10 Black Owned Beauty Products Under $25
For many Black women, finding the right foundation, eye shadow, and hair products can be challenging to say the least. Luckily, there are a few brands out there that cater to our skin, hair, and nails.
Thankfully, we have bloggers and influencers who can keep us in the loop on new releases by beauty brands.
With the economy in the condition it is, it’s good to know that you can still slay on a budget.
Here are a few brands that have high quality products for less than $25.
1. BLK/OPL COLORSPLURGE™ Super Volumizing Mascara – $13
The Black Opal brand is owned by Desiree Rogers and Cheryl Mayberry McKissack. Their Super Volumizing Mascara can be easily applied smoothly due to the curved bristles. a large brush head with stubby orange bristles to help keep you clump-free all day and all night, and the waterproof formula means you won’t worry about it migrating underneath your eyes after a long day. The brand is 100 percent cruelty free.
2. THE MATTE BOOK ISHADOW PALLET BY THE CRAYON CASE – $25
Raynell ‘Supa Cent’ Stewart, keeps the beauty industry on it’s toes with her cutting edge beauty line. The brand packaging and overall theme is centered around school supplies. It’s so bomb! This pallet includes 26 shades of shadows perfect for people who love makeup and bold color combinations. Also, don’t miss out on her Blush Binder coming August 7th!
3. KIM KIMBLE ARGON OIL HAIR MASK – $20
Kim Kimble has been the go-to celeb hair stylist for many years. She has a full line of hair care products including her very own hair dryer and flat iron. However the argon hair mask is on point. For less than $25, you get salon quality treatment, and your hair is left soft, silky and smelling good from the all natural fragrance of Argon Oil.
4. BEAUTY BAKERIE: SO GLAZED ICY ILLUMINATOR – $16
Better, not bitter. That’s the slogan of this beauty brand owned by Cancer survivor, Cashmere Nicole. The sweet thing about Beauty Bakerie is that it seeks to lift up men as well as women. Our editors tried the So Glazed Icy Illuminator and loves it! The highlighter glides on very smooth and I glow all day! She said. You can’t beat a long lasting highlighter.
5. TPH by TARAJI “NEVER SALTY” SUGAR SCALP SCRUB – $21
Created by veteran actress Taraji P. Henson, the “Never Salty” Sugar Scalp Rub tackles the unwanted flakes. Never Salty is described as an ooey-gooey sugar scrub that helps to unclog and cleanse the scalp for a clean, refreshed, and happy feel. It’s best used with wet hair.
6. B NAIL LACQUER BY BERNADETTE THOMPSON – $18
The B Nail Lacquer by Bernadette Thompson is the first Black nail care line in America. Created by celebrity nail tech, Bernadette Thompson, this collection is used on runways all around the world. Not a fan of polish? She has also expanded her brand by creating press on decals.
7. FENTY BEAUTY BLOTTING PAPER – $20
100% cruelty free, the FENTY Blotting paper eliminates shine while keeping your lips in line. Made with natural botanical fibers it’s absorbent, smooth, with a continuous pinky-nude scroll that lets you choose your perfect-size blotting sheet every time.
8. MENTED COSMETICS – $18
One of our editor’s picks, this lipstick is one you can’t leave home without. It’s peachy tone is just the perfect nude and it feels good on. “This is the only lipstick that leaves my lips feeling soft and smooth,” our editor said.
9. THE LIP BAR FRESH GLOW BLUSH & BRONZER DUO – $20
This 2-in-1 bronzer is beautiful on any shade. Perfect for contouring and highlighting, this duo gives you the best of both worlds. Each compact is travel ready so you can glow up while on the go. The best part? It’s cruelty free, 100% vegan.
10. FENTY BEAUTY GLOSS BOMB UNIVERSAL LIP LUMINIZER – $19
We can’t help but be huge fans of Fenty Beauty, she disrupted the industry when she became one of the first beauty brands to sell over 40 shades of foundation. Talk about inclusive. Her line of lip products are poppin’ and the gloss bomb lip luminizer is a must have. It gives off an illuminating shine and its available in six beautiful shades to compliment your everyday wear.
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