• Karoo Sisters Magazine Feature

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Feedback from our Day 1 Customer

"I have been using Ona Mae skincare products for the past few years, and I must say, it has been a transformative journey for my skin. As someone who has struggled with various skin issues, finding a brand that not only addresses my concerns but also provides noticeable results has been a challenge. However, Ona Mae has exceeded all my expectations and more.

First and foremost, I appreciate their commitment to using natural and clean ingredients. Their formulations are free from harmful chemicals, parabens, and artificial fragrances, making it perfect for sensitive skin like mine. The moment I applied their products, I felt the difference - the lightweight texture and gentle feel were an absolute delight. Especially since I have skin allergies.

The Ona Mae skincare routine has become an integral part of my day. From their refreshing cleanser that effectively removes impurities without leaving my skin dry, to the powerful, yet gentle serums that have diminished my stubborn scars and fine lines, each product is thoughtfully designed and targets specific concerns. The overall improvement in my skin's texture and tone has been remarkable, and I now find myself wearing less makeup, confident in my skin's natural radiance.

One standout product from their line is the Glow-Getter Vitamin A Serum. Packed with potent antioxidants and skin-renewing ingredients, this serum has given my skin a newfound brightness and suppleness. I noticed a reduction in the appearance of pores and a more even complexion after just a few weeks of regular use.

Additionally, their Intense Hydration Moisturiser (Anti-Aging Peptide Moisturiser) is a treat for my skin, leaving it plump, hydrated, and noticeably rejuvenated and looking younger.

Another aspect that sets Ona Mae apart is their customer service. Their team is incredibly knowledgeable, responsive, and always ready to assist with personalized recommendations based on individual skin needs. It's refreshing to feel valued as a customer, and it's evident that they genuinely care about their customers' skincare journey.

The packaging is sleek and environmentally friendly, which aligns perfectly with their commitment to sustainability. Knowing that their products are ethically sourced and cruelty-free adds to the positive experience of using Ona Mae skincare.

In conclusion, I cannot recommend Ona Mae skincare enough. It has truly transformed my skin and my overall confidence. If you are searching for an effective, clean, and sustainable skincare brand, look no further than Ona Mae.

Their products have become my holy grail, and I'm excited to continue using them as part of my daily routine." Nyeleti Mnisi

Ona Mae Kits
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    Vitamin C Serum South Africa

    There are multiple questions around Vitamin C serums or Vitamin C treatments

    Selecting the correct Vitamin C Serum is essential. You need a product that is going to show results over time (skin transformation is not a sprint, rather a marathon), but not one that will cause reactions and damage to your skin. This is where Ona Mae comes in, our Vitamin C Serum is called the Super-Charged Vitamin C Serum. This super-charged serum, with Vitamin C(5%) + Alpha Arbutin (2%) + Kojic Acid + Ferulic Acid + Licorice Root Extract. When we said Super-Charged, we meant it. This potent serum helps fade hyperpigmentation and dark marks (dark spot remover). Treats discoloured skin, also brightens complexion and helps even out skin tone, while minimizing fine lines and wrinkles, and hydrates skin.

    Formulated in South Africa. Ona Mae celebrates Skin of Colour. With multiple customer reviews. 

     Star Ingredients:

    5% Vitamin C,

    2% Alpha Arbutin,

    Kojic Acid

    Ferulic Acid

    Licorice Root Extract

    Hyaluronic Acid

    Directions (How to apply our Vitamin C Serum):

    Apply a few drops to face and neck AM and/or PM (preferably), after cleansing, before moisturiser and oils. Don't forget Sunblock in the AM.

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  • Applying skincare in order

    How to Apply Skincare

    Do you know how to apply your skincare products for oily and acne-prone skin?

    Recommended AM Routine:

     - Cleanse, lather your preferred cleanser, massage and rinse. Gently pat face dry.

     - Apply a few drops of Ona Mae Blemish Buster Niacinamide Serum, wait about 20seconds.

     - Apply Ona Mae Anti-aging Peptide Face Lotion

    - Ensure that you apply Sunblock, everyday. SPR 50 is ideal. 

