1. Style

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://multiculturalbeauty.about.com/popular.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Multicultural Beauty: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
How to Get Rid of Dark Pores on the Legs
If you're tired of hiding little dark dots on your legs with makeup or hosiery, here are a few ideas to help you get rid of dark pores for smoother-looking skin.
What is Your Skin's Undertone?
Confused about skin undertones? Read these tips to find out whether you're warm, cool or neutral and to also figure out what undertones to look for in your makeup.
How to Find Flattering Nail Polish
Your skin tone and complexion can determine which nail color you should wear.
8 Skin Care Benefits of African Black Soap
African black soap has several skin nourishing ingredients. Find out more about these ingredients and why they are beneficial for healthy looking skin.
10 Oatmeal Facial Masks
Oatmeal makes a fantastic skin care ingredient in facial masks. It's been used for beauty in multicultural households for years. Find the perfect facial mask for your skin type.
This Bites! How to Get Rid of Dark Spots From...
Mosquito bites are a nuisance and can cause itching and discomfort, but in skin of color this minor skin trauma can also cause dark spots. Here's how to get rid of them.
Avoid "Strawberry Legs" with These Shaving Tips
class="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Are You Noticing
9 Treatments for White Age Spots That Appear on...
How to identify and treat IGH hypopigmentation or small white spots on skin of color.
So Cool! Skin Icing for Clear Skin
Skin icing is a cool way to clear the face of blemishes, combat wrinkles and improve circulation for a smooth, glowing complexion.
Juice Recipes for Clear Skin
Fresh fruit and vegetable recipes for clear and smooth skin.
Is the Secret to Great Skin in Your Spice Rack?
Turmeric for Beauty? This super skincare spice has amazing beauty benefits.
Is Petroleum Jelly Bad for Your Skin?
Petroleum jelly has been used for years to relieve dry skin conditions. Does it really moisturize the skin or does it clog pores?
The Best 8 Products to Hide Hyperpigmentation
8 great products to cover up age spots, dark spots and hyperpigmention.
How to Safely Use African Black Soap
African black soap has numerous skin benefits, but some might find it drying and irritating for certain skin types. Follow these tips to safely use ABS.
How to Use Sunscreen When Wearing Makeup
Dermatologists advise us to reapply sunscreen after two hours. But what if you've already applied your foundation, blush and setting powder? How can you reapply sunscreen without ruining your makeup? Here are some great tips for using sunscreen when wearing makeup.
Moringa Oil Skin Benefits
Find out why moringa is called a
How to Pick the Right Lipstick For Your Skin Tone
Can't find the right lipstick shade? Try these tips to help you pick lipstick shades that are perfect for your skin tone.
Plant Your Own Beauty Garden
Tips for planting your own beauty garden for homemade essential oils and beauty treatments.
10 Must-Have Products For Sweat-Proof Makeup
Smashbox Photo Finish Luminizer Foundation Primer is oil-free and helps extend the wear of foundation.
How to Pick the Right Foundation
Learn how to match foundation to your skin tone.
Turmeric Anti-Aging Recipes for the Face
Turmeric has anti-aging and wrinkle stopping properties. Try these two at-home treatments for smooth and supple skin.
12 Shaving Tips To Prevent Ingrown Hairs
Shaving is a fast and inexpensive hair removal method for the legs, but for African American women and other women of color, it can cause problems, such as ingrown hairs. Find out how to prevent them.
What Causes Dark Under Eye Circles?
What causes dark circles under the eyes in women of color?
How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
How to get rid of dark circles under the eyes.
What Is Eczema? How Does It Appear on Skin of...
Eczema is a inflammatory skin condition that causes severe itchiness and unique problems in skin of color, including skin discoloration.
How to Buy Authentic African Black Soap
African black soap has numerous skin care benefits, but are you sure you're getting the real thing?
Why You Should Use Shea Butter
Shea butter is an antioxidant-rich vegetable oil from the African karite tree that fades dark spots and age spots, helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles and soothes skin irritations.
Work It! 9 Ways to Use Your Skin Tone to Look...
9 tips that will help you use your skin tone to look your best.
