We are a small luxury skincare company based in Islington London. Founded by Amaka Olateju (Maks)
Our company philosophy is based based on 5 principles of Quality, Ingredients, No Animal testing, Recycling and Customer Care.
The Name WuChi by Maks, Pronounced (Woo-Chi) means 'Pre-heaven' in Ibo, one of the Three main languages in Nigeria,West Africa. The name draws its inspiration from the literal meaning of heaven- a state of extreme happiness.
WuChi skincare products have been developed to suit all skin types.
1. Our formulations are rich in active plant extract and scented with 100% pure essential oils for aroma and the therapeutic benefits it provides. We use only cold pressed exotic carrier oils and pure un-refined natural butters. And use Organic ingredients where ever possible.
2. Our products are developed to solve a problem, provide benefits and prevent damage done to the skin by free radicals and environmental damage.
3. WuChi products provide hydration, nourishment, and are packed with Vitamins, Antioxidants and essential Fatty Acids (EFA's) to keep the skin supple, nourished, glowing and revitalised.
4. Our moisturisers are packed with natural anti-aging ingredients and Antioxidants which are blended to provide unique treatment benefits to keep the skin restored and ageless.
5. Our creams provide deep nourishment and are specially recommended for anyone with dry skin or dry patches on feet, elbows or knees.
*Research shows that the skin absorbs 60-70% of what you put on it, the average woman applies over 200 chemicals on her body from using everyday cosmetics and products; and some of these absorbed chemicals are potentially harmful to the body.
6. WuChi products give you healthy skin without the chemical overload.We prefer to use- plant oils for their nutrients and nourishing benefits instead of mineral oil.
7. We prefer to use food grade preservatives instead of Parabens that have been linked to controversies and hormonal imbalance.
8. Our products are unique because they are handmade by us to reach our customers as fresh as possible.
9. Our products are concentrated and richer than commercial products; all you need is just a bit because a little goes a long way; this is simply due to the active natural ingredients our formulas contain.
10. We believe nature heals; hence our products are free from toxic chemicals, cruelty free, do not contain harsh chemicals, mineral oils or Parabens.