“Beauty trends have fueled growth in the global human hair industry. Now, concerns about ethics and quality are generating new business models.”
BY CAITLIN MACLEOD
Raw Society were listed in this informative article:
A number of other companies attempt to address these issues through alternative means:
- Promptly Polished plans to sidestep manufacturers with an Etsy-style model that connects consumers with independent wig designers worldwide.
- Raw Society Hair has developed hair extensions made from banana tree stems. Their mission is to offer a biodegradable alternative to synthetic extensions and create jobs for small-scale Ugandan banana farmers.
- ShayTell is sort of like Yelp for Orthodox wigs.
The full article is available here: https://thehustle.co/the-economics-of-the-7b-human-hair-industry/