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How You Like Us Now?

How You Like Us Now?
We’re happy to say, that the reception of our second product has been a huge success.   Considering how we were receiving repeat sells before we even slapped a label for the jars, we were pretty confident that we’d get some positive feedback.  What we got, however, exceeded our expectations.

Our Latest Product! (We're So Excited)

Our Latest Product! (We're So Excited)
We are excited about the high quality as well as the enthusiastic reception of our latest product.  I’ve been using the cocoa butter for almost a year now and enjoy studying the healthy glow of my skin.

New Name: Sub Rosa Oil

New Name: Sub Rosa Oil
Though many women I’ve spoken with along this journey have responded positively to the name, marketing, on the other hand, has been… difficult.

Five Reasons to Buy PU55Y Oil This Valentine’s Day

Five Reasons to Buy PU55Y Oil This Valentine’s Day

Forget about the chocolate and flowers.  Forget about the fancy dinner (or… maybe let’s not forget about that).  We’d like to help you stretch your gift muscle a bit by giving you five good reasons to consider our PU55Y Oil as a staple in your secret bag of Valentine’s Day wonders. 

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A Weekend Shout-Out

A Weekend Shout-Out
  Yesterday some of us got the chance to drive out to Valencia to see our Social Media Managers installation on her school campus.  Quite an inter...

January 17: Martha Cotera

January 17: Martha Cotera
  Today we’d like to honor the works of feminist and Chicano activist of Martha Cotera, who was born on this day in 1938. Martha Cotera was one in...

The Name Game

The Name Game
We’re hitting the ground running in 2018 as we develop our next PU55Y Oil.  It’s richer and a little more complex than our current baby, but just as good (of course). 

Oil From the Tree of Life

Oil From the Tree of Life
The tree, which has a massive trunk, absorbs water like a sponge to get through the dry season and produces an oblong fruit with pink flesh that is extremely high in vitamin C.

Five Reasons PU55Y Oil Should be on Your Christmas Shopping List

Five Reasons PU55Y Oil Should be on Your Christmas Shopping List
  1. Christmas should be about quality, not quantity.

Sure, it feels good kicking open the door, swaggering in like Santa with a sack full of shinny wrapped gifts over our shoulder, but consider the gifts we’re actually giving.  Will they really be meaningful to the receivers or were they just cheap enough to sneak onto our shopping list to add bulk to our sacks and stroke our egos?

Our oil is of high quality, natural ingredients.  Hand poured.  Hand mixed.  Hand labeled and shipped with love.

Kindly Be Patient: We’re Still Learning

Kindly Be Patient: We’re Still Learning

I took all that time to type all those words to say… we made a mistake.

Heart of Yemalla 101: How we got our name

Heart of Yemalla 101: How we got our name
Heart of Yemalla is, as its name suggests, inspired by the essence of this Orisha, her strength, her love, her protection and confidence.  Her heart.