The True Story of How a Cosmetic Company Comes to Life

Whenever we get the chance to meet with the creators of a brand, we always want to know how they started their company. There’s typically an inspiring story and an interesting anecdote behind the initial idea. But these bits of information just give us a peek into what it’s like to start a cosmetic company, and we wanted more. We wanted to know exactly how a brand goes from conception to packaging to retail shelves. So we tracked down the co-founder of one of our favorite skincare brands, Rachel Edlich, who, with her sister, Liz, created something they originally envisioned as a product to distribute among their friends, but that eventually became Radical Skincare.

Scroll through for the whole Radical story as told by Rachel Edlich.

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