Black Girl Ventures x Rare Beauty Brands

In November 2020, Rare Beauty Brands and Black Girl Ventures launched the first ever BGV x RBB National Beauty Pitch Competition and the most successful pitch competition in BGV history. It featured Black and Brown women-identifying beauty entrepreneurs presenting their brands for funding, mentorship, and placement at Ulta Beauty ( Stay tuned for information on how to apply for the 2021 BGV x RBB pitch competition!

Meet our 2020 Winners

1st Place Winner
Kim Roxie
LAMIK Beauty is a clean beauty brand that keeps multicultural women top of mind. Coming to in 2021







2nd Place Winner
Gianne Doherty
Organic Bath Co. is a clean skin care line that aims to bring more inclusivity to the health and wellness conversation.




3rd Place Winner

Takia Ross
Ki Ki Thunda Cosmetics is a beauty line that aims to help women feel like their most confident selves.

Black Girl Ventures x Rare Beauty Brands
Beauty Pitch Competition


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