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Black Skincare Resources

Jul 01, 2024 06:00AM ● By Paul Chen
This is a Resource Guide to our series entitled Care of Melanated Skin. See below for links to the three articles from this series. – Editor

Black Dermatologists

Dr. Sumayah Taliaferro

Dr. Dione Marcus Super 

Black Naturopathic Doctors

Dr. Mark Armstrong

Dr. Stephen Tates 

Dr. Breana Davis 

Dr. Sonza Curtis 

This article appears as sidebar to the following article in our print publication.

Melanin Magic

Melanin Magic

There are two types of melanin: pheomelanin, which produces yellow and red tones, and eumelanin, which produces brown and black tones. Genetics, environmental factors and geographic locat... Read More » 


Holistic Care for Black Skin

Holistic Care for Black Skin

While African Americans make up just three percent of board-certified dermatologists in the U.S., Atlanta is home to Black dermatologists, naturopathic doctors and estheticians who specia... Read More » 


Natural and Do-It-Yourself Skincare for Healthy Melanated Skin

Natural and Do-It-Yourself Skincare for Healthy Melanated Skin

Cleansing—Removing makeup, dirt and excess oils from the skin. Gentle cleansing is recommended so that the skin is not irritated by harsh treatment. Read More »

Sunscreen for Black Skin

Black Estheticians

Local Black-Owned Skincare Retailers 

Other Specialized Retailers

Recommended Drugstore Brands

Recommended Health Store Brands

Recommended Essential Oil Brands

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