With all the wacky holidays people celebrate, National Lipstick Day is one holiday our lips can get behind and we’re celebrating with 22 black companies to buy lipstick from!
The history of the lipstick is one of society’s love/hate story. From labeling women as prostitutes or giving men the option to annul their marriage at the hands of the swivel tube, we’ve come a long way and a lot of colors to finally celebrate our lips. While red is unanimously revered as the alluring shade of sophistication and sex appeal, the color chambers are expanding as women embrace more dark and less-dainty colors.
Being that #NationalLipstickDay occurs in July, it’s really like Christmas in July for makeup enthusiast everywhere. It’s the day we celebrate the evolution of makeup’s color, texture, reputation, and entrepreneurship.
With more woman being the bosses of their own beauty addiction, we’ve gathered 22 black-owned cosmetic companies that are helping others expand their lipstick collections. In celebration of National Lipstick Day check out all the BOMB (Black-Owned Makeup Brands) to buy your next tube of lipstick from.
(above photo) Beauty Bakarie