The current market has been flooded with multiple foreign beauty products which mostly do not favor the African woman. Kenya-made beauty products have seen more use of economic and readily available natural resources to make the skin, hair and beauty products that we love.
Here are some of the companies that satiate our diverse needs.
Started by Michelle Ntalami and partner Niyati Patel. The likes of jojoba oil, Creamy& Dreamy co-wash, shea butter, super detangler are just but a sample of the wide range products they got. Worry no more natural hair, they got you covered!
Parvis Swan and Diana Swan are the two sisters who decided to cook up various ideas, flavored with natural solutions, then served us with Akusi Organics. Their products are paraben-free and eczema friendly, basically eco-friendly. They include:- Conditioner bars, essential oils, humidifiers, shampoo bars, beard care essentials, just a sneak peek into the world of skin care.
This company name was coined by Sharon Njavika who too had her side of the story that prompted her founding. Are you a fun of oils, organic soaps, body scrubs, amazingly scented candles, body shea this is the place to shop.
Founded by Lucy Kingori following an interesting life experience. The range of products includes body butter, shampoo bars, hair oils and clay masks. A one stop shop for your skin and hair needs.
Founded by Mkamboi Mwakale, Saru organics has seen to the production of Baobab oil, jojoba oil, revitalizing clay and cleansing shampoo. They are all about that glowy, clear skin and healthy hair.
Founded by Mumbi King after a long personal struggle with skin acne. The products blend Kenyan as well as the larger African-sourced ingredients. They include Yangu oil for dry skin, Marula oil for acne-prone skin and Manketti seed oil for all skin types.
Mandevu Beard Care
Did you know that the Mandevu brand was founded by Njoki Njoroge? That’s right, a woman with her own share of experience. Starting with the starter pack, the grooming set and even to the entire beard care kit, what more can a man want? Plus they come in simple, portable sizes.
Founded by Dr. Gasheri Thuku a dentist by profession who is equally passionate about hair and skin care . Products like the Rose hip oil(a natural Botox), curl crème, carrot oil, hemp seed oil, shampoo bar, just mentioning a few, await your purchase.
Founded by Terryanne Chebet, the sensational news reporter who also is CEO and founder of Africa’s Leading Ladies. The product chain involves Mama’s Bump & Baby Bath and Body oil, Pure Moroccan Argan Oil, Keyara hair care package.
Existence of these natural products makes the journey of self-care, confidence and self love a lot simpler and enjoyable.
Time to effortlessly rock the natural look .