Nuci Blog

HAIR CARE // What lies beneath.

HAIR CARE // What lies beneath.

Of all the skin conditions out there, flaky scalp might be one of the biggest taboos. Most of us are comfortable talking about zits, breakouts, dry skin, discoloration, stretch marks, etc. but what lies beneath the hair and lives on the scalp tends to stay hush hush. Scalp issues are embarrassing. 

But why? 

The reality is most of us have had some form of dandruff or scalp irritation in our lives. Although the problem is mostly cosmetic and virtually harmless to our health, it is a benign indicator as to what is going on inside your body. Don't freak out,...


KOKUM BUTTER // Nature's 'secret' beauty secret.

KOKUM BUTTER // Nature's 'secret' beauty secret.

Natural skincare is getting a lot of attention these days, and we are of course very happy about that. You don't have to be a wellness enthusiast to have heard of the benefits of coconut oil, cocoa butter, shea butter, or maybe even mango butter. But what about kokum butter? We're guessing you may not have heard of that one yet. 

We talk a lot about the benefits of coconut oil in Nucifera,  but the truth is that coconut oil is in equal portion to the delightfully emollient and fragrance free kokum butter in our formula. 

Kokum butter is native to...


THE BALM // And how you can use it.

THE BALM // And how you can use it.

"Taking joy in living is a woman's best cosmetic."

That... and a little bit of coconut. 

We all know that beauty is only skin deep and that external attractiveness has very little to do with internal goodness or essential quality. What goes on with our skin is often a reflection of what is happening to our bodies on the inside. The skin is regularly overlooked, but it is one of the largest organs in...