When I was doing research for wellness influencers to follow not one single Black wellness influencer popped up. It’s 2023, that’s a problem and we’re here to fix it! We want you to live a healthy life in this new year, mentally, physically, and spiritually and we believe these Black wellness influencers can help you achieve that lifestyle.
We gathered some of our favorite fitness gurus, chefs, life coaches, and more to help you become your best self!
1. Tabitha Brown
Auntie Tabitha Brown is going to give it to you real and raw with your best interest at heart! She is a wellness influencer who provides easy vegan recipes, pep talks, and fashion as well as laughs for every moment in your life. Also, her smile alone will brighten your day and warm your heart. She allows you into her life and holds nothing back, which makes her relatable and authentic in so many ways. You can give her a follow on Instagram, Tiktok, and Youtube.
2. Raven Ross
The world fell in love with Raven when she hit our screens as a member of Love Is Blind season 3. Not only will she help you become a pilates pro, she’ll also provide skincare tips to keep your skin glowing gracefully. You can also check out her Amazon storefront to stay on top of all the latest products to help improve your pilates practice and better your health and fitness journey.
Candice is known for her killer dance moves and beauty skills but she’s also an advocate for PCOS. PCOS stands for polycystic ovary syndrome which is a hormonal disorder that causes enlarged ovaries with small cysts on the outer edges. Symptoms include menstrual irregularity, excess hair growth, and acne, as well as obesity.
Since being diagnosed with PCOS she’s managed to cope with symptoms and helps others on the road to reversing PCOS for good!
4. Amber Gardenhire
Amber Gardenhire goes by @iamsteelefit on Instagram and one look at her profile will make you want to run to the gym ASAP! She proves that working out and having a fit body is not only sexy but very much achievable. She’s a personal trainer out of Atlanta. She also has a mailing list you can subscribe to, to keep you informed and keep you accountable.
Her workouts are fun, energetic, and proven to work.
5. Denzell Jones
Mr. Jones is the CEO of Finao Fit Training and a well known wellness influencer. His gym is known to get you in shape while providing a great fitness community to hold you accountable. Finao Fit gym is high energy and gives people the option to plan and schedule classes straight from their mobile device.
From this mobile app you can view class schedules, sign-up for classes, view ongoing promotions, as well as view the studio’s location and contact information.
6. Samantha Denae
Samantha Denae is a holistic practitioner, womb whisperer, and proud endometriosis advocate. Endometriosis is a disorder in which tissue that normally lines the uterus grows outside the uterus. Due to the tissue moving, it can be found on the ovaries, fallopian tubes, intestines, chest cavity, bowel, and several other parts of the body. The most common symptoms are pain, menstrual irregularities, infertility, and depression.
Samantha will help you find holistic ways to help prioritize your vaginal and uterine health. She sells amazing and trustworthy products to keep your lady parts feeling – and even looking – her best.
7. Will Edmond
Will Edmond is a vegan chef with recipes sure to make you want to convert to veganism. This wellness influencer is not only here to help you cook better but also to help you travel better. Outside of chefing it up in the kitchen, he’s also a travel host, helping you see the world from his unique view.
He has a vegan cookbook inspired by his hometown in East Texas. The book is packed with the best dishes you’ve ever tried.
8. Trish White
Calling all moms! Trish White is a stay-at-home mom helping Black & brown moms live a soft life. The content she shares is not only informal, but also it is relatable, honest, and transparent. She gives moms tips, on everything from skincare, tablet apps for kids, outfits, and more. Her spirit radiates through the screen and she makes you fall in love with her genuine personality one post and video at a time.