Shea Butter Smells (and colours)

Shea Butter Smells (and colours)

[POSTED ON: 11th March 2019]

Unrefined shea butter has natural colors and smells.  Learn more.  And beware any that promise consistent yellow color! There are two main causes of odor in shea butter.  The first is the smoky smell that some shea butter has.  In general, that means it is very fresh as the smoke… [read more]

Featured … from our hands to yours … Terrah Essentials

Featured … from our hands to yours … Terrah Essentials

[POSTED ON: 11th March 2019]

This week’s 🤲🏾 …from our hands…🤲🏾 feature is Terrah Essentials. From Bhie, the owner and founder…”My major influence growing up was my mother, she was a lover of beautiful things and the sole person who taught me about entrepreneurship. Growing up in a third world country, you learn to do… [read more]

Packaging that works

Packaging that works

[POSTED ON: 6th March 2019]

Packaging has to work:  Looking good, informative, functional and helps sales. Don’t forget the environment!  Critical keys to packaging success. These are things to consider when creating packaging for your skincare products. You want the packaging to be appealing and informative. That beautiful container or bright label is the first… [read more]

…from our hands to yours… Love Your Suds

…from our hands to yours… Love Your Suds

[POSTED ON: 4th March 2019]

Love Your Suds was featured in one of our very first …from our hands to yours… features. That was a LONG time ago, so we wanted to be sure to feature them again. Their artisan creations are so beautiful, aren’t they? At Love Your Suds, their soaps are handmade in… [read more]

Sonia’s Self-Care Rituals for 2019

Sonia’s Self-Care Rituals for 2019

[POSTED ON: 27th February 2019]

Self-care is such a hot topic in 2019, and so important for our well-being. Whether it is physically, mentally, or spiritually, self-care is an important part of being the best you. Taking time out of your day or your week for yourself and putting the needs of YOU before anyone… [read more]

From Shea Trees to Baraka Shea Butter

From Shea Trees to Baraka Shea Butter

[POSTED ON: 20th February 2019]

From Shea Trees to Baraka Shea Butter. Shea Trees to Shea Fruit to Shea Nuts to crushing, roasting, grinding, whipping, finishing, packaging and on to you.  A process that creates an amazing product, and impacts lives, families and communities along the way.  Learn more – and watch the video!

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More for All | Less for None:

More for All | Less for None:

[POSTED ON: 11th February 2019]

The Baraka Way More for all, less for none. You can have your cake, and eat it too. The Baraka value chain creates more value for the hard-working women who make Baraka Shea Butter and uses that to create more value for the amazing crafters who turn it into products… [read more]

Valentines Day DIY Skincare

Valentines Day DIY Skincare

[POSTED ON: 6th February 2019]

Love is for life and so is your skin. Try these DIY Shea Butter gifts for your Valentine this year. Easy to make, great for their skin, and great for the hard-working women who make Baraka Shea Butter.

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