The Top 4 African American Skin Care Issues, Solved
Keloids, eczema, hyperpigmentation -- dark skin is especially prone to certain skin conditions. Do you know how to treat them?
Good old-fashioned petroleum jelly can help soothe eczema in a pinch. Another household ingredient that works surprisingly well? "Crisco!" says Palm. "Shortening actually has good moisturizing capabilities that really lock in moisture if you can't head to the store or your doctor." The only side effect is ... smelling like shortening.