Women’s History Month is observed throughout March and recognizes and honors influential women throughout history.
Women play an important role in everyone’s life and take on many roles; moms, teachers, grandmothers, older sisters, babysitters, etc.
Since the start of the pandemic in 2020, many women have decided to start their own small business, whether it becomes their main source of income or a side hobby.
So, in honor of Women’s History Month, we’ve put together a list of 15 women-owned businesses in the 562 area to show this month some love.
Operating in South Gate and remaining exclusively onlinethis female-owned business specializes in providing fashionable accessories ranging from handbags, necklaces, rings, sunglasses and more!
2. CSM Therapy
This small business is all about health and beauty, offering cupping, scraping, and massage services in Corona, California that promotes wellness of mind and body.
Crystals have become more popular with the pandemic and promoted on social media, and this small business sells these rough stones alongside goblets and rings at various local pop-up stores.
Los Angeles-based Desiree Gonzalez customizes Starbucks-sized cups on demand at Etsy to ship directly to you!
Located in the city of Downeythis women-owned business serves as a mobile cafe with a dairy-free foodservice menu.
6. Emma’s vinyl
This teen-owned business specializes in making custom, handmade products ranging from business cards, shirts, buttons, key rings and more to local pop-up shops.
This mom-owned business works decorating balloon bouquets and arches for parties and special events! It also offers bulk custom shirt services.
8. Nice shop
This women-owned business sells a variety of fashionable clothing and accessories in line and in local pop-up shops.
This family owned and operated business takes care to a vegan and gluten-free menu featuring premium Latin foods.
ten. Nature’s Corner Co.
This woman-owned business in Pico Rivera specializes in the sale of hand-poured soy wax aromatherapy candles. Sarah sells her candles and melting waxes for pick up or delivery!
Located in the town of Downey, Daisy sells chocolate covered strawberries in a variety of assortments including boxes, bunches and bouquets.
12. Pixie chicks
Pixie Chicks creates and sells a variety of pre-customized shirts, bags and products on Etsy from La Puente
This female-owned cosmetics boutique sells eyelash beauty products and sells exclusively in line for delivery!
This woman-owned business sells high-quality healing crystals and tools ranging from accessories to apothecary. She works exclusively online and ships worldwide!
This family business is based in Whittier and sells a wide variety of fashionable shoes ranging from heels, sandals and boots.