JOSHICA BEAUTY is a collection of luxurious natural hair and skin care, celebrating the natural beauty of black women and self-care.


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"I love the fact that I am a business owner, and specifically a black woman business owner. I love that I offer a product that helps to encourage self-care and self-love, and I love the fact that I have products that people love and use every day."
Featured Shop: Joshica Beauty
Etsy Journal - January 29, 2018
"Vogue beauty editors combed through thousands of Etsy entries and tested an edited selection of products to arrive at these twelve brands"
12 Brilliant Indie Beauty Brands That Started on Etsy
VOUGE - February 17, 2017
"Joshica Beauty is another Black-owned brand with major buyer loyalty on Etsy."
These Are Etsy's Top Trending Black-Owned Beauty Shops
ESSENCE - January 11, 2017
Chia Yu Chen
Marketing Management
Studied Business and is knowledgeable in social media management, e-commerce and Sales.
Dominique Craig
Co Founder
Dominique Craig is the co-founder, treasurer strategic advisor. He is responsible for financing and other fiscal management strategies. He performs administrative and operational duties for the company when delegated by the President and provides ongoing strategic advise. Dominique possesses management and leadership skills. He is a United States Army Veteran and holds a Pharmacy Technician degree as well as a degree in Helicopter Maintenance.
Joshica Kiah
Founder, 3239515932
Founder and owner of JOSHICA BEAUTY LLC. In this capacity she performs the majority of the business functions. She has culinary, soap making, and business management training. She understands formulas and blending in order to make superior quality products that are safe for consumers as well as knowledge on how to manage a small business. She gained strong communication, project management, computer and administrative skills as a Supply Technician for the United States Air Force and as an Administrative Assistant and Fiscal Analyst for the United States Department of Justice. She has been in business on-line for almost four years and has grown in popularity on Etsy and social media. JOSHICA BEAUTY was listed on as one of the “12 Brilliant Indie Brands that Started on Etsy"-Jan 2017, as “Etsy’s Top Trending Black-Owned Beauty Shops” - Feb 2017, The Co-Report as “#BlackGirlMagic Summer Beauty Essentials” - June 2017, as a Featured Shop: Joshica Beauty and as “Summer’s Top Feel-Good Beauty Trends”-June 2018 and “15 Women on the Best Products for Platinum Blond Hair”-December 2018
The Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC) works with women entrepreneurs across the state by way of our three locations to start, sustain, and grow their businesses. Through workshops, individual counseling, facilitated peer group support, special resources, and access to capital, MWBC annually helps more than 1,500 women gain the skills, connections, and confidence necessary to navigate entrepreneurship. Men are also welcome at workshops and training sessions.
Since 1988, the seasoned staff of the Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network has provided sound advice, consulting and support to entrepreneurs and small businesses across the state. We are part of a national SBDC network—founded in 1979—that helps over 500,000 U.S. businesses annually.
Pacific Coast Regional (PCR) is a private, non-profit corporation founded in 1977 to assist small business owners in becoming successful members of the Southern California business community. Through contracts with the Federal Government, the State of California, and partnerships with private institutions, PCR provides financial, educational and consulting services. In addition, PCR has been certified by the U.S. Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). Their primary goal is to help the small business owner succeed.
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Bubble and Rinse Soap
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"Great products that rival and win the battle against more commercial brands and the best part is that a little goes a long way."
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""I would definitely recommend these products""
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"This is my new favorite shampoo bar. It's a safe natural soap. It lathers great, cleans and smells wonderful. I love the minty fragrance!"
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