What is in this article?:
- 5 beauty ingredients from Africa
- Try these product picks
These globally sourced personal care ingredients deliver time-tested benefits.
Try these product picks
Africa Organics Mongongo Shampoo. This Eco-Cert organic-certified line of hair and body products features wild-harvested African ingredients including kalahari, mongongo, and baobab. Here, mongongo helps protect color-treated hair.
Alaffia Baobab & Shea Butter Skin Renewal Face Cream. Fair for Life certified, this antiaging skin cream taps several parts of baobab: the leaf for its skin-tightening and toning properties and the seed oil for deep moisturizing.
Shea Radiance Baobab Tree of Life Oil. In addition to baobab and shea, this ultranourishing oil incorporates marula to protect both skin and hair.