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Basketball, Butterflies and Bling: Evelyn Lozada Shoots Her Shot With Jewelry and Skin-Care Lines Basketball, Butterflies and Bling: Evelyn Lozada Shoots Her Shot With Jewelry and Skin-Care Lines

Basketball Wives star Evelyn Lozada is breaking into the fashion and beauty game. The reality-TV star is known for rocking large hoop earrings on the long-running show, and she’s apparently taken all the positive feedback she’s received and turned it into a business.

Summertime? Check. Acne? Check. Poppin’ That Pimple? Not So Simple! Summertime? Check. Acne? Check. Poppin’ That Pimple? Not So Simple!

Summertime, and getting zits is easy. That’s why it’s so great when you get permission from your dermatologist to do something you’re not supposed to do—like popping a pimple.

Protect Your Glow: Don’t Sleep on Sunscreen!

Sunscreen is a must. I do not care how young, how gifted or how black you think you are, it’s the lotion none of us can afford to forget.

Meet the Dooplex: A New Destination for Your ’Do Meet the Dooplex: A New Destination for Your ’Do

Looking for an entirely for-us, by-us, one-stop shop for hair and beauty products? Welcome to the Dooplex, a new online marketplace hoping to elevate the black beauty industry to the next level.

Bright Spot: A Natural Option to Combat Acne, Hyperpigmentation  Bright Spot: A Natural Option to Combat Acne, Hyperpigmentation 

There’s a new player in the game to fight fine lines and hyperpigmentation: bakuchiol, a plant found in the wilds of New Zealand. It’s the active ingredient in Ao Skincare, and promises to work like Retin-A to lighten dark spots and deal with hormonal changes, acne and sun exposure without causing photosensitivity or…

Keep It Bubbly: Soothe Sensitive Winter Skin With Natural Soaps Keep It Bubbly: Soothe Sensitive Winter Skin With Natural Soaps

I don’t know about you, but I have sensitive skin. But it’s not where you’d think. It’s not on my face—it’s on my arms and legs. Go figure. It’s been that way since I was a kid; now my daughters have those dry little white bumps on the backs of their arms and legs, too.

Let’s Get Our Skin Tight in Time for the New Year With Hanacure!  Let’s Get Our Skin Tight in Time for the New Year With Hanacure! 

New Year’s Eve is the last day of beauty for the year, and I plan to make it a good one. I don’t know about you, but the holidays are hard on my skin-care habits. “Jingle Bells” are the death knell for my exercise routine; I eat whatever I want; I stay up late binge-watching Netflix with my husband (we like Peaky…

Saving Face: Winning the Battle Against Adult Acne Saving Face: Winning the Battle Against Adult Acne

Something interesting has been happening to me lately: People have actually been commenting on how good my skin looks.

Sephora Is Selling a $38 Jar of Coconut Oil, and Black Women Everywhere Are Unimpressed

It’s the holiday season, so I’ve put myself on a bit of a moratorium from my usual Sephora habit, since I’m pretty sure I’m not the only one who deserves presents this Christmas. That said, I occasionally get my fix by drifting through its virtual aisles and living vicariously through friends’ shopping sprees, which…

Unsettling Sunscreen PSA Puts People In Ultraviolet Light Unsettling Sunscreen PSA Puts People In Ultraviolet Light

A recent sunscreen PSA manages to be both enlightening and super uncomfortable…all while managing to keep a healthy hipstery glow and a sense of muted quirkiness made to leave you feeling warm inside. If it makes you feel any better, the puns will be the least stressful part of your next couple minutes.

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