These 8 BIPOC Female Founded Brands Are Coming To Sephora

The burgeoning brands participated in Sephora's Accelerate bootcamp held in March 2021.

How were the brands selected?

After committing to Aurora James' 15 Percent Pledge last year, Sephora intentionally redesigned the Accelerate program to nurture and increase the number of prestige brands founded & owned by people of color.


It's quite revolutionary for a brand to reinforce that your skin is already perfect, but Topicals does not follow the status quo.

Two products aimed at targeted solutions, Faded, for dark spots, and Like Butter, a mask for dry skin, are currently available for $32-$56.


Putting a new twist on beauty boxes, Glory curates toxic-free skincare boxes for women of color by ensuring that all featured products are free from a list of the "Toxic Twenty" ingredients.

Boxes range from $79 - $149 with products selected by Glory's skincare quiz.


Rooted in African beauty rituals, 54 Thrones is an African beauty brand inspired by the richness, diversity, and cultures of the continent and its people.

Prices range from $14 - $80.


Empowering South Asians through representation, Kulfi is a celebration of South Asian culture & beauty.

Currently, the brand's only product is eyeliner, ranging in price from $20-$85.


Using a technology called Smart Melanin™ Beauty, EADEM is a skincare line specifically formulated & tested with melanin in mind.

Milk Marvel, the brand's only product, retails for $68, is currently sold out.


Self-described as the first and only beauty collection of reusable travel toiletry containers made from earth-kind material, very little information is known about the products.

The Instagram bio says "COMING SUMMER 2021".


With a focus on wellness and herbal healing, Imania Beauty is a hair care brand for textured hair.

Only one product is currently available, High Maintenance Elixir, for $42.


With a singular focus on treating dark spots & discoloration, Hyper Skin focuses on enhancing glow in all skin tones.

Hyper Clear Brightening Clearing Vitamin C Serum, $36, is the only product currently available.