Holiday Gift Guides 2020: Queer-Owned Businesses

All types of presents for all types of people, made by members of the LGBTQ community

Every gift we give can have a resounding impact well beyond the reaction of the receiver. To buy today almost requires one to be mindful of where their money goes—and who it can benefit. In recent years, advancements for the LGBTQ community often come with backlash and burden. Support is always necessary. Items in this Queer-Owned Businesses gift guide are not just for queer people; …

The Chronicler Kit

Made in Australia by Aesop, the Chronicler three-piece kit comes complete with the beloved brand’s Purifying Facial Exfoliant Paste, Primrose Facial Cleansing Masque and Fabulous Face Oil. Each product feels lush and rich, and leaves skin feeling fresh and nourished. Ideal for cold, dry months, this set is one of five seasonal kits available in the Of Muse and Myth collection.

The Perfect Red Nail Polish

Inspired by the vibrance and expressive nature of comic books and video games, NYC-based beauty brand Emilie Heathe offers luxury products that resonate with developments in art and culture. With The Perfect Red nail polish, the brand delivers exactly that: a luscious, alluring red. Further, from the high-design magnetic packaging to the top-tier ingredients (which are non-irritating and non-sensitizing), Emilie Heathe checks all the boxes …