It’s almost our favorite time of the year, Spring! The time of outdoor music festivals, warmer weather & glowing skin! As most of us prepare to transition over to more Spring friendly products & routines, we thought we’d share some helpful skincare tips to maximize on your search this season. Read below to find some of the best ways ro add that glow back into your melanin this season.
Using Products that Target Hyperpigmentation & Provide a Skin Evening Glow
If hyperpigmentation is an annoyingly persistent concern in your life, upping your use on products that clear those darks may be ideal during this time. Due to the sun being out and shining more, our beautiful black and brown skin absorbs that light causing our dark marks to be intensified. This is the perfect time to use our most sold and rated product, “Turmeric & Vitamin C” Facial bar. Created to target hyperpigmentation with organic turmeric powder, carrot seed and rosehip seed oil. All these ingredients provide skin evening and dark mark eliminating properties, leaving you with even and glowing skin, plus minimized dark hyperpigmentation concerns.
If evening hyperpigmentation on your body, our “Brighten your Day” Turmeric & Goat’s Milk soap will do that body wonders (also available in a Shower Gel)! As the sun comes out, our clothes seem to come off. A body care routine that reveals soft, hydrated glowing skin is a must! Incorporating this bar into your routine will not only keep your skin nourished and firm due to the goat’s milk. But also even and brighten your skin due to the amazing cleansing effects and of course, the turmeric. You’ll get out of the shower, clean, soft and smelling like a bag of sunshine after one use!
And here’s your reminder to wear SPF, if you weren’t in the winter.
Increasing Your Exfoliation Routine
During the winter dermatologist and the skin and body care community encourages us to lighten up on the exfoliation due to the harsh temperatures and drier days. However, with warmer and sunnier brunch days, beach days or days out with the girls on the horizon. We’re wearing less and showing more, so adding that glow back into our skin is without a doubt a step needed in our routine. That’s why our “Brighten your Day” or “Honey, Chile Boo” Turmeric & Honey" scrubs would show your skin the love needed this season.
If scrubs are not your thing, or if you’re not really one to use them every day. Our African Bathing Nets are the best exfoliation tool out. Babeee listen, slough off that dead skin and wash your back with ease! Allowing your skin to absorb all the other skin loving goodness you apply afterward. This newly added item lathers your soaps and the smallest amount of shower gel to perfection. Try this item today to enhance your exfoliation routine this spring!
Hydrate! Hydrate! Hydrate!
Of course, drinking our water, doing our skincare and minding our business is a must in this day and age. But let’s talk about drinks, other than water, that we can drink on a daily basis to promote healthy skin. Let’s be real, it’s something about that spring sun that makes us want to ensure our skin is glowing in the day!
Aloe water- along with improving digestion and boosting immunity aloe water is known to promote healthy skin with its high amounts of antioxidants These antioxidants fight free radicals that can wreak havoc on our bodies and skin. Aloe water is also a great source of Vitamin C, which all skin types absolutely love for its anti-aging properties. Available in flavored options like pineapple or mango. Make sure you're looking for a high-quality brand that isn’t filled with sugars and additives.
Golden Milk-a centuries old remedy for glowing skin in India. Golden milk is very warming and comforting, known to be given to Indian brides for days leading up to their big day for a radiant glow from within. A very customizable recipe that can use plant-based milks and can be served warm or cold. All you need is unsweetened almond or coconut milk, turmeric powder, a pinch of pepper (helps with absorption of curcumin from the turmeric), cinnamon, a sweetener of choice (maple syrup, agave or stevia) and a pinch of ginger.
Herbal Teas-if you're into your self-care you’re more than likely having at least 1 cup of herbal tea to promote wellness. Herbal teas for skincare are also a hack for your routine! The best tea for glowing skin is rooibos tea, loaded with antioxidants and promotes anti-aging. The beloved and trendy matcha tea, best made at home to reduce the amounts of sugar and sweeteners. Lastly, oolong tea can improve the color of your skin, reduce dark spots, and might even help fight sun and smoking damage.
Well, that’s all, for now, folks. Some top tier skin and body care tips to help you transition your daily routine for spring. I hope these hacks and tips added some value you will think about when searching for new products you are going to incorporate this season. Shop our site for your next fave product for spring!