Eco Lips Organic Mongo Kiss™ Lip Balm Vanilla Honey Description
Mongo Kiss Vanilla Honey Lip Balm
Lip Balm with a Kiss of Bliss
20% Fair Trade Certified™ Ingredients
Cruelty Free • Gluten Free
Non GMO Project Verified
Please your lips with our soft and supple vanilla honey Mongo Kiss. Certified organic mongongo oil from Zambia, Africa combined with Fair Trade Certified cocoa butter provide essential nutrients for your lips. Bliss out with this kissable ingredient combination.
Mongongo oil is used as a body rub by the !Kung bushmen of the Kalahari to cleanse and moisturize their skin, and protect it against the harsh desert environment.
The same tribe also eats the Mongongo fruit as their primary food. The nuts also contain: calcium, magnesium, iron, copper, zinc, thiamine, riboflavin, nicotinic acid, and high concentrations of vitamin E. The Kung bushmen are one of the few peoples of the world whose blood pressure does not increase with age.
Mongongo Oil is sourced from a rural village in Zambia, Africa. A social worker noticed the opportunity to help a group of women create an income by starting a business and learning how to efficiently harvest, process and perform quality assurance. The goal was to help them create more self-worth while increasing their net-worth.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
*Certified Organic Ingredients
We use a variety of nut oils in our products. Some studies have shown that refined nut oils do not contain the proteinaceous material known to cause allergic reaction and therefore are highly unlikely to cause an allergic reaction. However, every person is unique, and we recommend that if you suffer from nut allergies, read the ingredients before purchasing our product. If a skin reaction does occur, discontinue use and discuss with your physician.