Why we love it?
Shea Terra Organics Kigelia Filming Gel is different to others kigelia gels because it is packed with other potent ingredients, including; Kigelia Africana, organic rosehip oil, hibiscus seed oil and marula oil!
Kigelia Africana has traditionally being used as an active skin tightening and breast-firming agent, as it has an active ingredient known for its remarkable ability to add suppleness and elasticity to the skin and to aid the healing of very dry, and problem skin conditions.
Kigelia Firming Gel makes a great daily moisturizer for dry, aging skin, and severe problem skin types. Helps firm and hydrate skin.
For all skin types
Leaves skin hydrated, smooth and silky
TEXTURE: liquid like gel that absorbs easily into the skin
99.7% Natural. 80% Organic Ingredients.
Benefits & Key Ingredients:
The Kigelia fruit contains potent skin firming properties including kigelione and powerful plant sterols, for this reason, it has been used by the women of Southern Africa to firm skin and breast. More recently Kigelia fruit has been used as an active ingredient of firming and anti-aging formulations by Korean cosmetic brands and natural skincare brands.
Kigelia Africana, also known as the ‘Sausage Tree’, because of its large, sausage shaped fruits, has also been used in helping dry, irritated and problem skin conditions. The tree is said to contain various pharmaceutically active compounds providing potent anti-oxidant, antifungal, antibacterial, and anti-inflammatory activity. A significant body of scientific literature supports the validity of he validity of many of the traditional uses of Kigelia.
How to use:
Massage small amounts of Shea Terra Organics Kigelia Firming Gel onto freshly washed skin. Repeat 1-2 times daily.
USDA certified organic aloe vera juice (aloe barbadensis), BCS OKO certified organic rose hips oil, kigelia Africana fruit (kigelia Africana), hibiscus seed oil (hibiscus sabdariffa), marula oil (sclerocarya birrea), naturally derived preservative (glucono delta-lactone), sclerotium gum, sodium benzoate
About the brand:
Angelina Jolie is a fan of these ‘Amazing Products" - Shea Terra Organics Products are Fair Trade, Sustainable, cruelty-free and feature natural ingredients that are native to Africa. Shea Terra Organics vision is to share with the world natural skincare products that contain Africa's natural, indigenous and time-tested ingredients whilst creating economic sustainability for hard working families and helping to preserve their Africa's wildlife habitat. Shea Terra Organics Founder, Tammie Umbel, set out to create potent natural products with the philanthropic purpose to preserve Africans' wildlife habitats and bring income and economic sustainability to hardworking families across Africa. She works closely with cooperatives, scientists, conservationists and non-profits to actively seek out ingredients little known outside of remote parts of Africa.