Shea Moisture

Founded in Harlem in 1991 by Liberians Nyema Tubman and Richelieu Dennis, Shea Moisture was inspired by Dennis’ grandmother, Sofi Tucker, who sold shea butter at a village market in Sierra Leone in 1912. Since the brand’s inception, Shea Moisture have gained a reputation for natural, organic and sustainably-produced products. As such, the brand’s shampoos, conditioners and body washes are free from- parabens, petroleum, phthalates and formaldehyde.

Location of Origin: New York, USA
Year Established: 1991
Products Available: 100% Virgin Coconut Oil Daily Hydration Shampoo