I'm all for empowering women all over the globe. I buy some Coastal Scents products for myself, but I also make "Skin Care" packages as gifts for other as well. If I can help, and I'm getting/giving a great product - it's win, win, an win!
Extracted by hand in southern Ghana, Africa, this sumptuous 100% all-natural oil has a light, earthy scent of coconut. Raw Virgin Coconut Oil is extracted from freshly cut coconut (not copra) and is high in natural antioxidants, nonsaponifiable fats, Vitamin E, and contains no chemicals or preservatives. In addition, it is pure without being refined, bleached, or deodorized.
It may be used as a base for lotion, body butter, and lip balm formulas. Raw Virgin Coconut Oil may be used in soaps and leaves skin with a silky, smooth finish. When added to hair formulations, the Raw Virgin Coconut Oil has been known to help condition and increase hair manageability and shine while leaving a light, tropical scent.
Dating back for centuries, African Wild Honey is an age-old beauty secret harvested from the wooded savanna belt, the richest production area for the wild honeybee colonies of West Africa. The Natural African Wild Honey is 100% all natural, unpasteurized, unfiltered, and unheated; thus retaining all of its natural minerals, amino acids, vitamins, and making it an important skin care ingredient throughout history.
Produced by pressing the seed kernels of the neem tree, Neem Oil is known to be extremely beneficial and therapeutic. Neem Oil has been used for over two millennium for its impressive natural properties; it has been believed to be anti-fungal, antibacterial, antiviral, and has been associated with helping to soothe skin conditions. As it may be applied directly to the skin, Neem Oil has been known to help to relieve acne, psoriasis, eczema, dry skin, dandruff, skin ulcers, warts, and other skin conditions when applied either directly or into soaps, lotions, and creams.
Offering all of the beneficial properties of shea butter, shea oil is obtained by fractionating it to separate the olein (liquid) and the stearin (solid) parts. Shea oil is ideal for use in cosmetics due to its high content of unsaponifiables, UV absorbing properties, and essential fatty acid triglycerides. This oil may be used in formulations for liquid soaps, sun care products, hand and body lotions, first aid creams, bath oils, ointments, and its soothing properties are well known for having many other uses.
Shea with Cocoa Butter combines pure African Shea Butter and Cocoa Butter together in a rich blend, which can then be softened in the palm of your hand. Known to help in the protection and revitalization of the skin and hair, you can apply it generously to the entire body and the scalp. This ideal combination offers the best of both worlds and provides an indulgent, earthy aroma. Each jar comes with a plastic scoop for your convenience.
This Unrefined Shea Butter is 100% natural and is produced from the nuts of the Shea tree (Karite). The cream-colored butter offers an exceptionally light, smoky aroma and retains pure and unrefined properties. Super-rich in Vitamin A, E and F, creamy shea butter melts into the skin and wraps the body with a delightful softness and earthy-nutty scent. Our Unrefined Shea Butter contains no chemicals, preservatives, or additives. Slather away--and allow the soft butter of Mother Nature to comfort your body and hair with a luxurious finish.
FAIR TRADE PRODUCTS
Following the strict guidelines of Fair Trade, the manufacturer of our Liquid Black Soap pays higher prices for this product, which provides the women in the Northern Region of Ghana with interest-free loans, credit facilities, packaging training, labeling, and quality control. Therefore, a higher price for their quality processed Liquid Black Soap is justified.
When you purchase our Fair Trade Liquid Black Soap, you are enabling the Tamale and Wa women that process our product to live with dignity and invest in their families, communities, and the environment.
Coastal Scents, through Project Ghana, is very proud to produce these natural products and share in a special partnership to better the lives of the women and families of Ghana. When you shop our Project Ghana products, you can feel confident that you are contributing to the livelihood and betterment of the Ghanaian village women and their families.