Be sure to stay away from mercury at all costs as it is the most harmful of all the chemicals when it comes to whitening of the skin. Before trying out any formula whether commercial or home made testing it on a small scale is an essential precaution in skin bleaching techniques. The...

don't realize is that the amount of melanin in darker sets of skin tones makes it more prone to unique skin problems! Along with this, black skin reacts much more differently to injuries compared to other skin types. Women of color can also face skin issues simply because of the fact that...

For African American skin care or people of color, its considered a versatile treatment but you have to make sure that the person who is taking care of your skin is one that is well versed in taking care of skin that contains melanin. It can be performed on people of all ages and all...

Hyaluronic acid is a must for healthy looking skin. When your skin lacks sufficient amounts of it, it begins to look dull, ashy, gray and sallow. The Role of Hyaluronic Acid in African American Skin Care How Hyaluronic Acid Works When Caring For African American Skin Regardless of the...

As you mature your body makes fewer molecules and this is directly related to the quality of your skin. When there is a lack of water in your skin, your cells become dehydrated and aren't able to function properly. Where Does Moisture Live in African American Skin Your skin has...

How does African American skin react to stressful situations? According to Stretch Dowse, MD, a Victorian Physician of 1887, he makes the statement that "Some physicians suggest that stress may be responsible for 75% of all diseases in the Western world, including skin diseases (e.g....

I went to a party for this episode at Westway not too long ago and I questioned posting about it cause the title says fashion week but the majority of the video the subject is skin bleaching in Jamaica. At first I was all offended like wtf whyyyyyy would you do that?! But I sat through the...

Although the sun is accused as being the culprit for most causes of what is seen as hyperpigmentation, that's not necessarily so in African American skin. Should you still run into the sun at high noon just because you have the great protection of melanin? Absolutely not! The disadvantage...

What stress has your African America skin encountered lately? I was visiting family in Tennessee last week and while driving in from Atlanta, I had a chance to see some of the devastation that was left after the Tornado's rolled in from Alabama. I've lived in Florida and watched the Atlantic...

. Your skin will need extra special attention. If you find that you're outside more than you'd like to be, keep a spray bottle in your purse with spring water to mist your face from time to time. Not only will it hydrate your skin but you'll feel refreshed as well. Eating Healthy for African...

 

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