Tagged: beauty

Klarna Announces New Partnership With Sephora

Payment processing platform Klarna announced on Thursday it has formed a new partnership with beauty retailer Sephora to allow customers to pay for their beauty products in four equal payments with no interest. Speaking about the collaboration, Kim Stromberg, Vice President and General Manager of e-Commerce at… Read More

Seedrs Success Blow LTD. Secures £3.5 Million From Unilever Ventures to Expand Beauty Services

Seedrs alum Blow LTD. announced on Friday it secured 3.5 million from Unilever Ventures to expand its beauty services. This news comes nearly one year after the company raised £1,345,530 through the UK-based equity crowdfunding platform. As previously reported, Blow LTD. was co-founded by Fiona McIntosh (ex-Editor-in-Chief… Read More

MyShowcase Named Crowdcube’s Highest Ever Beauty Related Raise

Less than a month after the closing of its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube, which secured more than £1 million from 360 investors, beauty shopping service MyShowcase announced it was named Crowdcube’s highest ever beauty related raise. MyShowcase now offers a range of independent UK beauty brands. Stylists give advice… Read More

Update: MyShowcase Surpasses £1 Million During the Final Days on Crowdcube

With its Crowdcube campaign set to close on Friday (January 20th), MyShowcase has secured more than £1 million thanks to nearly 340 investors. The initiative was launched in November and originally sought to raise £750,000. MyShowcase is described as a multi-brand, multichannel, personal beauty advisory… Read More

Overfunding: Beauty Advisory Service MyShowcase Surpasses £750,000 Funding Target on Crowdcube

With less than two weeks until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube comes to an end, beauty advisory service, MyShowcase, has successfully secured its initial £750,000 funding target thanks to more than 200 investors. MyShowcase, which describes itself as a multi-brand, multichannel, personal beauty advisory service,… Read More

Personal Beauty Advisory Service MyShowcase Extends Crowdcube Campaign

MyShowcase, a multi-brand, multichannel, personal beauty advisory service, recently announced it extended its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company is seeking £750,000 and has so far raised nearly £700,000 from close to 200 investors. As previously reported, the company stated it offers a curated range of innovative and appealing… Read More

Beauty Advisory Service MyShowcase Approaches £750,000 Funding Target During Final Week on Crowdcube

MyShowcase, a multi-brand, multi-channel, personal beauty advisory service, is nearing its £750,000 funding target on Crowdcube. The company launched the campaign last month, and so far secured more than £680,000 from 162 investors.  The company stated it offers a curated range of innovative and appealing independent… Read More

Hair & Beauty App Bright Salon Seeks £100,000 on Seedrs to Begin Expansion

Seeking to bring its hair and beauty app to a bigger audience, Bright Salon has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £100,000 as it prepares for expansion. The company developed the app as a way to provide hair and beauty salons with their… Read More

blow LTD. Receives £500,000 From Unilever Venture During Seedrs Initiative

On Wednesday, Seedrs announced that blow LTD, described as uber for beauty, has received £500,000 from Unilever Venture during its highly successful equity crowdfunding. The company, which was co-founded by Fiona McIntosh (ex-Editor-in-Chief of Grazia and ELLE) and Dharmash Mistry, has delivered over 70,000 services with… Read More

Uber For Beauty Blow Ltd. Seeks £750,000 on Seedrs to Bring Beauty Products to Doorsteps

Blow, the self-described “Uber of Beauty,” has recently launched a Seedrs initiative to bring expert and affordable services to customers’ doorsteps through its app. The company, which was co-founded by Fiona McIntosh (ex Editor-in-Chief of Grazia and ELLE) & Dharmash Mistry, has delivered over 70,000… Read More

WR Hambrecht Aids BeautyKind Reg A+ Equity Crowdfunding Offer

BeautyKind, a beauty website, announced that it has filed an offering statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a Regulation A+ public offering to raise up to $10 million with a minimum raise of $5 million. The offer will be conducted by WR… Read More

Milk Beauty On-Demand, In Home Spa Service is Equity Crowdfunding on Seedrs

Milk Beauty, an on-demand service that provides in-home spa services in the UK, is raising equity capital on Seedrs and the crowdfunding offer has generated solid success in a bit more than a week.  Milk Beauty is seeking £300,000 for an 18.76% equity stake in… Read More

Questionable Crowdfunding Project Skarp Lazer Razor Secures Over $412,000 & Joins Indiegogo InDemand Program

Well, despite being one of the most questioned projects, the Skarp Lazer Razor has secured over $412,000 and has joined Indiegogo InDemand. Skarp, which originally launched on Kickstarter last month, uses lasers to clip the unwanted hair. The creators (Skarp Technologies) promise an irritation free… Read More

Update: Kickstarter Suspended Project “Skarp” Captures Nearly $350,000 on Indiegogo

Despite the recent suspension on Kickstarter, it seems that some Indiegogo backers still believe in the laser razor, Skarp. According to its original description, Skarp uses lasers to clip the unwanted hair. The creators (Skarp Technologies) promise an irritation free and incredibly close shave.  All with a… Read More

Middlewich-Based Amarya Seeks £300,000 on Crowdcube to Expand Online Beauty Marketplaces

Amarya Ltd.,  the company behind LoveLula.com, Balm Balm 100% Organic Skincare and ManOrganic.com, recently launched a Crowdcube campaign with a mission to raise £300,000 for online beauty website expansions. Amarya’s LoveLula currently has over 200 brands and more than 4,000 different products. It considers itself a multiple-award… Read More

New Zealand Solid Cosmetics Company Sorbets Launches PledgeMe Campaign to Raise $150,000 For Company Growth & Expansion

Christchurch-based solid cosmetics company Sorbet has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on PledgeMe to raise $150,000 so that it can start to expand globally. Ethique Limited, trading as Sorbet, make healthy products with sustainable and safe ingredients. The company is looking to make a solid impact on the… Read More

Beauty Brief: Map My Beauty Secures 80% of Goal on Fundable Seed Round

Looking for fairest of them all? Map My Beauty, a new app which seeks to share personalized beauty tips at the swipe of a smartphone screen to help users find their outer beauty. Raising funds in a closed Fundable campaign, the app harnesses the trifecta of beauty, selfies, and cutting-edge technology… Read More

SALLON Mobile App Seeks £111,000 on Funding Tree to Become the Uber For Salon Customers

Ready to bring a new service to smartphones, UK-based SALLON launched a crowdfunding campaign on Funding Tree for its new salon booking and networking mobile app. According to its description, SALLON app works on the same principles as transportation booking app, Uber. This new network is perfect for city dwellers who… Read More

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