Active Support Groups
Through our initiatives and programs inspire and establish active patient support groups where we connect physically and technologically for self renewal, individual support, social inclusion, and deep community connection.
Outer Shell is driven by the recognition that Human Rights and Social Inclusion are fundamental to health. WHO defines health as “a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.”
Share Your Story
As we work, our main goal is to understand the problem space from the point of view of the patients and the affected. Stories we share opens up the psycho-social challenges and help inspire new thinking and possibilities.
Social Creative Lab
Our creative lab is where ideas, scripts, creative concepts, tools, innovation workshop are shaped and developed for our innovative, creative and enterprising productions.
Outer Shell Africa – OUTER SHELL is an independent, patient-centered dynamic social change lab. A social enterprise where creative minds meet to address systemic challenges and psycho-social needs of people with Skin conditions and Appearance related concernss.
Outer Shell is on the quest for inventive sustainable models that are patient-centered and moves from the focus ‘skin care’, ‘cosmetic’ and ‘beauty’ to a broader focus on “Social Wellness.”
Extensive Awareness and Enlightenment
Appearance Related Concerns
Self-love & Self-acceptance
Patient centered model
Broader Focus on Social Wellness & Social Inclusion
Dr. Andrew Thompson
Skin and Appearance Social Lab
We wish to work with you! We are building our team, and looking for creative young minds enthusiastic about what we do.
My Shell Journal
On the 11th of February 2017, we had our first unofficial meetup… When four beautiful ladies (one of us joined online) with different skin conditions meet to share, to heal, to impact positively and to make that big positive difference 💚💚💚. It was such an inspiring and revealing evening for me, I thought I had[…]
Funmilayo, the Lonely girl I walked in and there she was playing by herself, I called her and she just greeted and continued playing while Yaqub got me introduced to her and all others in their office. I could not stop at anything, but to get her attention. She looked at me and smiled[…]