AKSANTI COLLECTION-UKWELI (Truth in Swahili) speaks to our natural goddess authenticity in go-together shades of amber and umber that push it just past nude to play up eyes with a subtle edge of shimmer. Nestled in a sleek mirrored compact, 6 complementary satin to matte shades carefully curated by BLK/OPL Global Brand Ambassador, Noella Coursaris Musunka, to sculpt and define eyes from simple neutrals to sophisticated looks. Vitamin-enriched formulas condition and offer a silky smooth finish. Pigment-rich. Crease resistant. Paraben-free. UKWELI features the following Swahili-named shades: KITOKO (Chic), ELIMU (Education), AKILI (Intelligence), UKUBWA (Greatness), KAMILIFU (Perfection), MAFANIKIO (Prosperity)
SHOP FOR A CAUSE 25% proceeds from your purchase of the AKSANTI Collection will be donated to Noella's charity, MALAIKA, a 501(c)(3) non-for-profit organizarion, to help support literacy in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Learn more. We are united by our sisterhood and our commitment to empowering self-expression through beauty, education and art.
To celebrate all we are, we have commissioned artist Nicholle Kobi to design the AKSANTI Collection packaging. Nicholle's art embodies the bold spirit of our authenticity, heritage and sisterhood that inspires us everyday.
Using an eyeshadow brush, apply color dry, for a rich shimmer color or wet, for intense pigmented color. Use each shadow separately or blend shades to create neutral, smoky or sophisticated looks.
Polychromatic Eyeshadow. Ingredients: Mica, Talc, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Tricaprylin, Zinc Stearate, Ceresin, Aqua/Water/Eau, Lanolin Alcohol (Lanolin), Tocopherol, Ascorbyl Palmitate, BHT, Tetrasodium EDTA, Potassium Sorbate, Chlorphenesin. Matte Eyeshadow. Ingredients: Talc, Polyethylene, Zinc Stearate, Tricaprylin, Tocopherol, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Tetrasodium EDTA, Potassium Sorbate, Chlorphenesin. MAY CONTAIN (+/-): Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Carmine (CI 75470), Ultramarines (CI 77007), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Chromium Hydroxide Green (CI 77289), Chromium Oxide Greens (CI 77288), Ferric Ferrocyanide (CI 77510), Bronze Powder (CI 77400), Bismuth Oxychloride (CI 77163), Aluminum Powder (CI 77000), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Red 40 Lake (CI 16035), Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090) ‘Contains Carmine as a Color Additive’