Shea butter is a very nutritious, 100% natural vegetable butter that is solid at room temperature. Shea butter is made by pressing nuts from the African shea tree and has an ivory colour after processing.
It is a very versatile product that contains many nutrients and therefore has many beneficial properties for the body. It can be used as an anti-wrinkle cream, for skin ailments and for scrapes and burns. It helps to hydrate the skin, improve blood circulation and promote skin elasticity. Shea butter is widely used in soaps, shampoos, creams and lotions.