Quick Tips for Clear, Glowing Skin
Want to try the natural makeup trend? First use these tips for a clear, glowing complexion.
Hyperpigmentation Treatment for Skin of Color:...
Hyperpigmentation treatments for skin of color.
Could You Be Over-Exfoliating Your Skin? Heed...
Are you over-exfoliating your skin? Use these tips to make sure you're not just damaging your beautiful skin of color.
The Reason Why You Have White Spots on Your Skin
Reader Q&A about white age spots on the skin.
Why You'll Soon Find These 7 Exotic Ingredients...
Plants and trees native to Africa and Asia have long been used in natural cosmetics and skin care products. They will soon be as popular as shea and aloe vera are today. (I was right about argan oil!)
20 Makeup Tips For Contact Lens Wearers
You can safely wear makeup and avoid infections and discomfort while wearing contact lenses by following these 20 tips.
Hyperpigmentation in Skin of Color
What is hyperpigmentation? Why does it happen to darker skin?
Top 12 Black Beauty Products
The top black beauty products and companies.
8 Rose Petal Recipes for Beautiful Skin
All about the skin care benefits of roses and 8 rose petal beauty recipes.
10 Beauty Resolutions You Should Keep!
10 important resolutions to keep skin of color beautiful all year.
3 Common Lip Problems Solved
Help for 3 common lip problems - dry & chapped lips, lip discoloration and cold sores.
Cuticle Care: 5 Reasons for Cracked Cuticles...
5 reasons you have cracked cuticles and peeling skin around the nails and how to solve them.
Is Petroleum Jelly Safe?
Get the facts about the safety of petroleum jelly in cosmetics.
Tips for a Safer Gel Manicure
Gel manicures last longer and resist chipping, but they can be damaging to the nail bed if not done properly. Here are tips for a safe gel manicure.
How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin...
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shades and to wear it well!
5 Ways to Create the Elongated Eyeliner Look
Mix up your makeup look with arrows, wings and points for a creative elongated eyeliner. Here are 5 looks to try, plus images from the runways for inspiration.
6 Ways Pomegranates Can Improve Your Skin
Find out about the skin protective benefits of pomegranates.
Pregnant? Tips for Melasma, Stretch Marks &...
Beauty and skin care tips for pregnant women.
6 Natural Ways to Prevent Wrinkles
Here are 6 natural anti-wrinkle tips to prevent or diminish the signs of aging.
How to Prevent Ingrown Hairs for Smoother Skin
Women of color with curly and tightly coiled hair are susceptible to ingrown hairs. Here's how to prevent and treat them.
How to Pick a Flattering Pink Lipstick
How to choose the perfect pink lipstick shade for your skin tone.
Natural Alternatives to Petroleum Jelly
Waxeline is an eco-friendly petroleum jelly alternative.
How to Safely Remove Eye Makeup
How to safely remove eye makeup to avoid irritation, dry eye syndrome and infections.
Do You Have Ashy Skin? Learn How to Treat This...
What is ashy skin and how do you treat it?
Anti-Wrinkle Diet: Top Foods for Younger...
Eat a diet with these foods rich in antioxidants to help skin look younger and wrinkle-free.
Knee Deep: Get Rid of Dark, Ashy and Saggy...
All about getting smooth and beautiful knees.
Top 10 Tips for Healthy Skin of Color
10 must-do tips for healthy skin of color.
12 Tips for Long Lasting Makeup
12 tips for longer lasting makeup.
Native American Beauty Secrets
Hundreds of years ago, Native Americans were using plants and herbs for beauty that can be found in beauty products today. Here are some beauty ingredients you might not know about.
Do You Need to Use an Eye Shadow Primer?
Reasons you might want to use an eye shadow primer.
Rose Water Beauty Benefits and Recipes
Learn about rose water beauty and skin benefits and try these rose water recipes at home.
How to Use Foundation When You Have Dry Skin
At the end of the day does your foundation start to cake and accentuate dry patches? How to pick, apply and wear foundation when you have dry skin.
Sun Protection Tips for Asian Women
Sun protection tips to prevent age spots, hyperpigmentation and melasma in Asian skin.
