Nek.awa Butter- What is it good for?

"As careful as we are about what we put into our body, we should take that same approach of thinking when we consider what we put on our skin and hair "-Awa Diaw, Founder Nek.awa Beauty

Let's take a look at our ingredients as listed on our site:



Shea butter is known for its anti-inflammatory properties, contains oleic, stearic, palmitic, and linolenic acids which protects the skin and hair and prevents dryness




Rosehip oil contains essential fatty acids to help repair and regenerate skin cells and hair follicles




Castor oil contains the ricinoleic acid which nourishes the skin and hair to enhance softness and smoothness




Avocado oil is rich in biotin, vitamins A, B-5, and E, antioxidants, minerals, and essential fatty acids which all promote healthy skin and hair



Aloe Vera Juice contains enzymes that repair skin cells and hair follicles


When creating the formulation for the nek.awa butter, we thought a lot about creating a product that not only can be used for multiple parts of the body but can also provide the ultimate nutrients, shine, and moisture to our customers.

As a result of our intentional approach in picking the best combination of ingredients, the nek.awa butter can be used for the following reasons:


  • Style naturally curly, coily, and kinky hair

  • Moisturize the body

  • Moisturize the hair

  • Stimulate hair growth by massaging onto scalp

  • Soften rough areas like the feet, knees, and elbows

  • Ease certain skin conditions such a eczema and acne


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