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Gullah Geechee Home Cooking: Recipes from the Matriarch of Edisto Island
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3 Tips for Preparing Your Skin for a Southern Summer

3 Tips for Preparing Your Skin for a Southern Summer

Summer is here and that means it is time to prepare your skin. Whether you are heading to the beach or to a dinner party, skin care is important, Today we have tips from the founder of Elle Johnson Co.  She gives us 3 Tips for preparing your skin for a southern summer.

Elle Johnson Co., is a botanical based luxury skincare brand developed by southern entrepreneur LaVonndra “Elle” Johnson. Having a panache in branding and a business acumen, Johnson previewed the skincare brand in February 2017, while still developing the final product lineup, and officially launched publicly as of January 2017. The mantra at Elle Johnson Co., is educating consumers on a healthy and comprehensive skincare regimen, not just single product use. Our signature set is our Trio Collection Set, which is available in full size (40ml) and value size (15ml). Each set includes a cleanser, toner, and moisturizer based upon the skin type of normal, dry, combination, or oily. The full size set retails for $99 and the value size retails at $46. In addition to the Trio Collection Set, add-on’s include our Mint Exfoliating Polish, Mineral Mud Mask, Detoxifying Charcoal Cleanser, and my personal favorite, the Miracle Beauty Oil.

3 tips for preparing your skin for a southern summer

  1. Establish a skincare regimen of a cleanser, toner, and moisturizer.  You skin needs all 3, and it’s extremely important to use this regimen twice daily; you should also wash after workouts, or excessive sweating.  When you cleanse the skin properly, it aides in preventing breakouts and improves the condition of your skin.  Our Trio Collection and specifically our Hydrating Mango Face Cream is perfect for this regimen and to keep your skin hydrated during the summer, especially for those with dry skin.
  2. Exfoliate to reveal brighter skin.  It stimulates cell turnover, tightens your pores, and helps to prevent breakouts by providing a deep cleanse.  Try our Mint Exfoliating Polish for this step.
  3. Prep before makeup by implementing facial oils and/or serums.  Add a radiant touch and glow prior to makeup application for a smooth finish.  Try our Miracle Beauty Oil for this step.
Products may be shopped online, or in our beauté studio, located just outside of Charlotte, NC. In the months to come, you can find the Elle Johnson Co. brand popping up at trade shows and expos in Los Angeles, New Orleans, Columbia SC, and New York. IG: @ellejohnson.co FB: Elle Johnson Co.

Michiel Perry

Michiel is a Black Southern Belle living a lowcountry life. I love all things fashion, home decor and southern! When I am not running around doing fun stuff for Black Southern Belle, I live in antique stores and have a minor obsession with historic homes 🙂

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