African Black Soap
African black soap was used in western Africa for centuries and has as many unique recipes as benefits.
14 Wrinkle Reducers
14 wrinkle reducers to keep your skin wrinkle free or diminish and reduce existing fine lines and wrinkles.
Black Soap Reviews
The pros and cons of factory-made African black soap and four brands to consider.
Too Much Hair On Your Face? 5 Reasons Why
Many women of color have excess facial hair. Find out why and how to get rid of unwanted hair.
Makeup Tips for Covering Melasma
Learn how to cover up your melasma with these makeup tips.
Argan Oil for Beauty
The Berber women of Morocco used argan oil for beauty thousands of years ago. Find out why it is called liquid gold.
Why Pumpkin is Good for Your Skin, Plus 3 Great...
The Great Pumpkin: Find out how pumpkin has great exfoliating properties, giving skin a healthy glow. Plus check out three pumpkin products for smooth and soft skin.
Stop These 6 Holiday Beauty Hangovers
How to stop the holidays from ruining your beauty routine.
Acne & Skin of Color
Interview with Dermatologist Sejal Shah: Dr. Shah gives tips for caring for acne-prone skin of color.
Facial Hair Removal Options for Women of Color
How to safely remove facial hair on Asian, olive and dark skin tones.
Are You At Risk for Keloids?
Keloidal scars can be disfiguring and difficult to prevent and remove, and they are more likely to appear in skin of color. Find out more about them.
4 Simple Ways to Make Rose Water
4 easy ways to make rose water at home.
14 Great Shea Butter Products
14 of the best shea butter products for healing and nourishing your skin.
Hydrating Face Serums
Homemade Hydrating Face Serum recipe for softer, younger-looking skin.
Brighten & Soften Your Skin With These...
Pumpkin and papaya contain fruit enzymes that help remove dead skin cells for smoother, brighter and healthier-looking skin.
What's the Best Way to Remove Unwanted Hair...
How to pick the best hair removal method for darker skin tones.
Celebrities in Red Hot Lipstick
Celebrities in red lipstick: Actress Fan Bingbing loves a bright red shade.
Tips for Mature Black Skin
Black skin takes longer to age, but you still need these tips to keep mature black skin looking young and healthy.
Does BlackSkin.com's Erase My Dark Spots kit...
Will BlackSkin.com's Intensive Fade Gel get rid of dark marks, acne scars and other skin discolorations? Read my review of the Erase My Dark Spots Kit.
How to Make BB Cream at Home
BB creams are multipurpose beauty balms. But many aren't available for darker skin tones. Solution? Make your own.
Mineral Makeup: Liquid Vs Powder
Mineral Makeup: Liquid Vs Powder. Find out which formula is best for you.
Are Eye Creams Really Necessary?
If you're using a facial moisturizer, do you really need an eye cream? Or are you just wasting money?
Are You Doing These 4 Things That Clog Pores?
Do you know the top reasons why your facial pores can become clogged, resulting in breakouts and other skin problems? Read this article so your skin can breathe again.
The History of the Cat Eye
The evolution of cat eye makeup.
Do-It-Yourself Bridal Makeup Tips for Women of...
Planning to do your own makeup for your wedding day? Read these tips for help.
11 Natural Ways to Prevent Keloids
Try these steps to minimize or prevent keloid scars.
18 Tips for Beating Dry Winter Skin
Here are 18 tips to help skin of color combat dryness during the cold, winter months.
Is Your Nail Polish Toxic?
Does your nail polish contain one or more of the toxic trio--formaldehyde, DBP or toulene? Here are tips on how to choose safer nail polish.
Turmeric Antioxidant Radiance Mask
Juara Skincare's Turmeric Antioxidant Radiance Mask combines turmeric and clay to leave skin soft and radiant.
Go Green Beauty Tips
It's April. Go green this month by choosing earth-friendly beauty products or planting a beauty garden and creating your own homemade beauty recipes.
Tips for Using White Shadow and Liner
White has become a white hot eye makeup trend. Learn how to use it.
