Robin Doyle

The Beautyologist and Site Founder

Lost Crops trailer from Kaibae

https://youtu.be/S_sYoR_UgmE Check out Kaibae’s trailer for Lost Crops, which follows the riveting story of how a botanist and a naturopath in Santa Barbara serendipitously got together to harvest Baobab trees in Africa to help people in the U.S. replenish their inner and outer microbiome and also support Baobab’s indigenous communities in Ghana. Kaibae Products

Shea Yeleen’s mission to empower the female shea producers of Ghana

Established in 2005, Shea Yeleen Internat­ional, Inc. is a social enterprise dedicated to empowering women in West Africa and the United States through the production, sale, and use of shea butter products. Shea Yeleen is a company that specializes in manufacturing high quality, organic, fair trade skin care products and utilizing a sales strategy that incorporates women’s micro enterprise […]

Meet Baobab producer Annah from Terres d’Afrique

Eco trade empowers many women and communities across South Africa. See the positive impact this has had on Baobab fruit harvester, Annah Mendela and her family. Terres D’Afrique uses pure Baobab oil in many of their products. Baobab fights free radicals, improves skin tone and elasticity, restores the lipid phase, and regenerates cell walls. The majestic […]

Meet Marula producer Khelina from Terres D’Afrique

https://youtu.be/j7OP7bhQKRM Turning Marula nuts into oil has changed the lives of many families in Africa. Khelina is a Marula harvester in Swaziland. Click to see her story. Indigenous to Southern Africa and traditionally used by Swazi and Ovambo people, Marula oil softens, moisturizes, firms, improves skin texture, restores the lipid barrier, regenerates and restructures cell walls, […]

The True Moringa Story

https://youtu.be/dJyJGbwJ7iM See how moringa seeds harvested on small farms in Africa are transformed into pure Moringa oil used in all True Moringa products. Story of True Moringa: January of 2013, Kwami Williams and Emily Cunningham found themselves working in rural Ghana by different paths. Emily was studying development economics at Harvard, frustrated by the disconnect […]

The Queen of Fair-Trade Skincare

Back in 2003 before “indie beauty” or “fair-trade” were the trendy terms they are now, Rahama Wright went to Africa with the Peace Corps where she was first introduced to the magical ingredient of Shea butter. When I started my beauty public relations company 15 years ago, I basically hit the lottery with one of […]

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