Introducing Organic Savanna, the Kenyan based impact driven skincare brand, as products launch in the UK.
Online PR News – 22-April-2020 – Nairobi – Based in Kenya, Organic Savanna is an impact driven skincare brand with a mission to empower people.
Beginning with the simple idea that products should not only be made well but also do good, Organic Savanna planted over 30,000 aloe vera plants on their community-run farm in Thika and began making soap in 2017.
Today, the Organic Savanna collection includes a wide range of skincare products and home accessories. All products are ethical, palm free and vegan friendly.
Organic Savanna products are available on organicsavanna.com, at select UK retail stores and online.
SKINCARE THAT GIVES BACK
100% of profits are reinvested back into local communities for social good, meaning each Organic Savanna product sold helps to create jobs, fund education for children and protect the environment in Kenya. Organic Savanna’s impact to date:
• $640,000 reinvested into local communities
• 94 jobs created
• 1,530 children educated
• 3,800 glass bottles upcycled
• 400 trees planted
A SUSTAINABLE APPROACH
Committed to creating products that benefit the local community as well as the planet, Organic Savanna involve the community at every stage of production - from harvest to sale - and only use ethically sourced natural ingredients and sustainable packaging. Organic Savanna has been 100% sustainable since 2017.
Made by hand, Organic Savanna products are created in small batches on the Organic Savanna farm using raw ingredients sourced locally from women’s groups and farmer co-ops across East Africa:
• Aloe Vera from the Organic Savanna farm • Avocado from the Organic Savanna farm • Baobab from Northern Kenya
• Coconut from the Kenyan Coast
• Coffee Beans from Rwanda
• Shea Butter from Uganda
• Frankincense from Sudan
• Essential Oils from the foothills of Mount Kenya
EARTH FRIENDLY PACKAGING
Organic Savanna strive to use 100% recycled, recyclable or reusable materials as part of its packaging, creating a sustainable and environmentally friendly product range.
Bar soaps, handwash, body wash, hand & body lotion, shampoo, conditioner, lip balms, candles and a small home accessories offering.
SUPPORTING COMMUNITIES DURING COVID-19
As part of the global effort to combat the outbreak of Covid- 19, Organic Savanna is supporting its local communities in Kenya to help those impacted by the disease. This includes setting up handwashing stations in local villages, donating food packages to 300 families and partnering with a local NGO helping to make and distribute hand sanitiser, using aloe vera from the Organic Savanna farm, to disadvantaged communities in Nairobi.