Women's Business Development Council

6th Aug 2019

More than eight years after launching Komfort Zone, Yvonne Oxley has expanded her merchandise line to include 30 different varieties of natural soap along with lotions, beard oils, sugar scrubs and bo … read more

Check out our feature on MadameNoire!

Posted by Charlotte Young on 6th Aug 2019

One whiff of the cocoa emanating from Yvonne Oxley’s “Noir” chocolate bar or a glance at the pink and cream of her “Grace” bar, and you’d think her creations are good enough to eat. But she wouldn’t r … read more

Check out our feature on Brown Skin Women!

6th Aug 2019

Komfort Zone was founded eight years ago in Bridgeport, Connecticut, while the creator was enduring her “going natural” hair journey, she began to look at the ingredients in the soaps, shampoos and lo … read more

The Lower Ninth Ward Grocery Store

15th Mar 2017

Last month while watching the All-Star game, the NBA did a story on a couple in the Lower Ninth Ward in New Orleans who spent their life saving in an effort to open the only grocery store in the commu … read more