Making News

We love to tell the world what we’re building at Lip Esteem. There’s no wrong time to reach out to the future Beauties in the world. Here’s some of the latest news about the brand.

Lipstick Empowerment with Lip Esteem

There’s a cosmetic line that just opened their doors in St. Paul! It’s called Lip Esteem – a black-owned, woman-owned beauty brand that focuses on plant-based, gluten-free and cruelty-free products. TCL reporter Kristin Haubrich shows us how lipstick can not only brighten your smile, but how it can also be empowering. Watch video...

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From Start-Up to Storefront in Rondo

After decades as a makeup artist, Tameka Jones used her downtime during the pandemic to rethink her path. The result? A line of her own, Lip Esteem, a Black woman–owned beauty start-up specializing in plant-based and gluten- and cruelty-free lip products. Jones’s line consists of lipsticks, glosses, and liners, with all 12 colors based off her own personal friend group—from her most porcelain-skinned friend to those with deeper skin tones. Plus, she’ll sell an assortment of lip care products fit for combating harsh winters—an exfoliator, vitamin E stick, and moisturizing lip balm. “My...

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Lipstick Empowerment with Lip Esteem

There’s a cosmetic line that just opened their doors in St. Paul! It’s called Lip Esteem – a black-owned, woman-owned beauty brand that focuses on plant-based, gluten-free and cruelty-free products. TCL reporter Kristin Haubrich shows us how lipstick can not only brighten your smile, but how it can also be empowering. Watch video...

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From Start-Up to Storefront in Rondo

After decades as a makeup artist, Tameka Jones used her downtime during the pandemic to rethink her path. The result? A line of her own, Lip Esteem, a Black woman–owned beauty start-up specializing in plant-based and gluten- and cruelty-free lip products. Jones’s line consists of lipsticks, glosses, and liners, with all 12 colors based off her own personal friend group—from her most porcelain-skinned friend to those with deeper skin tones. Plus, she’ll sell an assortment of lip care products fit for combating harsh winters—an exfoliator, vitamin E stick, and moisturizing lip balm. “My...

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