Sunscreen for Spots As a dark skin girl who hated the idea of my skin getting even darker in the summer I spent my teenage and early twenties running away from the sun at peak hours. I didn’t love my darker hue in my thirties but I accepted it since I spent many days taking … Continue reading Shades of Brown in Summer: Spotty Skin
Activated charcoal is not your charcoal briquettes. Activated charcoal, emphasis on activated, is created when you take carbon sources like coconut shells, bone char, coal, olive pits or sawdust (I know those ingredients sound somewhat disturbing but trust me the end result is amazing for you) these carbon sources are cooked at a high temperature … Continue reading Activated Charcoal
Acne: Honey is naturally antibacterial, so it’s great for acne treatment and prevention. Aging: Full of antioxidants, it is great for slowing down aging. Complexion boost: It is extremely moisturizing and soothing, so it helps create a glow. Pores: Honey is clarifying because it opens up pores making them easy to unclog. Hair: Moisturizes and … Continue reading Benefits of Honey
Relax in a hibiscus sea salt bath. Scrub your worries away with coconut lavender sugar scrub. Rub your skin and scalp down with shea butter & sunflower oil pomade/balm. Treat yo man to some lemongrass beard balm. Then go conquer! Continue reading Relax. Renew. Restore. Recharge.
If you wake up to a fresh cup of coffee every morning and love the smell and how that caffeine gives you that boost for the day you might love a coffee scrub. Why Coffee? Coffee is rich with antioxidants and a great anti-inflammatory agent. Coffee combined with salt and/or brown sugar is a great … Continue reading DIY COFFEE SCRUBS
ACV has antibacterial and antiseptic properties, it’s main function is to balance skin’s pH. Adding green tea to ACV plus essential oils, you can create an amazingly healthy toner for your face! Continue reading ACV Toner