How to Wear Dark Lipstick
Want to wear the latest plum, wine and berry colored lipstick shades? Read these tips.
Is Cleaning Your Makeup Brushes Part of Your...
Keeping your makeup brushes clean prevents product buildup and saves your brushes from damage and your skin from breakouts.
5 Bath Recipes to Soothe Hangovers
5 bath recipes to soak relieve the symptoms of hangovers.
Make Sure Your Lip Color Looks Great With These...
Lip Tips: Make sure your lip color looks great. Find out how to create beautiful, kissable lips for New Year's Eve, Valentine's Day and other romantic occasions.
Timeless Fall Makeup Tips for Indian Women
Fall makeup tips and trends for Indian women.
Can't Find the Right Concealer? Here Are 6...
For women of color, finding the right concealer shade is as difficult as hiding dark under-eye circles! These tips will help!
Rose Oil for Beauty and Skin Care
The beauty and skin care benefits of rose oil, with do-it-your-self skin care recipes.
Do Women of Color Need Sunscreen?
The melanin in skin of color protects us from the sun, sun damage and skin aging. Or does it?
Need Concealer? Here Are 7 Types To Consider...
Need a concealer? Read about the different types, what they do, and how to use them.
What Is Chemical Exfoliation?
Chemical exfoliation: the different types and benefits for your skin.
Cranberry Anti-Aging Face Mask
Try this Cranberry Anti-Aging Face Mask to exfoliate, tone, smooth and brighten the complexion.
12 Beauty Products to Revive a Tired Allergy-Ra...
Ocean Premium Saline Nasal Spray to relieve a dry nose and nasal passages.
Homemade Adzuki Bean Facial and Body Scrubs
DIY adzuki bean face and body scrubs to cleanse and rejuvenate the skin.
Gabrielle Union Interview
In this exclusive interview, Gabrielle Union discusses how she got rid of adult onset acne, her skin care routine and role as Neutrogena brand ambassador.
Get the No-Makeup Makeup Look in 9 Simple Steps
Like the clean no-makeup look, but just don't think you can pull it off? Try these simple steps.
The Top 10 Acne Mistakes
If you are an acne prone person of color, check this list for 10 things you may be doing wrong.
The Best Foundations for Dry Skin
Need a foundation that will look good on dry skin? If money's not an issue, I have 7 high end foundation recommendations.
Banish Summer Breakouts
What's the cause of summer breakouts? Is it heat, humidity and sweat? Find out the answer and learn how to banish those summer breakouts!
How to Treat Melasma While Pregnant
Mask of Pregnancy: Safe ways to treat melasma while you're pregnant.
Is Your Sunscreen Really Protecting You?
How to read the new FDA required labeling on OTC sunscreens and find the one that offers you the most protection against UVB and UVA radiation.
The ABCs of the New Skin Creams
You've probably been hearing about BB, CC and now DD Creams. What are they and do you need one?
3 Indian Actresses Who Became L'Oreal's Triple...
Meet three Indian actresses signed to L'Oreal Paris as brand ambassadors.
Nail Care for Diabetics
How to Care for Your Nails & Feet When You Have Diabetes
What Really Caused Your Skin Rash?
How to know whether a skin rash is from an allergic reaction or skin irritation.
Hair Waxing Skin of Color
Hair waxing tips for skin of color.
Skin Care Tips for Diabetics: Why Your Skin...
Skin care tips for women with diabetes.
Black Cosmetics Pioneers
Black Cosmetics Pioneers: You may know the name Madam C.J. Walker. Do you know Annie Turnbo Malone, Sarah Spencer Washington and Madame N.A. Franklin? Find out more about them.
Is The Bird Poop Facial the Secret to Flawless...
Uguisu no Fun (or nightingale feces) is an ancient beauty treatment used by Japanese geishas and kabuki actors. It's now a favorite treatment of Victoria and David Beckham and even Oprah has tried it. Does it work? Or is this just, well, crap?
How to Prevent Age Spots
Age spots: How to treat existing spots and prevent more from developing.
