South Africa, the southernmost country on the African continent, is renowned for its varied topography, unparalleled natural beauty, and cultural diversity, positioning it as a favored destination for travelers. Today South Africa enjoys a relatively stable mixed economy that draws on its fertile agricultural lands, abundant mineral resources, tourist attractions, and highly evolved intellectual capital.

We are pleased to offer fair trade beauty products from South Africa.

  • Virgin Marula Oil
    $42.00

    With quick absorption and with no “oily” or “greasy” residue, marula oil balances the natural oil production of your skin. How It Works -This luxuriously light and moisturizing oil improves the texture and elasticity of your skin. With quick absorption and with no “oily” or “greasy” residue, marula oil balances the natural oil production of your skin. The marula tree has survived drought because it is able to produce an incredible barrier to the elements. In such a way, the oil helps protect your skin from damage from free radicals. How It Helps The World - This Fair Trade marula oil is wild harvested as it has been for thousands of years in Africa. Your purchase of this Fair Trade product assures fair pay and safe working conditions for the women in the coop where aYR Skin Care buys it. They are able to send their children to school, including females that would never go otherwise. Proceeds also help the village and support women who are injured or too old to work. Families learn the value of education, and in passing it on to the next generation.  

  • Couple Ritual
    $218.40

    Energize your souls with a sensual, mindful, relaxing bath ritual. Experience the grounding, warming scents of wild African botanicals with this luxurious Terres d'Afrique gift bundle. Includes: TDA Signature Fragrance Myrrh Body Scrub Gentle Face Scrub Deep Cleansing Mask Afrique Aroma Body Oil: Tropical Dusk  

  • Home Spa Ritual
    $149.00

    A home spa ritual to balance the skin and nourish the senses. Restoring equilibrium via the healing power of nature, and a gathering of all the senses involved. Includes: TDA Signature Fragrance Myrrh Body Scrub Omumbiri Body Butter  

  • Moroccan Garden Body Oil
    $65.00

    Inspired by Morocco, this blend of Cedar Wood from the Atlas Mountains, Moroccan Cypress, Peppermint and Wild African Sage has invigorating properties. Follow the singing of the cicadas as the sun bakes away every shadow. Let the cool splashing of a fountain invite you into a hidden herb garden where the scent of Peppermint mingles with Cedar and Cypress. Suitable for all skin types. Terres d’Afrique has created five aromatic blends inspired by distinctive African biomes and evoking their characteristic scents. Our aromatherapy blends are made of pure African essential oils. Our carrier oil blend is made of marula, kalahari melon and manketti oils. Three African oils rich in essential fatty acids (omegas 3, 6 and 9), which help restructure and regenerate the deeper layers of the skin and restore its natural lipid barrier, leaving your skin feels supple and soft to the touch.  

  • Fynbos Crush Body Oil
    $65.00

    Lose yourself in the stillness of a Cape mountainside draped in morning mist. Listen to the fynbos crunch under your feet. Feel the peppery resinous fragrance rise and whisper its cleansing message through your body and mind. A new journey begins. Using South Africa’s most famous indigenous health tonic Buchu, combined with Madagascan Black and Pink Peppers, this blend will activate circulation and detoxify your body. Terres d’Afrique has created five aromatic blends inspired by distinctive African biomes and evoking their characteristic scents. Our aromatherapy blends are made of pure African essential oils. Our carrier oil blend is made of marula, kalahari melon and manketti oils. Three African oils rich in essential fatty acids (omegas 3, 6 and 9), which help restructure and regenerate the deeper layers of the skin and restore its natural lipid barrier, leaving your skin feels supple and soft to the touch. Suitable for all skin types. Using South Africa’s most famous indigenous health tonic; Buchu, combined with Madagascan Black and Pink Peppers, this blend will activate circulation and detoxify your body.  

  • Island Greens Body Oil
    $65.00

    Feel a breath of the sea whisper over the lands as it bends and frolics through the lemongrass. Follow it as it plays hide and seek through the citrus orchards. This energizing blend of Citronella and Zanampoly combined with hints of Ginger and Lime will boost your energy level. Suitable for all skin types. Terres d’Afrique has created five aromatic blends inspired by distinctive African biomes and evoking their characteristic scents. Our aromatherapy blends are made of pure African essential oils. Our carrier oil blend is made of marula, kalahari melon and manketti oils. Three African oils rich in essential fatty acids (omegas 3, 6 and 9), which help restructure and regenerate the deeper layers of the skin and restore its natural lipid barrier, leaving your skin feels supple and soft to the touch.  

  • Myrrh Body Scrub
    $67.00

    WITH COCONUT SHELL, ROOIBOS LEAVES & BAOBAB OIL Sugar, coconut shell and Rooibos flakes have been blended in a specific ratio for optimum exfoliation. Scented with natural sweet myrrh, this scrub sloughs away dead cells leaving the skin soft and refreshed. The three ingredients have been combined to provide varying strengths of exfoliation. Strong at first, to very gentle towards the end once the sugar has dissolved, then only the Rooibos flakes and coconut shell remain. Powerful emollient properties of the baobab oil moisturize, soften and heal the skin. High concentrations of palmitic, oleic and linoleic acids (essential fatty acids) help maintain the integrity of the skin cell membrane. Suitable for all skin types.  

  • Organic Coconut Oil
    $45.00

    WITH 100% PURE VIRGIN COCONUT OIL Terres D'Afrique's deep-conditioning coconut oil is solid at room temperature but melts on contact with body heat. It’s easily absorbed into the skin, leaving it soft and smooth, with a slight natural sheen. Because it contains an abundance of medium chain triglycerides (natural fats), our organic coconut massage oil acts as both a deep penetrating moisturizer, as well as a protective barrier against environmental and free radical damage. This high quality coconut oil with a hint of its natural sweet coconut fragrance is ready to melt into your skin. It is rich in powerful antioxidants such as vitamin E, and naturally occurring antimicrobial and antibacterial acids (lauric, caprylic and capric acids) infusing the skin with anti-aging molecules. Suitable for all skin types.  

  • Uplifting Serum
    $120.00

    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.    

  • Light Facial Cream
    $86.00

    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.    

  • Gentle Face Scrub
    $60.00

    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.    

  • Facial Glow
    $120.00

    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.