You don’t have to spend a fortune on gifts and pampering body-care treats. You can easily make this luscious and richly moisturising baobab body butter yourself. It smells heavenly and feels smooth and luxurious, absorbing quickly into the skin.
Here’s a gorgeous way to treasure and appreciate Mom – make this superbly moisturising Baobab Body Mousse as a gift for her this Mother’s Day using baobab oil which will nurture and nourish her skin.
When your skin becomes dry, the structure of your skin changes and becomes more vulnerable. Dermatologists call this vulnerability of dry skin an impaired barrier function. This means water escapes more easily, dehydrating your skin, and soaps and solvents are better able to penetrate your skin and remove your natural skin oils. Harsh winter weather […]
Great info-at-a-glance graphic by the awesome Design For Development team on how to use baobab oil.
Australian beauty product developer Cheryl Ross of CR Formulations has written a lovely blog piece about the benefits of Baobab oil and why she includes it in some of her gorgeous product lines: Read what she has to say!
Oh the misery of itchy, irritated, inflamed skin! A Baobab oil user tells us "I have suffered with Eczema since I was a baby. It often goes away and then reappears almost over night. I have "dry & wet Eczema" Dry being dry, flakey, white patches of skin that get itchy when the skin is irritated. […]
Jill from Sunnyside who does a lot of gardening, says: "I have nails that are so dry they often crack. I have been rubbing baobab oil directly onto my nails every morning and evening and they have stopped cracking and look healthier than ever!"
Strolling through a shopping mall in Centurion, Mohamed’s ankle got caught by a woman’s shopping trolley. He fell forward and hit his forehead against a ceramic tile. The skin split open and he had to be rushed to get stitches. ‘I got more stitches than I could count’, said Mohamed afterwards. Once the wound had […]
We love how the benefits of Baobab are spreading as we see more and more South African products using Baobab oil in their formulations. Africa Organics produce a range of Baobab products for hair: shampoo, conditioner and treatment oil. Lela Rabie of Shop Organic wrote this of her experience using the products: “The shampoo is light […]
Absolutely nothing goes to waste when we make our baobab oil and powder. We would potentially have three ‘waste’ products. The first is the shell of the fruit, which is cracked open to remove the power and seed in the primary stage of processing. The second is the seed coat, this is the very hard […]