10 Reasons We Love Shea Butter–Africa’s Miracle Moisturizer

Shea butter is considered Africa’s miracle moisturizer and for good reason. It isn’t just a trendy cosmetic ingredient. In fact it has stood the test of time, as it has been central to beauty rituals since the days of Cleopatra, as it is an amazingly effective emollient. Scientific studies prove that Shea butter is an … More 10 Reasons We Love Shea Butter–Africa’s Miracle Moisturizer

Fragrance & Body Care to Help the Summer Linger a Little Longer

With the kids going back to school and The Labor Day Holiday weekend approaching, it’s the unofficial start of the fall season.  However, if you aren’t quite ready to accept that reality and want to hold on to summer for  a little longer, get a whiff of these TerraNova fragrance, bath and body favorites and … More Fragrance & Body Care to Help the Summer Linger a Little Longer

Going ‘Nuts’ For Coconuts! Benefits of Coconut Oil in Skincare

Coconut oil is a delicious tasting and smelling oil that is a great supplement to any diet whether you want to lose weight, build muscle, or just have more energy throughout the day.  But, today, we’re not going to tell you about all the wonderful benefits of this oil for your diet, but rather tell you about all … More Going ‘Nuts’ For Coconuts! Benefits of Coconut Oil in Skincare

Hibiscus – The Natural ‘Botox’ Plant

Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants in the mallow family, with several hundred species native to warm, tropical regions.1 It’s beautiful flowers are trumpet-shaped and come in a variety of vibrant colors.  Many cultures use the hibiscus flower and other parts of the plant for teas, jams, spices, soups, and sauces.  In addition to all the … More Hibiscus – The Natural ‘Botox’ Plant

Tips to Getting the Perfect Sunless Tan At Home

Looking for a little “healthy” color this summer but are uncertain on how to achieve the perfect faux tan?  Here are some of Terranova‘s top tips for flawless sunless tanner application: Exfoliate – This important first step is necessary to remove dead skin cells from the surface.  When you don’t exfoliate, skin will have the … More Tips to Getting the Perfect Sunless Tan At Home

The Great Spring Break Escape – Africa

This week we continue on our Great Spring Break Escape feature exploring fragrance inspired destinations.  Today, we travel to Africa where Terranova’s Shea Blossom originates. Shea comes from the Shea Tree which is indigenous to Africa.1  The shea fruit consists of a thin, tart, pulp that surrounds a relatively large, oil-rich seed from which shea butter is extracted. … More The Great Spring Break Escape – Africa