Size: 4 oz
Botanical Name: Vitellaria paradoxa
Country of Origin: Ghana
Description: Used for skin care, Shea Butter is hailed for its protective and emollient properties and is often used as a natural moisturizing agent. It penetrates deeply and leaves a smooth, satiny finish. When adding butters to creams and lotions, it might be necessary to gently warm until the texture is soft enough to mix.
Shea Butter is extracted from the nut of the Shea Tree in West Africa. This butter has been used for many centuries for skin care. Dating back to Egyptian times, it was carried in clay jars and used for cosmetic treatments such as:
-Healing cracked and sun damaged skin
-Healing damaged hair
Shea Butter is widely used around the world, offering therapeutic and healing properties to both the body and mind.
Consistency: Solid at room temperature. The jar can be placed in a bowl of warm water until it is soft enough to blend.
Cautions: None known.
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