Get to know these 10 Black Owned Lingerie Brands just in time for Valentine's Day

Nude. Flesh-tone. For decades, when these words were used, it was often to describe a peachy tan – not the multiple variations of skin color that exist among humans. In spite of the Black personal care industry being a $700B one, advertising dollars are, overall, disproportionately spent on White consumers. With African-Americans watching more television […]

Move over Vicky/Victoria. Ade is in the building. Over the last few months, many of us have seen and been excited by the photos circulating the web from Nubian Skin, the UK-based retailer that served up black-girl realness for “nude” bras, panties and hosiery. Celebs like Kerry Washington and Thandie Newton have even tweeted about […]


An all too common complaint women have about “nude” underwear is its obvious fail as a one color fits all. It’s not just an issue for women of color but can prove problematic for caucasian women. However, popular UK lingerie line, Nubian Skin is aiming to fix this. Last fall the company launched in order to provide more […]