Taking care of your skin start from inside no matter your skin tone is, the begging is always with healthy diet, doing exercises, drinking enough water and having enough sleep. Every skin type or tone has different way to deal with and what makes black skin different is that people with black skin have larger amount of melanin than other people with lighter tones. You know what that means? It means black skin can handle sun rays more than any other skin tone as they have natural SPF 13 and that what makes it different.
However, sun screen is still a must, eventually too much exposing to the sun can cause major harm and using a shield on your skin against the harmful UV rays is always required for the beauty and the safety of your skin.
Black skin like any other skin tone need some steps to keep it supple and glowing and you can start from cleansing, use a gentle and non abrasive cleanser to keep your face clean and to get rid of all the oil build ups that is left by the products that you use, you can use it simply by applying it on your finger tip and use it gently on your with circular motion.
Uneven skin tone could be a big problem that you face with black skin and to avoid this problem, use a gentle product that makes your skin with an even tone. Exfoliation would be a good idea, if you are looking for something to remove all the deed skin from your face, just remember moderation is the key, only two times a week would be enough.
And for your body you can mix couple of tablespoons of sugar with water, apply it on your body before shower, it’s the perfect scrub for your body.
Moisturize is always the best way to reach a supple, glowing and good looking skin and that what black skin need too. When it comes to moisturize, you have two options either to use natural products or formulated products.
The best place to find the natural products is your kitchen, yes it’s that place you visit everyday, search in your kitchen for some coco butter, it’s the perfect moisturizer you can use on your black skin, epically with the rough places like elbows and knees.
Keep searching in your kitchen and look for some yogurt and honey, mix them together and put them on your body for five to ten minutes before shower and then rinse, it will truly leave your body soft and supple.
These remedies is perfect as natural moisturizers, but you can also use some formulated moistures beside them and the best time to use moistures creams is after the shower, it’s the best time to get the best absorbing of the moisturizer.
Just pay attention to use different moisturizer kind with your face, your face skin is more sensitive than your body’s skin, so it needs extra care. Begin your journey with skin care with a dermatologist to help you to identify your skin’s type and what will work for you the best. Stay healthy!