Shea Butter

Shea Butter (Organic & Unrefined)

Shea Butter (Butyrospermun parkii)

An amazing butter that has grown in popularity over the last 10 years or so. It is native to West and East Africa where it has been used for centuries for medicinal and culinary purposes. Local West African terms for it include- Ori (Yoruba, Nigeria), Okwuma (Igbo, Nigeria) and Nkuto (Twi- Ghana). It has been used traditionally in these communities for medicinal purposes which include a variety of skin conditions and joint pain.

Its fatty acid content helps to balance oils on the skin, while triglycerides help to nourish and condition the skin. Cetyl esters are the waxy part of the butter that lock in moisture helping the skin to remain hydrated. The cold pressed version is also rich in vitamins A, E and F i.e. vitamins known for promoting healthy skin growth

*Herbal Skin Mix
If you have skin pigmentation problems, desire an even skin tone or have a skin condition such as eczema or acne, contact us for a free consultation on the best herbs & oils (may include a bespoke mix) or conventional skin product to use with expert advise on how best to manage your skin condition.
200g - £3.50

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