Stephan Helary doesn’t have to look far for ingredient inspiration. Plants and trees such as buchu, kigelia and marula depended upon for centuries for medicinal purposes are common in Southern Africa, where the creator and CEO of luxury skincare brand Terres d’Afrique makes his home in South Africa’s largest city, Johannesburg.
Terres d'Afrique has long been a favorite of skincare lovers in Africa and now the brand is bringing a three-step routine to the United States.
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Dr. Helary’s interests in plants and ethnobotany led him to found Terres d’Afrique, a brand that uses potent formulations of uniquely African skincare ingredients. We caught up with Dr. Helary to learn more about his journey and the sustainable collection.
“If normally you just wash your face, moisturize and use lip balm, try adding a serum to your routine,” Daley suggested. “Terres d’Afrique has a beautiful Uplifting Serum ($120) that really works — and I’ve tried so many. I’ve noticed a significant difference since I started using it.”
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