The day after Thanksgiving is referred to as Black Friday in the retail industry. Black Friday is one of the busiest shopping days in the United States. According to SpendMeNot.com, Black Friday in 2019 was the most profitable shopping day ever. There was a total of 93.2 million people who made online purchases for a total of $7.4 billion in sales, which is an all time high. A lot of people look forward to the deals that they can get online from these big retailers but it's great to support the small businesses and the entrepreneurs that work day in and day out to bring their visions to life. Below, we've compiled a list of some Black Friday deals from some #YoungAndAmbitious brands that you can support this weekend.
This skincare line that is based in Buffalo NY features all natural and vegan products. You can purchase for yourself or get wholesale deals as well. The creator of this line also provides varies skin services like peels and facials. You can purchase everything from lipgloss and lip scrubs to body butters and soaps. Skinprovements will be offering up to 90% off of all the products.
THE 2 VALID CO.
The 2 Valid Co is a streetwear brand for women, men and kids. The meaning behind the brand's name VALID is "To be dope and have a vibe that’s unmatched. To be one of the coolest around. Understand when my name is mentioned, I AM VALID“ The signature check mark with the word VALID scripted across it is featured on all the brands clothing in various locations. You can get tees, hoodies, sweatsuits and jackets for the whole family. For Black Friday, The 2 Valid Co. will have 50% off the entire site starting Thanksgiving night at 10PM.
If you make any purchases from the site after the Black Friday sale, you can use the promo code AMBITIOUS to receive 10% off your purchase.
NONE WITHOUT US
The None Without Us brand popped up this summer with their signature Upstate Jersey Collection that put a spotlight on New York State. Each jersey represents a different section of NYS with a dope colorway that has some connection the the area. For example, the Syracuse Orange jersey featuring the same colors as the Syracuse University college. NWS just released a brand new limited edition snapback. Get yours while supplies last.
Iconic Tingz by Taylor C is an online women’s boutique owned by 17 year old Taylor Wiggins. She started her business in June of 2019 selling mink lashes and has grown into a full boutique. Pre-COVID, Taylor hosted popup shops in her hometown for buyers to get a hands on experience. She carries clothing and accessories that feature some of the hottest trends. You don't want to miss out on her Black Friday sale. She will have deals starting at $5 and up.
C. MILLION ARTISAN SKINCARE
Charnice McMillion-Martin, owner of C. Million, created her line of natural skincare products after her mom was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2016. Martin's mother had a very hard time finding products that were made without harsh and harmful chemicals and would keep her skin hydrated and moisturized following her chemo and radiation treatments. Martin began researching and experimenting until she was able to create her line of body butters. Along with her body butters, she also has soaps, hair drops and bath soaks.
These are just a few of the small business run by young adults that will be having spectacular deals this weekend. Be sure to check out all their sites and follow them on social media. If you have a small business with a sale be sure to follow us on Instagram and shoot us a DM with the details. We'd love to shout you out as well.