Shea Moisture

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Since 1912, SheaMoisture has created its award-winning, shea butter-based skin and haircare products with family recipes handed down from creator and CEO, Richelieu Dennis' grandmother Sofi Tucker, who as a young mother, marketed her shea butter creations to support her family in Sierra Leone. "EveryBody Requires Love" at SheaMoisture, and products are created with organic and certified organic ingredients. Shea butter is ethically-sourced from 13 co-ops in Northern Ghana, as part of the brand Community Commerce attempts.

The parent company of Nubian and SheaMoisture Heritage. We produce quality, all-natural skin and hair care products.

An Amityville, N.Y.-based manufacturer of branded hair and skin products

Sundial Brands, parent company of Nubian Heritage brands and the SheaMoisture, produces and manufactures beauty and personal care products with certified organic and environmentally sourced ingredients, while sparking a Community Commerce program that is international.

The company is inspired by Richelieu's grandmother Sofi, who offered salves and shea butter soaps from Sierra Leone to support her family, after she was widowed at a young age. Sofi became known to be a healer thoughout the countryside, also educated her recipes into her Richelieu. And after graduating from college, he included four generations of wisdom and recipes into bath and body products, along with best Nyema Tubman, friend, began selling the creations across Harlem's sidewalks. Nyema, his mother, Mary and also richelieu established also the SheaMoisture along with parent firm Sundial Brands and Nubian Heritage manufacturers, and drew the interest of domestic chains.

Currently operating in two state-of-art production centers, SheaMoisture can be found at Target, Walgreens, CVS, Ulta, Rite Aid and Duane Reade; Nubian Heritage is available at Whole Foods, Vitamin Shoppe, Wegmans, Earth Fare, Sprouts, Pharmaca and independent health food shops throughout the country. Both brands hav

Shea Moisture Brand Analysis

Shea Moisture has 9 products, specializing in Beauty & Personal Care.

Shea Moisture is rated 8 out of 10 based on our analysis of product reviews and ratings.

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