Namibia, a country in southwest Africa, is distinguished by the Namib Desert along its Atlantic Ocean coast. The country is home to diverse wildlife, including black rhino, and a significant cheetah population. Namibia has a population of 2.6 million people and a stable multi-party parliamentary democracy. Agriculture, tourism and the mining industry – including mining for gem diamonds, uranium, gold, silver and base metals – form the basis of its economy, while the manufacturing sector is comparatively small.
Beautyologie is proud to offer fair trade beauty products from Namibia.
WITH JOJOBA OIL, MAFURA & KIGELIA A luxurious, rich body butter fragranced with exotic omumbiri. This non-greasy formulation rejuvenates, moisturises and softens skin. Essential fatty acids present in jojoba oil, mafura butter and coconut oil help restructure and revitalize the epidermis, nourishing the deep layers of the skin. Jojoba oil is also an excellent moisturizing ingredient, creating a perfectly non sticky ‘dry’ emollient layer, which provides a rich, velvety feel and prevents moisture loss while enhancing skin flexibility and suppleness. Active compounds in kigelia and mafura have the property to soothe inflamed, dry, irritated skin, relieving itchiness. The combination of active ingredients in kigelia – quinones, irridoids, coumarines and flavonoids – and in rooibos extract also reduces sun damage and sunspots. Suitable for all skin types.
The distinctive Terres d’Afrique fragrance is crafted from three unusual African resins, omumbiri, omutati and opoponax. The smell is reminiscent of the blome of the Kaokoveld – golden and honeyed, with a nutty, caramel toffee and base notes of earthy resins and warm amber.
WITH KIGELIA, BAOBAB & BUCHU Terres d’Afrique Uplifting Serum is a light gel with potent anti-aging properties. Easily absorbed, this serum will lift the skin, leaving it feeling firm and sooth. Kigelia extract has proven tightening and firming properties, reducing wrinkles and fine lines. Kigelia extract has proven tightening and firming properties, reducing wrinkles and fine lines. Combined with vitamin A, B and C from baobab extract, essential amino acids, polysaccharides and glycoproteins from aloe ferox, this Uplifting Serum gives the skin a firm and plump appearance. Vitamin C, flavonoids, polyphenols and the powerful Super-Oxide-Dismutase are potent anti-oxidants that act as freeradical scavengers, reducing damage caused by oxidation. Active compounds in kigelia (quinones, irridoids, coumarines and flavonoids), combined with rooibos leaf extract, Aloe ferox and buchu evens out skin tone and reduce sunspots. Buchu has antiseptic properties that prevent bacterial growth, reducing blemishes and blotches. It also regulates the natural secretion of sebum. Low molecular weight Hyaluronic acid prepares the skin for hydration, allowing active compounds from our hydrating products to penetrate deeper into the skin. Suitable for all skin types.
WITH MARULA, MANKETTI & BAOBAB A complex, fast absorbing formulation that hydrates, restructures and regenerates skin, while fighting free radicals and boosting skin elasticity. This light cream is perfect for summer and hot and humid climates. A blend of 5 omega-rich oils in combination with vitamins A and B from baobab pulp extract help hydrate, restructure and regenerate skin. High levels of linoleic acids penetrate deeply into the skin helping to maintain suppleness and deep hydration. Antioxidants such as Vitamin E, Vitamin C, flavonoids, polyphenols, maruline and the powerful Super-Oxide-Dismutase protect skin from damage caused by free radicals. Vitamin C, copper and zinc found in baobab, rooibos and Aloe ferox improve skin elasticity by stimulating collagen and elastin production by fibroblasts. Suitable for all skin types.
WITH SUGAR, ROOIBOS FLAKES AND MARULA OIL This exfoliating paste stimulates cell regeneration while removing impurities. Leaves skin feeling silky, refreshed and radiant. This oil-based exfoliator combines castor sugar and rooibos flakes to provide varying strengths of exfoliation from strong at first to very mild towards the end. Once the sugar has dissolved and only the rooibos flakes remain. It gently removes dead cells, exposing new, refreshed skin beneath. Omega rich marula oil softens, nourishes and helps restructure and regenerate skin cells. Gently removes dead cells, exposing new, refreshed skin beneath. Suitable for all skin types.
WITH MARULA, MANKETTI & KALAHARI MELON A light, dry, deep-acting face oil which nourishes and balances the skin. Easily absorbed, this oil is ideal for skin exposed to harsh elements. It restores dry, dull, tired skin to a soft silky feel and a radiant glow. A highly concentrated blend of omegas 3, 6 and 9 help to restructure and regenerate skin cells membranes. This facial oil formulated with deep penetrating linoleic acid from Kalahari melon and manketti helps maintain suppleness and deep hydration. Suitable for all skin types, particularly recommended for dry dull tired skin.