Many serums, lotions, and other potions say they’re designed for all skin types, and that may be true, there’s just another layer to Black and Brown skin that sometimes gets overlooked. Melanin-rich tones are more susceptible to things like dark spots (relatable) and uneven tone. This just means we need a little extra TLC from time to time and, of course, the right skincare routine. That’s why I decided to ask Black skin experts (they get it) for what they use to keep everything from acne to hyperpigmentation at bay. Read on below for the tried and true products they swear by that help them overcome their biggest skincare challenges.