The Happi Podcast: Angela Ubias of Common Heir

The Happi Podcast: Angela Ubias of Common Heir

Learn more about this indie beauty company from its co-founder and chief product officer.

By Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor11.01.21
After nearly a decade working in beauty product development, there’s a strong chance something Angela Ubias formulated is in your routine right now. The co-founder and chief product officer of indie beauty brand Common Heir is a special guest on the Happi podcast to talk more about the industry.


Founded by clean beauty experts Cary Lin and Angela Ubias, Common Heir was created on the belief that change starts with us. In 2020, Common Heir launched with their hero product, Vitamin C Serum, in completely vegan and biodegradable capsules. Common Heir is transforming traditions with clean, plastic-free, high-performance skincare products.

In addition, the brand has partnered with Ocean Blue Project to donate a percentage of annual sales to the organization. For more information, visit www.commonheir.com.

Talking Points
  • Her experience with creating over 60 clean beauty brands and 100 products, and how it led her to develop the formula and packaging that is now Common Heir
  • How she designed and developed the plastic-free, vegan, dissolvable, biodegradable capsules that hold the brand’s hero 10% Vitamin C serum
  • Expert advice and quotes on clean beauty formulation, ingredients, manufacturing, supply chains, using plastic-free and sustainable packaging, and entrepreneurial insights 
  • Why you don’t have to sacrifice luxury when creating clean and sustainable products

Angela Ubias of Common Heir