    Recommended PM Routine:

     - Cleanse, lather your preferred cleanser, massage and rinse. Gently pat face dry.

     - Apply a few drops of Ona Mae Super-Charged Vitamin C Serum, wait about 20seconds.

     - Apply Ona Mae Anti-aging Peptide Face Lotion

    * Starting with once a week, & increasing to a maximum 3 times a week, swap the Super-Charged Vitamin C Serum for the Glow on then Vitamin A Serum. (*N.B. Do Not apply Super-Charged Vitamin C Serum and Glow on Then Vitamin A Serum in the same routine). 

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  • Anti Aging Cream South Africa

    Do Anti-Aging Products Really Work?

    Anti-Aging creams, moisturisers and creams;  anti-wrinkle treatments - do these products really work? If so, what is the best South African anti-aging solution?

    These questions are valid and important. Before spending your hard earned cash on just any anti-aging products, do your research and look at reviews of these products. The answer is YES, the right products will work. 

    We have invested in research & development and have formulated two anti-aging moisturisers, which is not a one-size-fits-all product. We have catered for normal, dry and mature skin, as well as oily and acne-prone skin. 

    Our Anti-Aging Peptide Moisturiser is a super luxurious anti-aging Face Moisturiser contains Matrixyl Peptide Complex (known for making skin plumper, firmer and younger-looking); Mango Butter (which contains vitamin A, an antioxidant that stimulates the skin's natural renewal process) and Meadowfoam Seed Oil (hydrates skin by creating a barrier to prevent moisture from escaping). This Anti-Aging Face Moisturiser will leave your skin feeling deeply hydrated, soft and smooth; while visibly reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Suitable for Normal to Dry Skin, including Mature Skin. The Ultimate Anti-Aging Moisturiser.

    Our Anti-Aging Peptide Face Lotion is a lightweight anti-aging Face Lotion contains Matrixyl, which is a peptide complex (known for making skin plumper, firmer and younger-looking); Kalahari Melon Seed Oil (known for it's skin soothing properties, balances moisture in the skin, contains vitamins A, C and E); Turmeric (known to soothe and calm irritated skin).This Anti-Aging Face Lotion will leave your skin less oily but hydrated and smooth; while visibility reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. The ultimate Anti-Aging Face Lotion. Suitable for Acne-Prone & Oily Skin, and Normal Skin to Oily Skin.

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  • A Big Week for Ona Mae

    From being featured on SA FM (which was huge for us as it was our first radio interview), to being featured in Karoo Sisters magazine, to attending The Business Show Africa 2023. What an exciting week it was.

    Recap of a week at Ona Mae

  • How to layer Hyaluronic Acid Serum and Vitamin C Serum Together

    Dry Skin, been using Ona Mae range for a while & want to step up your routine by layering your Ona Mae Dual Hyaluronic Acid Serum & Super Charged Vitamin C Serum in the same routine?

    Check out this video:

    How to layer Hyaluronic Acid Serum and Vitamin C Serum Together

  • Men also love the Ona Mae Range

    We receive feedback from men who love their Ona Mae products.

    Acne-prone, oily, dry, mature, irritated skin? Ona Mae has you covered.

    Check out this video:

    Men also love the Ona Mae Range

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    Ona Mae is deeply Personal to Ramona

    "Ona Mae is extremely personal to me, after getting adult acne and not being able to find affordable skincare products that worked on my own skin and that didn’t damage my skin, being a person of colour..."

    Check out the full video:

    Ramona's personal skin journey that led to Ona Mae

  • Ingredients to include in your Skincare Routine if you have Dry Skin

    Do you know which ingredients to include in your skincare routine if you have dry skin? Knowing your skin type is crucial and knowing which ingredients to include is the next step.

    Check out our video on this topic:

    Ingredients to include in your skincare routine if you have dry skin

  • A simple night routine that will treat pigmentation

    Looking for a simple night routine to treat pigmentation, dark marks & hyperpigmentation?

    Check out Tasnim's simply PM skincare routine

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