product from Ace Beautē

Ace Beautē Scarlet Dusk Full Eyeshadow

The scarlet dusk features 12 colors that are reminiscent of the breathtaking sunsets witnessed in various locations around the world and is a sister palette to their vintage dawn palette.


BeautyStat’s line of skincare has been created with a breakthrough formula that provides instant radiance and long-lasting results. Ron Robinson, founded BeautyStat after dedicating his research to formulating products for years at Clinique, L’Oréal, Revlon, and Avon.

Top Product from BeautyStat

BeautyStat Universal C Skin Refiner

BeautyStat Universal C Skin Refiner Serum, A powerful, Vitamin C based facial skincare product, formulated with 20% pure Vitamin C (L ASCORBIC ACID), patented for stability.


Mented is a luxury beauty company targeted to women of color. It is a premium beauty line that believes every woman should be able to find herself in the world of beauty. Offering nude lipstick and nail polish shades made especially for Black and Brown beauties, Mented Cosmetics believes that when it comes to beauty, no one deserves to be an afterthought.

Mented Nude
Top Product from Mented

Mented Nude Eyeshadows

The Everyday Eyeshadow palette has nine nude and neutral shades that work effortlessly on any skin tone. The shades are easy to apply and blendable.

Minimo Skin Essentials

Minimo Skin Essentials is a Black-owned and woman-led skin care brand headquartered in Houston, Texas. Minimo Skin Essentials sources the world’s highest quality natural and organic ingredients.

Minimo Face Scrub
Top Product from Minimo

Minimo Glow Skin Brightening Face Scrub for Dark Spots

The Minimo Glow Skin Brightening Face Scrub is a powerful, but gentle turmeric-based exfoliator that naturally buffs away surface dark spots that remain after acne breakouts and hyperpigmentation.

The Lip Bar

The Lip Bar is a vegan and cruelty-free beauty brand that exists to help change the way you think about beauty. Every day people are being told how to be beautiful – so we’re here to remind you that you don’t have to change. You Are Enough!

The Lip Bar
Top Product from The Lip Bar

Vegan Liquid Matte Lipstick

The color payoff is insane and the texture is so soft, that you'll barely notice you have something on.

Black Opal

For over 25 years, Black Opal has offered high-quality, high-performance beauty and skincare products for women of color under $20. In September of 2019, Black Opal shared that it became officially Black-owned after being acquired by Desiree Rogers (CEO) and Cheryl Mayberry McKissack (president).

Scotch Porter Face Scrub
Top Product from Black Opal

Black Opal 1 Ounce True Color Foundation

Light coverage. Matte finish. For all skin types. Oil-free formula that contains poreless technology which helps minimize pore appearance and mattify skin for a flawless-looking finish.