How I Revive My Winter Skin

Heeeeey lil beans It's winter, it's cold, life sucks, etcetera.  Living in rainy old England when you have been blessed with melanin is a STRUGGLE. You think I'm exaggerating, but I am prescribed vitamin D tablets by my doctor because THE SUN DOES NOT TOUCH THIS COUNTRY. So. Clearly, it's a problem. In the summer, … Continue reading How I Revive My Winter Skin

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My Five Skincare Superheroes

Bonjour, lil beans! I write to you this day with yet ANOTHER list of affordable skincare products I am loving. And by ‘loving’ I mean 'desperately using as a crutch to deal with the acne caused by sugar addiction'. Ahem. Anyway,, I have struggled with my skin for… Wow, almost a decade now. Time flies … Continue reading My Five Skincare Superheroes

Liquid Exfoliators: the Key to Perfect Skin?

Liquid exfoliating is the latest skincare trend, apparently able to treat everything from acne, to hyperpigmentation, to wrinkles—and even if your skin is perfect, they’ll give you that extra glow. Apparently. But what exactly is a liquid exfoliator? The simple explanation is this: liquid exfoliators are acids that treat the skin at a deeper level … Continue reading Liquid Exfoliators: the Key to Perfect Skin?

How to Enjoy Your Natural Hair Without Sacrificing Your Skin

One of the many joys of being natural is the bevy of fun, fruity and fragrant products available for our kinks and coils. Whether you’re more laid-back about your tresses or a card-carrying product junkie, nothing’s better than quenching your hair’s thirst with its favourite lotions and potions—but what about your skin? If you have … Continue reading How to Enjoy Your Natural Hair Without Sacrificing Your Skin