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Get ready to be amazed by the incredible benefits of African black soap! Packed with antioxidants, vitamins A, and E, this magical soap heals acne, eczema, and psoriasis, fades skin discolorations, relieves dry and irritated skin, and evens out texture and tone. It's like a nourishing feast for your skin that leaves you feeling confident and radiant. So go ahead and indulge in the goodness of African black soap – your beautiful canvas deserves nothing but the best!

ALOE VERA (Aloe Barbadensis)

This amazing ingredient contains proteolytic enzymes that work wonders in repairing dead skin cells on the scalp. Not only that, but it also acts as a fabulous conditioner, leaving your locks irresistibly smooth and shiny. But wait, there's more! It promotes hair growth, prevents itching on the scalp, reduces dandruff, and conditions your hair like a dream.

AMLA POWDER (Emblica Officinalis (Amla) Fruit Powder)

An Ayurvedic herb made from the Indian gooseberry (Emblica Officinalis). Strengthens the scalp and hair whilst also stimulating hair growth. Known to reduce hair loss and also prevents or treats dandruff and dry scalp.

APRICOT OIL (Prunus Armeniaca)

A rejuvenating natural oil that's ideal for softening fine lines and restoring a healthy glow to the skin. Rich in essential fatty acids, this gentle oil has excellent restorative properties that promote soft, radiant hair and soothes dry skin. The emollient properties help to exfoliate and moisturise the skin, helping it retain moisture, eliminating patches of dry skin, and relieving inflammatory conditions, such as rosacea, psoriasis, and eczema.

ARGAN OIL (Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil)

A great moisturiser and can be used to fight both dandruff and dry scalp as it has extraordinarily high in vitamin E and antioxidants. It also helps to fight frizz, keeps hair protected from damage and adds shine.

AVOCADO OIL (Persea Gratissima Oil)

The perfect oil for improving the levels of moisture and strength in your hair. It is extremely rich in oleic acid and monounsaturated fats, making it one of few oils that can actually penetrate the hair shaft and moisturise your hair, rather than sitting on top and coating your hair. These fats also strengthen the hair shaft and help prevent breakage. It also helps to moisturise and protect your skin from damaging UV rays and also increases collagen metabolism

BAOBAB OIL (Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil)

Rich in omega 3, 6 and 9 fatty acids to help towards maintaining healthy, firm skin. Baobab oil is derived from the seeds of the Baobab tree, a tree that is native to Eastern and Southern Africa. The hydrating, coating and moisturising properties of baobab oil can help to strengthen your hair for greater elasticity and less breakage.


A herb that has been used throughout India for centuries. Bhringraj Powder is a herbal powder of a herb which is best known for its hair benefits. The oil helps boost blood circulation to the scalp, stimulating it and triggering hair growth.

CARROT SEED OIL (Daucus Carota Seed Oil)

Cold pressed from the carrot seeds, and it's used in cosmetics for anti-aging properties in skin care. Carrot seed essential oil has shown antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties.

CASTOR OIL (Ricinus Communis)

Derived from the castor bean, this thick emollient is perfect for soothing dry skin when applied externally. But that's not all – it's also an ideal choice for hair treatments as it softens and nourishes those luscious locks. And here's a little secret: many people swear by its ability to stimulate faster hair growth and promote thicker strands.

COCONUT OIL (Cocos nucifera (Coconut) Oil)

This versatile ingredient is a true powerhouse – it reduces inflammation, keeps your skin moisturized, and aids in wound healing. But wait, there's more! The medium-chain fatty acids present in coconut oil have antimicrobial properties that can work wonders in treating acne and protecting your skin from harmful bacteria. And that's not all – when it comes to hair, coconut oil adds luster, shine, and softness while preventing breakage and split ends. Get ready for healthy, beautiful hair that contributes to your desired length.

GRAPESEED OIL (Vitis vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil)

It's time to meet the ultimate multitasker – argan oil. This liquid gold moisturizes and conditions your hair without leaving any greasy residue behind. Say goodbye to dandruff and hair loss because argan oil has got you covered. Not only that, it strengthens your precious strands, allowing them to grow faster and healthier than ever before. The vitamin E content in argan oil works wonders in building up the hair tissue, while the linoleic acid promotes optimal hair growth.

JOJOBA OIL (Simmondsia Chinensis)

Jojoba Oil has anti-inflammatory properties which help to tame chaffing and chapping, reduce redness caused by drying, ease the effects of eczema and rosacea, and keep skin calm and comfortable. The Vitamin E and B-complex vitamins in the Jojoba Oil help in skin repair and damage control.

KAOLIN CLAY (China Clay)

One of the most gentle among all the other types of clays used in skin care. It has a neutral pH and is rich in silica dioxide. It is gentle on your skin and makes it soft and healthy. Also strengthens hair, improves elasticity, and helps repair damaged hair. It soothes the scalp, helps treat dandruff, and encourages hair growth.

