8 Best Body Cream and Lotion for Dark Complexion Skin in Nigeria

How many of you know that cream is one of the most important skin care? to be sincere with you there is no amount of another skin stuff you uses, if you dare choose a wrong cream that is the end of the mater.

Body cream places a very high and important role in the body of human and therefore should be chosen carefully with your body. For me i have tried a lot of body cream i have find that not all cream are good for dark complexion that is why i want to use this post to share some of my personal ideas on the best cream for dark complexion skin.

This post is last updated November 9th, 2018

If you check my photo below you will notice i am considered dark in completion, and you can’t imaging how long i have not used a cream till recently, it not because i don’t have to cash but because i have always go on a wrong one or even fake, and the result of it is either pimple’s or ezima so i have to give up and maintain my natural color with baby cream.

Nivea Essentially Enriched Body - Best Body Cream and Lotion for Dark Complexion Skin in Nigeria

Just recently i met my friend whose her complexion is same as mine, wow you have to see how her skin was blinking without stain, i can’t hold it more i have to ask her of the cream she is using. You know naa, i have to drop the shame and just let it be, but to my surprise she was just smiling and never said any thing about it. It time for her to leave, this time i just have to take it more serious, please which cream are you using with anger. Then was when she ask me to book a date for shopping that she will go with me.

With how much more i’m in need of the cream i have to put the date on the next day luckily it was Saturday so she gat a lot of time, same as me. When we get to the cosmetic store a list of best dark complexion creams was giving to us, then was when she showed me the one she is using. Ever since then i have therefore visited the cosmetic shop and tried 4 different cream and discover that my skin is coming up and all of this five fit my complexion, with my research inclusive i have decided to write about the best cream for dark complexion person, you can call it black person all the same.

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8 Best Body Cream and Lotion for Dark Complexion Skin in Nigeria

Below are the best body cream in Nigeria which i have tested and also from my research the prove to be the best as well.

1. Nivea Essentially Enriched Body Moisturizer

Nivea Essentially Enriched Body - Best Body Cream and Lotion for Dark Complexion Skin in Nigeria

This is the cream i have find more pleasant to my skin though this was not the cream where is using, but after lot of time using this cream i have fall in love with it because of it great work in my skin. The cream is very rich, nourishing formula with Natural Sea Minerals and Almond Oil, outside that i will would want to add this Nivea essentially enriched body moisturizer has sun protection, this means it work against the infect of sun in your skin.

What i like most about this cream is the power of making skin softer, smoother and healthier looking and slit a healthier and well-balanced skin. The cream will also dramatically reduces dryness and improves skin condition over time.

What amaze me to go for it was knowing it was tested and approved by dermatologically, i tell you this is a wonderful cream and it won’t bleach you nor harm your skin, it will only smoothing your skin and give a nice look and soften the skin. Try this if you are a black person and you ain’t going to regret it.

2. Jergens Shea Butter Deep Conditioning Moisturiser

Jergens Shea Butter

It will amaze you to know that this is the cream my friend is using, the cream that makes her skin looks wow. I have seen this cream severally at cosmetic shop when i was looking for creams but i never knew this is the right cream i should have go for ever since if not i met my friend. This cream work like charm in smoothing your body. This was the first cream i dived when she told me this is what she is using, and believe me it was just 1 week i started noticing great effect in my skin when using this cream.

This cream is great in restoring skin luminosity and enhances sheen. With a unique illuminating HYDRALUCENCE blend. i was amaze to know this cream is made particularly for Africa and has the award of pure African Shea Butter

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Jergens relieves dryness, replenishes moisture, and improves skin‘s moisture barrier for beautiful, radiant skin. From my own experience this cream work as describe such as it absorbs quickly and leaves skin with a light, fresh scent and no greasy feel.

In case you would want to know why i swift to Nivea is not because it not good for my skin but because i find Nivea more ok with my skin as it doesn’t make me sweat at all while Jergens give me some little hit, You know Lagos life naa,  and for the aroma i prefer Nivea more. But when i become rich and have my own car when i will be on A.C i will swift back to Jergens Maybe oh not so sure.

3. Vaseline Cocoa Radiant

Vaseline Cocoa Radiant

This has been the natural cream we have know to be, This cream still work well, over this six months i have gave it a trail and it work well. The cream have a pure cocoa butter, moisturizes to help heal dry skin to reveal its natural glow and also has moisturizes to help heal dry and dull-looking skin

This cream is also very good, you can give it a trail and see the result.

4. Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Lotion

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Lotion

This is another good cream in Nigeria, a lot of people have been giving the testimony and it wow, you have to see the fragrant of this cream, though i haven’t used it personally but i have people using it and they have been talking about how cool it’s and again my research find that some people has been making it their favorite.

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I can’t tell much about it as i have not tested it but people i knew using it, their skin look cool. I don’t think i will be testing this soon as i’m contented with Nivea and bringing too many cream together just for experiment won’t be a nice idea and a safety part for me. You can get this in any super market or cosmetic shop any where in Nigeria.

