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How I Choose to BLOOM

How I Choose to BLOOM

BLOOM is hands down my favourite product in the range. It works wonders on my hair but has the added bonus of doing great things for my face and feet. Find below the many ways I choose to BLOOM.   It Makes For a Great Detangler Detangling hair, especially post wash and go, can be a daunting task but BLOOM makes the process a lot easier. I split my hair into 4 – 6 sections. I dampen one section with a little water before smoothing a small amount of oil into my strands. Using my fingers, I gently work through...


A Case for Minimalist Beauty

A Case for Minimalist Beauty

As I stumble gracelessly into my very late 20s, I find myself drawn to the minimalist lifestyle. I don’t want to drag the clutter of my 20s into my 30s, I simply haven’t got the room. The core principle of being a minimalist is living a meaningful life with less stuff. For some this is a simply a case of decluttering, for others it’s about removing the attachment to material things. While I’m not quite ready to commit fully to minimalism, I have tried to apply that principle to my wardrobe and beauty products. The wardrobe is a work in...


5 Ways to FLOW

5 Ways to FLOW

Isn’t there something so deliciously decadent about facial oil? I have been loving experimenting with Flow for the last couple of weeks. It works wonderfully on my skin and is a great multi-tasker. Find the five ways that you can use Flow below.   As Part of Your Daytime Routine A lot of people shy away from using facial oils during the day because they are rightfully worried about looking glazed. I blend one or two drops of Flow with my daily moisturiser for skin that glows but isn’t greasy. My skin stays nourished and balanced all day. If you are worried about...


Butters, Oils & Everything in Between

Butters, Oils & Everything in Between

Hi lovely readers! It’s Mariam here from blog www.amu-dat.com. I’m going to be taking over The Afro Hair & Skin Co. blog for the next month. You guys are in for musings on beauty, tips on how to use the range and other fun bits and bobs. In this my first post, I’m talking about butters, oils and everything in between.      When it comes to Afro Hair products, there seems to be a lot of terminology to get your head round. You have your butters, gels, soufflés, creams, crèmes (is that not just French for creams?), lotions, oils, ghee...


The Magic of Blackcurrant Seed Oil for Healthy Skin

The Magic of Blackcurrant Seed Oil for Healthy Skin

We feature an extremely pure and powerful Blackcurrant  seed oil sustainably grown in the U.K as part of our signature facial oil.  So it makes sense to look a little closer at some of the benefits this wonderful ingredient... Blackcurrant Seed Oil is a powerful antioxidant rich plant oil that contains deeply therapeutic properties that make this a wonderfully healing oil. It's a fantastic oil for use on skin particularly if you you suffer from inflammation, eczema and uneven skin tone. Its high antioxidant content helps to protect skin cells from free radical damage which can be caused by environment. It helps...