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Shea Butter (Unrefined)

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100% Pure Shea Butter Unrefined

Shea Butter is obtained from the Shea-Karite Tree (or Shea Tree) which is native to West Africa, and has been used in African skin & hair care for generations. It is naturally rich in vitamins A, E and F, and is said to offer a mild sun protection factor (approximately SPF 6). It is solid at room temperature but softens when warmed and on contact with skin.

Shea Butter is rich in fats, making it a fantastic moisturiser for dry and ageing skin, and is commonly used for the treatment of various skin conditions such as dermatitis, psoriasis, eczema and blemishes. It is also useful in helping to reduce the appearance of scars, hives, rashes, fine lines and wrinkles, whilst strengthening, protecting and regenerating the skin. Experiments show that it also possesses anti-inflammatory properties.

Shea butter can be used on its own directly on the skin, but is also commonly used in skin care products. As an industry favourite, it is used in a variety of applications ranging from Lip balms, Body masks, Creams, Lotions, Body butters, Hair care products, Liquid and Bar Soaps, Bath oils, Suncare products, Baby products, and the list goes on.

Unlike many Shea Butters that are solvent extracted, AWO's Shea Butter is cold pressed using a traditional hand extraction method. It is not melted down when packaging, it is carved straight from the block, avoiding any unnecessary heating.

Ingredients: Shea (Butyrospermum Parkii) Butter

INCI Name: Butyrospermum Parkii (Vitellaria paradoxa)

Other Names: Raw Shea Butter, Karite Butter, African Butter

Method of Extraction: Traditional extraction method by hand (solvent free)

Country of Origin: Ghana

Appearance: Creamy to Golden Yellow Solid Butter

Recommended Usage: Bar Soaps: 3 - 12 % | Lotions & Creams: 2 - 20% | Balms: 5 - 100 %

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  • 5
    Shea Butter (unrefined)

    Posted by Keli Robinson on 8th Jul 2020

    I’ve used this product for a really long time. It helpEd get rid of my psoriasis when it was really bad and now helps keep it under control. Great for bites, rashes, etc

  • 5
    love it!

    Posted by Unknown on 25th Jun 2020

    absolutely amazing! Great quality Shea Butter

  • 5
    shea butter, evening primrose oil, beeswax pellets

    Posted by cecily messer on 4th Jun 2020

    all products are very good quality

  • 4
    shea butter unrefined

    Posted by sharon martin on 25th May 2020

    very good quality product