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6. Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion

Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion

Do you have a constant dry skin? This could be the next option for you. Note that the others i mentioned above can also erase dry skin but Aveeno specialize on these area, in two week of using this cream you will notice a good difference in your skin. The cream also work amazing in softening skin and bringing a brought skin.

I have personally tried this and it does all i mentioned here. You can give this cream a try, it located in some top cosmetic shop in Nigeria.

7. Pears Baby Lotion

Pears Baby Lotion

This one of the most affordable body lotion ever in Nigeria. If you would remember i mentioned early that for some period of time i stop buying high end cream and just leave me skin natural. At that time the simple cream i fell to was pear baby lotion.

I really love myself at that time because i was as free as the bird as there was no form of sweat or even feeling hit. The good thing is that my skin started blending to a natural color that amaze people around me. If not for long throat i wouldn’t have left it, but when ever my cream finish i still fall back to it till i can replace. The truth is that i love pears baby lotion. This cream was made specially for babies to maintain their smooth loving skin and keep it remain soft.

This is one of the cream you can’t afford to miss in your home if you want to gain a lovely skin, Get this cream it amazing and you will thank me later.

8. Dove Pro-Age Body Cream Oil

Dove Pro-Age Body Cream Oil

Even my grandma knew Dove cream so you too must know this cream as well, The dove you knew has been modernized and it very nice for skin now.

Dove consist of superb combination of two powerful moisturizers—skin-nourishing oil and rich hydrating cream. I see this cream very cool in bringing my dead skin.

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These are the best body cream and lotion for dark complexion skin in Nigeria, If you know or sure of any other you can leave a comment below.



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  1. Efua

    I have tried most lotion for dark skin and haven’t found d one that really works for me. Pls what else should I try? Thanks. Efua

    1. cindylove

      you can try palmer’s cocobutter lotion or baby pears lotion(light blue container)

    2. Lizi Isaac

      Pls av tried many cream and av not seen anyone suitable with my skin

    3. Joy Obiagwu

      You can try Vaseline velvet musks lotion and rapid white even tone Soap.

  2. Nneka

    I have tried a whole lot too but I think my next target is Jergens shea butter. Just having issues with the soap to use with it.

  3. Success

    I need soap for dark completion

    1. Mike Isoghom

      i have tried all of the soap and their are not work what will i do

      1. Mike Isoghom

        i need body lotion or soap for pimples for my face because i have tried lots of soap but is not working out

    2. Renzo

      Use dudu osun soap u can try dudu osun soap

  4. itunu sarah

    Pls am light in completion dnt knw d creme to use. Am thinking of using jergins. Will it be good for me?

    1. vicky

      for light skinned body..jergins isn’t advisable cus it darkens d skin. I’ve tried it n it got me darker

      1. Am dark but my face is fairer advice me on what to do for my face to be darker

    2. imaonyani laity

      i need soap for black skin and cream for black skin that will make my body smooth all the time

  5. emmyl

    pls,its jergens ok for men?

    1. Arnold map

      Aveeno is the answers

  6. Grace

    Nice info but pls I want to start using jergens Shea butter and right now i use extract soap, pls I hope it’s OK with the cream. thanks

  7. zayn

    Vaseline cocoa radian would have been a 5* lotion had it not being for the dmdm hydantoin they added which in any form it comes, its considered as harmful…this chemical is added as a preservative but it actually is harmful and in the era of cancer one needs to be very careful

  8. Winner

    Is cocoa butter good 4 dark skin complexion.

    1. cindylove


  9. Gold

    Please which is better and do not bleach at all: nivea,jergens or pears

    1. I wld say u shoukd use pears. its sounds really absurd but u will thank me later

    2. cindylove

      you can go for nivea because when I was using baby pears people complained an getting fairer.

  10. Emily

    Pls i am dark in complexion, which cream should I go for, jergens, pears or Palmer’s, pls tell me, I don’t want to bleach o.

  11. esosa

    m not DAT dark in complexion but I need a cream to make me light chocolate pls which cream do u suggest,reply Asap…

  12. Water

    nice infor, I love Nivea but wanna try that jergen

  13. I am fair but dark now because I don’t cream. Pls which cream can I use to gain back my natural complexion

  14. comfort

    pls i dnt no my natural colour who can help which cream can i use to no my complexion

    1. Mimi

      Carrot extract

  15. Peter

    I’m chocolate in complexion but have not actually discovered the right cream for myself yet. Please i need help cos some bleaches and I’m avoiding that. I’m dark but people sometimes do describe me as being fair in complexion. Please i really need help.

  16. oluwaseun

    am black in complexion and I need a good cream that will make my skin glow

  17. oluwaseun

    I need a very good cream for a black person

  18. Dark Mode

    I have no experience in choosing skin lightening cream,, there are many different types. I live in Nigeria and want to buy Egyptian Milk online https://jiji.ng/252-egyptian-milk . Can you give me some advices and main things in buying and using Egyptian Milk, thanks!

  19. Nswi Rhina

    Does all the above mentioned body creams work only in Nigeria?.i guess it should be applicable in general without specificity as to the location of the person.. I need something that can boost up my chocolate glow. Waiting for your reply

  20. Nigerian weather is different from other countries, thats y.

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