Frequently asked questions

WHAT IS THE SHEA BUTTER DIFFERENCE?


The yellow and ivory shea butter come from the same shea nuts but are processed differently. For the yellow shea butter, a root from the borututu tree is added in the milling process, and gives it that tumeric yellow color. The borututu root is said to be good for kidney health.




LIQUID vs SOLID BLACK SOAP?


The quality of the liquid as well as the solid black soap are excellent! It is a personal choice regarding which form of the black soap you prefer.




WHAT CARRIER DO YOU USE TO SHIP OUT PRODUCTS?


We partner with USPS to ship our products. We ship to military addresses via United States Postal Service.




WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF SHEA BUTTER?


Shea Butter nourishes the skin with Vitamins A, E, F and K. Vitamin A provides healthy collagen and Vitamin E helps to maintain the skin and keep it clear, healthy, and is particularly helpful for sun damaged skin. It prevents and reduces wrinkles and facial lines and helps restore skin elasticity by moisturizing the skin, promoting cell renewal, and increasing circulation. Vitamin F acts as a skin protector and rejuvenator and it soothes rough, dry or chapped skin. OTHER USES & BENEFITS OF SHEA BUTTER Daily Skin Moisturizer (face and body)
Dry Skin Relief
Dry Scalp
Hair Moisturizer
Skin Rash (including diaper rash)
Blemishes and Wrinkles
Itching Skin Due to Dryness
Sunburn Preventing Bumps After Shaving
Shaving Cream to Reduce Razor Irritation Moisturizing Beards
Small Skin Wounds
Skin Cracks
Soften Tough Skin on Feet (especially heels)
Stretch mark prevention during pregnancy
Minor Burns
Eczema
Sun and Wind Protection
Evens Skin Tone
Reduce Blemishes and Scarring
Eliminating Scalp Irritation from Dryness
Reducing Acne (especially in combination with African Black Soap)
Absorbs Quickly Without Leaving a Greasy Residue
Helps Restore Elasticity to Skin
Helps to Prevent Stretch Marks
Great for Body Massage as Well!!! *Please note that the shade of our natural products might differ from time to time but does not affect the quality of the products*




WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF BLACK SOAP?


Raw African black soap has several benefits. First, it is safe for all skin types – oily skin, normal skin, and even the type considered to be sensitive skin.
Prevention of acne. The soap is also helpful in relieving and preventing acne. It works well on wrinkles, premature facial lines and it is also very effective in removing makeup and works. The skin works well in the prevention of acne because it effectively cleanses deep pores, therefore, getting rid of toxins that cause acne.
It helps in removing wrinkles and the soap protects against aging. In addition, the soap has antioxidants that protect the skin against various forms of damages that can cause facial lines or premature skin aging. Facilitates skin-toning. Black soap also tones and makes the skin firm thus making it more supple. Black soap helps in the reduction or irritations to the skin and reduces inflammation.




ARE YOUR PRODUCTS TESTED ON ANIMALS?


We do not test on animals or have animal bi-products as ingredients in our products.




DO YOU SHIP INTERNATIONALLY?


We ship to Canada. Contact us for any other shipping availability and shipping rates. The customer will be responsible for shipping, duties and taxes when applicable.




SHIPPING & HANDLING


Most items take 1-2 days for handling and will be shipped via USPS or USPS International to Canada. Shipping timeframes can vary depending on what you order. Please review the shipping details on items before you enter your order. Please contact us if you require expedited shipping prior to placing your order. Damaged items during shipment: We will not be responsible for items damaged during shipment. We ship most of our items via USPS Priority with insurance included. Please go to USPS.com to enter a claim via their website.




SHEA BUTTER SHELF LIFE


Shea butter shelf life can last up to 12-18 months. Shelf-life is largely dependent on the conditions it's been kept in.




BLACK SOAP SHELF LIFE


Normal shelf life is 18-24 months.