"Bless her heart". That is the look I get from most people these days. Or complete avoidance.
I am an African American woman with a disability. I use a wheelchair. There is nothing WRONG with me! I have Multiple Sclerosis (MS).
Before anyone says to themselves "oh, I know someone who has that". Stop now. It's referred to as a snowflake disease because no 2 cases are the same. But I don't want to talk about me today. I want to focus on how wheelchair users are treated. What I have realized is that aside from being in this chair, I'm still me. Perhaps a better me.
Brown Skin Women is a supportive natural hair, beauty and wellness community and club that empowers women to transform their lives. We provide the tools you need to transform your life through the power of personal development and entrepreneurship.
I believe every single one of us are beautiful and deserving of being the best possible version of ourselves. I believe you believe that too which is why you ended up here, And I appreciate you being here!
Meet the Founder
Greetings! I'm Carmen, Natural living, self loving yogi, autism mom and founder of Brown Skin Women (BSW). This blog is a day in my life which shines a light on growth, other amazing women and the BSW network as a whole. Learn more about me and BSW here. Contact me here.
Blog & VLOG
Our blog is updated monthly with Monday Motivations and Live Video Logs (VLOG) via our secret group on Facebook.
Brown Skin Women is located inside of Carmen's Events + Beauty Showroom. We curate a natural hair, beauty + wellness products, express hair and nail services and special events.
942 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
A Virtual Learning Academy offering Personal and Professional Developments surrounding areas in Natural Hair, Beauty, Wellness + Entrepreneurship.