Simply Vera Vera Wang Cosmetics Review, Part 1
A review of Simply Vera Vera Wang Soothing Balm, Skin Brightening Primer, Skin Illuminating Tinted Moisturizer, Illuminating Concealer, Illuminating Pressed Powder and Illuminating Powder Blush.
Reasons Why You Have Dark Joints
Find out what might be causing you to have darkness on your knees, elbows, and other joints.
Top Beauty Tips for the New Year
It's January! Make resolutions, schedule beauty treatments, get ready for the New Year!
12 Home Remedies to Fade Dark Knees, Elbows,...
Embarrassed by dark knees and elbows? You can have bare arms and legs again.
Easy Steps to Applying Makeup to Asian Eyes
Asian Eye Makeup Tutorial: How to apply makeup on Asian eyes.
Review of Avon ExtraLasting Liquid Foundation...
A review of Avon ExtraLasting Liquid Foundation SPF 12.
Bearberry: A Natural Dark Spot Remover
Bearberry is an alternative to hydroquinone for fading age spots and other skin discolorations.
How to Create Ombre Nails
What are ombre nails? Learn how to create them.
Beauty Tips for Allergy Sufferers
Beauty tips to help allergy sufferers relieve puffy, tired eyes, dry skin and rough, red noses, caused by seasonal allergies.
Skin Care Tips for Your Breasts from the...
Take care of your breasts from the inside - and on the outside - with these tips to keep them beautiful and healthy.
SheaMoisture Argan Oil & Raw Shea Eczema,...
SheaMoisture’s Argan Oil & Raw Shea Eczema,Psoriasis & Dry Skin Relief Soak is quite a mouthful to say, but it’s also packed with skin-loving ingredients.
6 Long Wear and Waterproof Makeup Removers That...
6 long wear & waterproof makeup removers that really work.
Review of Josie Maran Organic Argan Oil...
Review of Josie Maran Organic Argan Oil Moisturizer and Argan Cleansing Oil.
Holiday Makeup Gift Collections
Holiday makeup gift sets, featuring Mally Beauty, Smashbox and Too Faced collections.
Tips for Getting a Safe Professional Makeup...
Make sure your makeup artist's makeup and tools are sanitary or things could get ugly.
Will Sunscreen Make You Vitamin D Deficient?
90 % of African Americans are vitamin D deficient. Should we decrease sunscreen and increase sun exposure?
Tamera Mowry-Housley Interview
Interview: Actress/TV personality Tamera Mowry-Housley discusses natural beauty.
How to Make Your Eyebrows Look Thicker
Try these 5 steps to create thicker looking brows.
Bridal Makeup Tips For Women of Color
Bridal Makeup: Whether you are going to hire a makeup artist or do the makeup yourself, read these tips first.
Review of Essence Cosmetics' Waterproof &...
A review of Essence Cosmetics' waterproof eyeliner and mascara and long-lasting lip gloss.
An Interview With Adrienne Bailon
An interview with The Real co-host Adrienne Bailon.
How Color Correctors Are Used to Improve Skin...
Color correctors are typically used to correct extreme discolorations and imperfections. Corrective colors also improve the look of the skin. Learn more.
6 Portable Mini Makeup Products for the Weekend...
EOS Organic Lip Balms are organic and 100% natural. Page 5.
Shea Butter Vs Cocoa Butter: Which One is...
Cocoa butter and shea butter have similar skin care benefits and properties and are superior as natural moisturizers. With a shortage of cocoa beans, shea butter might become the winner by default. But is one actually better than the other?
When Should You Toss Your Makeup?
Find out how long you can keep your makeup and when you should throw it away.
Marula Oil Gives Skin a Healthy Boost
Marula oil naturally softens, nourishes and revitalizes the skin.
Shimmer Makeup and Skin Tone
Tips for wearing shimmer makeup on skin of color for parties, special occasions and elegant evening events.
Tamar Braxton Shares Her Beauty Secrets
In this exclusive interview, Tamar Braxton, star of Tamar & Vince and host of The Real, shares her favorite products and beauty tips.
3 Steps to Scar-Free Skin
Follow these 3 steps to keep skin free of scars from cuts, abrasions and burns.

©2015 About.com. All rights reserved.