LAVENDER OIL (Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil)

Deeply conditions the hair, keeping it shiny, and helping to control dandruff. It also gently moisturises skin, and is non-comedogenic meaning it does not clog the pores. Lavender oil is naturally antibacterial, meaning that it kills acne-causing bacteria that might infiltrate your pores. This makes it perfect for preventing, calming, and healing painful acne breakouts.


Also known as Vitamin B3 and Nicotinamide, Niacinamide is a water-soluble vitamin that works with the natural substances in your skin to help visibly minimise enlarged pores, tighten lax pores, improve uneven skin tone, soften fine lines and wrinkles, diminish dullness, and strengthen a weakened surface.

NEEM OIL (Azadirachta Indica)

An evergreen plant with properties to help treat fungal infections. It conditions your scalp, promotes healthy hair growth, temporarily seals hair follicles and soothes frizz. It deeply penetrates skin to restore moisture, enhance elasticity, smooth wrinkles, stimulate collagen production, and heal cracks caused by dryness.

OLIVE OIL (Olea Europea)

This incredible ingredient is packed with Vitamins A, D, E, and K, making it a powerhouse for your skin. Just like the ancient Greeks who used to bathe with olive oil, you can now experience its mild and superior qualities in soap form. But that's not all – olive oil is truly invaluable for its moisturizing properties. Get ready to indulge in the moisturizing goodness of olive oil and give your skin and hair the love it deserves!

ORANGE SWEET ESSENTIAL OIL (Citrus aurantium dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil)

This amazing ingredient is a game-changer for your skin, helping to maintain its health, appearance, and texture. It promotes clarity, radiance, and smoothness while reducing the signs of acne and other uncomfortable skin conditions. But that's not all – Orange Sweet Essential Oil is also a fantastic moisturizer for brittle hair. It works wonders in improving the smoothness of hair strands, leaving you with gorgeous locks that are soft and lustrous.

PINK CLAY (Kaolin)

Rich in Silica, which can help to improve skin elasticity and cell renewal for supple, younger looking skin. Gently exfoliating and light on the skin, Pink Clay leaves skin silky soft and smooth, can help to minimise blackheads and promotes a radiant and balanced complexion.

RHASSOUL CLAY (Moroccan Lava Clay)

The high levels of silica and magnesium content, make Rhassoul clay specially good for skin. In fact, this clay can be used daily instead of soap for a gentle way to cleanse that won't strip skin of beneficial oils.

ROSEHIP SEED OIL (Rosa canina Fruit Oil)

The fatty acids and Vitamin A in Rosehip Oil moisturises the skin, and also promotes skin regeneration, and can improve skin flexibility and permeability. This means that products containing Rosehip Oil can improve skin texture and even reduce the appearance of acne scars.

ROSE PETAL POWDER (Rosa Centifolia (Rose) Petal Powder)

Helps to do away with skin irritations like dermatitis, eczema etc., the rose petal powder helps treat acne and other breakouts while maintaining the pH balance of the skin. Also brightens the skin and evens skin tone.

SHEA BUTTER (Butyrospermum Parkii)

Pure unrefined Raw Shea Butter has been used in Africa for many years to combat the effects of ageing. It tones the skin - a fabulous skin emollient OVERALL rich in vitamins A, E &F. Seals moisture into hair strands, soothes dry & Itchy Scalp, treats split ends and Breakage.Effective Natural Conditioner.

SLIPPERY ELM (Ulmus Rubra)

Treats Dull Hair. The fatty acids, polyphenols, and other essential nutrients present in the elm help in the treatment of dry and dull hair. The elm makes them smoother and shinier, thus adding to the volume of your hair. It also removes dandruff and treats damaged strands.

SUNFLOWER SEED OIL (Helianthus Annuus)

This is a great source of vitamin E, rich in nutrients and antioxidants. It is also effective for combatting skincare issues like acne, inflammation, general redness and irritation of the skin. Sunflower oil has emollient properties that help the skin retain its moisture.

SWEET ALMOND OIL (Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil)

Full of vitamin E, vitamin A, monosaturated fatty acids, protein, potassium, and zinc. The fatty acids help your skin retain moisture and can heal chapped and irritated skin.

VITAMIN PRO B5 (D-Panthenol)

Helps to keep skin soft, smooth, and healthy. Deeply hydrating, it helps to keep skin quenched by absorbing moisture from the air. It also has an anti-inflammatory effect that can help stimulate your skin's healing processes.


Can stimulate capillary growth in your scalp, with in turn supports hair growth; it prevents breakage and pesky split ends; its antioxidants even boost hair's elasticity and shine. Vitamin E also moisturises and nourishes your skin. It adds to your glow and makes your skin smooth and healthy. The oil is also known to reduce hyperpigmentation and wrinkles, besides maintaining skin health


This information may help the customer understand the typical features of some of the ingredients used in our range of products, however, this should in no way be construed as claims made by Kiya Cosmetics as to their perceived medical benefits.