Take (Oral) Care With Black Owned Brands

unsplash-logoJoanna Nix Oral care is a routine part of our health and hygienic practices, and in doing so there are plenty of opportunities to support black owned brands.  This includes toothbrush replacement as the American Dental Association (ADA) recommends replacing one’s toothbrush every 3 – 4 months.  In reviewing black owned companies with oral care…Read more »

Sunscreen Products from Black Owned Brands

 unsplash-logoCasey Horner Although individuals with darker skin have some natural protection against sunburn, the extent of protection depends on the amount of pigmentation.  Irregardless, it is important to protect your skin year round, especially when spending prolonged periods outside.  Though a sun protection factor (SPF) of 15 may work, depending on the extent of sun…Read more »

Fantastic Father’s Day Gifts from Black Owned Brands

As father’s day approaches, you have an abundance of options from black owned brands to express your gratitude for and honor of the man or men in your life who helped raised you.  Some practical or luxury gifts include watches, neck wear, and cuff-links. Wooden watches are trending.  Ambition Collections offers a “Motion 1st Edition…Read more »

Grooming Products for Men from Black Owned Brands

 unsplash-logoEduardo Dutra In this post the focus is on black owned brands providing grooming products designated for men.  In reviewing these companies, I saw a pattern of healthful practices (e.g., handcrafted products, use of natural ingredients) along with competitive prices.  I encourage you to take the time to explore these wonderful products created by innovative…Read more »

Mother’s Day Gifts & Handbag Trends from Black Owned Brands

As Mother’s Day approaches you may be considering what item(s) can truly express the gratitude, honor, and esteem you hold for the women (e.g., mother, grandmother, aunt) who raised you.  While no tokens can fully convey these sentiments, appreciation can be expressed with a gift.  If you are considering a handbag, take note of some…Read more »

Spring Cleaning, Healthful, and Sustainable Practices, With Black Owned Brands

 unsplash-logoBas van Anholt The time for Spring cleaning is just around the corner, and I encourage you to consider the ingredients in products you use.  According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), many ingredients found in common household cleaners are detrimental to your health and the environment.  The EWG is a non-profit, non-partisan research and…Read more »

Get The Benefits Of Goat’s Milk Soap From Black Owned Brands

 unsplash-logoKristina Balić Goat’s milk is different from cow’s milk in several ways.  Goat’s milk contains higher levels of magnesium, potassium, and lactic acid; and the fat particles are smaller.  Goat’s milk also contains ample amounts of calcium, Vitamins A and B,  and fatty acids.  These properties contribute to the moisturizing, skin softening, and exfoliating properties…Read more »