Best Summer Foods for Healthy Skin

Best Summer Foods for Healthy Skin

  Its finally the season we have all been waiting for – Summer! Our days out in the sun can dry and dehydrate our skin. Here are some of our favorite summer foods, that will help keep skin glowing throughout the season. Fruits Fruits are high in vitamins and also help...
What is Shea Butter Made Out Of?

What is Shea Butter Made Out Of?

What exactly is Shea Butter made of? The Shea tree, with the botanical names of Butyrospermum Parkii or Vitellaria Paradoxa, produces a seed when processed becomes what is commonly known as Shea Butter, a creamy, solid oil with many health and beauty benefits. The...
How to Use Raw Shea Butter on Natural Hair

How to Use Raw Shea Butter on Natural Hair

Shea Butter is typically promoted as a skin care product because of the essential fatty acids and vitamins A, E and F that lend to help heal ailments like stretch marks and dry skin. But can you use Shea Butter on your hair? For centuries, traditional African...
Does Shea Body Butter Get Rid of Stretch Marks?

Does Shea Body Butter Get Rid of Stretch Marks?

Shea body butter is an effective way of treating stretch marks, but successful treatment is largely dependent on a few factors.  Also known as striae, stretch marks appear on the body when the middle layer of skin known as the dermis is stressed more than it can...
Natural Oils 101

Natural Oils 101

We regularly share the many benefits of using shea butter, but did you know shea nut oil, a byproduct of shea butter production, is just one of many natural oils that help moisturize and protect skin and hair? Every natural oil has its own effective nourishing and...