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2013 World Luxury Spa Award Winner Now Offers Specialty Skin Care Products and Spa Treatment Protocols to US Spas and Consumer

Take a Summer Safari this Summer with Africology! As the 2013 World Luxury Spa Award Winner for Best Luxury Spa Group, Africology has developed a following with well-traveled consumers and spa directors worldwide. “I love the story behind the Africology line,” says Patty Field, Director of Spa Operations at the Renaissance Lodge at Sonoma. “The products smell and feel wonderful, and are truly unique in the US marketplace.”

The Summer Safari Treatment series includes:

Africology Goddess Anti-Aging Facial – 90 minutes

This therapeutic journey begins with a warm back scrub, followed by neck and shoulder massage. Features marula seed oil, rooibos extract, Coenzyme Q10, frankincense, rose otto and geranium.

Soul of Africa Body Journey – 90 minutes

Ceremonial ritual featuring prized marula oil & neroli. Back exfoliation followed by Africology’s signature mud to release tension and detoxify.

Intuitive Herbal Massage – 75 minutes

Signature Africology open and close rituals and massage blend of your choice. Choose from relaxing, detox, muscle relaxing or energizing.

Summer Safari Detox Pedicure – 60 minutes

Features a scrub, foot massage and an intensely hydrating African Potato Masque blended with rooibos, aloe and marula antioxidant.

“The Summer Safari Treatments are ideal for combatting the effects of summer sun and fun,”  said Derya Yar Atterberry, President of Africology USA.  “Spa clients will experience these delightful products in the spa and quickly become addicted to the blends of pure essential oils and indigenous medicinal herb in the balms, mists, lotions, creams, oils and scrubs. Our spa treatments are inspired by the wisdom of Africa’s traditional healers and celebrate Africa’s vibrant heritage and plant life.”

Africology products are found in more than 300 luxury spas in South Africa and select resorts worldwide, including Four Seasons, Intercontinental, Shanti Ananda, Mauritus and Marley Resort & Spa. Product formulations feature organically grown ingredients such as rooibos, aloe ferox, marula and African potato—many directly from Africology’s farm in Knysna.

Africology prides itself on being a company that does not put profit above humanity. Committed to fair-trade, the Company respects the earth and supports local communities.  Africology is the winner of the Les Nouvelles Esthetiques South Africa Humanitarian Award in 2007 and Visionary Award in 2012. The Company spearheads several community-based projects, including The Ngrove Water Project which helps villages access water.

Africology USA is currently seeking select spa, resort and retail partners for wholesale opportunities. For inquiries, please contact Derya Yar Atterberry at 573-826-9577.

About Africology

Africology is the leading natural, eco-friendly and holistic spa and skincare company in South Africa, with its success spanning across international borders such as the USA, Europe and Britain. Therapeutic in its approach, Africology effectively enhances the integrity of your skin whilst simultaneously preventing premature aging. Product formulations and spa treatments are inspired by the wisdom of Africa’s traditional healers. Our aim is always to ensure that the body and biology are treated in harmony whilst enjoying a truly authentic African offering. Products can be purchased online at

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Treating Eczema with Geranium Balm…


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Africology’s Water Project in South Africa

Ngrove Water Project/ Mr Brown

The Ngrove Water Project is an attempt to help villages access water, a basic human right. With spas being privileged enough to have almost unlimited running water, it is only fair to give back to communities who have to walk many miles to collect only as much as they can carry.

Mr Brown is a very special elder; he has the most beautiful soul and spirit.

Many of his sons passed away and now he has to care and provide for his wives and children on his meager pension money.

He is however VERY skilled. He does agricultural land, carving, and produces all kinds of implements and decorative sticks and our Africology Intonga Amasatchi massage sticks!  He is very active and does not like to sit and ponder. Water at his village would change not only his and his wives and children’s life, but also of so many other people and dependents.

You can also help! If you are interested in helping please email us

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