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Hutano's Blog

Here you can find updates about everything black and brown skin. Learn about the experiences of others, latest skincare trends, or find out what's happening in our community. We are continually looking for guest collaborators. Please get in touch if this is of interest to you!

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Reflecting on the Past to build the future - Founder's blog

I want this vision to be achieved with people from the culture too. If not built by us, for us, then who will?
6 Minutes

Reflecting on the Past to build the future - Founder's blog

I want this vision to be achieved with people from the culture too. If not built by us, for us, then who will?
4 Minutes

Vitamin D for Black and Brown People

Vitamin D, aptly named the sunshine vitamin, is a natural molecule that is produced by the skin due to sunlight exposure. This ‘sunshine vitamin’ occupies a vital role in our health including bone health, immunity, and pregnancy among many others.
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3 Myths You May Have Been Told About Your Health

Healthcare misinformation is nothing new and unfortunately there are countless myths and misconceptions that are especially harmful to Black and Brown-skinned individuals and can even impact the type of care we receive in clinics and hospitals. It’s time to dispel some common and pervasive myths to ensure we take better care of ourselves.
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Advocate for yourself

What’s a health advocate you ask? A health advocate is someone who takes an active role in their own health and participates their healthcare decisions. Advocating for yourself and your health can be challenging but it should be a priority and we at Hutano have some tips to get you started.