Ingredients

All Natural Ingredients

AfroShe® products are handmade with ALL natural and organic (Fair Trade Certification) ingredients with NO chemicals. All the ingredients have been carefully and thoughtfully selected for their healing and nourishing properties for skin and hair care. AfroShe® products have been carefully formulated with appropriate proportions of each ingredient to create hair and skin care products that rejuvenate, heal and aid hair growth. All the ingredients are printed on each product item.
Disclaimer: ‘All ingredients are natural with no chemicals but please check ingredients for allergies and discontinue use if irritation occurs’
 

Almond Oil (organic): Is the name of the edible and widely cultivated seed of the almond tree. Excellent for skin, hair and nails. Softens and re-conditions the skin. Helps improves skin complexions. Vitamins A, D and E. Soothes dry, itchy and inflamed skin. Nourishes hair.

 

Aloe Vera Leaf Gel/Aloe Extract/ Aloe Vera Juice: A gelatinous substance obtained from a kind of aloe. Excellent for skin care – eczema, psoriasis, soothes dry and cracked skin.

Avocado Oil: Cold pressed organic oil rich in vitamin A, B1, B2, D & E. It helps to soften and protect the quality of hair. This is also a baby friendly oil!

Castor Oil (Cold pressed Ricinus Communis):  A vegetable oil obtained by pressing the seeds of the castor oil plant. Excellent for hair growth and skin care

 

Cetyl Stearyl Alcohol: A mixture of naturally derived vegetable source (Coconut and Palm Oils) fatty alcohols. It is made by heating coconut and palm oil and does not behave like ‘real alcohol’.

Coconut (Organic) Butter/Oil: An edible oil extracted from the kernel or meat of matured coconuts harvested from the coconut palm. Excellent for skincare. Moisturises and stimulate hair growth. A wow factor in hair care products because it is loaded with protein, and easily penetrates inside the hair shaft by retaining moisture in order to prevent hair breakage. It also has cooling properties that cools and soothes scalp as well as conditions hair, gets rid of dandruff, nourishes dry hair and minimizes split ends.

Conditioning Emulsifier: Derived from the natural canola plant.

 

Emulsifying Wax: A stabilizer and a natural wax for texture.

Gelatin (organic): A good source of collagen. Collagen is a type of protein that supports your hair follicles and encourages stronger and healthier hair growth. Gelatin also improves gut health.

Glycerine: A simple polyol compound. It is colourless, ordourless, viscous liquid. Excellent for skin and hair because it attracts and locks in moisture which is why it is considered a humectant. It moisturises, heals, soothes and protects.

Hydrolyzed Oats: Naturally derived ingredient that helps to soften and smooth the hair shaft so it can retain significantly more moisture regardless of the humidity, reducing hair breakage and enhancing hair lustre. 

Jojoba Seed Oil: Known as the oil (wax) that mostly closely resembles human skin oil (sebum). Excellent for skin and hair care.

Lamesoft: Is an ultra mild plant-derived thickener. It helps the hair to retain moisture. This is also baby friendly. 

Lanolin: A wool wax or wool grease which is a yellow waxy substance secreted by the sebaceous glands of wool-bearing animals. Excellent for skin care.

Lavender: A calming, sweetly aromatic and refreshing herb that grows in many temperate weather gardens. Used as a fragrance

Liquid Germall Plus: A broad spectrum antimicrobial preservative

Olive Oil (Extra virgin): A fat obtained from the olive tree crop. Excellent for hair and skin care.

Optiphen Plus: A globally approved, Paraben Free, Formaldehyde Free broad sprectrum preservative. 

Planta-Cleanse: Made from coconut and palm oils, starches and sugars. Planta-Cleanse is derived from natural, renewable raw materials and is biodegradable. This makes it the best choice for babies and those with sensitive skin. It also aids in hair softness and improves dry combing.

Polyquat: A versatile and safe ingredient for hair and skin care products. In hair care it allows for easier combing, shine and softness and promotes beautiful soft skin in skin care products.

Purified Water: is primarily used as a solvent. Purified water is used in the the formulation of virtually every type of cosmetic and personal care product because they contain no minerals that might contaminate product.

 

Sandalwood Oil: An aromatic oil made from sandalwood, used for its scent. Excellent for skin and hair care treatment.

Shea Nut Butter (Butyrospermum parkii): This is 100% organic unrefined Shea butter. This product is traditionally processed and hand-crafted by local women of Ghana, West Africa, and is done manually without the use of any solvents or preservatives. AfroShe’s supplier has a fully traceable system in place and is in the process of Fair Trade certification. The product has already achieved organic status since 2006 – as certified by the U.S. National Organic Program. Found only in the tropics of Africa, Shea butter comes from the nuts of the Shea-Karite “tree of life” tree. The product in its organic form is naturally rich in vitamins A, E and F. These vitamins help to keep the skin balanced and looking healthy. Shea butter is great for soothing and hydrating dry and sun exposed skin. Shea butter is used for a range of skin conditions and problems. Many use it as an alternative to traditional eczema and dry skin creams. Shea butter helps to increase skin elasticity and so can be rubbed onto stretch marks and blemishes directly.

 
Sweet Orange Oil: Is obtanied by pressing the peel of the fruit from the orange tree, which has a sweet pulp with no bitter membrane. It is a sunny and radiant oil, used for stimulating, refreshing and rejuvenating the skin/hair. Sweet orange oil also aids in bringing happiness and warmth to the mind, helps people to relax and helps children to sleep at night.  It assists the lymphatic system, helping to detoxify a congested skin. Helps with dermatitis, as well as acne and soothing a dry irritated skin.
Vitamin E Oil (Tocopheryl Acetate): A vitamin that is excellent for hair (promotes healthy hair), skin and nails.

Xanthan Gum: A natural thickener.

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