Hydrate, Moisturize, Protect, Repeat Summer marks the time for outdoor living, long weekends at the beach, walks in the park and lots of exposure to the summer sun. Prolonged exposure to UV rays of the sun can leave skin damaged and depleted during the course of the summer months. Sun exposure can increase skin problems including dryness, flaking, sun burn, hyper pigmentation and premature aging. … Continue reading Beauty tips for glowing skin all summer long
As a mother of two boys, I am grateful that I am raising them in one of the most affluent nations in the world, a privilege I do not take for granted. This privilege has also made me acutely aware of the plight of mothers in less affluent parts of the world and the fact that they want the same things for their children that … Continue reading The Unintended Consequences of Motherhood. A Mother’s Day Story
I am excited to announce our retail partnership with MOM’s organic market. Our premium Shea Butter Tubs are now carried in MOM’s chain of organic stores in Maryland, DC, VA, NJ and PA. This is significant because this is an account I pursued for over a year. Mom’s Organic is an unconventional natural and organic grocery store, started by Scott Nash out of his mother’s … Continue reading Celebrating New Partnerships -Shea Radiance and MOM’s Organic Market
It’s amazing the things we do when we are in love. A man will walk through fire for the object of his affection; a mother will lift a truck to rescue her child from danger; a soldier will take a bullet for his or her comrades. Crazy illogical love, driven by strong emotion makes us go beyond our natural abilities to meet the needs of … Continue reading The Things we do for Love – A Social Entrepreneurs Story
My work with Shea Radiance gives me the opportunity to solve beauty problems while economically enhancing the lives of the women in our supply chain. In West Africa, Shea butter is called Women’s Gold, because the proceeds from the sale of Shea butter help women feed, clothe and educate their children. We source Shea butter, our key ingredient, directly from women run cooperatives. As a … Continue reading Going Beyond Fair Trade
2016 was a watershed year for us at Shea Radiance. We gained more clarity about who we are and why we exist. All our activities and struggles over the past years make sense as we move into the new year. Shea Radiance exists for one very simple reason: To influence the way women care for themselves, and for each other. During the past nine years … Continue reading When Clarity of Purpose Emerges from Struggle
Read the 4 reasons why you need Seaweed in your skincare! Continue reading A Must For Skin!
Hydrate by drinking lot’s of water and look for products that can hydrate your skin too! Shea Radiance’s Antioxidant Cream, is filled with marine extracts that will give your skin much needed moisture. Continue reading Summer Ready Skin All Season Long
We love receiving testimonials from SR Beauties about their experience with Shea Radiance! Here’s one review from Jebbeh Marie on her 14 day journey towards brighter skin… Continue reading Bright Skin Is In
Here are the 3 Things Dad really wants for Father’s Day ($25 Gift Card Inside!). Continue reading 3 Unconventional Gift Ideas For Dad!