Qhemet Biologics is an innovative line of high performance, natural products inspired by African, Mediterranean and Ayurvedic hair care traditions. Founded in 2004 by a historian with natural hair, Qhemet products are formulated to address the hair needs of conscientious naturals with thick, dry hair. Each product is carefully crafted to nourish, strengthen, growth and moisturize, exceptionally. We are embarking upon our 15th year of an uncompromising commitment to celebrating natural hair and promoting a natural beauty aesthetic. We want you to embrace your hair and embrace your heritage with ancestral hair care for modern naturals!
Amla & Olive Heavy Cream
This nourishingly rich blend of olive and castor oil, organic Ayurvedic herbs and natural humectants leaves coarse, dry and brittle hair extra soft, healthy and supple! This high porosity moisturizer is ideal for 4C-4B hair and can be used as a conditioner, an overnight treatment and styler. The ultra thick cream contains Amla, Brahmi and African Aloe, premium high-porosity, hair-moisturizing Afro-Indian botanicals used for thousands of years to nourish the scalp and strengthen and condition hair. MSM sulfur nurtures follicles and encourages healthy hair growth, Mediterranean Olive Oil delivers emollience and lubricity while Vegetable Glycerin and pure African Castor Oil imparts sheen, softness and exceptional moisture. Does not contain mineral oil, proteins, silicones, artificial fragrances, dyes or parabens. 100% VegetarianHas a natural, light citrus scent.
Burdock Root Butter Cream
This moderately rich hair moisturizer is ideal for African American hair textures, from 4b to 3c. Our Burdock Root Butter Cream works well with both high-porosity and low-porosity hair to provide lasting moisture. Keeping your natural hair well nourished will keep it soft and healthy and help deter brittleness and breakage. A little of this leave-in conditioner goes a long way. Use a moderate amount for fine natural hair and relaxed hair, then add more as needed. Whether you add it to wet or dry hair, it’ll work to keep your mane soft, supple and manageable for days without the build-up. No mineral oil No proteins No silicone’s No dyes No artificial fragrances No parabensHas a natural, light citrus scent
Castor & Amla Nourishing Pomade
The 100% natural, mineral oil-free and petroleum oil-free pomade conditions the scalp and softens edges and ends with pure. Nourish your scalp with the oils our ancestors used to encourage growth, thicken hair, reduce breakage, soften edges and ends, retain moisture and impart pliability and sheen. Treat your hair to a natural hair pomade for black hair. This product is made with pure castor oil and ayurvedic amla oil to hydrate the scalp and soften edges. The castor and amla pomade supports hair growth via a blend of ancient natural oils used traditionally to grow and thicken hair. Amla oil is used in Ayurvedic hair care to strengthen hair follicles, reduce shedding and soften hair. Use this nourishing pomade for locs, cornrows and twist outs to add softness, pliability and sheen. 100% Vegan, 100% Natural! Has a light, natural citrus scent. Does not contain mineral oil, petroleum/petrolatum, lanolin, beeswax, proteins, silicones, artificial fragrances, dyes or parabens.
Aethiopika Hydrate & Twist Butter
This hydrating, twist defining hair butter in a convenient sample size. This natural twist-out butter softens thick, dry hair with a blend of olive oil, mango butter and rice bran oil. A pinch of plant-derived wax helps minimize frizziness, hold braids and twists and smooth edges – making this hair butter ideal for high-porosity hair. Soy extract helps lock in moisture in this hydrating hair butter. Our Aethiopika hair butter is great for styling African hair. Recommended use it to create twists, braids, cornrows, and soften loose hair. It lends a soft, natural hold and won’t leave your hair stiff or cause flakiness. For extra moisture, try pairing it with our Castor & Moringa Softening Serum. Made with natural ingredients, our hair butter doubles as a body butter too. Try this hydrating twist butter today and discover just how soft your styled hair can be!
Egyptian Wheatgrass Cleansing Tea
This thick, shiny miracle oil is perfect for afro textured hair and acts as a hair growth and thickening agent and conditioner. Its natural humectant and barrier properties draw moisture to the hair, locking it in and preventing moisture loss. Applied to ends and edges, it counters brittleness and breakage which helps retain length. Castor Oil is essential to healthy hair, growth and length retention. The rich oil blend will keep dry, low porosity hair soft and supple, without weighing it down. With Egyptian Wheatgrass Cleansing Tea it is a nutrient-rich, sulfate-free shampoo for all hair types. Together with a lovely lavender scent, it produces a dense, creamy lather that rinses clean. Its gentle cleansing properties are enhanced with MSM to strengthen follicles and promote healthy hair growth. Just a small to moderate amount of our Wheetgrass. No sodium lauryl sulfates No mineral oil No proteins No silicones No artificial fragrances No dyes No parabens.
Coconut & Green Tea Softening Serum
Lighter than our Castor & Moringa Softening Serum, this rich, silky serum softens, smooths and revitalizes kinky/coily hair without weighing it down! Perfect for fine, thin and low porosity hair. Contains 100% pure Coconut, Green Tea and Castor Oils. Coconut Oil is reknown for its slip, lubricity and ability to penetrate the hair shaft to nourish and strengthen hair from within. It is used extensively in Ayurvedic hair care to keep hair vibrantly healthy and strong. Green Tea Oil is extracted from the seeds of the tea leaf or camellia plant. Rich in Omega 9 fatty acids, antioxidants and plant collagen, Green Tea Oil is a premium grade emollient, capable of nourishing, strengthening and hydrating both hair and skin. Castor Oil has been found in ancient Egyptian tombs dating back to 4000 B.C. Does not contain mineral oil, proteins, lanolin, silicone’s, artificial fragrances, dyes or parabens. Has a natural, light citrus scent. 100% Vegan, 100% Natural!
By Samantha Hunter