Meet The Ingredients

Our formulation philosophy is to use the very best of what nature has to offer. To achieve our goal of using a minimal number of ingredients we choose nutrient dense plant oils and botanical powders to craft each product. Read below about each ingredient and what product you can find it in.

Fractionally distilled to isolate only the most beneficial strain of this organically grown aloe.

Found In: Glow Essence

Known to boast high levels of vitamin C as well as other antioxidants, beet root is purported to protect from signs of aging, such as wrinkles. Beetroot is also known to help the skin retain moisture, helping to sooth and eliminate dry, irritated skin. 

 

Found In: I’m Beet Clay Mask

Antioxidant-rich, raw, and deliciously intoxicating. Cocoa elevates the cleansing experience to being an absolute treat for the senses.

Found In: African Black Soap Cleanser

One of the elements in Glow and Love Cleanser that leaves skin dewy and plump, hydrated and satisfied.

Found In: Love Cleanser and Glow Essence

Encourages an all round fresher, younger, smoother looking complexion. The natural acids present in hibiscus help to purify your skin by breaking down dead skin and increasing cell turnover, they can even help to control acne breakouts.

Found In: African Black Soap Cleanser

Honeyquat helps to improve skin texture and surface smoothness. Other Benefits for include increased  moisture uptake ability – how much moisture our skin can handle – and leaves us feeling more moisturised and conditioned.

 

Found In: Glow Essence

Said to act as a natural anti-inflammatory, jojoba oil is actually a lipid plant wax. It is similar to our own skin’s sebum and is therefore easily absorbed. Excellent for use on inflamed and irritated skin, jojoba oil is perfect for use in balms where extra soothing is necessary. It acts as a gentle barrier against the elements, but is breathable and not heavy. 

Found In:  Fresh Face Intense Moisture Balm

Moroccan Red Clay also known as Rhassoul clay is known to nourish the skin, even out blotchy skin tone, and reduce acne. There are many clinical studies that have found this type of clay to be effective for increasing skin elasticity due to its high silica and magnesium content

 

Found In: I’m Beet Clay Mask

Touted as the leader in anti-aging, rosehip seed  truly delivers when it comes to damaged and aging skin. Considered dry in oil form, it penetrates deeply, delivering high levels of essential fatty acids and moisture without leaving a greasy residue. Rosehip seed helps to fade the appearance of scars, fine lines, and wrinkles, and is a powerful anti-inflammatory agent and antioxidant.

Found In:  Glow Essence, I’m Beet Clay Mask 

Safflower oil has high levels of linoleic acid, making it excellent for helping to balance the sebum levels in the skin. Due to its light, non-greasy consistency, safflower oil is absorbed quickly into the skin, making it an excellent moisturizing facial oil suitable for all skin types

 

Found In: Fresh Face Intense Moisture Balm 

Shea is native to certain parts of Africa, and is a women-run industry. It is a fat extracted from the nut of the shea tree, and is really a story about women being empowered, as millions of women in Africa work to bring us this precious ingredient. Healing to wounds and scars, and shown to minimize fine lines and wrinkles, it is gentle enough to treat diaper rash and sunburns, but powerful enough to be effective against eczema, and dermatitis.

Found In: Fresh Face Intense Moisture Balm 

White willow bark contains salicin which helps to alleviate acne and irritation and is suitable for most skin types. Its anti-inflammatory effects have also been shown to diminish wrinkles, reduce the appearance of pores, and even out skin tone while promoting increased firmness. Willow bark also contains tannins which helps to tighten pores, making them appear smaller and less obvious; this helps the skin retain a firm, youthful look. Tannins also help control excess oil, which may alleviate acne.

 

Found In: Glow Essence

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