Skin Care

Dry Skin Solutions for Women of Color
In my opinion, dry skin is the most difficult skin type to deal with. Unlike other skin types, dry skin is the one that is most likely to suffer from premature aging, flakiness and irritation, and hard-to-treat inflammation such as eczema and psoriasis.  It's also the one skin type that...
Keys Soulcare
I may be a little out of the loop, but did you know Alicia Keys has her very own skincare brand? Yup! In September of last year, the artist and activist launched Keys Soulcare in partnership with certified dermatologist Dr. Renee Snyder.  After vowing to go makeup-free in 2016, Keys...
DIY Face Masks
While the hot summer days aren’t a year-long affair, the hyperpigmentation and dryness you picked up from the sun may, sadly, stick around. Although a trip to a fancy spa facial would rejuvenate the parched patches away, sometimes a refreshing DIY face mask is the way to go. Trust us on...
Naomi Osaka Kinlo Skin - Emily CottonTop
Tennis star Naomi Osaka is only 23-years old and has already started building a sturdy foundation for an unforgettable legacy. Aside from absolutely killing it in tennis—being that she is a four-time Grand Slam singles champion—she's also quite the entrepreneur. After becoming the face of Louis Vuitton last year, Osaka...
Skincare Mistakes - Emily CottonTop
It's actually pretty easy to make skincare mistakes because formulating the right regimen and routine is a relatively tricky task. Pairing the right cleanser, moisturizer, serum, and whatever else you have is truly a piece of work.  What order do you even put all the products in? Am I even...
We are catching flights, not feelings or the virus this season. Travelling is exhilarating and allows you to explore the wonders of nature and different cultures around the world. However, whether you’re taking a vacation to Kuala Lumpur or hopping off to the sunny beaches of Hawaii, planes have a...
Black Woman Stretch Marks - Best Products To Fade Them
A whole bunch of us have stretch marks. They are a product of pregnancy, weight loss, weight gain, and can even pop up during our adolescent growth spurts. No matter if you want to fade them or not, you first need to know that it's perfectly normal and okay...
Out of all the skin types, oily skin seems to be the one that is the hardest to bring into balance. While it's the least likely of all skin types to struggle with dryness and premature skin-aging, it's also the most likely to suffer from chronic skin issues like...
4 Black Girl Friendly Sunscreens That Are Must-Haves
One of the biggest myths in skincare is that those of us with more melanin don't need sunscreen. While skin cancer is less prevalent in the black community despite a great deal of us not actively practicing preventive measures against sun damage, this does not mean that we are immune...
Cozy self-care day in robe
I think it's safe to say that a vast majority of us have at least one thing we'd like to improve on our body. For some women, it's cellulite and stretch marks; for others, it's acne scars and discoloration on their back or chest; and some of us...
Youthful looking black woman with gray hair
Most of us know that keeping our skin looking healthy and youthful for as long as possible comes down to staying hydrated, getting enough sleep, practicing proper sun protection, and even eating the right foods. But there is also something to be said about taking preventive measures against premature aging...
One of the few drawbacks of getting your hands on some really good skincare products is that they always tend to cost a little more than what we'd actually like to spend. And by "a little", I mean a lot.  It's not uncommon to see a few ounces of a product selling...
Oil Cleanser for skin
Ever tried an oil cleanser? Winter weather can have incredibly damaging effects on your skin. Because conditions tend to be dry, windy, and frigid, issues such as flakiness, dehydration, irritation, redness, and uncomfortable tightness may rear their ugly head as soon as winter rolls around. Lucky for us, we live...
what are strawberry legs
Have you ever looked at your legs or thighs and seen a bunch of small, dark, freckle-like dots peppering your skin? You've might've scrubbed, shaved, waxed, and exfoliated in attempts to get a smooth, even appearance on your legs, but no matter what you did, it barely made a difference. That, my...
Y'all we decided a few months ago to tip our toe into the beauty and beauty tech world with a pretty exciting limited-edition partnership. We have partnered with the clean beauty brand @myfluffypuffs to create a one of a kind self-care kit for the busy woman. Our idea was to encourage...
22,042FansLike
2,683FollowersFollow
2,507FollowersFollow
14,700SubscribersSubscribe