In the heart of Harlem lies an innovative sustainable beauty brand that has taken the industry by storm. Honey Botanics boasts an 800-square-foot boutique store with stunning modern designs in Harlem. And prides itself on recognizing how vital it is to protect our skin.
When it comes to skincare, it is crucial that we protect our largest organ. Sadly, many companies overlook this crucial aspect leading to harmful products that do more damage than good. But where some see an issue, others see an opportunity and necessity. Honey Botanics; is a Black Woman-owned brand. The brand offers safe and non-toxic brightening treatments for maintaining overall skin health.
This sustainable beauty brand has emerged as a beacon of representation and inclusivity in the beauty industry. It is a solution for people looking for clean and non-toxic brightening treatments without compromising their skin’s overall health. I am thrilled to introduce Honey Botanics to you today. Having used their exquisite beauty products for the past sixty days, I am eager to share my thoughts.
If you are like me, a beauty enthusiast struggling with hyperpigmentation and body discoloration, you will appreciate the formula that sets these products apart. They have mastered the art of blending powerful and safe ingredients to create excellence in all their offerings. This has been amiss in previous options for those suffering from eczema, hyperpigmentation, or body discoloration.
About Honey Botanics
Beyond their commitment to safety when selecting the right components for each product Honey Botanics aims at optimal skin health by balancing pH levels in pigment-inhibiting compounds. Hence, customers know they are getting the best possible skincare treatment available. Unfortunately, many people suffer from skin hyperpigmentation and have difficulty finding an effective solution.
Enter Honey Botanics with their unique formula, which harnesses the power of the plant’s clean ingredients and cutting-edge biotechnology to create a proprietary blend of top-tier skincare products. These products work harmoniously with all skin types to inhibit melanin production and fade existing pigmentation issues while enhancing skin resiliency and texture. In addition, every ingredient is subjected to rigorous testing for potency stability and toxicology matters, ensuring that Honey Botanic’s quality standards remain high.
At the brand’s core is its commitment to promoting skin health through functional formulas designed around maintaining balanced pH levels that promote calmness and balance within the natural microbiome reducing allergies or irritants causing disruptions.
The brand’s dark spot-correcting roster consists of Bearberry extract rich in arbutin, Glutathione, Niacinamide, Kojic Acid, and Lactic Acid, all known for their melanin-inhibiting properties, among many others. Honey Botanics utilizes each ingredient’s full potential in crafting its natural skincare line to combat environmental stressors and aging effects on your skin while revitalizing cells.
Such an approach is enhanced by their use of cutting-edge scientific research when selecting clinically proven ingredients best suited for any skin. This results in exceptional products that truly work wonders with remarkable outcomes.
In severe cases of eczema, prescription treatments may be the best route, but many of us with eczema-prone skin can get by with over-the-counter products filled with emollient and humectant ingredients to rehydrate and restore the dry, cracked skin caused by eczema.
Every botanical extract, seed oil, or mineral used has unique qualities providing endless skincare possibilities and holistically boosting skin health and overall wellness – inside and out.
With a deep-set commitment to sustainable production methods and delivering high-quality clean beauty products safely formulated to address hyperpigmentation concerns. Honey Botanics is setting new standards. When searching for sustainable beauty options that uplift people alongside its customer’s skin health needs may seem like an unattainable goal. However, it is not impossible.
The answer? Look no further than Honey Botanics. An environmentally-friendly company committed to community development. Their dedication goes past manufactured items. They provide vegan, cruelty, gluten, and sulfite-free product lines designed explicitly for those seeking assurance in ethical brands.
The Woman Behind the Honey Botanics Brand
Behind every brand lies a unique story that can be substantial or insubstantial. However, in the case of Honey Botanics, there is an underlying purpose behind its creation. As a result, significance and depth are infused throughout the product line.
Aisha Darboe founded Honey Botanics; as an unassuming entrepreneur hailing from Gambia, Darboe is not your typical entrepreneur. Instead, she is mild-mannered and humble yet passionate about helping others achieve healthy skin through her beauty brand Honey Botanics. Perhaps it stems from her own struggles with eczema, which drove her to create this brand out of necessity when traditional medication failed her after years of use.
