Terres D'Afrique

Terres D’Afrique is a certified organic and fair trade brand that belongs to the Southern African Natural Products Trade Association. Ethically sourced rare African botanicals make up much of the brand’s elements.

Terres D’Afrique, which translates to “earth of Africa” is pure luxury unisex skincare with a special focus on both science and nature. Founder, Dr. Stephan Helary was born and raised in Madagascar, where he initially found his passion for agriculture, botany, conservation and ecology.

Terres D’Afrique focuses on ethical biotrade, benefitting the sharing with harvesters, respect for their intellectual property, and a commitment to preserving the biodiversity of ecosystems where we source ingredients. The brand is also passionate about protecting ecosystems by harvesting practices that honor and protect natural ecosystems to ensure a future for these indigenous plants and the communities that live among them.

Read more about the producers of Terres' D'Afrique products here.

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  • Omumbiri Body Butter
    $70.00

    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.   

  • 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.    

  • 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  

  • TDA Signature Fragrance
    $65.00

    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.  

  • Savannah Dew Body Oil
    $65.00

    This relaxing and grounding blend of Katrafay, Vetiver, Cardamom and Ravensara was inspired by the vast open grasslands of Africa. Step out into the endless African dawn. Feel the still-wet grass kiss your feet as the sun turns the dew into pearls of light. A hint of Vetiver and Cardamom invites you to relax into the fresh grassland and woody fragrance of a beautiful new day.   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.  

  • 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.  

  • Tropical Dusk Body Oil
    $65.00

    Come alive as the fire of the setting sun ignites the mystical fragrances of a tropical paradise. Let the lush scent of Ylang Ylang flowers flood your senses. Feel your energy rise with the moon and your spirit reach for the stars. This tropical blend of Madagascan Ylang Ylang, Tropical Basil and Bourbon Geranium is designed to uplift your mood and chase away negative thoughts. 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.  

  • 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.