ABOUT COCOTIQUE

COCOTIQUE is a deluxe beauty box subscription service for women of color. We find the best beauty, self-care, wellness and lifestyle products targeting your unique needs and desires and ship them to your door each month. Dana Hill, Founder and CEO, created COCOTIQUE to simplify the search and discovery process and save you time and money.

OUR FOUNDER & CEO

Dana Hill began her career in the fashion and entertainment industry over 25 years ago. Before launching COCOTIQUE, she founded Divine Marketing Group, a boutique PR agency specializing in fashion, jewelry, beauty and lifestyle brands. Prior to that, she was an Assistant Fashion Editor at Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar magazines. She then transitioned into PR & Marketing as the VP of Marketing & PR for Phat Fashions, Rocawear, and Fetish. She was also a Senior Director of Artist Development at Arista Records.

A consummate beauty product and health/wellness junkie, Dana’s obsessed with discovering the best beauty products for women of color that not only suit their specific needs, but also have healthy ingredients. Although she created COCOTIQUE as an affordable way for women to treat themselves to a monthly beauty indulgence, she believes that true beauty comes from living a healthy lifestyle and focusing on the importance of beauty from the inside out. Using COCOTIQUE as a platform, she educates and informs women about the importance of self-care and how it relates to their overall happiness and well-being with the intention of empowering them with the tools to live a balanced life.

She’s honored to have been included on the list of Hello Beautiful’s "15 Black Women Changing the Beauty Industry and Refinery29’s list of "8 Entrepreneurs Who Are Diversifying the Beauty Biz. COCOTIQUE was also included in BuzzFeed’s roundup of "16 Black Brands You Need to Know" and “17 Amazing Subscription Boxes for Women of Color.” Additionally, she was featured in 50 Billion Dollar Boss: African American Women Sharing Stories of Success in Entrepreneurship and Leadership by Kathey Porter and Andrea Hoffman.  She contributed by writing Chapter 5 - Adding Value: Building Mutually Beneficial Strategic Partnerships. The book was nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Nonfiction in 2016.

WHAT WE DO

Each month COCOTIQUE will ship to your door a specially curated deluxe box filled with 5-8 deluxe travel size and full size beauty, self-care, wellness and lifestyle products for just $25 including FREE SHIPPING. After trying out your samples, you can then purchase the full size products in the COCOTIQUE Shop. COCOTIQUE is all about reminding you to #LoveYourself #EmbraceYourMagic, and to recognize the importance of self-care. The COCOTIQUE Box is like a present to yourself each month - a beauty box to indulge in and treat yourself to some “Me Time.” We offer an exciting and fun experience for women of color who love beauty and wellness are in search of an affordable way to try new products that have been chosen with their specific needs in mind.

OUR MISSION

COCOTIQUE is excited to deliver the best in beauty, self-care, wellness and lifestyle products to you each month. We search for holy grail products in skin care, hair care, fragrances, makeup, self-care, wellness and lifestyle categories that suit the particular needs of women of color.  We’re all about having a healthy lifestyle and focusing on the importance of beauty from the inside out, and the importance of self-care and self-love.  In addition to introducing our subscribers to established beauty brands, we support and provide a platform for smaller, emerging brands to gain exposure.  With today’s hectic lifestyles and budget concerns, women don’t have the time or money to sort through the abundance of products in the market. Helping you discover your Ultimate Beauty Arsenal is our obsession.