You Must Check out These 5 Black-Owned Skincare Brands

In a world of countless skincare brands, we want to push these black-owned skincare brands to the front so they can get the recognition they deserve. You are going to fall in love with all of these products.

Skin is the body’s largest organ so it is important that everyone takes care of their skin, inside and out. It is good to worry about ingredients and what is important for your skin type.

Below is a list of your newest skincare obsessions from these black-owned beauty brands.


Handmade by Tatiana Price, skinBUTTR wants to keep you glowing all-day with natural, moisturizing products such as whipped shea body butter. They use the best natural products that your skin is going to love. Many of their products work to fade scars, cellulite, and stretch marks.


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Folie Apothecary

Nikisha Riley created Folie Apothecary, a 100% natural skincare line. Since Riley is a health-and-wellness guru, she knows the best products and ingredients for the mind, body, and soul. She handcrafts serums and hair-oils that are so gorgeous they will make any vanity look great.


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The Cardamom + Vanilla Body Butter is now available for a limited time. ✨ . . . Moisturize, heal, nourish and protect your skin with this all natural highly nutritive 2oz jar of Cardamom + Vanilla Body Butter. Can be used on lips and body. Full of antioxidants, essential fatty acids, and vitamins. It smells like a delicious warm cup of Chai Tea. Avoid getting water in the jar because of it’s all natural state. . . . Coconut Oil . Always use a virgin cold-pressed oil, organic is best, to make sure that all the nutrients and beneficial properties are intact. Coconut oil’s antioxidant properties protect the skin from free radical damage and because it’s so full of essential fatty acids, it also helps to build and strengthen skin-cell structures. This keeps the skin’s connective tissues strong and supple, which helps to prevent sagging and wrinkles. My skin loves it and I love that it’s easily absorbed. . . . Sweet Almond Oil is an emollient – in that it smooths and softens skin more than hydrates it. It’s full of vitamin E, which is a powerful antioxidant and great skin protector and healer. I also love that it’s easily absorbed into the skin without leaving a greasy residue. . . . Cocoa Butter comes from the cocoa bean. It has a distinct nutty, chocolate scent – so yes, you will smell… delicious! Cocoa butter is a rich emollient, it leaves your skin buttery soft. It contains fatty acids which help to retain moisture and build elasticity and also has properties which can help ease dermatitis or rashes. Just like your oils, you want to choose a raw, cold-pressed butter – free of chemicals that are used in bleaching and refining. . . . Raw, unrefined shea butter contains cinnamates and acetates that have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. It also has caffeic acid, a UV protectant. Plus, it’s high in vitamins A, E, and F, and unsaponifiable fats that absorb easily into your skin, helps seal in moisture without clogging pores.

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Temple Zen

Professional dancer Jashiro Dean started Temple Zen because he needed a product that would cater to his skincare needs while also calming his nerves. The brand is not only focused on the skin, but it also wants to heal, restore, and rejuvenate you. Many of his products include aloe vera, shea butter, essential oils, and more.

Plant Apothecary

Holly McWhorter and her husband started Plant Apothecary with plant-filled products that are meant to turn customers away from harsh chemicals and toxins found in other products. The products are gentle yet hardworking and will leave your skin looking brand new.


Keli Smith is the founder of Kaike which has vegan products that are all handmade in small batches. The most popular item is Frosting, a multi-purpose moisturizer that’s great for the hair and body. It also has a great selection of other products such as the oil-based cleanser that will leave your skin feeling silky.

Be sure to check out these black-owned skincare brands.