Product Review: La Roche-Posay Effaclar K Acne Treatment Fluid

Skin Care

If you have tried everything for oily or acne-prone skin and nothing has worked, then look no further than La Roche-Posay Effaclar K Acne Treatment Fluid ($15.35,  The cream contains three proven acne fighters – salicyclic acid, retinyl linoleate, and LHA – which synergistically work together to improve cell turnover, resulting in improved texture, Read more »

Do African-Americans Need to Wear Sunscreen?

Personal/Inspirational, Skin Care

Submitted via the Twitter page: Do African-Americans need to wear sunscreen?  I’ve never had any in my community do so. -J Dear J, Absolutely.  But even more importantly, African-Americans need to also take a vitamin D supplement. The darkest black skin has heavy melanin deposited throughout its composition, resulting in an SPF of about Read more »