Nubian Heritage Body Lotion Shea Butter & Aloe
A fragrance-free gentle moisturizing lotion that blends Fair Trade Shea and Cocoa Butters with Vitamin E to nourish and soothe delicate and sensitive skin. Aloe Vera naturally hydrates the skin while Cocoa and Shea Butters soften and condition.
Nubian Heritage is the brainchild of two New York street vendors. In 1992, fresh out of college and without jobs. Rich and Nyema embarked on a mission to produce luxurious natural products from traditional African recipes with organic and fair trade ingredients. Today Nubian Heritage offers hundreds of culturally authentic natural products inspired by global ancient healing philosophies. Although Nubian Heritage products are no longer made in bath tubs, little else has changed, the company still makes its own products, still uses fair trade and organic ingredients and still invests in community commerce.
Aloe Vera, referred to as the "Plant of Immortality" by Ancient Egyptians, has been cited in herbal medicine for its health benefits and skin soothing properties as early as 4,000 B.C. Reportedly Aloe Vera was used by Queen Nefertiti and Queen Cleopatra as part of their beauty treatments. Rich in skin-softening essential fatty acids, Fair Trade Shea Butter, blended with Cocoa Butter, deeply nourishes and moisturizes skin. Complementing the ingredients'' skin softening and soothing properties, our package pattern symbolizes hope.