Eco Lips - Mongo Kiss Lip Balm Vanilla Honey - 0.25 oz. (7g) Eco Lips Mongo Kiss Lip Balm Vanilla Honey will please your lips with a 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. Mongo Kiss Lip Balms feature certified organic ingredients and Fair Trade Certified Cocoa Butter infused with Mongongo Oil, a nutrient-rich oil from Zambia, Africa. Used for centuries by the Kung bushmen of the Kalahari to cleanse and moisturize their skin, Mongongo Oil is high in Vitamin E and other nutrients perfect for nourishing skin. A natural humectant (attracts and retains moisture), Mongo Kiss contains essential fatty acids necessary for your skin to create a flexible barrier that can prevent and repair skin damage. Eco Lips' Mongongo Oil is sourced from a small rural village, helping a group of women create self-worth while increasing their net-worth. USDA Organic Fair Trade Certified GMO Free Gluten Free Tube Made from Over 40% Recycled Material Where does Mongongo Oil Come From It 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. What are the traditional uses of Mongongo Fruit & Nut Oil 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.