Products you need

The Ultimate Body Wash

Does your body wash leave a film on your skin? Dry out your skin? Clog your pores? There is a body wash that exists that will NOT do these things!! The African Black Soap Body Wash by Nubian Heritage will totally change your skin. I have been using this product for about 2 years now… Continue reading The Ultimate Body Wash

Homemade Remedies

Nadia’s Pore-Perfecting Clay Mask

So I hope everyone read my new post in the "Products You Need" tab about Nadia Neumann's book Glow. She is a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner (also homemade recipe goddess). Today I did her Pore-Perfecting Clay Mask with only one modification. The recipe calls for bentonite clay, French green clay, water, and apple cider vinegar. I… Continue reading Nadia’s Pore-Perfecting Clay Mask

Homemade Remedies

Rice Water

Its Sunday and hair-wash day. Ladies, do you feel me?! So I figured today would be the perfect day to do a rice water mask on my hair, and a rice body scrub with the left overs. So when I first stumbled upon this amazing hair blog, I was looking on how to cook a… Continue reading Rice Water

Products you need, Recommended

Mango Butter Shea butter, mango butter, real butter, margarine?! What do all these mean! I know there's so many different "organic" and "natural" products being bandied about these days its hard to discern whats actually made of the real stuff and whats not. One way to think about it is: Where are you getting it from?… Continue reading Mango Butter

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Rose Water for your skin

Is redness and inflamed skin a thing for you? Face? Hands? Feet? Eczema? Dermatitis? One side of my family has a history of rosacea (redness and irritated vessels on the face) and the other side is prone to eczema and dermatitis! I am prone to drier, redder skin that is sensitive to strong astringents and… Continue reading Rose Water for your skin