Cleansing Your Face

cleansing face

It is recommended by most skin experts that black women should cleanse their skin at least twice a day. Contrary to what most African women have been told or grew up with, the word ‘gentle’ should be thought of when selecting a face cleanser. Sometimes exfoliating/abrasive cleansers can end up doing more harm than good....+

Knowing Your Skin Type

hair and skin

African women have a variety of skin types. As I mentioned before our skin is actually quite delicate and prone to irritation, scars, and discoloration. Knowing your skin type is the first step to a healthy skin care routine, and can help you attain the fresh glowy skin you want. There are many skin types...+

Exfoliate Me Baby!!!!

face skin

To exfoliate or not to exfoliate, that is the question. Well I choose exfoliate!! I like using chemical exfoliators like papaya enzyme (papain) and lactic acid because they are relatively gentle and make my skin really smooth and even. It’s so funny a few years back I though exfoliating was only about physical exfoliators like...+