Spring Has Sprung for Blooming Black and Brown Businesses

Spring Has Sprung for Blooming Black and Brown Businesses

Say that five times fast!

2022 has been nothing short of surprises, and this year continues to exceed our expectations. With spring approaching, now is the perfect time to highlight a few black and brown-owned businesses that thrive in our warmer seasons. You may find yourself scouting their websites after reading this!


Sunscreen is an essential in the warmer months, and it’s important that we protect our skin while spending more time outdoors. Serving as an all-in-one moisturizer and skin protectant, Black Girl Sunscreen combats against sun damage, hyperpigmentation, and fine lines without leaving behind a white cast on the skin. Black Girl Sunscreen is an necessary product for melanin this spring, and you can purchase this product in your local Target and Ulta Beauty stores and online at blackgirlsunscreen.com.

Riot Swim

Every year, the search for new swimwear continues with evolving trends and changing preferences. Riot Swim is a growing black-owned business that provides comfy and flattering swimwear for every size and gender identity. If you’re looking to expand your swim collection or needing new swim accessories, Riot Swim has all you need and more. This business also recently launched an athleisure collection, so you won’t want to miss it! Check out this season’s latest swimwear on riotswim.com and on Instagram @riotswim.


As we enter into the spring season, it’s common for the decor in our homes to change with our wardrobe. If you are always on the hunt for new home decor to fill your living spaces, look no further. ECOVIBE is a black and family-owned lifestyle brand based in Portland, Oregon. With the adoption of a conscious mindset, sustainability is a leading factor in the success of this growing business. Ranging from modern gardening tools to bohemian decor, casual apparel to lifestyle books, ECOVIBE is on its way to becoming a household name. If you’re ever in the Portland area, you can visit their Alberta location (1906 NE Alberta Street, Portland OR 97211) to shop or pick-up online orders. If you’re outside of the Portland area, you can shop online at ecovibestyle.com.

There are a multitude of new and upcoming businesses to support across the country. The 2020 Black Lives Matter protests sparked nationwide support of local black and brown-owned businesses, so it’s important to maintain this support throughout the coming years. Supporting black and brown-owned businesses allows us to…

You can rely on Agency Evolve to spotlight more businesses in the near future. If you’d like for us to highlight some of your faves, email maya@agencyevolve.com