Shea Butter for Chapped Skin This Winter

Shea Butter for Chapped Skin This Winter

[POSTED ON: 9th January 2019]

Winter weather is bad! Winter skin doesn’t have to be. Shea butter won’t keep you warm, but it can help to keep your skin happy and healthy. Alright, for most of us it’s officially winter. It’s either snowing, extremely windy, or the air is dry and chilly or raining and… [read more]

Featured …from our hands… Bumblebee Soapworks

[POSTED ON: 7th January 2019]

This week’s 🤲🏾 …from our hands…🤲🏾 feature is Bumblebee Soapworks. You can find them on Instagram. The Bumblebee Soapworks mission is making natural affordable. Their handmade, natural soaps contain Shea Butter and are beautiful, aren’t they? 👇👇👇 If you create products using Shea Butter, we want to hear from you!… [read more]

MAKE 2019 YOUR YEAR OF PURPOSE

MAKE 2019 YOUR YEAR OF PURPOSE

[POSTED ON: 31st December 2018]

Make 2019 Your Year of Purpose

Let #Purpose drive #profit, #impact, #results and sustainable competitive advantage.  And make your business and work more fun and enjoyable; for you, for your customers and your team.

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IT IS MERRY CHRISTMAS

IT IS MERRY CHRISTMAS

[POSTED ON: 24th December 2018]

It is Christmas Time. Let’s Celebrate it   Merry Christmas from all of us at the Baraka Shea Butter family.  Happy Holidays too, but, to be honest, I believe in calling holidays by their name and enjoying the celebration with respect, tolerance and inclusion.  So, IT IS MERRY CHRISTMAS On… [read more]

Why Handmade Soap? Healthy, Amazing & More

Why Handmade Soap? Healthy, Amazing & More

[POSTED ON: 19th December 2018]

Handmade soap is Better, Better, Better, Better and Better! Works Better. Better for you. Better for the planet. Better for local economies because it supports artisans and small businesses. And, when it uses Baraka Shea Butter, every bar provides Better support to hard working women in northern Ghana. Believe it… [read more]

From Our Hands Feature: natura-optima

From Our Hands Feature: natura-optima

[POSTED ON: 17th December 2018]

This week’s 🤲🏾 …from our hands…🤲🏾 feature is natura-optima.ch. (Switzerland) From the founder Daniel Schifferle… “I could tell you a lot about me and my company that I founded in 2007 but I will… keep it short. I am very experienced in import and export of everything that is mobile…. [read more]

Monday Feature: Me and Mow Soap

Monday Feature: Me and Mow Soap

[POSTED ON: 10th December 2018]

This week’s 🤲🏾 …from our hands…🤲🏾 feature is Me & Mow Soap. Based on their small ethical farm in Australia, owner Ilaria and her 8 yr old daughter enjoy making these natural products including milk from their beloved pet goats and botanicals that they grow or source nearby. This beautiful… [read more]

Giving Back: Pragmatic Ideas for Impact

Giving Back: Pragmatic Ideas for Impact

[POSTED ON: 5th December 2018]

“How can I support my community and important causes? My business is small, and I can’t afford to constantly donate.”

Those of us in the handcrafted soap and cosmetics space and other small businesses struggle with this all the time. We believe that businesses of all types and sizes should contribute to the community good.

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Grainy Shea Ain’t Great: Let’s Fix Pronto!

Grainy Shea Ain’t Great: Let’s Fix Pronto!

[POSTED ON: 28th November 2018]

Grainy Sh*a Happens! Nobody likes it! But there is something we can do!

Why does grainy shea happen? It’s a cooling off thing – too slowly and it can crystalize. No big deal though. Simply remelt and recool (faster!)

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