When customers enter Honey Botanics, it is more than buying products. First, Darboe questions them on what could be causing their hyperpigmentation or any other skincare issue they are facing. She then guides them properly toward optimal results through perfect product recommendations tailored specifically for them.
I had the pleasure of speaking with Darboe as we delved into what it means to be a woman forging new paths towards healthy living through entrepreneurship like hers: “I have experienced challenges finding people who believe in my brand’s mental impact, but I know in my heart that I have created something special, safe, accessible and affordable.”
Being a Black woman in business.
During our dialogue, I posed the question about being a Black woman in business. We touched upon how difficult it can be to prove oneself worthy as a woman and a Black individual. Undoubtedly many of us have had obstacles piled against us where we must work three or four times harder than our peers just for recognition or respect.
Furthermore, while there may be an urge to exclusively collaborate with other Black-owned businesses, practicality sometimes prevails over passion when running one’s own company. However, Darboe deeply admires her local community. They have shown their love through unwavering support since she moved into her new space last year.
Products we Fall in Love with and will continue to repurchase.
Remember those dark days when hyperpigmentation, acne scars, and body acne dehydration struggles were all we could think about?
Fortunately, a great skincare brand like Honey Botanics offers holistic solutions to these problems. Personally speaking, I found their Kojic Acid Face Soap and Konjac face sponge incredibly effective in revitalizing my skin within days of use. By the end of the second week of consistent usage, my friends could not stop raving about my glowing complexion. Meanwhile, Kojic Body Soap did what no other product could do previously. It faded away the discoloration on my underarms caused by natural deodorants.
The Detox Body Soap and Glutathione Soap also significantly improved my body’s acne and dehydration issues. So not only me but even my daughter benefited greatly from this amazing range of products.
Here are our favorites from Honey Botanics that we recommend to anyone who wants to see real changes in their skin.
- Kojic Acid Body Soap
- Kojic Acid Face Soap
- Konjac face sponge [Bamboo Charcoal + Red Rose]
- Detox Body Soap
- Glutathione Soap
- Bamboo Soap Dish
- Exfoliating Bath Gloves
- Kojic Acid Body Scrub
- Dry Body Oil
- Kojic Acid Body Cream
- Antioxidant Body Wash
A few pairs of Maroccoan Mittens were included in my purchase that genuinely impressed me and was beautiful in exfoliating my body. Unfortunately, I can not provide links as I can no longer locate them on the website. Nevertheless, I look forward to testing additional items since the weather has transitioned.
Wrapping it up.
Regarding Brooklyn’s Lifestyle content sharing philosophy – authenticity reigns supreme. As someone who values experience over everything else, rest assured that anything I share with you has been first vetted personally by yours truly. Ninety-five of what I share, I have personally tried or experienced myself, so when it came time to write about Honey Botanics, I did not want to feature just another Black-owned brand worth supporting [although yes, they are].
I wanted to share my experience as a customer looking for solutions for my skin concerns. Yet even more noteworthy is their effectiveness in addressing both my and my daughter’s skincare concerns. I was in awe of everything the brand promised, which they delivered – their proven efficacy blew me away.
Honey Botanics is nothing short of revolutionary when it comes to skincare solutions. The brand embodies more than just a typical beauty brand. They lead the way with top-notch skincare solutions through safe, non-toxic, brightening treatments. It is all part of their mission towards representation and inclusivity within an industry where those values are often overlooked. In addition, they prioritize skin health by using clean ingredients and innovative biotechnology to create hyperpigmentation and body discoloration treatments. Their commitment to sustainable production methods and ethical practices makes them a leader in clean beauty.
Discover what makes Honey Botanics so special today and improve your complexion. Shop online via Amazon or their home website. Nationwide shipping is available. In addition, there is fifteen percent off being offered on their website.
220 St. Nicholas Avenue at [121st Street] – Harlem